A Simple Favor parents guide

A Simple Favor Parent Guide

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Release date September 14, 2018

After Stephanie (Anna Kendrick),an ordinary housewife and mommy blogger, meets the extraordinary and sophisticated Emily (Blake Lively), she can't help trying to be like her. Although their friendship is mostly superficial, Stephanie feels compelled to help Emily any way she can - especially after the mysterious woman goes missing.

Why is A Simple Favor rated ? The MPAA rated A Simple Favor

Run Time: 117 minutes

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A Simple Favor
Rating & Content Info

Please Note: We have not viewed this movie. The information below is a summary based on data gathered from government and industry sponsored film classification agencies in various global regions.

- Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand, gun, and vehicular violence, with some blood and detail.
- Several depictions of physical assault and injury.
- Violent acts shown in realistic detail with blood and tissue damage
- Disturbing scenes.
- Grotesque images.

Sexual Content:
- Infrequent use of sexual language, references and innuendo.
- Infrequent portrayals of sexual activity, with no nudity and some detail.
- Infrequent portrayals of female frontal and buttock nudity in a non-sexual context.
- Implied sexual activity.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Fondling.

Approximately 100 instances of coarse and/or sexual language, including:
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in a sexual context.
- Frequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, vulgar expressions, and sexual slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Infrequent portrayals of alcohol and illegal drug use, most in a recreational context.
- Two scenes of drug use cannabis.
- Substance abuse.

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News About "A Simple Favor"

This movie is based on Darcey Bell's novel A Simple Favor.

Cast and Crew

A Simple Favor is directed by Paul Feig and stars Linda Cardellini, Blake Lively, Anna Kendrick.

Home Video

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Another woman goes missing in Gone Girl. Blake Lively plays a mysterious beauty in Age of Adaline. And Anna Kendrick becomes a neglected wife in Into the Woods.