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Take Two: Appropriate Behavior, by Rudie Obias

16 Jan

AppropriateBehavior

“How do people meet, agree they like each other, and then, keep on liking each other?” It’s a very common question singles ask, especially if you’re going through a tough break up with a long-term significant other. Appropriate Behavior’s main character Shirin, played by the film’s writer and director Desiree Akhavan, asks this question as she peruses potential new lovers on the dating social network OKCupid. The question is also the perfect summation of Appropriate Behavior’s premise, biting tone, and dry wit.

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