The Rise of the Social Thriller, Explained

The Social Thriller is the latest trend in horror, jump started by Jordan Peele’s Get Out and Us. These movies use the genre to comment on current events and issues of our society. But hasn’t this always been a staple of the genre? In this video The Take explores the way horror through the decades has reflected the world around us.


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