Filmmaker Pedigree: Directed by Academy Award winner Steve McQueen (12 Years a Slave) & Co-written by bestselling Author Gillian Flynn (Gone Girl)
Topical theme of Female empowerment
Movie MPAA Rating: R
Movie Studio: Fox
Movie Genre: Drama
Software Format: DVD
Item Number (DPCI): 058-12-4022
From Academy Award-winning director Steve McQueen ("12 Years a Slave") and co-writer and bestselling author Gillian Flynn ("Gone Girl") comes a blistering, modern-day thriller set against the backdrop of crime, passion and corruption. "Widows" is the story of four women with nothing in common except a debt left behind by their dead husbands' criminal activities. Set in contemporary Chicago, amid a time of turmoil, tensions build when Veronica (Oscar Winner Viola Davis), Alice (Elizabeth Debicki), Linda (Michelle Rodriguez) and Belle (Cynthia Erivo) take their fate into their own hands and conspire to forge a future on their own terms.