12/25/18

By Sam Bussell

@BussellSamuel

Jordan Peele dropped a little Christmas present for everyone.

Universal has released the first trailer for, ‘Us‘. The film sees a young African-American family enjoying summer vacation in Northern California with their friends but a past trauma comes back to haunt them.

The film marks the second film both written and directed by Jordan Peele, who received Critical Acclaim for his debut film, ‘Get Out‘. The 2016 film hit went on to incredible heights netting both a 96% on Rotten Tomatoes and Academy Awards in top categories such as Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Actor, and Best Director.

Peele would go on to win Best Original Screenplay becoming the first African American to win the award. Before the trailer came out, Peele debut the first poster on twitter that featured a person with gloves and a long pair of golden siccoers.

The film stars Lupita Nyong’o, Winston Duke,Elisabeth Moss, and Tim Heidecker.

Check out the trailer below:

Us will hit theaters next year on March 15th.