What precisely is the easy favor on the crux of A Simple Favor, the pseudo neo-noir thriller starring Anna Kendrick and Blake Lively? We know Kendrick performs a mommy blogger who will get wrapped up in the disappearance of her trendy and mysterious buddy, Emily (Lively), however now, in this unique first take a look at the most recent trailer, we lastly study a few of the movie’s secrets and techniques.
“The simple favor is my best friend asks me to pick up her son from school,” Kendrick reveals in a behind-the-scenes interview. Lively clarifies, “Which is a simple favor if you intend on showing up again. But then my character goes missing.”
The new footage uncovers a bit extra about Emily herself, together with the meet cute that impressed the duo’s unlikely friendship, together with a foreboding warning from Linda Cardellini’s character: “You go poking around in her past, you’re going to find something that is terrifying. She was not a normal person like you or me. I’ve never seen such a beautiful girl want to be so invisible.”
The full trailer debuted on Friday:
If you continue to have questions, effectively, that is by design. “It’s always fun when you don’t know what the heck is going to happen,” Lively teases of A Simple Favor, which arrives in theaters on Sept. 14. Kendrick, too, guarantees, “It’s just twists on twists on twists.”
Here is the film’s official synopsis:
“A SIMPLE FAVOR, directed by Paul Feig, centers around Stephanie (Anna Kendrick), a mommy vlogger who seeks to uncover the truth behind her best friend Emily’s (Blake Lively) sudden disappearance from their small town. Stephanie is joined by Emily’s husband Sean (Henry Golding) in this stylish thriller filled with twists and betrayals, secrets and revelations, love and loyalty, murder and revenge.”