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  • Big-Lipped Alligator Moment: There is a line of a dialogue Adam asking Beth flat-out if she was sexually excited by being around wildlife that is said once and then never ever brought up again.
  • Tear Jerker:
    • The portrayal of Asperger's is pretty good, so for some Aspies it can be an eye-opening look at how other people experience them.
    • The "Dumb Adam" scene.
  • What an Idiot!: Adam doesn't even try to explain himself while waiting for Beth outside the school where she works, resulting in the police assuming that he's a pedophile and holding him at gunpoint. Sure, Aspies sometimes have difficulty expressing themselves, but again. He doesn't even try.
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  • The Woobie: The film plays up the idea that Adam's life is sad and complicated.

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