A Simple Favor (Nur ein kleiner Gefallen)
USA, 2018 | Length: 138min | FSK: 12 | Director: Paul Feig Cast: Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively, Henry Golding

Based on the bestselling 2017 novel of the same name by Darcey Bell, this stylish post-modern film noir directed by Paul Feig ("Bridesmaids", "The Heat", "Ghostbusters") centers around Stephanie (Kendrick; "Pitch Perfect", "Up In the Air"), a mommy blogger who seeks to uncover the truth behind her mysterious and rich best friend Emily's (Lively; "The Shallows", "Savages") sudden disappearance from their small town. Stephanie is joined by Emily's husband Sean (Golding; "Crazy Rich Asians") in this neo-noir comedy thriller filled with twists and betrayals, secrets and revelations, love and loyalty, murder and revenge. With a script that is spiked with acid wit and chilling nastiness, and an eclectic chemistry between the three superb leads, this entertaining thriller makes for a deliciously fun watch!