Get Out is a American satirical horror film written, produced, and directed by comedian Jordan Peele. The film premiered at Sundance Film Festival on January 24, 2017, before being officially released worldwide on February 24, 2017. The film was distributed by Universal Pictures and was produced by Blumhouse Productions, along with Peele's production company "Monkeypaw Productions". The film stars Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Bradley Whitford, Catherine Keener, and Lil Rel Howery.


Chris Washington is a African-American photographer who is not completely head over heels about going to see the parents of his Caucasian girlfriend, Rose Armitage for the weekend. Once they get there, Chris notices that the entire family estate is very strange from Rose's parents' over accommodating behavior and the strange behaviors from their black servants, Walter and Georgia. As the weekend progresses, things get more disturbing as Chris realizes that he is up against something worse than he could ever imagine.



  • Jordan Peele said he got the idea for the film from watching stand-up by comedian Eddie Murphy.
  • This is Jordan Peele's feature film directoral debut.
  • Jordan Peele cited the film "Night of the Living Dead" as a inspiration for the film.
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