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

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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