Silver Linings Playbook stars Bradley Cooper as Pat Solitano, a man that has to move back in with his parents (Jacki Weaver and Robert De Niro) after finishing eight months of psychiatric treatment. In his recovery, Pat meets Tiffany (Jennifer Lawrence), a young widow with her own set of troubles.
Based on novel “The Silver Linings Playbook” by Matthew Quick, the film received a total of four Golden Globe nominations — best picture in the musical/comedy category, Cooper for Best Actor, Lawrence for Best Actress, and David O. Russell for best screenplay. Lawrence ended up winning the Golden Globes award.
Also nominated in several categories in the 85th Academy Awards, Silver Linings Playbook is coming to Philippine theaters on February 27.