Widows (2018)

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Set in contemporary Chicago, amid a time of turmoil, four women with nothing in common except a debt left behind by their dead husbands' criminal activities, take fate into their own hands, and conspire to forge a future on their own terms.

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  • Viola Davis and Cynthia Erivo in Widows (2018)
  • Michelle Rodriguez at an event for Widows (2018)
  • Viola Davis in Widows (2018)
  • Elizabeth Debicki at an event for Widows (2018)
  • Daniel Kaluuya at an event for Widows (2018)
  • Michelle Rodriguez and Elizabeth Debicki in Widows (2018)

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To co-write the screenplay, Steve McQueen turned to Gillian Flynn, author of several hit novels, some of which were adapted to film and television, such as (Gone Girl (2014), Dark Places (2015), Sharp Objects (2018)). She was immediately seduced by the project, as much for the place given to women as for Chicago which serves as... ...


Jack Mulligan: What I've learned from men like my father and your husband is that you reap what you sow.
Veronica: Let's hope so.


Harry and Veronica's last name is "Rawlins". Harry's tombstone says "Rawlings".


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