Provided that Netflix simply introduced a sequel and a derivative a number of hours in the past, this information isn’t very shocking. However now it’s official: The Grey Man is the highest movie on the streaming service.
Globally, Netflix customers watched 88.5 million hours of the movie final week. The film was among the many high ten movies on Netflix in 93 completely different international locations together with Austria, Panama, Luxembourg, Egypt, Kenya, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Morocco, and naturally america. Of these 93 international locations, it was the #1 movie in 84 completely different nations.
Given its stable debut — and the truth that the movie was solely out there beginning on Friday and never even the complete week — it seems to be as if The Grey Man stands an excellent shot to wind up on Netflix’s “Most Fashionable Movies” record, which is comprised of the flicks which had essentially the most hours seen of their first 28 days on the service. #10 on the record presently is the Mark Wahlberg thriller Spenser Confidential with 197.3 million hours.
As spectacular as 88 million hours is, and as a lot as Netflix is assured sufficient within the film to launch a complete franchise of Grey Man tasks, it’s not the largest debut for a movie ever on the service. Final yr, the caper film Crimson Discover with Dwayne Johnson, Ryan Reynolds, and Gal Gadot debuted with 148 million hours in its first weekend on the service, and wound up on the high of that “Most Fashionable Movies” record with 364 million hours seen by Netflix subscribers in its first month of launch. The Grey Man must have unbelievable word-of-mouth to succeed in these sorts of numbers.
Right here is Netflix’s present Most Fashionable Movies record:
The Most Fashionable Movies on Netflix
Earlier right now, Netflix confirmed a sequel is coming starring Ryan Gosling and directed by Joe and Anthony Russo. They’re additionally engaged on an undisclosed spinoff movie set in The Grey Man universe.