Bradley Cooper playing Pat Solatano in a scene from the film, "Silver Linings Playbook"
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Silver Linings Playbook surprise Oscar contender

Silver Linings Playbook has become the first film to win Oscar nominations in all four acting categories for more than 30 years.

The comedy drama, starring Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper, received eight nominations in total.

Steven Spielberg's drama Lincoln dominated the shortlist with 12, while Ang Lee's Life of Pi picked up 11.

Will Gompertz reports.

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