The women, now left alone and with families to take care of, devise a criminal plan in order to pay back the money their husbands owed to a group of dangerous individuals.
"No one thinks we have the balls to pull this off," Davis says while meeting with her fellow widows.
"If this whole thing goes wrong, I want my kids to know that I didn't just sit there and take it. I did something," Rodriguez says.
Widows, from Academy Award winning director Steve McQueen (12 Years a Slave), is set to arrive in theaters on Dec. 6. Colin Farrell, Lukas Haas, Robert Duvall, Carrie Coon, Andre Holland and Daniel Kaluuya also star.