Social media can be a b**. These days if you’re not broadcasting your life online are you really living? Most say you are but for some their online interactions are all they have. In the new film from Simon Verhoeven FRIEND REQUEST one girl and her friends find this out the hard way when an outcasts is unfriended from social media. The terrifying new trailer was released today along with a one sheet and we have it for you to see ahead. Look for FRIEND REQUEST in theaters September 22nd!
Popular college student Laura (Alycia Debnam-Carey) has tons of friends, both on Facebook and IRL. She graciously accepts social outcast Marina’s (Liesl Ahlers) online friend request, until Marina crosses the line and Laura unfriends her. To everyone’s shock, Marina takes her own life in a ritual meant to torment Laura, which appears in a video posted on Laura’s profile. Even though it wasn’t Laura who posted the video, or other creepy content that begins appearing on her page, her Facebook friend count begins to dwindle as a result. When her real-life friends start dying mysterious, cruel deaths, Laura must figure out how to break the deadly curse before it’s too late.
FRIEND REQUEST is directed Simon Verhoeven and stars Alycia Debnam-Carey, William Mosely, Connor Paolo, Brit Morgan, Brooke Markham, Sean Marquette, Liesl Ahlers, Shashawnee Hall. Courtesy of Entertainment Studios Motion Pictures’.
Categories: Horror Movies