Netflix has revealed that Bird Box is their most streamed original movie during the film’s first week.
Released on December 21, the apocalyptic thriller stars Sandra Bullock and Sarah Paulson as sisters Malorie and Jessica.
It follows Bullock as she navigates the world after an ominous unseen presence drives most of society to suicide. This other-worldly entity shows the victim’s their worst fears and drives them to the point of insanity. In order to survive, people must wear blindfolds so the “creatures” are unable to possess them.
The film has proved to be the streaming giant’s best opening week for an original film, with 45,037,125 accounts watching it over the past seven days.