Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery arrived on Netflix on December 23 and has been breaking viewing records. According to Variety, the film racked up 82.1 million hours watched in its showing window between Dec. 19-25.
Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery can accumulate many more hours watched by the public and become one of the 10 most watched films on Netflix. The most-watched list also includes The Irishman and The Kissing Booth 2.
What critics said about Glass Onion
Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery is directed by Rian Johnson. The cast includes Daniel Craig, Dave Bautista, Janelle Monae, Kathryn Hahn, Kate Hudson, and Edward Norton, among others.
In the plot, Benoit Blanc goes to Greece to unravel the mystery of the murder of an important businessman in the technology sector.
On IMDb, the film achieved a score of 7.4 / 10. While on Rotten Tomatoes, it achieved 93% approval from both audiences and critics. Check the comments:
“Glass Onion is saturated with charming moments and insightful dialogue, along with Janelle Monáe’s wonderful performance as Bron’s estranged best friend” – Maxwell Rabb, Chicago Reader.
“Johnson certainly delights in creating intriguing distractions, but even though his film is as deep as a layer of onion skin, it is immensely engaging. Glass Onion gently pokes fun at its characters, which is what makes it so enjoyable” – Gary M. Kramer, Salon.com.
“Craig, freed from his grim James Bond stiffness, is enough to carry Glass Onion through his rough patches, while Norton and Monáe dine on the meal Johnson puts in front of them” – Adam Graham, Detroit News.