No Revenge Taken: The Misplaced Politics of Promising Young Woman

Posted by - March 28, 2021
TRIGGER WARNING: This article contains discussion of sexual assault and suicide. This article contains spoilers for Promising Young Woman.    Promising Young Woman is Emerald Fennell’s debut feature film which tells the story of Cassie (Carey Mulligan), who pretends to be drunk in nightclubs in order to lure men into trying to sexually assault her,