Jordan Peele’s Us: Therapists Analyze Duality, Division, and Classism

How do we rectify the things that we like and dislike about ourselves?


Jordan Peele’s latest thriller Us is rich with psychologyOur panel of Shrinks unpack the film’s motifs, themes, and discuss: how do we rectify the things that we like and dislike about ourselves? 

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we all have this dark side to who we are.

– Dr. Emma Kate Wright

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Being Human

Every week our panel of Shrinks breaks down trending topics of psychology in the news that we call Being Human.

People who have trouble with romantic relationships may watch movies and TV shows for more than just a chance to escape from their lives for a bit.

New research suggests that people with attachment issues are more likely than others to be engaged in the stories – for instance, to say that they feel connected to the fictional characters and think about what they would do if they were in the same situations.

Read the study that inspired our discussion here.

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