December 4, 2012
The Silver Linings Playbook was a very enjoyable albeit slightly dark romance movie. How's that for a description? Let me add, it was definitely funny, too. I really enjoyed it and so did my husband.
The Silver Linings Playbook seemed perfectly cast. It stars Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence, both of whom I thought were brilliant and the supporting cast, which includes Robert De Niro, Jackie Weaver, Chris Tucker and Anupam Kher, was pretty darn good, too.
It was good enough to make me want to read the 2008 book of the same name by Matthew Quick. I'll be adding it to my reading list.
Note that The Silver Linings Playbook is an R rated movie for some sexual content and nudity. It's a feel-good movie but in order to feel good you will first have to travel some highs and lows with the characters as they come to terms with their issues.
Roger Ebert says, "Silver Linings Playbook is so good, it could almost be a terrific old classic." I'm inclined to agree.
at the movies!
blu-ray movies review family hallmark Disney drama television romance christmas classic action documentary harry potter adventure animated johnny depp music top 3D nature historical children's holiday the muppets food imax alice in wonderland hdtv kermit the frog michael jackson tim burton Academy Awards musical oscar snow white and the seven dwarfs Elizabeth Taylor avatar ratatouille the wizard of oz valentine's day chick flicks sony playstation 3 videotapes