Wednesday, January 22, 2014

'Silver Linings Playbook' - A Review

Silver Linings Playbook is a 2012 American Comedy Drama film starring Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence. Pat Solitano Jr. goes through some terrible life experiences and loses his wife for perpetrating a criminal offense. He is discovered to suffer from a bipolar disorder. After having institutionalized at a mental health care facility for a period of time, he goes to live with his parents and hopes for a better life. Although he is on medication, he refuses to go for them and avoids therapy sessions because of the way they make him feel. He instead believes in optimism and hopes to make his life beautiful by discovering and focusing on the Silver Linings in his life. He makes attempts at finding a way to get close to his wife which he believes, is the sole purpose of his life. He comes across Tiffany Maxwell, a recovering sex addict. They come closer and go through quite a few clashes. In the meantime Tiffany comes to know about Pat's wish to get his wife back in his life. She tells him that she can help Pat go close to his life, but on a condition that he accompanies her and agrees to be her partner in a forthcoming dance competition.

Silver Linings Playbook - Diner Scene
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The movie has some of the most wonderful dialogues, and is listed as one of the most successful movies of all times. Jennifer Lawrence has done an awesome job and won an Academy award for Best Performance By An Actress in a Leading Role. The Diner Scene in the movie was highly appreciated ad happens to be one of the most wonderful movie scenes in the history of Hollywood.