Silver Linings Playbook 2012



After spending eight months in a mental hospital for treatment for bipolar disorder, thirtysomething Pat Solatano lives with his father and mother. Pat tries to rebuild his life, but refuses to take his medication. Young widow Tiffany offers to help him and persuades him to partner her in a dance competition, but Pat's father superstitiously believes that Pat has to stay home to bring his favorite footballteam good luck. At the big night of the dance competition, Pat sr. Places a huge bet on both Pat and Tiffany at the dance competition and his own football team.

Nominated for eight Academy Awards:
Best Picture
Best Director
Best Actor - Bradley Cooper
Best Actress - Jennifer Lawrence
Best Supporting Actor - Robert De Niro
Best Supporting Actress - Jacki Weaver
Best Adapted Screenplay
Best Film Editing


Reviews
Lisa Mullen, Silver Linings Playbook, in: Sight & Sound, nr. 12 (December), 2012 pp. 84-85
Emma Myers, Silver Linings Playbook, in: Filmcomment, nr. 6 (November/December), 2012 pp. 68-69
Ulrich Kriest, Silver Linings - Wenn du mir, dann ich dir, in: Filmdienst, nr. 1 (3. Januar), 2013 pp. 34
Barbara Schweizerhof, Silver Linings, in: epd Film, nr. 1, 2013 pp. 46
Author:Lisa Mullen
Title:Silver Linings Playbook
in:
Magazine:Sight & Sound
Nr.:12
Year:2012
Pp:84-85
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
Author:Emma Myers
Title:Silver Linings Playbook
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2012
Pp:68-69
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
Author:Ulrich Kriest
Title:Silver Linings - Wenn du mir, dann ich dir
in:
Magazine:Filmdienst
Nr.:1
Year:2013
Pp:34
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
Author:Barbara Schweizerhof
Title:Silver Linings
in:
Magazine:epd Film
Nr.:1
Year:2013
Pp:46
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Silver Linings Playbook (2012)



Silver Linings Playbook
United States 2012

Directed by

Cast
John Ortiz
Shea Whigham
Dash Mihok
Mary Regency Boies
Tiffany E. Green

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Year:2012
Running time:122 minutes
Country:United States
Language:English

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