Nov 25, 2012 · 2:45 PM
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This week's movie is an atypical romantic comedy, from an atypical director, David O. Russell, who has brought us an eclectic body of work: The Fighter, I Heart Huckabees, Three Kings, Flirting With Disaster, Spanking the Monkey. This looks to be a smart and funny movie, with a great cast.
MetaCritc score: 82. RottenTomatoes score: 91.
***** We have the private room at La Madeleine reserved at 5:30 for refreshments and discussion after the show. *****
This will be a joint meetup with the Austin Arthouse meetup group.
More about the movie...
Director: David O. Russell
Actors: Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro, Julia Stiles, Chris Tucker, Jacki Weaver
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Rating: R for language and some sexual content/nudity
Runtime: 122 min.
Synopsis: Pat Solitanohas lost everything -- his house, his job, and his wife. He now finds himself living with his mother and father after spending eight months in a state institution. Pat is determined to rebuild his life and reunite with his wife. When Pat meets Tiffany, a mysterious girl with problems of her own, things get complicated. Tiffany offers to help Pat reconnect with his wife, but only if he'll do something very important for her in return.