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This week, Mike Flanagan’s (Sleep doctor, Gerrard’s game) Horror thriller miniseries Midnight mass After premiering on the service last Friday, it ranked second in Netflix’s top 10 list. The series tells the residents of a small and desolate fisherman community who find themselves under the control of a mysterious priest who hides dark secrets. Midnight mass We have received some enthusiastic reviews so far, and we like it ourselves.At the same time, the Korean survival horror thriller series Squid game Continued to be strong this week, Netflix Co-CEO and Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos said at Vox Media’s 2021 Code Conference on Monday The success of this series makes the service unexpected, and it is currently expected to become Netflix’s biggest show ever(Vox Media is Polygon’s parent company.)
In addition, there are plenty of other new shows and movies in the top 10 this week, including comedy in 2010 grown ups Staring at Adam Sandler, animated children’s film My little pony: a new generation, And the real crime documentary series Monsters inside: 24 faces of Billy Milligan.
To help you browse through Netflix’s vast array of products, we have collected our reviews, features, and quick introductions of the top 10 US shows and movies, and put them in an easy-to-read catalog. Read on to find out what people are watching, and check out our coverage to help you choose Netflix’s most popular shows to suit your needs or personal taste.
Polygon updates the top 10 Netflix rankings every Tuesday. The actual top 10 may change between updates.
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10. Click Bait
Social media: This is scary.But if it is real Fear?Tony Ayres and Christian White’s limited-run thriller Clickbait Star EntourageAdrian Grenier, who plays Nick Brewer, a loyal family man, disappears somehow. A few days later, Nick appeared again in an online video, covered in blood, holding a card in his hand, which read: “I abuse women. 5 million views, I’m dead.” Nick’s wife Suo Fei (Betty Gabriel) and sister Pia (Zoe Kazan) did their best to bring Nick home. As the old secrets about Nick’s past are slowly revealed, they withstood media investigations. storm. The series debuted on Netflix more than a month ago and continues to rank firmly in the top 10.
9. Monsters inside: 24 faces of Billy Milligan
Like from movie Split, identity, with boxing ClubThere are no shortage of thrillers and horror stories centered on characters with dissociative identity disorder. Monster inside, The latest real crime mini documentary series from *Check notes* … Transporter 3 with Take 2 Director Olivier Megaton recorded the real case of Billy Milligan. His past was full of ups and downs. He was accused of a serial rapist in 1977 and claimed crimes against himself No memory. Megaton’s four-part documentary compiled footage of the trial, as well as interviews with doctors, friends, law enforcement officials, and Milligan’s family to unravel the core truth of this terrifying and extraordinary case.
Burglary movies take advantage of the general fear of audiences, homeowners, or other sources. After all, what is more terrifying than your home, a relatively safe, comfortable and familiar place, occupied by an existence other than existence?Adam Sarki’s psychological thriller Invade Celebrity Freida Pinto (Freida Pinto) (The rise of the planet of the apes) And Logan Marshall-Green (Prometheus) As Meera and Henry, a married couple moved into an ultra-modern house designed by Henry himself, located in a quiet town. After a burglary was blocked, Mela began to suspect that her husband was hiding something, and tried to uncover the secrets hidden in their home and the identity of the thief who had conspired to break in. The movie premiered on Netflix last Wednesday, which explains why it is in the top 10 this week.
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If your child has to watch certain content (or maybe you are adjusting yourself? There is no judgment here!), the conversion of the animated nursery rhyme and song YouTube channel to the Netflix animated series is the most popular children’s show on the service this week.It’s amazing-it’s been on the list since last fall before it fell off onceAnd there is no sign of disappearing… once!
6. Sex Education
British teen comedy on Netflix Sex education The film was very popular when it first aired in 2019, followed by Otis Milburn (Asa Butterfield), the son of a divorced sex therapist (Jillian Anderson), and a group of supporting actors. They are sexually intimate in some way in their personal dramas. Last Friday, the season 3 premiered on Netflix and found Otis on the way to explore his budding sex with a new baby sibling. When a new principal came to Moordale Middle School with a mission to clean up the school’s reputation, Otis and his peers faced a choice that would force them to unite more closely and serve as a challenge for people to pass through their young adulthood.
