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WARNING: The following review contains spoilers, I’m telling you now so you don’t pretend to be outraged later.

I have to be honest here, when I first saw the trailer for Get Out, I legitimately thought it was a joke, like seriously. It looked so ridiculous that when I saw Jordan Peele’s name on it, I thought “ok good one, you got me”. To my surprise, it wasn’t a joke and suddenly I went “That’s a funny trailer…it 's serious??? Oh dear God…” If you can imagine my shock of this being a real film, you can imagine my shock that the film came out to rave reviews and no critics have written a negative review about it on Rotten Tomatoes thus far…not a single one. Given the racial commentary in this film, reviewers were basically walking …show more content…

Jordan Peele said that the film takes aim at racism in white liberal America which the center theme of Get Out. While I was worried the film would spend too much time preaching it really just focuses on the fact that when people try too hard not to appear racist, they are actually more incentive than direct racism. To the dad assuring Chris that he would have voted for Obama a third time if he could or people asking him about his struggles as a black man, Peele being a bi-racial man married to a white woman in real life understands that people tend to overcompensate for their race when it’s not needed. Even Rose at times takes offense to what she projects as racism even know there was no intent to be found. Not despite Peele claiming he did not base this film on his wife’s family, I refuse to believe that much of the writing didn’t come from his own personal experiences.

The film excels in its setup as the tension is a better storyteller than the script. The reason why I said that making a horror film about white guilt was pretty genius is because the audience is already on edge with the topic not knowing what to expect. Using this, the writer can toy with their emotions and try to make them predict the character 's intention based on their own experiences and judgments. The film will set up a scene where someone’s

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