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David O. Russell and Robert De Niro Reminisce About ‘Silver Linings Playbook’ (Exclusive Video)

Last week in New York, I sat down with a large contingent of the team that made The Weinstein Co.’s best picture Oscar hopeful Silver Linings Playbook — writer-director David O. Russell; actors Robert De Niro, Paul Herman and Shea Whigham; and one of its three producers, Bruce Cohen — to discuss how the acclaimed...
David O. Russell On Reinventing Bradley Cooper And Robert De Niro

David O. Russell On Reinventing Bradley Cooper And Robert De Niro

In a great interview with the Huffington Post, director David O. Russell talks about his work with SLP lead actor Bradley Cooper and supporting actor Robert DeNiro The subject matter of “Silver Linings Playbook” seems tricky. Before shooting, did you think, There are a lot of wrong ways to make this movie? Oh, it is...
The Oscars need a Silver Lining – and David O. Russell can give them one

The Oscars need a Silver Lining – and David O. Russell can give them one

The organisers of the Academy Awards are po-faced about comedy, so a dose of screwball humanism is just what they need

Paste Magazine Interviews David O. Russell, Bradley Cooper, Robert DeNiro

From Paste Magazine: Director David O. Russell and his two main Silver Linings men spoke a bit recently about the film, which opened this week and is getting major Oscar buzz.
Amy Adams on David O. Russell

Amy Adams on David O. Russell

Amy Adams talks about her role in David O. Russell’s ‘The Fighter’ and the director’s surprising view of her persona
"Silver Linings Playbook" Leads Spirit Award Nominations with 5

“Silver Linings Playbook” Leads Spirit Award Nominations with 5

Indiewire has the news about the nominations for the Film Independent Spirit Awards, which selects from the best independent films of the year. Silver Linings Playbook garners 5 nominations.

How David O. Russell’s ‘Silver Linings Playbook’ Was Cast

Backstage.com has an interesting feature on how casting director Lindsay Graham cast David O. Russell’s SLP stars

David O’Russell On Directing ‘Silver Linings Playbook,’ And The Genre-Less Movie

Moviefone caught up with David O’Russell at the Toronto Film Festival, where he filled them in on his casting choices and how he approached the sensitive issue of mental illness.
Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence read from David O. Russell’s playbook

Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence read from David O. Russell’s playbook

From The National Post A reporter addressed Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper and director David O. Russell at an impromptu press conference in a Toronto hotel room about Silver Linings Playbook. “David, you’ve won Oscars. You’re in franchises,” she said, pointing to Lawrence. “You’ve done stuff like The Hangover…” Cooper burst out laughing. “You’ve got an...
Slate.com Breaks Down David O. Russell's Ethos

Slate.com Breaks Down David O. Russell’s Ethos

Check out this new Slate piece about David O. Russell’s filmography
David O. Russell SLP Interview with Vulture

David O. Russell SLP Interview with Vulture

Vulture interviewed director David O. Russell, and he mentioned his dance moves and working with Jennifer Lawrence.
The Daily Beast Interviews SLP's Jennifer Lawrence

The Daily Beast Interviews SLP’s Jennifer Lawrence

The Daily Beast interviews Jennifer Lawrence, the young costar of Silver Linings Playbook