Former BFFs band collectively in a catastrophe in “Unpregnant.” “I do know we’re not shut anymore and I’m the ultimate specific particular person that you just want to help, nevertheless I would love your help and I don’t have anyplace else to go,” 17-year-old Veronica (Haley Lu Richardson, “5 Toes Apart”) tells Bailey (Barbie Ferreira, “Euphoria”) in a model new trailer for the buddy comedy. The highschooler is dealing with an undesirable being pregnant, and would possibly wish to take a 15-hour drive out of state to entry an abortion.
Veronica’s hiding the data from her boyfriend, most interesting buddies, and her “Jesus-freak” dad and mother. By her private admission, Bailey “doesn’t have one thing occurring,” so she agrees to affix Veronica on a avenue journey. Alongside the easiest way, the pair confront their tough historic previous. When Bailey suggests Veronica “wouldn’t do the equivalent for her,” Veronica tells her, “You made it truly exhausting to be your good buddy.”
Based on Jenni Hendriks and Ted Caplan’s novel of the equivalent title, “Unpregnant” begins streaming on HBO Max September 10. Rachel Lee Goldenberg (“Valley Girl”) directed the pic and wrote the script alongside Hendricks, Caplan, Jennifer Kaytin Robinson (“Someone Good”), and Bill Parker.
“In no way Not usually Sometimes Always,” one different film that tells the story of youngsters touring out of state to acquire reproductive healthcare, was launched earlier this 12 months. Eliza Hittman wrote and directed the critically acclaimed drama.