Jordan Peele

Culture

how home invasion horror made america face its own shadow

Movies like 'Us', 'Don't Breath' and 'The Purge' provide allegories of America as a place where wealth is hoarded, violence is indigenous and the outsider is always suspicious.
Amy Roberts
4.11.19
Culture

jordan peele just revealed the truth behind that 'us' ending

Warning: Big Spoiler Energy
Danil Boparai
4.2.19
News

watch the first trailer for jordan peele’s ‘twilight zone’ reboot

The classic 50s series is getting an upgrade from the ‘Get Out’ director.
Roisin Lanigan
2.22.19
News

jordan peele's next film looks every bit as chilling as get out

‘Us’ has been labelled a “new nightmare” and is due for release in 2019.
Alim Kheraj
5.9.18
News

this year's oscar nominations are refreshingly queer, black, and feminist

The Oscars made a serious move towards diversity this year, embracing films about queerness, blackness, and womanhood.
André-Naquian Wheeler
1.24.18
News

get out has inspired a college course (and you can take it online)

The Sunken Place: Racism, Survival, and Black Horror explores the history of anti-black racism in cinema.
Hannah Ongley
1.8.18
Culture

jordan peele says "get out" is a documentary, not a comedy

"Get Out is a documentary," according to its creator.
André-Naquian Wheeler
11.16.17
News

spike lee and jordan peele are making a thriller about a black kkk member

The thriller will tell the story of Ron Stallworth, a black detective who infiltrated the Ku Klux Klan and foiled the group’s hate crimes.
André-Naquian Wheeler
9.12.17
Film

your favourite director's favourite films

Your favourite films are the sum of many parts. Yes, the imaginations of the writers, actors and directors who made them, but also the lifetime of influences each have absorbed. Understanding the films these auteurs hold close can lend another...
Wendy Syfret
6.5.17
Film

a very persuasive breakdown of all the hidden symbols in get out

That deer meant more than you thought...
André-Naquian Wheeler
5.31.17
News

jordan peele's next project sounds even scarier than get out

Peele and J.J. Abrams are turning Lovecraft Country into an HBO horror series set in 50s Jim Crow America.
Hannah Ongley
5.17.17
News

'get out’ is making history at the box office

Jordan Peele’s race-focused horror film has made him the first African American writer-director to break $100 million with their debut film.
Wendy Syfret
3.14.17
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