USA, United Kingdom, 18+
Promising Young Woman
Cassie Thomas is a 30-year-old woman who lives with her parents. Years earlier, she was in medical school with her lifelong best friend, Nina Fisher. However, after Nina was raped by their classmate, Al Monroe, and both the school and legal system failed her, Cassie dropped out to take care of her; it is alluded that Nina eventually died by suicide. Cassie now has a job at a coffee shop. By night, she goes to clubs and pretends to be drunk in an effort to get a man to take her home. She waits for them to attempt to take advantage of her apparent intoxication and then turns the tables on them, scaring or perhaps hurting them into changing their ways...