A true story starring Emily Blunt? That’s all it takes to get us excited. In Netflix’s latest film, “Pain Hustlers,” the British actress plays a mother so desperate that she accepts a smelly job. The trailer is already promising.
“A sharp, revealing look at what some people do out of desperation and others out of greed.” This is how he describes Netflix His latest photo “Pain Hustlers”based on journalist Evan Hughes’ non-fiction book “The Hard Sell” about the opioid crisis in the United States.
Make money with painkillers
In the true story “Pain Hustlers” we meet Lisa Drake (Emily Blunt), a single mother struggling to make ends meet after being fired from her job. Lisa, her daughter Phoebe (Chloe Coleman) has medical problems, and feels so desperate that she applies for a job at the shady pharmaceutical start-up Zanna Therapeutics, where Pete Brenner (Chris Evans) is active.
She can work as a pharmaceutical representative with the goal of selling opioids (heavy painkillers) to doctors and earning commission. It doesn’t take long before it becomes clear to Lisa that her boss, Dr. Jack Neal (Dr Andy Garcia), is defrauding his clients, but the FBI also seems to have noticed…
‘Pain Hustlers’ was directed by the BAFTA Award winner David Yates (“Harry Potter”, “Fantastic Beasts”) He is from October 27 Available on Netflix.
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