Crazy Wisdom Reviews

July 13, 2012
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.
March 9, 2012
There is not enough balanced coverage...to afford Crazy Wisdom anything other than a perfunctory nod; it unfolds like a fan letter to a rock star, forgiving of the debauched lifestyle the star leads because they have a beautiful voice.
December 3, 2011
A subject perhaps worthy of a documentary, but hopelessly obscured by fawning and myopia.
November 27, 2011
The movie goes mushy when it should be critical, and leaves you with questions that it's not prepared to answer.
November 25, 2011
It plays more like a TV infomercial than an unbiased examination of the Tibetan's controversial life.
November 22, 2011
I detected only charlatanism.
November 22, 2011
The under rug-sweeping of the doc's eccentric flaws would be less grating if it elucidated Chgyam Trungpa's ideas with more clarity.