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Jordan Peele is Uncomfortable With ‘Us’ Inspired Halloween Costumes

Jordan Peele is Uncomfortable With 'Us' Inspired Halloween Costumes

Jordan Peele’s Get Out follow-up, Us, inspired a lot of costumes this Halloween. It’s a simple DIY costume: Draw dark circles around your eyes, put on a red jumpsuit, and grab a pair of gold glasses. Although this outfit will certainly turn heads at any Halloween party, Jordan Peele doesn’t want to see it. The […]

New Slasher Film ‘Thriller’ Released on Netflix

Black horror films. Over the weekend, their latest film Thriller was released on Netflix on April 14th. According to the film’s description, a cruel but innocent childhood prank turns deadly when introvert target Chauncey Page (Jason Woods) accidentally kills one of his tormentors. With their friend dead and young Chauncey sent to prison, the children at […]

Lupita Nyong’o Unveils Cover Of Her New Children’s Book

With the release of Black Panther and US, both critically acclaimed and commercially successful films, Academy award-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o is more popular than ever. Now the 12 Years A Slave actress has authored a children’s book entitled Sulwe to add her growing resume. Sulwe is illustrated by Vashti Harrison. Nyong’o took to Twitter to […]

JAY-Z Sends Jordan Peele a Celebratory Message for the Success of ‘Us’

Have you seen Jordan Peele’s Us, yet? If you haven’t, make sure you get to movie theaters to enjoy then celebrate the number one film from the Get Out creator. That’s what Jay-Z did and issued a congratulatory message via all of Roc Nation’s social media channels. The image shared with the nod of victory […]

Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ Grosses Over $70 Million Opening Weekend

Jordan Peel's 'Us' Grosses Over $70 Million Opening Weekend

Jordan Peele’s Us exceeded the $68 million expectations and grossed over $70 million during its opening week. Deadline reports that the flick generated approximately $70.2 million in ticket sales after pulling in $25.4 million on Saturday. The outlet notes that there was concern that the Get Out follow-up wouldn’t live up to Peele’s directorial debut, […]

Kid Cudi Hosted Fans for His Own Screening of ‘US’ in Glendale

Like many Americans this weekend, Kid Cudi went to the movie theater this weekend to see Jordan Peele’s US. But for Cudi, the experience was different as he invited his fans in the Glendale area of Los Angeles to watch the film with him. Dudes! pic.twitter.com/VwfCwbLTpj — The Chosen One (@KidCudi) March 25, 2019 To […]

Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ Gross $7.4 Million on Thursday Opening Night

Jordan Peele's 'Us' Gross $7.4 Million on Thursday Opening Night

Jordan Peele’s Us grossed $7.4 million the opening Thursday night. The horror-thriller flick topped Thursday preview numbers for The Nun at $5.4 million and A Quiet Place at $4.3 million and nearly matched Halloween at $7.7 million. Projections for the highly-anticipated Get Out follow-up is between $38 million to $45 million range for the weekend. […]

Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ Projecting $40M Box Office Opening

Jordan Peele's 'Us' Projecting $40M Box Office Opening

Jordan Peele’s upcoming thriller, Us is eyeing a potential $35-$40 million box office opening. That’s a little over the $33.3 million Get Out raked in for its $4.5 million budget. Jordan Peele’s directorial debut ultimately grossed around a 5.3x multiple of $176M stateside ($255.4M worldwide), four Oscar nods including Best Picture and a win for […]

Jordan Peele’s Upcoming Thriller, ‘Us’ to Star Lupita Nyong’o

Jordan Peele's Upcoming Thriller, 'Us' to Star Lupita Nyong'o

Jordan Peele is eyeing his directorial follow-up to his Oscar-winning film, Get Out. Peele announced his forthcoming movie entitled, Us, which will be “another original and provocative thriller.” Oscar-winning actress, Lupita Nyong’o is in talks to star in the film alongside her Black Panther co-star Winston Duke and The Handmaid’s Tale star, Elisabeth Moss. Jordan made the announcement via […]

Kith Releases Just Us Kidset Collection

Kith is continuing the steady apparel coming as today they have released the Just Us kids “Kidset” collection. The collection arrives just in time for school and is favored by some of Kith’s men apparel and scaled down to smaller kid and toddler sizes. The collection includes printed tees in an assortment of colors with […]

Recap: Inside Look at The Crep Protect U.S. Launch Party

The struggle to keep your kicks clean is an issue for many sneakerheads. Keeping them clean is one of the most important things about being a sneakerhead. The solution to all sneaker cleaning problems is the U.K based product, Crep Protect. The official launch party took place at NeueHouse Madison Square on Tuesday, June 14th […]

Photo Recap: JBL Host Private Screening of Damian Lillard Music Video

Bigger than Us…..   Last Thursday night, music fans and basketball enthusiasts gathered for the JBL In Studio private screening of NBA All-Star Damian Lillard’s at new music video “Bigger Than Us” at the Harman Store (JBL’s parent company) in New York City. Hosted by iconic radio personality and hip-hop journalist Miss Info, the invite-only event […]

Congress: Turning Prisons Into Profit Now More Than Ever

The US has the largest private prison network in the world, which only seeks to do one thing – generate money for the legislators who created it When the US passed the Prison Industry Enhancement Certification Program or (PIE) in 1979 to replicate real-world private sector “employment opportunities” for inmates of US incarceration systems, it was […]

Newly Disclosed US Cyber-Terrorism Strategy: Attacking To Defend

U.S Defense Secretary Ash Carter is disclosing a new defense strategy for the US to fend off cyber attacks After receiving a copy of the new strategy unveiled by the Department of Defesne, Reuters reports that the Pentagon will be actively using cyber-attacks to defend against foreign threats.  The move comes after several attacks that penetrated […]