How To Be (2008)

How To Be
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Strong coarse language

Director: Oliver Irving
Actors: Robert Pattinson, Rebecca Pidgeon, Jeremy Hardy

Twenty something Art (Robert Pattinson) realises that he must take action if he's going to escape his life as a struggling musician in London. A solution comes in the shape of a book-"It's Not Your Fault"-but Art is not content to just draw inspiration from its pages, and invites the elderly author of the book to come live with him and his parents A painfully funny journey about dysfunction, growing up and existential crises.

Status: QuickPick
Run time: 85mins
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Audio Formats: English Dolby Digital 5.1

Member Reviews (8)

This is a brilliant take and portrayal of a confused left of centre young man.
Posted Friday, 11 May 2012 See my other reviews
How to Be - Robert Pattinson. I don't know what else to say except its just really bad. Everything about it is bad. Thank god Pattinson has improved.
Posted Monday, 15 March 2010 See my other reviews
I really tried but after 20 mins i could'nt watch this. its hard to get into the storyline, Art looks autistic and it just makes you feel so morbid about life. Sorry Robert but it was bad! ( and this comes from a self named Twilight fanatic fan!!!! )
Posted Thursday, 25 February 2010 See my other reviews
My first thought was it would be good to see Robert Pattinson in a movie other than Twilight... My second thought was 'really bad hair' and my third thought was 'really bad acting'. This is some really bad C grade indie UK movie about some strange guy (Pattinson) who hires the author of a self help book to improve his life. The description says this is a "painfully funny journey about dysfunction, growing up and existential crises". Painful is the operative word. I couldn't wait for this movie to end! I think I am being generous giving it 2 stars!
Posted Thursday, 18 February 2010 See my other reviews
Chelsea S.
It cured me of my minor obsession with Robert Pattinson.
Posted Tuesday, 9 February 2010 See my other reviews
Rhiannon S.
I have rarely seen a movie with a lead character I have had less sympathy or fondness for than Art. Self indulgent, insipid, with no sense of reality. Forced myself to sit through this in hope of improvement but it never came. Unless you are watching this just because "R. Patz is sooo hot" you may struggle. Good luck!
Posted Friday, 8 January 2010 See my other reviews
Rebecca S.
I didn't really like this movie. It was slow and boring. I fell asleep a few times during it.
Posted Monday, 4 January 2010 See my other reviews
i got twenty minutes into this movie and couldnt watch any more hope you have better luck
Posted Sunday, 27 December 2009 See my other reviews
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