Matthew Quick's debut novel Silver Linings Playbook is being adapted into a big screen feature by director David O. Russell. According to Variety, Russell with both direct, as well as write, the drama.

The original book follows the plight of Pat Peoples, a depressed high school teacher that has just been released from a mental institution. He is placed into the care of his overbearing mother.

The film does not have a set start date at this time.