THE PRETENDERS (2019)
Directed by James Franco and written by Josh Boone (X-Men, Fault in Our Stars).
The film stars Dennis Quaid, Jane Levy, Juno Temple, James Franco, Brian Cox, Jack Kilmer, and Shameik Moore.
Terry, a film student, finds his muse in mysterious and beguiling actress, Catherine. Both Terry and his best friend, Phil, fall under the spell of this beautiful woman. But they soon realize that the more time they spend with her, the more enigmatic she becomes. After years of sex, betrayal, and collateral damage, the three end up in a dangerous situation that leaves one of them fighting for his life.
“Standout efforts from its three up-and-coming stars that register strongly in a sincere, successful undertaking that’s skillful enough to tickle the mind and emotions” – Variety