Q&A: Silver Linings Playbook’s Bradley Cooper and David O. Russell

In David O. Russell’s Silver Linings Playbook, Pat Solitano returns to his childhood home in Philadelphia years after a violent episode that helped end his marriage and earned him a stretch in a psychiatric hospital. Played by Bradley Cooper (best … READ MORE

Interview Magazine: Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt’s new film, Killing Them Softly, is, in many ways, a throwback to a kind of film that seemed to get made all the time in the 1970s and was regularly reinvented in the 1990s: a crime story in … READ MORE

Silver Linings Playbook: New York Times Review by Manhola Dargis

“Silver Linings Playbook,” the exuberant new movie from David O. Russell, does almost everything right. The story tracks the feverish, happy, sad, absurdly funny ups and downs of a head case named Pat Solatano, played by a surprisingly effective, intensely … READ MORE

“Any Day Now” and “Quartet” Share Audience Choice Award

The 48th Chicago International Film Festival proudly announces the Audience Choice Awards, presented by American Airlines. Overall, the films in the Festival were warmly received by audiences, receiving an average of 4.1/5 rating on ballots, with the three Audience Choice … READ MORE

A wonderful ‘Silver Linings Playbook’ to open Philadelphia Film Festival

Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence do a lot of running in Silver Linings Playbook. They intersect on suburban Philadelphia streets, out for their morning laps, their evening laps, huffing, puffing, jostling, fighting. They’re trying to shed weight, these two. Not … READ MORE