She and Simon are in an unhealthy, co-dependent relationship characterized by him controlling her with frequent check-ins and the threat of disapproval. While on vacation with two close girlfriends, Alice rediscovers the essence of herself and gains some much-needed perspective.
Slowly, she starts to fray the cords of co-dependency that bind her. But Simon's vengeance is as inevitable as it is shattering - and, once unleashed, it tests Alice's strength, her courage, and the bonds of her deep-rooted friendships.
This is a quietly powerful drama about psychological manipulation and damage. Kendrick transfixes, affirming that she has always had depth and range.