» Promising Young Woman » already got the author of these lines full with his brilliant trailer — he was all the happier when the visit to the cinema actually fulfilled the high expectations. The five-time Oscar-nominated film by Emerald Fennell (who won the Oscar for the screenplay) was also very well received by our editor-in-chief Christoph Petersen, who awarded 4.5 stars in the FILMSTARTS review.
FILMSTARTS review of «Promising Young Woman»
From today, March 19, 2022, «Promising Young Woman» will be available on Sky and Sky Ticket . Alternatively, you can also get the film on DVD and Blu-ray for some time now:
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«Not only mercilessly, but also mercilessly entertaining,» says our review — and the editors of FILMSTARTS and Moviepilot agreed in the joint ranking: «Promising Young Woman» took second place in the best films of 2021. The original thriller comedy only had to admit defeat to the sci-fi masterpiece » Dune «.
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That’s what «Promising Young Woman» is about
Promising Young Woman is about the highly intelligent Cassandra ( Carey Mulligan ) who had a bright future ahead of her. But when her best friend was raped, nobody believed her and said friend then took her own life, Cassandra’s world collapsed.
She gave up her medical studies and has since devoted herself to another activity: Cassandra regularly throws herself into the nightlife, pretends to be drunk and lets men pick her up in order to then expose her in flagranti for her attempted rape. But Cassandra’s revenge plan only really picks up speed when she meets her friend’s rapist…
Promising Young Woman Trailer DF