“All told, this is a sharp, funny, brave movie that strikes the perfect balance between humor and horror,” said Rafer Guzman of Newsday.“It's the year's first must-see.” Julian Rowman of Movie Web said, “Get Out is an absolutely brilliant and original horror film.But when their parents find out and intervene, the two must learn to look inward at their own desires and decide if their love is enough to bring their diverging lives back together.The Tomatometer rating – based on the published opinions of hundreds of film and television critics – is a trusted measurement of movie and TV programming quality for millions of moviegoers.
“Equality feels like oppression to the privileged and thus three benign words send them into a fight for their very existence,” he wrote. Get Out, written and directed by Jordan Peele, has earned a rare 100 percent rating - out of 99 reviews as of Thursday evening - on the film review site Rotten Tomatoes, garnering comparisons to The Stepford Wives and Guess Who's Coming to Dinner.Fifty years after Sidney Poitier upended the latent racial prejudices of his white date's liberal family in Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, Peele has crafted a similar confrontation - with altogether more combustible results - in Get Out.'Do they know I'm black?The film focuses on couple Chris (Daniel Kaluuya) and Rose (Allison Williams) who are getting serious and head out for a weekend of "meeting the parents." The two join Rose's family for a weekend getaway where their questionable behavior starts to disturb Chris, and a series of unfortunate events persists soon after."I knew that the only way to make this movie work, besides getting the tone right, was that the plot would have to reveal the judgments and the presumptions we would have about the movie are in fact our presumptions," Peele told IGN.