Netflix subscribers, at least in the US, are apparently on a real crime kick right now and seem to be increasingly looking for darker content to binge on the streamer. Case in point: The top two TV series right now dominating the service in your local market? This would be the limited series of 8 episodes Devil in Ohio at #1, with the 24-episode documentary series I survived a crime at 2.
Furthermore, new data show that Devil in Ohio is also a pretty big series on Netflix globally.
Devil in Ohio — #1 on Netflix in the US
In addition to being the number 1 show in the US, Devil in Ohio (which just hit Netflix last Friday, September 2), also nearly topped Netflix’s list of TV shows. all over the world this week.
Netflix’s latest ranking of the top 10 English-language TV shows, which measures the viewing activity of subscribers around the world, is current for the 7-day period ending September 4. What that ranking shows is that it’s based on just three days of availability on Netflix. (September 2-4), enough people saw Devil in Ohio to make it the streamer’s #2 show worldwide.
It got 35.3 million hours of viewing time during that 3-day period. Only echoeswhich has been one of the top 10 Netflix series worldwide for three weeks, got more audience.
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Netflix’s tagline for the new show reads: “When hospital psychiatrist Dr. Suzanne Mathis harbors a mysterious cult fugitive, her world is turned upside down when the strange girl’s arrival threatens to tear her family apart.” own family.”
Despite receiving middling reviews so far, the other interesting fact to note about Devil in Ohio is that it is currently a Top 10 series in 52 countries around the world this week. The series is also based on the 2017 best-selling book of the same name by Daria Polatin, which itself was loosely based on a true story.
Top 10 Netflix Shows in the US
Meanwhile, the other cop show dominating Netflix in the US right now is I survived a crime. This heartbreaking docuseries features vignettes of people who are victims of different crimes. We see how they reacted, why, what they could have done differently, and the like.
Check out the full current list of the top 10 Netflix shows in the US below.
- Devil in Ohio
- I survived a crime
- dating and related
- Partner Tracking
- call the midwife
- The Sandman
- Strange things
- I am an assasin
- buy my house
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