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TV Review: Jordan Peele’s The Twilight Zone Picks Up Where Rod Serling Left Off

The Pitch: Sixty years after the original series changed the course of science fiction forever, The Twilight Zone returns for a third revival, only this time the keys of imagination are in the hands of Jordan Peele. The Oscar-winning screenwriter and blockbuster director brings a unique vision to Rod Serling’s landmark series, all without losing

SXSW Film Review: Jordan Peele’s Us is Effective Horror That Buckles Under Its Own Ambition

The Pitch: In the briefest of sentences, the four members of the Wilson family (mother Lupita Nyong’o, father Winston Duke, daughter Shahadi Wright Joseph, and son Evan Alex) have to contend with a quartet of doppelgängers—or “shadows”—who invade their vacation home in Santa Cruz. Revealing anything more would mean encroaching into spoiler territory, so let’s

Seth Rogen joins cast of Jordan Peele’s Twilight Zone revival

We’ve been writing for so long about the latest incarnation of The Twilight Zone that it almost feels surprising we’re now less than a month away from the premiere of the first new episodes. The Jordan Peele-hosted reboot of the classic sci-fi/horror anthology series has already amassed quite an array of talent for the upcoming episodes, which

SXSW 2019 announces film and TV lineup: Jordan Peele’s Us, NOS4A2, Teen Spirit, and True Stories

First we got Sundance, now South by Southwest has announced its feature film lineup for 2019. Set to take place from March 8th to 17th, the Austin-based festival will screen more than a hundred new features. Among the many highlights are the world premiere of Jordan Peele’s Us, Harmony Korine’s long-awaited Spring Breakers follow-up The Beach