Adam Sandler (Hubby Halloween, Uncut gems) I have already mastered the art of spending quality time with my best friends.Typical case: Comedy in 2010 grown ups, Sandler starring with Kevin James, Chris Rock, David Spade and Rob Schneider. They are a group of childhood friends, now grown up, they are facing their own midlife crisis, trying On July 4th, the holiday reignited their lost joys of life the weekend after their middle school basketball sofa died.This is a predictable and holistic platonic ideal beautiful Comedy—quite harmless, except for some vulgar physical humor—you can put it in the background and only half of it will know the point, which may explain why it ranks among the top 10 in Netflix this week.
4. My little pony: a new generation
Listen, i won’t pretend i don’t know anything My little pony, But as a professional cultural writer, as a cultural phenomenon, at least it cannot be treated with a respectful attitude. This is enough.mine Little Pony: the new generation Marks the fifth incarnation of the My Little Pony franchise-look, I didn’t even know there was an “incarnation” of My Little Pony, let alone five Among them-set many years after the incident My little pony: friendship is magic The series started an epic exploration with a group of new pony friends to restore the magic of the land of Equestria and reunite the entire pony tribe. It has Vanessa Hudgens (High school musical), son Glenn (Orange is the new black) And James Marsden (Westworld) In it-does it sound interesting? Do not? Well, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it was released on Netflix last Friday instead of in theaters, which explains why it is ranked among the top 10 Netflix this week.
Oscar nominees Melissa McCarthy and Chris O’Dowd (IT crowd) Starred in Theodore Melfi (Theodore Melfi) comedy Starling Like Lily and Jack Maynard, a couple eagerly awaiting the birth of their first child. When the couple suffered a difficult tragedy, Jack sent himself to a mental hospital to resolve his trauma, while Lily tried to deal with her depression and guilt. To make matters worse, Lily was harassed by a lonely starling, and she began to build a nest in her backyard. Asking Larry (Kevin Klein) for help, the psychologist turned to a veterinarian and had trouble in the past after the tragedy. The trailer looks healthy and optimistic. McCarthy emphasized her scope as a theater actor, while paying tribute to her past comedy roles that made her a household name.
2. Midnight Mass
Midnight mass, Mike Flanagan’s long-term follow-up in 2018 The trouble of the mountain house And the 2020s The troubles of Bligh HouseIs a supernatural mystery thriller centered on the residents of Crockett Island, an isolated fishing town on the brink of collapse, due to the mysterious arrival of a charming priest with a dark secret. The hatred that had been brewing for a long time was exposed and intensified. From our review:
Midnight mass It feels like Flanagan’s most challenging work to date, both for him and his audience.The show is already on Work for ten yearsFor Flanagan, this is a very personal story. This is not new to him– Villa with Sleep doctor Cleverly explore addiction and recovery through horror shots.Flanagan said His sober journey And how it is formed Midnight mass widely. Energetic personal exploration-Flanagan participated in all seven episodes of the script, including the four co-written with his brother James-what makes this show so powerful and energetic, but also shows how hard it is Some moments of parsing.
1. Squid game
Korean survival drama Squid game After its premiere at the beginning of this month, it soared to the top 10 Netflix this week, and the reason is easy to understand.The premise of the show is similar to a nightmare Technicolor mashup Battle royale with Big brotherIt tells the story of seven people and 449 other complete strangers being kidnapped and subjected to a series of strange challenges similar to campus games such as red light, green light and tug-of-war to win $38.5 million. You might guess it quickly: if any participant fails in any challenge, they will be executed quickly. The series sounds weird and extremely violent, and Netflix said it is currently on track to become the service’s highest-rated series ever.