“The Woman King” is one of many highly anticipated titles premiering at the 2022 Toronto International Film Festival, and one that Managing Editor Sean O’Connell was lucky enough to catch. Watch as he shares his spoiler-free review of the film, which is filled with praise for stars Viola Davis and Thuso Mbedu, as well as Director Gina Prince-Bythewood’s brutal fight sequence.
00:00 – Intro / Viola Davis Tease
00:54 – Thuso Mbedu’s Stunning Performance
03:03 – Viola Davis: Action Star
04:50 – Character-Building Fight Choreography
08:13 – Final Thoughts & Star Rating
09:54 – Outro