“The Power of the Dog” is the most popular movie on Netflix, according to the public streaming service rating system.
Directed by Jane Cambion, this western drama is based on the 1967 novel of the same name and stars Benedict Cumberbatch as a rancher torturing his brother’s new family. The film has received rave reviews from critics, who have praised its character development.
The second most popular movie on the platform right now is Netflix’s holiday movie “Single All the Way”, a rom-com that follows the relationship between two gay best friends. The film stars Jennifer Coolidge and Kathy Najimy.
Two other original Netflix holiday movies are currently in the rankings. One is “A Castle for Christmas”, starring Brooke Shields as a bestselling writer who travels to Scotland to escape a scandal. The other is the adaptation of the British fantasy book “A Boy Called Christmas”.
There are also a lot of people who do not feel the Christmas spirit right now – as the supernatural horror movie “Final Destination 5” is also a trend on Netflix.
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