This looks like a straight horror movie as opposed to a “social horror movie” or whatever smart people called Jordan Peele’s last movie. I can’t even remember the name.
Right, Get Out. That one wasn’t for me but apparently a lot of people liked it.
- 98% Rotten Tomatoes
- 84% Meta Critic
- 7.7 IMDB
But what’s really important is that:
- It made $255 million dollars on a budget of $4.5 million.
- Peele won an Oscar for his screenplay.
This one looks violent, frightening and entertaining without all the cheap subtext.
Was it subtext? I don’t think it was.
Since Peele will be basically making first-run studio films until the end of time lets hope he matures pass the animus and childish lecturing. Us looks like a good first step:
Or Maybe He Won’t
What a disappoint this guy turned out to be.