Silver Linings Playbook

"Come Again, Little Girl": 32 Films That Begin With Someone Leaving a Mental Institution (1904-2012) | 17 Mar 2016 // 8:30 PM

These 32 films make the case for the recently-escaped-or-released-mental-patient narrative as its own subgenre, replete with a language of recurring themes, plot devices, and character archetypes.


The Plays of Life: 'Silver Linings Playbook' | 30 Apr 2013 // 10:10 PM

No matter how much live devolves into formula, we're all wackjobs underneath. That's what Silver Linings Playbook communicates resoundingly: for all of the blitzes and jukes we can concoct in a difficult game, we will always carry our flaws with us.

'Silver Linings Playbook': The Eagles As a Guide to Life | 15 Nov 2012 // 11:14 PM

Pat's rhyming relationship with Pat Senior makes the son (played by Bradley Cooper) different from the many other movie manboys you've seen in the past couple of years.


J.Lawr - From Beach Babe to Couture Perfection! | 21 Feb 2013 // 2:00 AM

Best Actress nominee Jennifer Lawrence has been setting red carpets on fire all season...

'Silver Linings Playbook's' Historic Nominations | 17 Jan 2013 // 3:00 AM

Few films have scored in all four Oscar acting categories... which other movies maybe should have?


A Game Plan for Building the Buzz for ‘Playbook’ | 15 Nov 2012 // 5:35 AM

LOS ANGELES — Based on an obscure novel and featuring the shopworn premise of a thirtysomething who moves home with his parents, the new movie “Silver

//Mixed media

That Ribbon of Highway: Sharon Jones Re-shapes Woody Guthrie's Song

// Sound Affects

"Sharon Jones and Woodie Guthrie knew: great songs belong to everybody.

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