Universal's "The Hunt" isn't even out yet but many are taking to Twitter to react to the film's trailer calling it "beyond sick" and "disturbing."
"The Hunt," which was previously going to be titled "Red State vs. Blue State," is billed as a satire that follows wealthy thrill-seekers taking a private jet to a five-star resort where they embark on a “deeply rewarding” expedition that involves hunting down and killing "deplorables."...
Universal is releasing a movie next month called “The Hunt” that depicts Trump supporters being hunted down like animals.— Educating Liberals (@Education4Libs) August 7, 2019
That is BEYOND sick.
But can you imagine the outrage if this movie was about hunting liberals instead?
They would probably commit another mass shooting.
Universal Pictures told Fox News on Wednesday: "Out of sensitivity to the attention on the country’s recent shooting tragedies, Universal Pictures and the filmmakers of The Hunt have temporarily paused its marketing campaign and are reviewing materials as we move forward."
“The Hunt” stars Betty Gilpin, Ike Barinholtz and Hillary Swank and is scheduled to be released on Sept. 27.