Netflix: What Were The Most Viewed Series And Movies This Week?

As usual, every week Netflix updates its catalog of series and movies available around the world.

The streamig service added new titles that quickly ranked among the platform’s most popular in the country.

Here are the series and movies most viewed in Venezuela this week.

The Squid Game

The serie Korean tells the story of a group of people who decide to become players in a mysterious survival game that has a prize of 40 million dollars. It is quite physical and only ends when there is a winner. The game is so named as players must draw different geometric shapes (circle, square or triangle) on the ground, which, taken together, appear to form a squid. If an attacker manages to get through the defender and into the squid’s head, they win.

Seasons: 1

Episodes: 9

Director: Hwang Dong-hyuk

Distribution: Lee Jung-jae, Park Hae-soo, Heo Sung-tae, Wi Ha-joon

Things to clean

The new Netflix miniseries quickly ranked among the most watched movies and series on the platform in Venezuela. The fiction tells the story of Alex, a woman who tries to break free from an abusive relationship. However, when she finally succeeds, her daughter’s father threatens to take her away from her, so she starts working as a maid to show that she is capable of taking care of Maddy and preventing Sean from taking her away from her side.

Seasons: 1

Episodes: 10

Director: Molly Smith Metzler

Distribution: Margaret Qualley, Andie MacDowell, Billy Burke, Nick Robinson, Anika Noni Rose, Tracy Vilar, BJ Harrison, Erin Karpluk, Toby Levins, Alessandro Juliani, Mozhan Marnò, Amy Reid y Raymond Ablack.

Revenge of the Juanas

Five women united by the same birthmark want to discover the truth about their origin and their past. They soon discover a dangerous plot of deceptions and lies planned by a mysterious and powerful character.

Seasons: 1

Episodes: 18

Director: Pepe Castro and Rodrigo Ugalde De Haene

Distribution: Zuria Vega, Oka Giner, Juanita Arias, Renata Notni, Sofía Engberg, Pablo Astiazarán, Carlos Athié, Federico Espejo, Carlos Ponce, Iván Amozurrutia, Jorge Antonio Guerrero, Fernando Becerril, Verónica Merchant and Mauricio Isaac.

Culpable

The film tells the story of a police inspector demoted to an emergency operator. The protagonist tries to save a terrified calling woman in a heartbreaking day of revelations and reckoning.

Duration: 1 hour and 31 minutes

Director: Antoine Fuqua

Distribution: Jake Gyllenhaal, Adrian Martinez, Christina Vidal, Eli Goree, David Castaneda, Oscar Balderrama, Becky Wu y Bret Porter

Sex Education

Production on the third season of the British series began in September 2020 and was delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Finally, it reached the platform on September 17. In this cycle a new course begins in Moordale: Otis is sexually active, the relationship between Eric and Adam is official and Jean is pregnant. Meanwhile, Hope, the new director, tries to bring glory back to the center; Aimee discovers feminism, Jackson falls in love, and a lost audio message comes to light.

Seasons: 3

Episodes: 8

Director: Laurie Nunn

Distribution: Gillian Anderson, Asa Butterfield, Emma Mackey, Ncuti Gatwa, Connor Swindells y Kedar Williams-Stirling

Is there someone in your house

The film centers on a class of students who graduate from Osborne High School and begin to watch a mysterious masked killer begin to expose each other’s darkest secret. Only a group of teenagers outside the camp can stop the massacre before their own secrets are exposed. Adaptation of the novel by Stephanie Perkins.

Duration: 1 hour 36 minutes

Director: Patrick Brice

Distribution: Sydney Park, Théodore Pellerin, Asjha Cooper, Dale Whibley, Jesse LaTourette, Burkely Duffield, Diego Josef, William MacDonald, Markian Tarasiuk y Brittany Hobson

Alice in Borderland

Directed by Shinsuke Satō, remembered for his work on Bleach and Death Note, the first season of this series inspired by a Japanese manga premiered. Based on a dystopian story, it addresses the challenge of three friends who, starting from a video game, appear in a challenging and dangerous parallel reality to which they must undergo sadistic tests in order to survive.

Seasons: 1

Chapters: 8

Director: Shinsuke Satō

Distribution: Tao Tsuchiya, Aya Asahina, Ayame Misaki, Kento Yamazaki

Muggers: The Series

Mehdi, a robbery specialist, and Liana, a beginner, find themselves embroiled in a turf war with drug traffickers and have to work together to protect their loved ones. This six-episode French series premiered on September 24 and stars Sami Bouajila and Tracy Gotoas.

Seasons: 1

Chapters: 6

Creators: Hamid Hlioua y Julien Leclercq

Distribution: Sami Bouajila, Sofia Lesaffre, Nabiha Akkari, Tracy Gotoas

Grey’s Anatomy

The iconic Grey’s Anatomy series has a new update. Released on March 27, 2005 and with more than 16 years on the air, the story starring Ellen Pompeo reached its 17th season. As in the previous ones, the new installment follows in the footsteps of Meredith Gray, a doctor who must dealing with complex cases in the hospital while juggling to balance work with private life.

Seasons: 17

Episodes: 369

Director: Shonda Rhimes

Distribution: Ellen Pompeo, Chandra Wilson, James Pickens Jr., Kevin McKidd, Kim Raver, Jesse Williams, Camilla Luddington, Caterina Scorsone, Kelly McCreary, Giacomo Gianniotti, Chris Carmack, Jake Borelli, among others

Pablo Escobar: the patron of evil

Pablo Escobar still does not give space between the most seen in Netflix. Based on journalistic documents and testimonies from close people, this series portrays the life of Pablo Escobar. The story begins between the operation that killed the head of the Medellín Cartel and the murders of its most prominent victims with real scenes. It shows his origins as the son of a peasant and a teacher. A child Pablo Escobar appears, fragile and fearful, who after experiencing his first closeness to death, develops his mischievous side under the tutelage of an Antioquia matron. The series portrays how, as he grows, he becomes more and more ambitious, one of the worst criminals in contemporary history.

Seasons: 1

Chapters: 74

List: Andrés Parra, Cecilia Navia, Angie Cepeda, Vicky Hernández, Christian Tappan, Joavany Álvarez, Rodolfo Silva, Tommy Vásquez, Toto Vega, among others

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