Brie Larson is in negotiations to star in the DreamWorks’ adaptation of the Matthew Quick novel “The Good Luck of Right Now.” Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris will direct from a script by Mike…
Sony Pictures has picked up the rights to Matthew Quick’s upcoming novel “Love Me, Fail” with Matthew Tolmach attached to produce. The manuscript went out earlier this week with a lot of interest…
He's not a fan of what he sees as the safe and easy emotional problems that Hollywood movies typically resolve by the third act. Instead, he prefers the kinds of ugly, messy traumas that endure.
Mike White has been tapped by DreamWorks to adapt Matthew Quick's latest work, "The Good Luck of Right Now." DreamWorks acquired feature rights to “Good Luck” in mid-January. The story follows the…
An adaptation of the 2008 Matthew Quick novel, David O. Russell's "Silver Linings Playbook" has already picked up numerous accolades, including the rare achievement of being nominated in all four…
Movies usually carry their directors' stamp, whoever writes them
DreamWorks has acquired the manuscript to "Silver Linings Playbook" author Matthew Quick's latest work, "The Good Luck of Right Now."
"Argo," "Beasts of the Southern Wild," "Life of Pi," "Lincoln," "Perks of Being a Wallflower" and "Silver Linings Playbook" have been tapped as finalists for the 25th annual USC Libraries Scripter…
David O. Russell's screen-adaptation of Matthew Quick's debut novel, "Silver Linings Playbook," is a stunning example of guile and deception.
Thesps carefully calibrate emotionally wounded characters
Never one to shy away from unlikely sources of comedy, David O. Russell tackles mental illness, marital failure and the curative powers of football with bracingly sharp and satisfying results in…