three glorious idiots

A tip from an Indian grad student re: a Bollywood film led me to watch this… “3 idiots” indeed. It is the story of life itself, success and failure, friendship and family, birth and death, all to the soundtrack of often insanely silly bollywood tunes and their dances. With a plot like a fairy tale on crack, this movie should have been on the shelves next to David Foster Wallace’s brilliant commencement speech “This is Water” as a gift for the graduate. Somehow I think he would agree.

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2 thoughts on “three glorious idiots

  1. Rather serendipitous, running down the blog reader quickly before I turn off computer and a fellow blogger has posted “This is Water” – now I have two youtubes to watch later… ~ a

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