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Friends Who Kill is a psychological thriller movie released in 2020 that tells the story of Sophie and Brittany, two high school students who developed an inextricable bond after their mothers died in a car crash. The movie stars Natalie Brown as Constance, Sophie's mother who works as a high school counselor, Sarah Fisher as Sophie, and Alexa Rose Steele as Brittany. The movie starts with a flashback that shows Sophie and Brittany meeting for the first time at a bereavement group they both attended after their mothers' death. From their first conversation, it is clear that Sophie has some issues as she tells Brittany that she sees her mother everywhere she goes. Despite their different personalities, Sophie being shy and introverted and Brittany being outgoing and impulsive, they become inseparable friends. Fast forward to the present day, Sophie's mother Constance suspects that Brittany is a bad influence on Sophie and tries to limit their interactions. However, Sophie becomes more and more attached to Brittany and starts to distance herself from her mother. As their friendship grows stronger, their behavior becomes erratic as they start to influence each other in dangerous ways. They both develop an obsession with death and even start a "death club" where they discuss different ways to kill people. Their first victim is a boy in their class who bullies Sophie. They plan and execute his murder in a secluded area near the school, and from there, they become more and more brazen in their actions. Constance becomes suspicious of Sophie's behavior and starts to investigate her daughter's relationship with Brittany. Meanwhile, Brittany starts to turn on Sophie and begins to threaten her after Sophie tries to distance herself from her. The movie keeps the audience on the edge of their seats as it delves into the twisted minds of these teenage girls. The acting performances by Natalie Brown, Sarah Fisher, and Alexa Rose Steele are commendable. The story is well paced, and the editing is tight, keeping the audience engaged in the movie. Overall, Friends Who Kill is a riveting psychological thriller that explores the dangers of intense friendships and the consequences that follow when young minds become fascinated with death. The film is a cautionary tale for anyone who underestimates the power of teenage emotions and the lengths to which they will go to maintain their relationships.