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Crazy Wisdom (2011)



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Chogyam Trungpa, renowned Tibetan Buddhist leader, shattered notions about how an enlightened teacher should behave when he renounced his monk's vows & eloped with a sixteen year-old aristocrat. Twenty years after his death, Trungpa's name still evokes admiration and outrage. What made him tick? And just what is enlightenment, anyway? -- (C) Official Site

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The film may be of greatest interest to those already familiar with Trungpa. Others may wonder at the shortage of critical perspective, and may find themselves less than wholly sympathetic to Trungpa's controversial actions.

July 13, 2012 | Rating: 2/4 | Full Review…

Demetrakas has decided to simply present the man in all his demanding complexities and let him and his encounters with associates speak for themselves.

December 1, 2011 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

The movie goes mushy when it should be critical, and leaves you with questions that it's not prepared to answer.

November 27, 2011 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

It plays more like a TV infomercial than an unbiased examination of the Tibetan's controversial life.

November 25, 2011 | Full Review…

I detected only charlatanism.

November 22, 2011 | Full Review…

The late Chogyam Trungpa's very colorful life makes for a most engaging narrative here.

November 21, 2011

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