As usual, every week Netflix updates its catalog of titles and productions available around the world. This week, the streaming service added new titles between series and movies, which quickly became among the favorites by the platform’s subscribers.
These are the most viewed series and movies in Venezuela this week:
The army of thieves
Last May, Netflix released the film The army of the dead And now, five months later, it released its prequel. This story focuses on the life of Dieter, a man capable of opening any safe in the world. A team of thieves comes together to carry out three monumental feats and become millionaires.
Duration: 2 hours and 7 minutes
director: Matthias Schweighöfer
Cast: Ruby O. Fee, Nathalie Emmanuel, Matthias Schweighöfer, Stuart Martin
The Squid Game
The Korean series 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 because the participants must draw different geometric shapes (circle, square or triangle) on the ground that, taken together, appear to form a squid. If an attacker manages to get through the defender and into the squid’s head, they win.
Director: Hwang Dong-hyuk
Distribution: Lee Jung-jae, Park Hae-soo, Heo Sung-tae, Wi Ha-joon
The harder will be the fall
Directed by Jeymes Samuel, the film follows outlaw Nat Love (Jonathan Majors), who discovers that his enemy, Rufus Buck (Idris Elba), has been released from prison, so he rallies his gang to hunt down Rufus and seek revenge.
Duration: 2 hours and 17 minutes
Director: Jeymes samuel
Cast: Idris Elba, Zazie Beetz, Regina King, Jonathan Majors
The second season ended with a Joe Goldberg moving into a large house together with Love, with whom he was expecting a child. It only took a glance and a walk to show that, despite the desire to lead a quiet life after the crimes committed in the first two installments, the psychological drives of both are something they cannot ignore. Based on the novels by Caroline Kepnes, the third season of this series is already a hit on Netflix in Venezuela.
Creator: Greg Berlanti and Sera Gamble
Cast: Penn Badgley, Victoria Pedretti, Elizabeth Lail, Ambyr Childers
The girl in the cobweb
The 2018 film follows the hacker Lisbeth Salander, who steals a computer program that gives access to codes that activate nuclear weapons; However, a Russian thug snatches the computer from her and Lisbeth becomes involved in a plot in which the fate of the world is at stake.
Duration: 1 hour and 57 minutes
Director: Federico Alvarez
Cast: Claire Foy, Sylvia Hoeks, Sverrir Gudnason, Lakeith Stanfield
Revenge of the Juanas
Five women united by the same birthmark want to discover the truth about their origin and their past. They soon learn of a dangerous plot of deceptions and lies planned by a mysterious and powerful character. Based on the hit Colombian series from the 90s.
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
Pablo Escobar: the patron of evil
Pablo Escobar does not give space among the most watched on Netflix in Venezuela. 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.
Cast: Andrés Parra, Cecilia Navia, Angie Cepeda, Vicky Hernández, Christian Tappan, Joavany Álvarez, Rodolfo Silva, Tommy Vásquez, Toto Vega, among others
Things to clean
The Netflix miniseries quickly ranked among the most watched on the platform in Venezuela. The fiction tells the story of Alex, a 25-year-old girl 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.
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 and Raymond Ablack
Army of the dead
The film centers on a group of mercenaries who decide to carry out the biggest heist in history in the city of Las Vegas right after an epidemic of the undead occurs. To do this, they will have to enter a quarantine zone, with the risks that this entails.
Duration: 2 hours and 8 minutes
Director: Matthias Schweighöfer
Cast: Dave Bautista, Ella Purnell, Ana de la Reguera, Theo Rossi, Tig Notaro, Huma Qureshi, Garret Dillahunt, Raúl Castillo, Omari Hardwick, Hiroyuki Sanada, Matthias Schweighöfer
The film tells the story of young Jenn, a woman stuck in a personal and professional way who turns to a mysterious hypnotherapist to help her overcome her bad moment. After undergoing several very intense sessions, she will soon find herself involved in a dangerous psychological game.
Duration: 1 hour and 29 minutes
Director: Matt Angel and Suzanne Coote
Distribution: Kate Siegel, Jason O’Mara, Dulé Hill, Lucie Guest, Jaime M. Callica, Tanja Dixon-Warren, Luc Roderique, Devyn Dalton, Stephanie Cudmore, Jessie Fraser, Darien Martin, Madeleine Kelders, among others.