Top 10 Horror Trailers No. 5.
Friend Request: Simon Verhoeven’s Thriller
Title: Friend Request
Director: Simon Verhoeven
Release Date: January 7, 2016
MPAA Rating: Not yet Rated
Horror Sub-Genre: Thriller
When a college student unfriends a mysterious girl on-line, she finds herself fighting a demonic presence that wants to make her lonely by killing her closest friends.
Movies like this make you think twice about social media. A young woman is friends with a mysterious girl on Facebook, but the girl starts showing obsessive behavior. So, the woman unfriends her, and bad things start to happen. The “Friend Request” trailer reminds me of “Unfriended”. People on a social media site start experiencing weird things after a young woman commits suicide.