Us

US

Us, from Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Jordan Peele (Get Out), stars Oscar® winner Lupita Nyong’o as Adelaide Wilson, a woman returning to her beachside childhood home with her husband (Winston Duke), and their children for a summer getaway.

Haunted by an unexplainable trauma from her past and compounded by a string of eerie coincidences, Adelaide grows increasingly certain that something bad is going to befall her family.

After a day with friends (Elisabeth Moss, Tim Heidecker), the Wilsons return to their vacation home to discover the silhouettes of four figures standing in their driveway. Us pits an ordinary American family against a terrifying opponent: doppelgängers of themselves.



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Director

Jordan Peele

Credits

Director: Jordan Peele
Executive Producer: Daniel Lupi, Bea Sequeira
Producer: Jordan Peele, Sean McKittrick, Jason Blum, Ian Cooper
Screenwriter: Jordan Peele
Principal Cast: Lupita Nyong'o, Winston Duke, Elisabeth Moss, Tim Heidecker, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Anna Diop, Evan Alex, Shahadi Wright-Joseph, Madison Curry, Cali Sheldon

Contact

Publicity Contact
Chris Johnson
Chrisd.johnson@nbcuni.com
8187774589
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Premiere Status: World Premiere
Genre: Horror
Screening Section: Headliners
Screening Format: Narrative Feature
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 120:00 mins