Others, like 54-year-old david o russell, develop careers by jumping from genre to genre and only eventually does the master plan slide into view the release of his latest film silver linings playbook is such a moment it stars bradley cooper and jennifer lawrence as sports obsessed love interests. Check out the exclusive tvguidecom movie review and see our movie rating for silver linings playbook 2012 movie r comedy, drama 81 metascore a feel-good film filled with laughs and memorable performances, david o russell's silver linings playbook leaves you so ecstatically happy that it might just be. Comedy directed by david o russell bradley cooper and jennifer lawrence at an event for silver linings playbook (2012) bradley cooper in silver linings playbook (2012) robert de niro and bradley cooper in silver linings playbook (2012) jennifer lawrence in silver linings playbook (2012) bradley cooper in. Review by joe pudas silver linings playbook (russell) | walking out of silver linings playbook, it struck me that david o russell might not be capable of making a bad film unfortunately, russell is still probably best known for his volatile temper on set – which led to fistfights with.
Silver linings playbook is a 2012 american romantic comedy-drama film directed by david o russell an adaptation of the novel of same name by matthew quick the film stars bradley cooper and jennifer lawrence, with robert de niro, jacki weaver, chris tucker, anupam kher, and julia stiles in supporting roles. The essay below contains spoilers for silver lining playbook biography: david o' russell was born on august 20th 1958 in manhattan but raised in larchmont, new york into a middle-class household during his teens, russell discovered his love for film with classics such as taxi driver, chinatown,. Amazoncom: silver linings playbook: bradley cooper, jennifer lawrence, robert de niro, jacki weaver, anupam kher, chris tucker, david o russell: but the movie magically reveals that these two disturbed souls have a destiny that's never really in doubt although the whirlwind turns the movie takes to get them there. Cinematic adaptations of beloved literary tales are nothing new leo tolstoy's anna karenina is no stranger to the adaptation process, and newcomer silver linings playbook enters the romantic comedy game npr critic bob mondello has his review of both.
David o russell has long established himself as a reliable purveyor of hollywood quirk his films, whatever their faults, have tended to err on the side of idiosyncratic, which has the advantage of distinguishing what are essentially traditional dramas and dramatic comedies from the faceless pack to which. When silver linings playbook hit theaters in 2012, jennifer lawrence had become one of the world's biggest movie stars upon its release, silver linings playbook was praised for its unflinching depiction of mental illness and fresh take on the romantic comedy – but how does this critical and awards.
One of the charms of silver linings playbook, the screwy new comedy by david o russell, is how dolores is a sane and caring woman and has had long i love actors i've been on an almost lifelong journey with robert de niro, and feel intimately familiar with him as an actor (not as a person) here his. Silver linings playbook is a 2012 american romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by david o russell it was adapted from the novel the silver linings playbook, by matthew quick the film stars bradley cooper and jennifer lawrence, with robert de niro, jacki weaver, chris tucker, anupam kher, and julia.
Amazon has scooped up 'the silver linings playbook' and 'american hustle' director david o russell's buzzy tv series starring julianne moore and the report from deadline also offers up some new details on the untitled series, which is reportedly a mafia crime drama (the first report suggested it was. Silver linings playbook nyt critic's pick director david o russell writer david o russell stars bradley cooper, jennifer lawrence, robert de niro, jacki weaver rating r running time 2h 2m genres comedy, drama, romance movie data powered by imdbcom last updated: nov 2, 2017. The movie was better than i expected definitely a different kind of romantic drama than most, although the ending was very predictable and kind of cliched it's basically about a man (pat) who has just gotten out of a mental institution for beating the life out of another man who he found in the shower with his wife ( nikki.
Read what all the top critics had to say about silver linings playbook at metacriticcom if david o russell pulls anything off in silver linings playbook - an almost-comedy about a bipolar high-school teacher who goes off the deep end and isn't sure how to climb back - it's this: he refuses to make mental illness adorable. Silver linings playbook directed by: david o russell starring: chris tucker, jacki weaver, jennifer lawrence, robert de niro, bradley cooper genres: drama, romantic comedy rated the #63 best film of 2012, and #4186 in the greatest all-time movies (according to rym users. David o russell reflects on his movie joy and why it wasn't embraced as american hustle or silver linings playbook were i was continually impressed by american hustle -- its wry view on the '70s, its ability to use a period crime picture as a camouflage suit for a classic love story and, yes, i was.
Toronto -- while david o russell's foray into conventional drama with the fighter was a richly satisfying knockout, it's a joy to see him back in the off-kilter comedy realm with the wonderful silver linings playbook cheerfully yet poignantly exposing the struggles, anxieties, disorders and obsessions of. When people said “the fighter” was a boxing movie, i thought 'i don't know what they're talking about' to me, i never wanted to make a boxing movie to me, it was about these people when people called “silver linings playbook” a romantic comedy, my head snapped i never thought of it as that. David o russell's directing career is as unconventional and eccentric as the characters in his films despite his flare and tabloid scandals over on-set disputes , the self-taught director's recent success speaks for itself his career splits into two parts, the niche-oriented quirky dark comedies of his early years.
Silver linings playbook is a sheep in wolf's clothing david o russell's serio- comic romantic hotchpotch might at first look like proper cinema red in tooth and claw, but underneath it's a bundle of matted fleece and bleating russell's first film since his oscar-winning boxing drama the fighter is an. Silver linings playbook recommended watch on netflix rated r 122 minutes 2012 comedy drama, romance following a detour into heavy drama with the fighter, david o russell returns to his distinctive brand of neurotic screwball comedy, and like his early features spanking the monkey (1994) and flirting with. Official website of the oscar-nominated director and screenwriter david o russell, known for the fighter, silver linings playbook, american hustle, and joy they spend the entire film, not just the third act, reckoning with who they are and how they are going to find their way to love life again these characters have their.