The events of the movie takes place before the Purge day becomes so popular. In USA, the New Founding Fathers of America is a new third political party which made its' experiment that let people do any crimes without laws for 12 hours, and who can go on the streets will be rewarded with 5,0000 dollars.
HA! For 100 days in 1994, Rwandans were encouraged to kill with machetes. 800,000 people were murdered by men, women and children hacking up neighbors and taking their land, cattle and homes for themselves.
An assertive, aggressive, restless horror movie of sustained sensation about being "Other" in America. Moments that allude to other movies are less homage than highly-efficient employment of the action movie toolkit.