So I’ve seen Get Out twice and read like a million different reviews and think pieces on it and now I’m officially over it. I can’t tell y’all how many times I’ve written and deleted and rewritten and published this post because I honestly don’t know where to start with this doggone movie.
What I do know is that there are some people out there who didn’t fully grasp the film’s message. A friend of mine said as she was walking out of the theater she heard this one couple say, “So they (the Armitages) weren’t actually racists; they were just f—ked up people who saw the attributes they desired (in black people).” Ummm…. [Read more…]