Morelia, Michoacan (MiMorelia.com) .- The transmission platforms o ‘streaming‘, as Netflix They are full of a great variety of content, in this way it became one of the many sources of entertainment during the quarantine in 2020, however, it was only a few series and movies that managed to be placed as the most viewed in Mexico .
Writers, directors, producers, actresses and actors from the entertainment world caused us to laugh, cry, longing, scares and the whole range of emotions. They help to travel without leaving home, showing that fiction often surpasses reality.
According to data from Netflix, this was what we consumed the most in the year:
Most viewed series in Mexico 2020.
Queen’s Gambit, is a series starring Anya Taylor-Joy, this tells the life of Beth Harmon, a young chess prodigy who dreams of beating the great champions of Russia.
The Crown, This biographical series from the British film shows the evolution of Queen Elizabeth II during her long tenure, the season that premiered this year shows Emma Corrin who plays Princess Diana.
Ratched, is a story inspired by the famous villain of One Flew Over the Cuckoo´s Nest, where a nurse comes to work in a psychiatric hospital to make patients worse.
Anne with an E, is a Canadian series that tells the life of an orphan who discovers her potential as a social fighter and defender of the rights of others, it is a work adapted from the work of Lucy Maud Montgomery of 1908, Anne of Green Gables. The series premiered in 2017, however, Netflix announced that there will be no fourth season because CBS canceled it.
The Paper House, This year one of the platform’s most successful series returned, the fourth season premiered in early 2020, which left a lot of action, suspense, romance and everything ready for the beginning of the fifth season next year.
Unorthodox, This series is inspired by a true story, it tells the life of Esty, a woman from an ultra-Orthodox community who decides to escape to find her identity and thus escape the pressures of a religious group that does not allow her to be who she is.
The House of Flowers, The series reached its final season, the tragicomedy created by Manolo Caro premiered in August 2018, this work left phrases that set trends and that well deserves that we return to live with the dysfunctional secrets of the de la Mora family.
Cobra Kai, It is a nostalgic series released on YouTube in 2018, this year it came to Netflix; and to the surprise of many it managed to quickly position itself in the taste of young people and adults.
100 days to fall in love, is a dramatic comedy telenovela produced by Telemundo, starring Ilse Salas, Mariana Treviño, Erick Elías and David Chocarro, among others. The story addresses various topics such as inclusion, bullying, homosexuality and transsexuality, different types of families, divorce along with marital separation and addictions.
Elite, the Spanish series created by Carlos Montero and Darío Madrona that recounts the life of a group of students from the Las Encinas school, thus showing the differences in social classes, which play a very important role in the story.
Sex Education, This series is about a teenager who interprets sex in different ways, because his mother is a sex therapist, this leads him to create a sexual counseling business with his schoolmates.
Dark desire suspense and drama series produced in Mexico by Argos, starring Maite Perroni, Jorge Poza, Regina Pavón, Alejandro Speitzer, and Erik Hayser.
Control Z, is a Mexican series that since its premiere, has managed to stay in the first places of the most watched, it is a youth drama that addresses the perspective of a new generation, it has come to captivate not only adolescents, but a wider audience .
Emily in Paris, Near the end of the year came this comedy that recounts the life of an American girl who moves to Paris for a job opportunity, she seeks to take her point of view to a French marketing company.
The Umbrella Academy, is a series of superheroes adapted from the comics written by Gerard Way (known for being the lead singer of «My Chemical Romance«), Which follows the lives of the members of a dysfunctional family of superheroes, born in strange circumstances.
Selena: The Series, To close the year, one of the most anticipated series of 2020 arrives, it is the biopic About the life and career of the Tex-Mex singer, Selena, the actress Christian Serratos was in charge of giving life again to the famous interpreter of the song “Co mo la flor”.
Films most viewed in Mexico 2020.
Enola Holmes, One of the most talked about films of the year, it is a mystery and adventure directed by Harry Bradbeer and starring Millie Bobby Brown, Henry Cavill, Sam Claflin and Helena Bonham Carter. The story tells the life of Enola Holmes who, together with her brothers, go in search of their mother.
Spenser Confidential, is a comedy-action film starring Mark Wahlberg, who plays a former police officer who uncovers a murder conspiracy. Despite the constant threats, Spenser decides to take the law into his own hands.
El Halloween de Hubie, film starring Adam Sandler, is a horror comedy film that tells how a person who loves Halloween must save the city of Salem from a kidnapper.
Violet y Finch, is a teen movie based on the novel of the same name, it was released in February this year. The story tells of the deep emotional problems that the protagonists have to live with.
Rescue Mission, starring Chris Hemsworth is a film that follows the story of a black ops mercenary who must rescue the kidnapped son of an Indian kingpin.
Your last wish, Political thriller based on the book of the same name by Joan Didion and starring Anne Hathaway and Ben Affleck. The film is about a journalist who stops her coverage of the 1984 US presidential election to care for her dying father.
The old guard, Based on the comic of the same name and starring Charlize Theron, the plot follows a team of immortal mercenaries who go on a mission of revenge.
Rough diamonds, It is a drama and suspense film written by brothers Safdie and Ronald Bronstein; this time Adam Sandler plays a jeweler, lover of gambling and who always lives on the brink of bankruptcy.
The hole, is a Spanish science fiction and suspense production, released in 2019 and winner of multiple awards. It is a complex feature film, where prisoners are housed in vertical cells, watching as other prisoners are fed while others starve.
365 DAYS, is a Polish film starring Anna-Maria Sieklucka who plays Laura Biel, an executive who becomes the obsession of Massimo Torricelli played by Michele Morrone, he is a mob boss wounded in a deadly attack on his father. The tape was controversial because it was classified as a pornographic production.
I’m not here anymore is the film selected to represent Mexico at the Oscar 2021, directed and written by Fernando Frías de la Parra. Made in Monterrey and New York, which tells the story of an adolescent lover of cumbia lowered and a member of the gang “Los Terkos”, part of the urban culture Kolombia.
Miracle in cell 7, This tape was ranked as one of the saddest and most watched stories in the last 12 months, it is a Turkish drama that uses unexpected changes within the story.
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