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In Promising Young Woman, Carey Mulligan plays a woman who hunts down sexual predators by pretending to be drunk at bars and then confronting the men who try to take advantage of her. Focus Features hide caption

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Emerald Fennell's 'Promising Young Woman' Doesn't Let Anyone Off The Hook

Writer-director Fennell describes her Oscar-nominated film about a woman who hunts down sexual predators as "a kind of fantasy" but also as something "much darker and, I hope, more honest than that."

In Promising Young Woman, Carey Mulligan plays a woman who hunts down sexual predators by pretending to be drunk at bars and then confronting the men who try to take advantage of her. Focus Features hide caption

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Emerald Fennell's 'Promising Young Woman' Doesn't Let Anyone Off The Hook

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