Jordan Peele on why he considers ‘Get Out’ a documentary

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LOS ANGELES — Was ‘Get Out’ your favorite musical of the past year?

‘Get Out’ is being considered for a Golden Globe nomination in the category of “Best Motion Picture Musical or Comedy.” Jordan Peele took to Twitter to express his dissatisfaction with the category, saying his film was a documentary. 

Jordan Peele further commented on the nomination consideration on ‘The Late Show With Stephen Colbert.’

“I submitted it as a documentary. ‘Get Out’ is a documentary. Here’s the thing, the movie is truth. The thing that resonated with people was truth, so for me it’s more of a historical biopic.”

The movie has a 99% on Rotten Tomatoes. Colbert asked Jordan Peele who is the blame for the 1%. He responded, “Racism.”

Do you think Get Out was unfairly categorized?
 

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