7 Black Movies to Watch That Have Nothing to…

This is the second installment of Films of Freedom, a Black History Month series curated by The North Star to celebrate the artists that paved the way for Black creators today. US Everyone knows when watching horror movies, the Black character always dies first. It happens so often it’s literally become a joke. Jordan Peele’s “US” doesn’t allow for the existence of this trope, because all of his main characters are Black. I LOVE scary movies, meaning I’ve built up a pretty high tolerance to them. But I’ll tell you right now, this is one of the scariest movies I’ve seen in my life. It’s terrifying, brilliantly written, expertly executed, and the perfect watch if you’re prepared to sleep with the lights on for a few days.

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