“WHAT THE HELL,” tweeted a viewer just a few days ago after obtaining just checked out the Mom/Android motion picture — one of Netflix’s most important films right now. “This film wrecked me … however crying.”

This film, a sci-fi thriller starring Chloë Grace Moretz as a before long-to-be mom and Algee Smith as her boyfriend, is at the moment the #3 motion picture on Netflix’s global Best 10 (English) movies checklist. And it is significant to stress that term, global, mainly because while Netflix consumers in quite a few international locations exterior the US can stream it? The US distribution rights had been truly obtained by Hulu. Meaning, you will need a membership to the latter provider to look at the film stateside.

Mom/Android motion picture Rotten Tomatoes

According to the synopsis from Hulu’s push web page, the Mother/Android motion picture is established in the near potential and follows Moretz’s character and her boyfriend on “their treacherous journey of escape as their region is caught in an unpredicted war with artificial intelligence.

“Days absent from the arrival of their 1st youngster, they ought to face No Man’s Land — a stronghold of the android uprising, in hopes of achieving basic safety in advance of offering start.”

The scores, regretably, have not been kind to this 1. The Rotten Tomatoes critics’ rating, for example, at the moment stands at a rather undesirable 30% (centered on 33 assessments). The viewers rating is even worse. It’s sitting suitable now at 24%, primarily based on extra than 250 person scores.

Social media, in the meantime, is also interesting to look at for this one particular. For the reason that whilst movies that get scores that bad often occur and go with a whimper? This 1 has both equally rigorous critics — as well as followers.

Viewer reaction

As observed above, the Mom/Android motion picture has produced a flood of fairly potent reactions from social media consumers. Some viewers are warning individuals not to enjoy the film, when many others are confessing how strongly it influenced them.

“Shouldn’t have viewed this film,” just one Twitter consumer lamented. Chimed in a different Twitter user: “I was not mentally ready for the ending of Mother/Android.”

And the distinct reactions continue to keep coming:

As we stated, although, this movie has unquestionably been crushing it for Netflix on a worldwide basis. For the week ending January 16? The Mom/Android film garnered a lot more than 23 million hrs of viewing time on Netflix. And it is been on the streamer’s Top 10 movies checklist for two months now, considering the fact that its release past month.

There are only two other videos forward of Mom/Android on the newest Major 10 record. And equally of them have been monster releases for Netflix.

Sitting down at #1 for the 7 days is Brazen, with more than 45 million hours seen. Starring Alyssa Milano, this just one has been described as in essence what you’d get if you crossed Fifty Shades of Grey with a murder mystery. Which is the snappy tease provided about the film from Glamour, which extra: “It’s bonkers. You will adore it.”

Coming in at #2? Don’t Seem Up, with extra than 28 million hrs seen.

By Indana