In Netflix's newest film, When They See Us, starring Oprah Winfrey and Gabrielle Union, actress Ava Duvernay plays the role of Denise Schultz, a woman whose husband is a notorious serial killer. She is a mother, wife, sister and friend. It is her determination to not let her husband take over that pushes her to become the hero she must be.
The movie's plotline takes place in Los Angeles' West Hollywood, a community notorious for murder and drug dealing. The viewer watches as Ava comes to terms with her family history. She is a woman who is deeply concerned with her past, but who does not know how to move forward and be her best self.
Ava is also a strong woman who is determined to find a way out of her situation. She sets out on a mission to find herself by becoming a certified nurse assistant, which is one of the main jobs in her field. In this area of the Los Angeles area, she becomes a model who sells clothes for men and women.
As she begins her work, she discovers that her past is much more complex than she previously thought. She begins to investigate the murder of a man who was in an automobile accident and was left paralyzed. The victim, Richard Ramirez, has a history of violence and he was released from prison shortly after he was convicted of killing six people in the San Francisco Bay Area.
As Ava continues her investigation, she realizes that there is a serial killer going around the area and he is targeting women who have had dealings with him in the past. When she realizes that it is him, she is determined to get him caught and stop him before it is too late. Throughout her investigation, she realizes that she must do what it takes to keep her family safe. She learns about the drug trade and has to learn to rely on other people to help her in her job.
Despite the fact that the plot is rather complex, the characters in Ava are all engaging and lovable. They are all compelling. The supporting cast is also strong. From Michael Rapaport, Jesse Williams and Rachel Bilson to Jennifer Lopez and Paul Giamatti, you can't help but like them.
Even though Ava has her flaws, she does end up finding a way out of the situation. This is a positive story that is able to teach us that no matter what happens in life, you must move forward. It's also important for viewers to learn that we must all make sacrifices if we want our children to have a better tomorrow. It's a lesson that is easily learned in Ava.
Overall, Ava is a movie that is fun and entertaining to watch. It's a bit of a twist on what is normally a traditional story. It provides you with a lesson in life lessons and encourages you to try to find a way out if you need to.