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The Witcher dominates Netflix top 10

July 12, 2023

All three seasons of The Witcher dominated Netflix’s English TV List in the week commencing July 3rd as Season 3: Volume 1 reigned at #1 for the second week with 13.8 million views (66.5 million view hours divided by 4.82 runtime hours). Viewerss revisited Geralt, Ciri and Yennefer’s journey, sending Season 1 to #6 (2.6 million views) and Season 2 to#7 (2.4 million views).  The Lincoln Lawyer claimed two spots on the list. The new second season of the legal drama starring Manuel Garcia-Rulfo debuted at #2 (7.4 million views), and Season 1 returned to the list at #8 (2.3 million views). New entrants included the stand-up special Tom Segura: Sledgehammer at #3 (4.5 million views) and unscripted competition Is It Cake, Too? at #4 (4 million views).

The new action comedy The Out-Laws – starring Adam Devine, Nina Dobrev, Ellen Barkin and Pierce Brosnan  – debuted at #1 on the English Films list with 19.6 million views, making it the most viewed title of the week. Extraction 2 held strong at #2 with 8.9 million views this week, bringing its all time views to 111.4 million in only four weeks since its release. On the Most Popular list, The Mother, starring Jennifer Lopez, climbed to #9 with 130 million views to date. The critically acclaimed animated feature Nimona quickly rose to #3 (6.7 million views), while new documentaries Unknown: The Lost Pyramid (5.6 million views) and WHAM! (4.4 million views) entered the list. 

On the Non-English Films List, Turkey’s rom-com Make Me Believe climbed to #1 with 3.8 million views, while India’s Lust Stories 2 jumped to #3 (3 million views). Spain’s Through My Window: Across the Sea remained on the list at #4 (2.6 million views) as the original film Through My Window landed on the list for its 16th time (0.9 million views). Returning to the list were Danish drama A Beautiful Life, South African heist drama iNumber Number: Jozi Gold and Dutch drama Faithfully Yours. 

Returning favourites ruled the Non-English TV List, with Korean dramas Celebrity (5.6 million views), King the Land (3.6 million views), Bloodhounds (1.6 million views) and See You in My 19th Life (2 million views), Mexican drama The Surrogacy (2.2 million views), Colombian thriller Fake Profile (1.5 million views) and German limited series Sleeping Dog (1.4 million views). New additions included new South African series Fatal Seduction (5.1 million views) which is the first thriller from South Africa to appear on the Non-English TV list. 

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