“I don’t understand TV anymore” “What is the delirium?” “anything”, the programming of M6 goes badly with the Net surfers

M6 viewers could not believe their eyes … This Monday, December 27, 2021, the most assiduous of them noticed a quirk about the programming of the channel, which broadcast the film in prime time at success Bohemian Rhapsody. A curiosity that has disappointed some a lot, but satisfied others …

Screenshot M6 direct / Bohemian Rhapsody

Those who regretted seeing the same films on television every year during the holidays had not yet seen it all … This year, M6 decided to broadcast the same film twice in the space of a single month. The British-American feature film Bohemian Rhapsody had been offered to viewers of M6 on Wednesday, December 1 at around 9 pm. It was then the first unencrypted broadcast of the biopic released in theaters in 2018. On the occasion of the world day of the fight against AIDS , the channel had the idea of ​​programming this film retracing the fate of the Queen group, and in particular of Freddie Mercury, who died of the disease 30 years ago.

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With a great audience success, – nearly 21% of the public and Internet users visibly delighted -, M6 has taken the surprising step of renewing the experience by broadcasting the film again this Monday, December 27, 26 days later. the first evening. A quirk that did not escape viewers … On Twitter, some Internet users expressed their incomprehension or even their disappointment. ‘What is the logic of this programming?’, They seemed to ask on the social network to the blue bird. Some saw it as a form of neglect …

Others, on the contrary, saw it as an opportunity to review this already cult film, or to finish viewing it. It must be said that the biopic lasts more than two hours, which, added to the advertising screens, can force viewers to turn off their television before the end. In the middle of the Christmas holidays, some of them however had more leisure on Monday to spend a long evening in front of their screen …

Some still have said they are ready to watch this “masterpiece” as many times as they have the opportunity. And that seems to be largely due to the legendary songs of the group, as well as the masterful performance of comedian Rami Malek, who plays the icon Freddie Mercury.