As such, she wants to help Ramu spread the swami word, most specifically as a sex guru, to the masses. Complications ensue from these and other deceptions. He is encouraged when his American-based close friend, Vijay Rao, comes for visit, and brags about driving a Mercedes and living in a penthouse. The story revolves around a young India man who moves to New York to make his dreams of becoming rich and famous a reality. Not knowing what that word is, Ramu again turns to Sharonna for advice, she in turn believing he is asking solely to further his career in porn. Ramu hires Sharonna, ostensibly for advice on how to be an actor in adult films, though what he really wants is more ideas he could use in his new role as the guru of sex.
As Ramu becomes more and more successful in this pseudo acting job with the help of both Sharonna and Lexi, he has to reconcile this success with the fact that it is all a lie. When the Indian hired to address the party falls into drunken oblivion, Ramu takes his place. He has a strong penchant for music and dance. I had no idea what the plot of the Guru was before I saw it. The Guru 2002 South Asian Ramu Gupta has always been fascinated with western movie musicals and has wanted to be an American movie star primarily as a dancer. That life is a double one, where her firefighter fiancÃ© Rusty, a devout Catholic, knows nothing about her being a porn star, believing she is just Shari, an innocent i. But it is a wait job at a private South Asian themed birthday party for a lost and directionless socialite named Lexi organized by her overbearing mother Chantal that Ramu gets a chance at a somewhat legitimate acting job when he is asked to fill-in at the last minute at the party for an incapacitated Swami Bu.
In the meantime the film director Dwain Michael Mckeen announces an audition for his upcoming movie. Upon his arrival in Manhattan, Ramu learns that Vijay's life is nothing like he mentioned, he driving a cab and living in a run down cramped top floor apartment with two fellow South Asian roommates, Ramu who would be the fourth in the apartment. Comments Have you watched The Guru yet? Ramu constantly appoints Sharona for help and slowly intimacy builds up between them. He is encouraged when his American-based close friend, Vijay Rao, comes for visit, and brags about driving a Mercedes and living in a penthouse. And afterwards, I was glad I saw this unique love story that for some reason, never got much press when it was in theaters. But Sharona is already engaged to a firefighter who is unaware of the fact that she is an adult actress.
. Having no credentials as a swami, he decides to dance and channel the sex advice given to him by Sharonna, one of his porn co-stars. This was much better than any of Sandra Bullocks lame romantic comedies. He somehow manages to find a job of a dance instructor. Locations in New York City included , , , , , , the , and the. She thinks it is for working in porns, but he is using the advice to advance his career as the Guru. On the set of the porn, he meets a girl, whom ends up giving him advice about sex.
Vijay's deception is the first of several that drive the plot. A vampire so consumed with an insatiable bloodlust that they prey on vampires as well as humans, transforming victims who are unlucky enough to survive into Reapers themselves. Lexi , the birthday girl, is so impressed that she promotes him as a sex guru to her friends. Bored with Bollywood movies but fascinated with their Hollywood counterparts from his youth, Ram dreams to become a singer and actor in America, the country where dreams are made. He makes a profound impression on the guests and especially to Lexi who regards Ramu as a sexy date and a great eastern philosopher. In order to sustain a livelihood he finds a job in an Indian restaurant. Among Ramu's many missteps include stumbling into the porn movie business where he can't get it up in such a setting anyway, and working as a waiter at least to earn some money.
Ramu nonetheless just wants a chance to prove himself in the entertainment business. Of course, the two fall for each other and how they finally get together makes this movie worth while. He discovers that dreams are always far fetched whereas the reality is altogether a different phenomenon. A personal relationship develops between the two, though Sharonna is engaged to a firefighter who thinks she's a school teacher. He also has to reconcile it with his burgeoning romantic feelings for Sharonna, most specifically reconciling the fact that he has not only lied to her, but betrayed her confidence. Ramu always dreams of becoming a well known and celebrated dancer one day.
The film centers on a dance teacher who comes to America from to pursue a normal career but incidentally stumbles into a brief but high-profile career as a sex guru, a career based on a philosophy he learns from a. Bored with Bollywood movies but fascinated with their Hollywood counterparts from his youth, Ram dreams to become a singer and actor in America, the country where dreams are made. Lacking a real philosophy, he improvises by repeating advice he had been given by Sharonna , an adult film actress he met earlier. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. He is encouraged when his American-based close friend, Vijay Rao, comes for visit, and brags about driving a Mercedes and living in a penthouse. Seeking work as an actor, the naïve Ramu unknowingly lands a role in a.
The film stars as the eponymous character, as the actress he learns from, and , who helps him reach his guru status among her friends. He tries out for a movie role, not knowing it was for a porn. Sharona Heather Graham an adult actress meets with Ramu and charms him with her attractiveness. He is lured by the exaggerations of his cousin, Vijay, who to New York City. A dance teacher Ramu Gupta Jimmi Mistry is a Delhi resident who arrives in New York to become rich and famous. Sharonna agrees to mentor him on the condition that he not divulge what she would teach and tell him to anyone as they are her innermost thoughts as a way to cope with her own life. I recommend this unique, not-so-well-known, gem.