“US” (by Jordan Peele) Official Thread

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  1. Rhakim

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    For sure - Peele said in an interview that he packed in a lot more coded stuff in Us than there was in Get Out. He didn't specifically say race-coded but you know that'll be in there. There probably will be stuff that only horror-movie buffs get too.



    I got the feeling that the main message of the film is going to be something pretty general - socioeconomics, class, fear of the other, something like that. However, by even making a movie where the well-off family at the center of it is black is already sending subliminals, and I'm sure there's going to be more specifically weighty racial commentary in there too.
     
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    Reviews rolling in... already maintaining 100% like GET OUT :wow::wow::wow:
     
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    Starting to get hyped :whew:
     
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    I only made the comparison because Nolan is pretty much the only director who puts asses in seats off of his name alone while trying to push the envelope intellectually/technically. Dude made half a billy off of Dunkirk:mjlol:Tarantino still kind of has that pull. Spielberg is Spielberg. Scorsese seems really dependent on his cast lately. Villeneuve has the talent to be the best director in the business but doesn't have the blockbuster power. Who's left? Cuarón? Aronofsky? del Toro? Peele is a fresh face with fresh ideas. You add the projects he's connected with on the TV side and all he has to do is not fumble at the one yard line.
     
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    Got tickets for Saturday night. I can't believe I'm hype for a Peele directed movie :russ:
     
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    yeah cause who the hell runs without moving their arms or shoulders at all :merchant:

    i'm hyped for this flick, need to see this in theaters cause i didn't get a chance to see Get Out in theaters and i heard that movie had a wild theater experience

    no doubt in my mind this will be the same :mjgrin:
     
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    Seems like Peele has done it again. Cant wait to watch this when it drops.
     
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    I just read more details about the plot

    :russell:

    I know yall gona eat it up with the "messages" in the movie
     
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    Imagine that running towards you

    :hubie::hubie::hubie:
     
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    The movie experience is what made me like the movie the most. Crowd was very much into it.
     
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    Comparing Coogler and Peele direction styles
     
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    Next weekend
     
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    Damn im supposed to be out of town when this drops. Gonna be late seeing this.
     
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    Got my tickets ordered for Thursday night taking my girl and my daughter :wow:
     
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    There's a hater on the line!

     
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