Thursday, December 13, 2012

Guardian's take on The Reluctant Fundamentalist

by Salman Hameed

The movie hasn't opened here yet - so I can't comment on it. I did read the novel when it came out, and liked it (especially the part set in the US). But I'm looking forward to Mira Nair's take on Mohsin Hamid's novel The Reluctant Fundamentalist (plus it has Hampshire College alum, Liev Schreiber). Of course, we are going to review it as part of our Film Autopsy when we get it here in Amherst. But - boy, won't it be interesting to see it back-to-back with Zero Dark Thirty? In any case, here is the Guardian's take on The Reluctant Fundamentalist from the Venice Film Festival:

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