Promising Young Woman

Revenge never looked so promising.


Promising Young Woman
Everyone said Cassie was a promising young woman... until a mysterious event abruptly derailed her future. Nothing in Cassie’s life is what it appears to be: she’s wickedly smart, tantalizingly cunning, and she’s living a secret double life by night. Now, an unexpected encounter is about to give Cassie a chance to right the wrongs of the past.

113 minutes.
No persons under 16 (Language, Sex, Violence, Drug abuse).
Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller, On the art circuit

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Veangence is mine...
Veangence is mine...

Credits

Cast
Carey Mulligan, Bo Burnham, Alison Brie, Clancy Brown, Jennifer Coolidge, Laverne Cox, Connie Britton
Director
Emerald Fennell
ScreenplayEmerald Fennell
MusicAnthony Willis
CinematographyBenjamin Kračun
EditingFrédéric Thoraval
Sound formatsDolby Atmos
SoundtrackListen to samples or get it right now on Amazon

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SA distributorEmpire Entertainment
Made in2020
Produced byFilmNation Entertainment, Focus Features, LuckyChap Entertainment

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreComedy
LanguageNone (sic)
NudityNone
SexNone (sic)
ViolenceNone (sic)
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone (sic)
CommentsContains scenes of sexual violence.
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USA MPAA rating

R: RestrictedRated R for strong violence including sexual assault, language throughout, some sexual material and drug use
Runtime113
USA version is usually but not always the same as South African release. Versions released on streaming or DVD, Blu-ray or Video may also differ.


CommonSenseMedia Report (USA)

Suggested age limit
15 +
Positive messages
3
Positive role models
1
Violence
4
Sex
3
Language
4
Consumerism
1
Drinking, drugs, smoking
4

Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Metacritic.com
34 critics
14
Rottentomatoes critics
216 critics
16
Rottentomatoes tomatometer
Tomatometer quote iconA boldly provocative, timely thriller, Promising Young Woman is an auspicious feature debut for writer-director Emerald Fennell -- and a career highlight for Carey Mulligan.
18
CommonSenseMedia
Tara McNamara quote iconDark, powerful, mature revenge comedy attacks rape culture.
20

What the People say

Metacritic.com users
12 users
13
Rottentomatoes users
96 users
18
Rottentomatoes popcornmeter
Popcornmeter
19
IMDB
1811 Netizens
15
The Movie DB
Community
14

Average .. 82%

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