A Simple Favor (2018)

A Simple Favor (2018)

Rating: 6.8/10 from 95,789 users
Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Comedy / Crime / Drama / Mystery / Thriller | 2018 | 14 Sep 2018 (USA)

Stephanie Smothers (Anna Kendrick) is a widowed single mother who runs a blog with crafts and recipes. Emily (Blake Lively) is a busy working mother, a PR director for a fashion company, whose son Nicky attends the same elementary school as Stephanie's son, Miles. Emily and Stephanie become fast friends, arranging play dates for the boys. They trade confessions, and Stephanie admits that as a teenager, she had sex with her half-brother, Chris. Emily expresses her frustration at the lack of success of her husband, English professor Sean Townsend, and their poor financial situation. Emily has a work crisis and asks Stephanie to babysit Nicky, as Sean is in London. After two days of Emily not responding to calls, Stephanie calls Emily's employer, Dennis Nylon, and he tells her she is in Miami. Stephanie calls Sean, who calls the police. Emily had told both Stephanie and Sean that she hates having her picture taken, leading Stephanie to sneak into Emily's work and find a photo, which she uses to create missing person posters..

A Simple Favor

Director: Paul Feig

Writer: Darcey Bell / Jessica Sharzer

Company: BRON Studios

Awards: 1 win & 4 nominations.

Aspect Ratio: 2.00 : 1 (letterbox)

Country: Canada / United States

Creator: n/A

Location: Unionville, Ontario, Canada


Seasons: n/A

Sound Mix: Dolby Surround 7.1

Tagline: What Happened to Emily?

User Review: 670

Writer: Darcey Bell / Jessica Sharzer

Cast: Anna Kendrick / Ian Ho / Joshua Satine / Glenda Braganza / Andrew Rannells / Kelly McCormack / Aparna Nancherla / Jiah Mavji / Ava LaFramboise / Blake Lively / Henry Golding / Dustin Milligan / Danielle Bourgon / Gia Sandhu / Lila Yee / Zach Smadu / Andrew Moodie / Sugenja Sri / Rupert Friend / Patti Harrison / Jason Oliveira / Noorin Gulamgaus / Katherine Cullen / Bashir Salahuddin / Howard Hoover / Ronnie Rowe / Melody Johnson / Melissa O'Neil / Eric Johnson / Linda Cardellini / Paul Jurewicz / Sarah Baker / Jean Smart / Roger Dunn / Corinne Conley / Olivia Sandoval / Nicole Peters / Lauren Peters / Umed Amin / Jamie Jones / Lesleh Donaldson / Tina Legris / Chris Owens / Geoffrey Antoine / Rosanna Scotto / Lorene Stokes / Stacey Coke / Jung-Yul Kim / Domenic Cina / Julio Benitez / Debra Kaiser / Carmen Araiza / Michael Park Ingram / Glen Brough / Jeremy Anthony / Cyndy Day / Daisy Fernando / Kerry-Lee Finkle / Jake Gosden / Lucas Kalechstein / Cristian Perri / Kimberly Rowntree / Allison Wilson-Forbes

Language: English