Cinema screen black comedy ‘Promising Young Woman’


Cinema Capitol, 230 W. Dominick St., will present the black comedy “Promising Young Woman” on select days from Friday, Jan. 1 through Monday, Jan. 11.

“Promising Young Woman” was written, directed, and produced by Emerald Fennell. It is the story of a woman named Cassie (Carey Mulligan), whose life is not what it appears to be. She was traumatized by a tragic event and, despite being smart and cunning, dropped out of medical school. Now she prioritizes revenge and lives a double life at night as she seeks out vengeance against those who cross her path.

“Promising Young Woman” show times are Fridays and Saturdays at 4:15 and 7:15 p.m., Sundays at 1:15 and 4:15 p.m., and Mondays at 7:15 p.m. Friday’s 4:15 and Sunday’s 1:15 p.m. shows will include captions for the hearing-impaired.

All patrons are required to wear masks for the duration of the movie, unless eating or drinking. Parties will be socially-distanced at least 6 feet apart.

Tickets can be purchased at the box office or in advance at Tickets are $8; $7 for students and military, and $6 for Capitol “Friends.”

“Promising Young Woman” runs 113 minutes and is rated R.


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