It’s fair to say that Jordan Peele has scored himself a proper, bonafide hit with ‘Get Out.’
YOOO THIS GET OUT ALTERNATE ENDING THOUGH ?????? pic.twitter.com/TrjGAGtkHx
— highsaiah ?? (@halalzay) May 17, 2017
Peele, in the DVD commentary, explains the original ending that he had in mind, and hints at the fact that a certain bloviating racist orange testicle man necessitated a last-minute pivot.
“The house and all the evidence has burned down, and this is a system that values the rich white people and takes their side. So my feeling is what would happen in this movie is Chris would end up in jail, just because of how it looks. By the time I was shooting this, it was clear the world had shifted.”
Bloody hell, that is some bleak shit. ‘Course it’s easy to see that that’s probably how things would’ve ended up had the film occurred for real, but even still…