Daddy issues meet the Iran-Contra scandal in the trailer for Netflix’s The Last Thing He Wanted, based on the novel by Joan Didion.
Anne Hathaway plays Elena, a political journalist who gets derailed by the plans of her father (Willem Dafoe), and pursued by a government official (Ben Affleck). Elena finds herself in Costa Rica, tangled in her investigation to the point where she might not get out.
The film, helmed by Dee Rees and co-written by Marco Villalobos, also stars Rosie Perez, Edi Gathegi, Mel Rodriguez, Onata Aprile, and Toby Jones.
The Last Thing He Wanted premieres Feb. 21 …