R | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
After a stint in a mental institution, former teacher Pat Solitano moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife. Things get more challenging when Pat meets Tiffany, a mysterious girl with problems of her own.
1 November 2012 | Josh Cummings
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Tiffany's appearance was originally more "goth", Jennifer Lawrence dyed her hair black and wore heavy dark makeup for costume tests but Harvey Weinstein disapproved, so the goth elements were toned down. Lawrence was also advised by David O. Russell to gain weight for the role.
The world will break your heart ten ways to Sunday. That's guaranteed. I can't begin to explain that. Or the craziness inside myself and everyone else. But guess what? Sunday's my favorite day again. I think of what everyone did for me, and I feel ...
When Tiffany runs out of the Llanerch Diner and Pat chases after her, the scene changes to what appears to be the town of Lansdowne, PA, 2 1/2 miles from the diner. There is no "downtown" area around that diner.
There are no opening credits.
$443,003 (USA) (16 November 2012)
$132,088,910 (USA) (31 May 2013)
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