Jason Bateman leads an all-star cast in the first trailer for the upcoming indie comedy The Longest Week, which shows how rich people have problems just like the rest of us. The story centers on Conrad Valmont (Jason Bateman), the heir to a hotel fortune who is cut off during his parents' sudden divorce, which forces him to move in with his best friend Dylan (Billy Crudup).
However, Conrad risks burning his only friendship when he falls for Dylan's new girlfriend Beatrice (Olivia Wilde), as he tries to keep his financial status a secret for as long as possible. Jenny Slate, Erin Maya Darke and Tony Roberts co-star in director Peter Glanz' dramatic comedy, in theaters and on VOD formats September 5.
As he eases into adulthood at the age of forty, Conrad Valmont (Jason Bateman), the over-educated, under-employed heir to the Valmont Hotel fortune, is cut off from his allowance following his parents' abrupt divorce and tossed out into the unforgiving streets of the Upper West Side. Luckily, he is taken in by his old friend Dylan (Billy Crudup), and returns the favor by immediately falling for Dylan's girlfriend Beatrice (Olivia Wilde). As Conrad attempts to woo Beatrice while keeping both their relationship and his bank balance secret, Dylan tries to set him up with Jocelyn (Olivia Wilde). Ever committed to the charade that he eventually finds difficult to maintain, Conrad quickly realizes his charm can only extend so far into debt. Now deep into an extensional reflection, will it take losing everything to make Conrad realize what he can truly become?