Are you fans of mystery thriller stories? You should not miss Darcey Bell’s A Simple Favor (2017) and its upcoming film adaptation featured three Hollywood stars: Blake Lively (Gossip Girl), Anna Kendrick (Pitch Perfect), and Henry Golding (Crazy Rich Asians).
Darcey Bell’s A Simple Favor (2017) | Image via vulkani.rs and Amazon
The story of A Simple Favor revolves around Stephanie, amom-blogger, (Anna Kendrick), Emily, a beautiful mommy friend (Blake Lively), and Sean, Emily’s handsome husband (Henry Golding). One day, Stephanie get a phone call from Emily who sounds a little bit weird, saying “I’m fine but I do need just a simple favor…” Taking her best friend’s request, Stephanie goes to Emily’s house and finds her missing. What’s going on? What happened? Who’s playing whom? With Stephanie’s further digging out, more mysteries blur the fact of the simple favor…
Blake Lively, Henry Golding, and Anna Kendrick | Image via Hype MY
Along with the movie, there’s an Instagram account named “Stephanie_hi_moms” which seems like the leading character Stephanie’s. From the above thread of texts, we can see that something creepy behind Stephanie and Emily’s mom-to-mom friendship. What is it? Where are you, Emily?
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No one can really understand a person. No matter how close the two are, once there’s something, there’s something. I am a mystery thriller lover because I see in these type of film the lesson usually punches me on my face when the truth is revealed, heavily and fiercely. We don’t want our lives to be misty and bloody as thrillers－watching the thriller is a good way to broaden our perspectives.
The debut of A Simple Favor: Film will be on September 14. See you in theaters!
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