The korean series They do it again, this time it was Hellbound that dethroned the Squid Game on Netflix. In this way it has become the most watched series of the moment as it is based on an online comic.
The story tells what a fictional society is like in which people know the day and time when they are going to die. Hellbound premiered on November 19 and has since climbed to the top spots.
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In this way it has become the most watched series of Netflix in 35 countries, including Japan, Brazil and France. The plot is based on the online comic Hell that discovers what people’s last minutes are like when supernatural creatures arrive to condemn them.
At this time there is also a religious group to speak of divine justice while other people try to fight against them and their beliefs.
The horror series was written and directed by Yeon sang-ho, known from a zombie movie. The director assured that despite the fictitious elements of the story there is also a portrait of society, attached to reality.
In the top 10 of the most viewed series of Netflix there are two South Koreans: The Squid Game and a romantic comedy called Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha. Each of them ranks fourth and ninth, respectively.
The Squid Game became the most-watched premiere in Netflix history, reaching 111 million views since September 17.
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