The reviews for the Netflix horror film “Bird Box” have been less than stellar. Yet, with a Rotten Tomatoes score of 65 percent — it has still managed to break records according to the higher ups at Netflix. Over 45 million Netflix accounts have streamed “Bird Box” to date, a new high for the service.
From Netflix: When a mysterious force decimates the world’s population, only one thing is certain: if you see it, you take your life. Facing the unknown, Malorie finds love, hope and a new beginning only for it to unravel. Now she must flee with her two children down a treacherous river to the one place left that may offer sanctuary. But to survive, they’ll have to undertake the perilous two-day journey blindfolded. Academy Award® winner Sandra Bullock leads an all-star cast that includes Trevante Rhodes, with Sarah Paulson, and John Malkovich in #BirdBox, a compelling new thriller from Academy Award® winner Susanne Bier.
So if you still haven’t seen it, check out a clip below…
So if you’re wondering why so many people are talking about Bird Box, well…. it’s because everyone you know has seen it. Watch it now for free on Netflix!