Eat Pray Love … Alas

Let’s face it. There are some books that should never be made into movies.Eat Pray Love, by Elizabeth “Liz” Gilbert, my favorite book of 2008, is one of these.I wanted to like the film, but got an inkling it might not live up to my expectations when I saw Julia Roberts, who plays Liz in the film,  ride a bicycle along a tropical byway with what looks like a pasted-on smile. It didn’t ring true and in my heart of hearts, knew that the film might look good, but would miss the depth of Liz’s one … [Read more...]