Jordan Peele’s anticipated thriller Get Out has yet to hit theaters but it already has critics talking, following a few early screenings, and fans in for a treat.
Rotten Tomatoes, a bible when it comes to rating the quality of film, has praised the horror feature with a score of 100 percent – a rare accolade from the tough movie buffs.
The film serves as the comedic writer’s directorial debut and delivers a complex tale with a racial slant. Get Out centers on an interracial couple, Chris (Daniel Kaluuya) and Rose (Allison Williams), who are at the “meet my parents” stage of their relationship. However, when Chris travels with his beau to meet her folks, he discovers something quite peculiar is taking place: all of the Black people are disappearing.
Of the film, critics have applauded the flicks freshness and bold twist on the popular studio horror films.
Get Out hits theaters, Feb. 24.
Be sure to pick up the March Issue of EBONY which features an in-depth interview with Peele, Lil Rel Howery and main character, Daniel Kaluuya!