These Are The Horror Films Lupita Nyong'o Watched To Prepare For 'Us'

Lupita Nyong'o speaks onstage at 'Time's Up' during the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival at Spring Studios on April 28, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Roy Rochlin/Getty Images for Tribeca Film Festival)

Did you know that Lupita Nyong’o got a list of 10 films to watch from Jordan Peele ahead of filming "Us." As EW reported, the director gave Lupita some homework in order to establish a "shared language" between the two of them during filming.

Here is what the actress had watched to get started on her role:

1. The Shining

2. The Babadook

3. It Follows

4. A Tale of Two Sisters

5. The Birds

6. Dead Again

7. Funny Games

8. Martyrs

9. Let the Right One In

10. The Sixth Sense