Eat Pray Love, Film, Movie, Review, The Flawed Guru

Eat Pray Love

I’m not exactly known as a ‘chick flick’ kind of guy, but at the same time if a film is made well, then I’m always keen to check it out. With Eat Pray Love firmly sitting in the world of ‘chick flicks’, and with no girl to take along as an excuse to see it,…

Easy A, Film, Movie, Review, The Flawed Guru

Easy A

Often a film will come about that launches someone’s career and, frequently, more than one person from that film. Super Bad did that a few years back for its two main male stars, and even though it took a couple of years more, it also launched its main female star into her own leading roles.…

Joy, Film, Movie, Review, The Flawed Guru

Joy

It’s funny how some filmmakers can be loved by some people, and reviled by others. Then again, that goes for anyone when it comes to the arts I guess. David O. Russell is one of those filmmakers that tends to split people, where on one hand he’s seen as a genius, but on the other…

Due Date, Film, Movie, Review, The Flawed Guru

Due Date

Last year’s surprise hit was The Hangover, which helped launch a few careers both behind and in front of the camera. Films are very cyclic, of course, and often people become the ‘it’ director, writer or actor, and The Hangover feels very much like that as this group of people, who had done a lot…