Promising Young Woman

In Promising Young Woman, Cassie, played by Carrie Mulligan, had a promising future until a sexual assault diverted her from her path. 

In our latest episode, we dive into Promising Young Woman. Billed as a “rape revenge” movie, the film explores the aftermath of sexual violence. The Oscar nominated movie, directed by Emerald Fennell and starring Carey Mulligan, follows one woman’s attempt to tackle the symptoms of rape culture and all those who uphold it.

Promising Young Woman marries dark comedy with #MeToo revenge fantasy  spurred by campus rape culture - ABC News

Other media referenced in this episode:

  1. Carey Mulligan’s Response to Variety
  2. Variety’s Review of Promising Young Woman