Morgan Spurlock

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Review: Kumaré

Kumaré, an Indian guru who walks barefoot and carries a staff and a small rattan suitcase, preaches that he is an illusion, and he is.
Duping yoga-mad Americans
By ANN LEWINSON  |  August 31, 2012
Review: Mansome

Review: Mansome

Morgan Spurlock's latest nonthreatening documentary fails to find much point in its subject: men's grooming.
Morgan Spurlock's latest documentary
By  |  May 12, 2012

Review: Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope

A rose-hued ode to fanboy-dom, Comic-Con doesn't even try to scratch the surface of the world's largest geek meet-up.
Comic Con is still geeky -- and awesome
By ALEXANDRA CAVALLO  |  April 13, 2012

Errol Morris's magnificent obsessions

The tops of the side tables in Errol Morris's office are entirely obscured by books, among them Remembering Satan: A Tragic Case of Recovered Memory ; The Education of T.C. Mits: What Modern Mathematics Means to You ; French psychoanalyst Jacques Laca
Mr. Natural
By EUGENIA WILLIAMSON  |  July 15, 2011

Review: Pom Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold

Morgan Spurlock ( Super Size Me ) is at it again.
Morgan Spurlock's new "docbuster"
By BRETT MICHEL  |  April 22, 2011

Review: Freakonomics

Aided by journalist Stephen J. Dubner, economist Steven Levitt put his pop theories of surprise causality into book form in 2005's Freakonomics , an unexpected bestseller.
Freakishly mediocre is more like it
By GERALD PEARY  |  October 01, 2010


Let's Get Raw

Couldn't score a seat at the Climate Change Conference underway in Copenhagen, but still want to reduce your carbon footprint? Perhaps you need to eat it raw.
Do It Clean Dept.
By TOM MEEK  |  December 18, 2009

Where in the World is Osama Bin Laden?

Last time we saw documentarian Morgan Spurlock, he was downing McDonald’s fries in Supersize Me.
Nobody knows
By TOM MEEK  |  April 16, 2008

Spring brakes

Funny how spring movies can mirror the options of spring break.
Spring Arts Preview: Some diversions before the summer onslaught
By PETER KEOUGH  |  March 10, 2008

What Would Jesus Buy?

As much as Talen believes his shill, he’s a performance artist posing as a preacher, on a mission conceived with and funded by his producers.
Shopocalypse flop
By BRETT MICHEL  |  December 12, 2007

How To Cook Your Life

Adored by students, immune to his tantrums (he cries more than the cast of Spider-Man 3 ), Brown is still an easy-going charmer.
Bring coffee
By BRETT MICHEL  |  December 05, 2007


Good eatin’

In 2005, author Barbara Kingsolver moved her family from Tucson to a farm in Virginia to embark on a year-long experiment of returning to nature.
Barbara Kingsolver grows her own
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  June 27, 2007