Woman Walks Ahead

Release Date: June 29th, 2018

R |1 hr 42 min

Plot Summary

A headstrong New York painter embarks on a dangerous journey to meet Sitting Bull but must face off with an Army officer intent on war with the Native Americans.

Cast: Jessica Chastain, Michael Greyeyes, Ciarán Hinds, Sam Rockwell, Chaske Spencer, David Midthunder, Louisa Krause

Director: Susanna White

Genres: Historical drama , Western

Production Co: Potboiler Productions, Black Bicycle Entertainment, A24

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Allan HunterScreen International

    Woman Walks Ahead is a story of defying expectations, finding common ground and gaining knowledge. show more

  • 75
    Rex ReedObserver

    Strongly acted, beautifully shot and sincerely aimed at clearing up some of the misconceptions about the Old West that have been passed off as history by Hollywood movies. show more

  • 50
    Todd McCarthyThe Hollywood Reporter

    Despite the estimable talent on hand both behind and in front of the camera, the story never comes to convincing life and doesn’t, in the end, have anywhere particularly surprising or interesting to go. show more

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