A young African-American visits his white girlfriend's parents for the weekend, where his simmering uneasiness about their reception of him eventually reaches a boiling point.

Director:

Jordan Peele

Writer:

Jordan Peele
Popularity
296 ( 5)
Won 1 Oscar. Another 148 wins & 206 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Daniel Kaluuya ... Chris Washington
Allison Williams ... Rose Armitage
Catherine Keener ... Missy Armitage
Bradley Whitford ... Dean Armitage
Caleb Landry Jones ... Jeremy Armitage
Marcus Henderson ... Walter
Betty Gabriel ... Georgina
LaKeith Stanfield ... Andre Logan King
Stephen Root ... Jim Hudson
Lil Rel Howery ... Rod Williams
Ashley LeConte Campbell ... Lisa Deets
John Wilmot ... Gordon Greene
Caren L. Larkey ... Emily Greene (as Caren Larkey)
Julie Ann Jones ... April Dray (as Julie Ann Doan)
Rutherford Cravens ... Parker Dray
Edit

Storyline

Chris and his girlfriend Rose go upstate to visit her parents for the weekend. At first, Chris reads the family's overly accommodating behavior as nervous attempts to deal with their daughter's interracial relationship, but as the weekend progresses, a series of increasingly disturbing discoveries lead him to a truth that he never could have imagined. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Do you belong in this neighborhood? See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence, bloody images, and language including sexual references | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This is the second film released by Blumhouse Productions in 2017 to become a box-office hit. It was released on February 24, 2017 and made over $34 million in its opening weekend on a $4.5 million budget. The first Blumhouse produced film released in 2017 was Split (2016), which originally premiered at film festivals in late 2016, and was officially released theatrically on January 20, 2017. The film earned $40 million in its opening weekend on a $9 million budget, and the third Blumhouse produced film released was Happy Death Day (2017), which was released on October 13, 2017. The film made $26 million in its opening weekend on a budget of $4.8 million. See more »

Goofs

When Rod is talking to Detective Latoya, he says "girl's friend parents' house" when he means "girlfriend's parents' house." See more »

Quotes

Chris Washington: I got hypnotized last night.
Rod Williams: Nigga, get the fuck outta here!
Chris Washington: No. Yo, yo, yeah it's to quit smoking. But Rose's mom's a psychiatrist, so...
Rod Williams: Bro, I don't care if the bitch is Iyanla Vanzant, okay? She can't fix my motherfuckin' life. You ain't getting in my head.
Chris Washington: I know, she caught me off guard, right? But it's cool because... I'm cured. It worked!
Rod Williams: Bro, how you not scared of this, man? Look they could have made you do all types of stupid shit. They have you fuckin' barking like a dog. Flyin' around ...
[...]
See more »

Connections

Featured in Honest Trailers: Get Out (2018) See more »

Soundtracks

(I've Had) The Time Of My Life
Written by John DeNicola, Donald Markowitz and Franke Previte
Performed by Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes
Courtesy of RCA Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
See more »

User Reviews

 
This is an excellent movie
27 June 2018 | by perica-43151See all my reviews

This movie is pure gold. It has nice twists, works on deeper levels, has some fascinating premises, is acted well, is original. Really, really nice job.

It is always nice to see movie with some twists, and also those that give you some food for thought. But sometimes the twists are for the twist sake. This is not the case here. Everything makes sense, and in more than one level. The atmosphere of underlying racism is done in a way that makes people from across the world, who did not have contact with USA slavery issues, get good insight. But the movie is so much more than this, and will surprise you, make you think and leave you intellectually and emotionally satisfied. So few movies can do this as competently and decently as this one. This is one smart movie.


35 of 57 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 1,724 user reviews »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
Edit

Details

Country:

USA | Japan

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 February 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Get Out See more »

Filming Locations:

Alabama, USA See more »

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

$4,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$33,377,060, 26 February 2017

Gross USA:

$176,040,665

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$255,589,157
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | SDDS | DTS (DTS: X)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed