Posted on Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021 by Ethan Anderton
Jordan Peele made quite an impression on audiences with his directorial debut Get Out. The thriller used racism as the crux of the terror, offering plenty of sharp social commentary along with more genre-driven chills. Even though it took a little while, another filmmaker is trying the same thing, but with seemingly far worse results.
Karen is a new thriller focusing on a racist white woman who is hellbent on terrorizing a new Black family that just moved in next door. It has all the beats of a traditional suburban thriller, but with the subtlety of a sledgehammer bought at Home Depot on a Sunday. Read More »