Today we went and saw the movie that had actors nominated in all four acting categories plus best pictures in tonight’s Academy Awards. Silver Linings Playbook is an excellent movie about families, mental illness and love. It was excellent but I think there are many excellent movies this year. We’ve seen Lincoln, but I would still like to see Argo and Life of Pi.
Which Best Picture nominee is your favorite?
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