‘Get Out’ wins for best film, director at Spirit Awards
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SANTA MONICA - Jordan Peele's "Get Out" won best film and best director Saturday at the 33rd Independent Film Spirit Awards.

The wins for Peele's directorial debut gave the Spirits, a celebration of indie filmmaking, something unusual: a box-office behemoth. Made for just $4.5 million, "Get Out" grossed $255 million worldwide.

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