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Appropriate Behavior (2015)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $46,912Details
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Synopsis

For Shirin, being part of a perfect Persian family isn't easy. Acceptance eludes her from all sides: her family doesn't know she's bisexual, and her ex-girlfriend, Maxine, can't understand why she doesn't tell them. Even the six-year-old boys in her moviemaking class are too ADD to focus on her for more than a second. Following a family announcement of her brother's betrothal to a parentally approved Iranian prize catch, Shirin embarks on a private rebellion involving a series of pansexual escapades, while trying to decipher what went wrong with Maxine.

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: January 16th, 2015 (Limited) by Gravitas Ventures
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 90 minutes
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Keywords: Directing Yourself, Screenplay Written By the Star, LGBT
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Parkville Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Cast

   Shirin
Rebecca Henderson    Maxine
Halley Feiffer    Crystal
Scott Adsit    Ken
Arian Moayed    Ali
Anh Duong    Nasrin
Hooman Majd    Mehrdad
Aimee Mullins    Sasha
Chris Baker    Ted
Robyn Rikoon    Marie
Kelly McAndrews    Lingerie Shop Proprietress

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Desiree Akhavan
Producer    Cecilia Frugiuele
Executive Producer    Katie Mustard
Executive Producer    Olivier Kaempfer
Production Designer    Miren Maranon
Editor    Sara Shaw
Composer    Josephine Wiggs
Cinematographer    Chris Teague
Casting Director    Allison Twardziak

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2015/01/16 60 $19,114   11 $1,738   $19,114 1
2015/01/23 76 $3,495 -82% 3 $1,165   $34,979 2
2015/01/30 78 $1,908 -45% 1 $1,908   $38,279 3
2015/02/06 85 $2,945 +54% 2 $1,473   $42,128 4
2015/02/13 85 $2,286 -22% 1 $2,286   $45,615 5
2015/02/20 89 $76 -97% 1 $76   $46,912 6

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2015/01/16 58 $31,484   11 $2,862   $31,484 1
2015/01/23 77 $4,887 -84% 3 $1,629   $36,371 2
2015/01/30 83 $2,812 -42% 1 $2,812   $39,183 3
2015/02/06 85 $4,146 +47% 2 $2,073   $43,329 4
2015/02/13 88 $3,507 -15% 1 $3,507   $46,836 5

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