The photographer Chris is supposed to meet the family of his girlfriend Rose for the first time. He has concerns because he is African American and his girlfriend is white. But the reception is warm. But something is strange in the family home.
The domestic workers in particular behave very strangely and the short trip soon turns into a life-threatening horror trip.
The film, in which the hidden racism is exposed, grossed around 250 million dollars worldwide. It had cost 4.5 million.
This began the incredible success story of Jordan Peele, who in just a few years has risen to become one of Hollywood’s top filmmakers. His second film “Wir” (2019) was just as successful as his debut. A family experiences the ultimate horror on their vacation when they meet their exact doppelgangers.
The best and most terrifying monsters in the world are people”, the director, screenwriter and producer told “Business Insider” a few years ago.