13 Hysterical Tweets From People Who Saw 'Get Out' This Weekend

(L to R) Logan (LAKEITH STANFIELD) meets Chris (DANIEL KALUUYA) in Universal Picturesâ   â  Get Out,â   a speculative thriller from Blumhouse (producers of â  The Visit,â   â  Insidiousâ   series and â  The Giftâ  ) and the mind of Jordan Peele.  When a young African-American man visits his white girlfriendâ  s family estate, he becomes ensnared in a more sinister real reason for the invitation.

13 Hysterical Tweets From People Who Saw 'Get Out' This Weekend

The film smashed at the box office.

Published February 27, 2017

Jordan Peele just made his directorial debut with his highly anticipated thriller, Get Out, and judging from the drones of viewers on opening weekend, the microbudget film was a crowd pleaser.

According to Variety, the conceptual horror movie, which cost $4.5 million to make, garnered a whopping $30.5 million during opening weekend.

On top of its thumbs up from the public, the movie got a rare 100 percent approval rating from critics on the aggregate site Rotten Tomatoes.

The exit polls at the film, in terms of race, also seemed almost even as African-Americans comprised approximately 39 percent of the opening weekend audiences, followed by 36 percent of Caucasians; 49 percent of the total audience was under the age of 25.

Proving just how much of a hit the film was, take a look at a few Twitter reactions, below:

Watch the cast of Get Out talk about what the film taught them about racism in the video, above.

Written by Moriba Cummings

(Photo: Universal Pictures)

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