Chris Hemsworth starrer Extraction leads Netflix’s top 10 most-watched films

OTT giant Netflix released the list of its top 10 most-watched films; Chris Hemsworth's Extraction and Sandra Bullock’s Bird Box are the closest to 100 million views.
Written By Akanksha Sridhara | Updated: July 18, 2020 19:47 IST
Chris Hemsworth starrer Extraction leads Netflix’s top 10 most-watched films

From action thrillers to comedies to horror flicks, Netflix's top 10 most-watched list has it all. Netflix releases some selective viewership data from time to time. The list that the OTT giant has released accounts for top most viewed films. What counts as a view you might ask? When a subscriber watches a film for more than or at least 2 minutes, the stream is officially clocked in as a view. Chris Hemsworth's action thriller Extraction makes it close to 100 million views by clocking in on 99 million views! Sandra Bullock's horror film Bird Box comes in at the second spot with 89 million views. Charlize Theron's mercenary action film that just aired on the 10th of July hits it big with a whopping 72 million views!
Here's the complete list:
1. Extraction - 99 million views
Tyler Rake (Chris Hemsworth), a mercenary is hired by an Indian drug lord to rescue his son.
2. Bird Box - 89 million views
This post-apocalyptic horror-thriller was one of the most popular Netflix releases of 2019. The film followed the tale of a woman who is on a mission to save her children from supernatural entities who will drive the people who look at them insane.
3. Spenser Confidential - 85 million views
Action comedy starring Mark Wahlberg in the lead is a cop comedy that follows the tale of an ex-cop who unearths a dirty cop conspiracy.
4. 6 Underground - 83 million views
Ryan Reyolds stars as a tech billionaire who fakes his death and recruits a band of international operatives to go on a bloody mission.
5. Murder Mystery - 83 million views
Jennifer Aniston and Adam Sandler reunite to star in a comedy about a New York City cop and his hairdresser wife who encounter a murder mystery aboard a billionaire's yacht.
6. The Old Guard - 72 million views
Charlie Theron's The Old Guard follows the tale of a team of immortal mercenaries who embark on a revenge quest.
7. The Irishman - 64 million views
The Martin Scorsese crime drama has a stellar cast including Robert de Niro, Al Pacino, Joe Pesci and many more.
8. Triple Frontier - 63 million views
Yet another action film that follows a team of former special force operatives who reunite to chalk out a heist of a drug lord’s fortune
9. The Wrong Missy - 59 million views
The quirky rom-com follows the aftermath of disastrous blind date between Tim and Missy.
10. The Platform - 56 million views
The psychological horror flick has garnered a sort of cult following. The film explores what happens in a towerful of people who wait to receive the leftovers from the level above them.