There’s going to be a Tinder movie

Warner Bros is swiping right on the new comedy from the writers of Friends with Benefits

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If you’re a fan of films using dated pop-cultural references that quickly go out of fashion, then feel good for the future – because Warner Bros is making a film all about Tinder that’s bound to be amuse our offspring in generations to come.

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According to The Hollywood Reporter the film (called Worst Tinder Date Ever) will centre on two Los Angeles people whose date devolves into a series of disasters, only for the pair to fall for one another despite the chaos. It’ll be scripted by Friends with Benefits scribes Keith Merryman and David A Newman, and will combine action elements with all the app-based humour you could ever want.

Yes, it could be the You’ve Got Mail for the smartphone generation – but just remember that You’ve Got Mail’s premise already seems a bit weird when we all actually still use email, and just imagine how odd this film will look in a post-Tinder world.

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Unless of course Tinder ends up outliving us all, in which case, well, feel free to swipe left on this article.