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Should Every Story Have a Happy Ending? (The Silver Linings Playbook)

I just finished The Silver Linings Playbook by Matthew Quick and it really got me thinking about happy endings. In the book Pat is working hard to earn a happy ending in his life, but everyone says he needs to stop dreaming and face reality. 240 more words

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Box Office: Just How High Could La La Land Go?

It’s good to be anyone connected to La La Land right about now. Awards bodies are falling over themselves to shower the film with trophies (a record-setting 7 at the Golden Globes) and nominations (11 from the BAFTAs). 628 more words

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La La Land

During the past four years I’ve had the enormous privilege of witnessing a handful of performances that transcend the merely indelible and are etched into my memory as examples of the sublime. 148 more words

Silver Linings Playbook

“Theres always going to be a part of me that’s sloppy, and dirty. But I LIKE that. Along with all the other parts of myself. Can you say the same about yourself, fucker?! 237 more words


For the Love of Game: How Sports Unify Us in our Craziness

By Davin Wilson 

David O Russell’s Silver Linings Playbook is the best sports movie of all-time, even though it’s not a sports movie in the traditional sense. 825 more words

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Silver Linings Playbook (2012)

Silver Linings Playbook (2012)

Silver Linings Playbook is a thought-provoking comedy-drama, capturing the true essence of character and football spirit.

In Silver Linings Playbook, Bradley Cooper stars as Pat Solitano Jr., a former teacher who has stayed in a mental hospital for eight months because of a psychotic break, where he attacked his ex-wife’s lover. 1,021 more words

Forgotten Margins, Revisited

A few years ago, in what seemed a different life, I had an experience that deeply impacted me and shaped much of how I viewed myself in relation to the people I encounter. 552 more words