NBC Universal is slated to release the movie “The Hunt” on September 27, despite wide spread objections over the film’s depiction of wealthy vacationers hunting “deplorables” for sport.
Liberal, thrill-seeking elites take a private jet to a five star resort in the film, where they engulf on a “deeply rewarding” hunt in Republican states.
The “violent, R-rated film from producer Jason Blum’s
Blumhouse follows a dozen MAGA types who wake up in a clearing and realize they
are being stalked for sport by elite liberals,” The Hollywood Reporter reports.
Characters in the movie call the murder victims “deplorables,”
referencing the label failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton called Trump
supporters during her 2016 presidential campaign.
A character reportedly asks in the film, “Did anyone
see what our ratf–ker-in-chief just did?”
The movie was originally titled, “Red State Vs. Blue State.”
contend the movie is “politically violent” and a “sick murder fantasy about
right wingers. But NBC Universal is ignoring massive backlash to the movie’s
“There are no plans to not release the movie. No plans to
move the release,” a studio sources told Fox News.
The movies marketing campaign will, however, be “temporarily
paused” amid the tragic massacres in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio.
A Universal executive reportedly told Fox News that the film “is meant to show what a stupid, crazy world we live in. It might even be more powerful now.”