Jordan Peele followers who go to his newest movie “Us” hoping to search out one other “Get Out” could also be dissatisfied: The place Peele’s directorial debut lent itself to simple political allegory, the follow-up feels murkier and stranger.
“Us” is a nightmarish journey right into a world invaded by sinister doppelgangers. The movie does, ultimately, supply a rationale for what’s occurring, however the surreal imagery (and the unsettling work by the forged, led by Lupita Nyong’o) will persist with you in a manner that the reasons don’t.
On this week’s episode of the Authentic Content material podcast, we’re joined by Megan Rose Dickey to evaluate the movie. Now that it’s been a couple of weeks since “Us” hit theaters, it appears like the suitable time to argue about what truly occurred, dig into the movie’s symbolism and see which fan theories resonate.
We additionally discuss our expectations after watching the primary trailer for the subsequent Star Wars movie, “The Rise of Skywalker,” which is supposed to wrap up the entire nine-episode story.
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