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Get Out Explained: Symbols, Satire & Social Horror

Jordan Peele’s “Get Out” is more than a horror movie The story of a black man’s visit to his white girlfriend’s parents gone horribly wrong is also a biting, absurdist satire that captures something in the zeitgeist For that reason “Get Out” is the spiritual descendant of two other more-than-horror classics 1968’s “Rosemary’s Baby” and especially 1975’s “Stepford Wives” both...