Silver Linings Playbook starring Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper ranks in the 50 Best Romantic Movies on Netflix, and it’s a great movie to watch this Valentine’s Day!
The countdown to the most “romantic” holiday of the year is upon us! Valentine’s Day, as always, will take place on February 14, and as in the lead up to that day, we will feature a different romantic movie every day that is ranked in our ranking of the 50 Best Romantic Movies on Netflix.
For Monday, Feb. 8, Silver Linings Playbook is the romantic movie we are choosing to feature!
For those who don’t know, Silver Linings Playbook is based on the novel of the same name written by Matthew Quick. The film was written and directed by David O. Russell.
Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro, Jacki Weaver, Chris Tucker, and Anupam Kher star in the film, which premiered in 2012.
In the film, Pat (Bradley Cooper), a man with bipolar disorder, returns to his parent’s home in Philadephia after a stint in a mental institution for beating up his ex-wife’s lover. He begins a friendship with Tiffany (Jennifer Lawrence) and competes with her in a dance contest.
The film was nominated for eight Oscars at the 2013 Academy Awards, and Jennifer Lawrence won the Oscar for Best Actress.
If you are looking for a great romantic movie to watch on Netflix, you cannot go wrong with Silver Linings Playbook. It’s funny, emotional, and just an overall good time.
If you’re not a fan of Silver Linings Playbook, check out our ranking of the 50 Best Romantic Movies on Netflix to find more great movie picks!