The Theme Of Racism In 'Get Out'

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“Get Out” is a spin chilling story yet with a touch of comedy, illustrating what it means to be black in America, to summarize, a black photographer called Chris goes on a trip with Rose, his white girlfriend to visit her parents. Worried that Rose’s parents might be racist, he later discovers that the family has several black “servants” who behave oddly, as if they are controlled. He is later unsettled by the visitors at the party who made racially-charged and gauche comments, chuckling over Chris’s built body and announcing, “Black is in fashion!” Chris later realized the chill that he had sensed was right on the mark. The Armitage family turn out not just to be racist, but to be abusing as well as profiting from abducting blacks. They have developed a horrifying system of abducting, brainwashing and ultimately brain-swapping black people, to use them as they please such as, repurposed body substitutes. Through the critical race lens as well as the Marxists lens the theme of post-racism pops to mind, exposing a liberal ignorance and hubris that has been allowed to fester. It’s an attitude, and arrogance which in the film leads to a horrific final solution, but in reality leads to a complacency that is just as dangerous. During the initial years of the Obama administration. Race was a conversation that was increasingly popular, Jordan Peele, director of “Get Out” directed this movie to show what changes needed to be made. This was meant to represent black experiences with
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