Everyone said Cassie was a promising young woman, until a mysterious event abruptly derailed her future. But nothing in Cassie’s life is what it appears to be: she’s wickedly smart, tantalizingly cunning, and she is 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.
- " Writer-Director Emerald Fennell pulled off a magic trick so many artists attempt, she made a political film fun. It's only after the credits roll that the audience is left with the heartbreaking echos from the script. " – Julia Swift (My Champlain Valley)
- " Promising Young Woman delivers a promising start to Fennell's career behind the camera, as well as a reminder of Mulligan's ferocious on screen presence. " – Eric Marchen (Rogers TV)
- " The ending has a powerful kicker, and the deep sense of unease lasts long after the credits roll. " – Dominic Corry (New Zealand Herald)