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How Get Out Inspired a New College Course on Racism and Horror How Get Out Inspired a New College Course on Racism and Horror

Like hundreds of thousands of other people around the world, Tananarive Due saw Get Out earlier this year. Blown away by the hit horror movie, the author and educator decided to design a semester-long special course about how horror and anti-black racism have intertwined in the cinema.

10 Things My Black Paranoia Saved Me From 10 Things My Black Paranoia Saved Me From

Hi. I’m black and I’m a man. That makes me a black man (by default), and that means I’m paranoid as fuck. Like, I’m pretty sure you’re plotting against me right now, so I’m looking at you crazy. Or at least you might could be. In fact, who is you? Is you is or is you ain’t my constituency?

Girls Trip Hits $100,000,000 at Box Office, Proving Yet Again That Hollywood Should Always Bet on Black Girls Trip Hits $100,000,000 at Box Office, Proving Yet Again That Hollywood Should Always Bet on Black

Girls Trip, the breakout hit of the summer, has crossed the $100 million mark at the box office, proving, yet again, that movies for and by black people can put asses in theater seats.

Assigning Value to Black Stories: Minority Art and the Racist Mountain Assigning Value to Black Stories: Minority Art and the Racist Mountain

Comedian, writer and filmmaker Jordan Peele recently offered the hope that the success of his low-budget but high-profit film, Get Out, would convince Hollywood producers that “black voices … tell good stories like anyone else.”

Get Out Becomes Biggest Domestic Hit Ever From a Black Director Get Out Becomes Biggest Domestic Hit Ever From a Black Director

With only a $5 million budget, Jordan Peele’s blockbuster hit Get Out is now the highest-grossing domestic hit ever by a black filmmaker. So far the movie has made a whopping $162.8 million in North America, beating F. Gary Gray’s Straight Outta Compton.

Get Yourself a Friend Like Rod: The Top 8 Ride-or-Die
Friends on Black TV Get Yourself a Friend Like Rod: The Top 8 Ride-or-Die Friends on Black TV

The movie Get Out will make you re-evaluate your life choices: whom you date, what kinds of dinner invitations from white people you’ll accept, and your friendships. Definitely your friendships. Because if there is one shining moment in the disturbing horror that is Get Out, it’s Chris’ ever-present, ever-woke,…

21 Times in Get Out When Chris Should Have Gotten the Hell Out 21 Times in Get Out When Chris Should Have Gotten the Hell Out

Although Jordan Peele’s brilliant (and now record-breaking) Get Out inverts classic horror tropes and societal expectations by making the “well-meaning” white people the bogeymen and the black dude the damsel in distress, its dramatic tension still relies on one thing you’ll find in pretty much every other horror…

Get Out’s Daniel Kaluuya on Samuel L. Jackson’s Comments: ‘I Resent That I Have to Prove I’m Black’ Get Out’s Daniel Kaluuya on Samuel L. Jackson’s Comments: ‘I Resent That I Have to Prove I’m Black’

Daniel Kaluuya has a few words for Samuel L. Jackson about being black. Last week Jackson questioned why Kaluuya, a British actor, was cast in Get Out, a movie that tackles race in the U.S., instead of an African-American actor, and said the role would have resonated more with an African-American actor.

Kourtney Kardashian’s Get Out Tweet Didn’t Go Over Too Well Kourtney Kardashian’s Get Out Tweet Didn’t Go Over Too Well

Maybe Kourtney Kardashian saw Get Out, or maybe she was subtweeting Scott Disick to get out for the 100th time. But Twitter definitely felt that it was ironic for a Kardashian to tweet about a movie involving a black man and a crazy white family.

Samuel L. Jackson Wonders What Get Out Would Have Been Like With ‘an American Brother’ as Lead Samuel L. Jackson Wonders What Get Out Would Have Been Like With ‘an American Brother’ as Lead

Samuel L. Jackson has some thoughts about black British actors securing American roles instead of African Americans, suggesting that perhaps black Americans could add some authenticity, especially when dealing with culturally specific things like America’s struggles with interracial relationships.

Watch: Funny or Die’s ‘Get Out (of the White House)’ Spoof Watch: Funny or Die’s ‘Get Out (of the White House)’ Spoof

Funny or Die’s “Get Out (of the White House)” has everything a horror movie should include: the Trumps, Kanye West and perfect editing.

Get Out Proves That ‘Nice Racism’ and White Liberalism Are Never to Be Trusted Get Out Proves That ‘Nice Racism’ and White Liberalism Are Never to Be Trusted

Editor’s note: This article contains major spoilers about the plot of Get Out.

Lakeith Stanfield Calls Armond White a ‘Bitch’ for Ruining Get Out’s Perfect Rotten Tomato Score Lakeith Stanfield Calls Armond White a ‘Bitch’ for Ruining Get Out’s Perfect Rotten Tomato Score

If Armond White’s grandmother made a movie, he’d probably give it a negative review if everyone else liked it. It’s fine to have a different opinion about a movie, but it seems as though White has made a career out of being a contrarian. And as the young people would say, he’s the definition of a hater.

Unique Views, Episode 32: Lil Rel and Lil Racism Unique Views, Episode 32: Lil Rel and Lil Racism

Every week I learn something new about my co-host, Patti LaDanielle, aka Danielle Young, and this week I learned that she loves Lil Zane more than Lil Bow Wow. According to Ms. Patti Patti, Lil Bow Wow’s music career regressed as he got older, and Lil Zane never hurt anyone.

Get Out Is a Refreshing, Creepy, Stress-Filled Thriller Unafraid to Comment on Race Get Out Is a Refreshing, Creepy, Stress-Filled Thriller Unafraid to Comment on Race

When I first watched the trailer for comedian Jordan Peele’s Get Out, I knew that I had to see it, and I wasn’t wrong. It was as if Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner was on some type of horrific steroid.

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