First Nighter: "Sex With Strangers" is Sexy With Straining

July 30, 2014 11:59 PM

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Olivia (Anna Gunn), who's pushing 40, and 28-year-old Ethan (Billy Magnussen) meet kinda-sorta cute. On a dark and stormy night, she's already ensconced in the comfy lobby of an upper Michigan bed-and-breakfast when he arrives later than the now-absent proprietress expected him.

For the first few minutes, he's cheerfully brash. She's initially standoffish. But since Laura Eason calls her tense romantic comedy Sex With Strangers, audiences can be forgiven for jumping to the correct conclusion that these strangers--they're both writers--won't waste too much time before having...

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