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A Simple Favor
A SIMPLE FAVOR — Photo Credit: Peter Iovino — Acquired via EPK.TV /

33. A Simple Favor (2015)

Written by Jessica Sharzer; Based on the book by Darcey Bell

Directed by Paul Feig

Starring Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively, Henry Golding, Andrew Rannells, Linda Cardellini, jean Smart, Rupert Friend

A Simple Favor is likely one of those movies you either love or you hate. If thrillers based on novels isn’t for you, then this probably won’t be your cup of tea. However, if you love thrillers involving disappearances, dark secrets, and weird twists, then you’re going to want to check this out.

It’s perfect for fans of Ringer, Keeping Faith, and anything involving both Anna Kendrick and Blake Lively. There are plenty of twists along the way, with clues to help you figure out how it all ends.

Based on the novel of the same name by Darcey Bell, it’s a tale of one woman who goes in search for her friend after said friend suddenly disappears. However, she learns that there are things that definitely don’t add up. There are secrets her friend has kept from everyone, including her husband. Can she figure it all out before the wrong person goes down for murder?

Critics have scored this movie Certified Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes and audiences are mostly in agreement. Check it out right away on Amazon Prime Video.

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