Film review: Us ***

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Film review: Us ***
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I assume ‘Us’ also means ‘US’, though not in the highly specific way of Jordan Peele’s Oscar-winning debut Get Out . “Who are you people?” the monsters are asked at one point, and reply: “We’re Americans” – but the subtext isn’t totally clear, except in the sense of a (literal) underclass becoming “untethered”. It’s like Peele felt an obligation to be political after his zeitgeist-defining debut, even though his mind was on other things.

Not that it matters, necessarily. Vox Lux , another of this week’s new releases, is also ‘about’...


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Film review: Us ***


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