Around 90 million households will have watched the film in its first 4 weeks, according to projections
Chris Hemsworth starrer Extraction is doing better than any Netflix film so far. "Proman Dao"- you say? Netflix tweeted on May 2 that the film is "well on its way to becoming the biggest ever film premiere" on the streaming platform.
According to their projections, around 90 million households will have watched the film in its first 4 weeks.
Tyler Rake is kicking ass.— NetflixFilm (@NetflixFilm) May 2, 2020
EXTRACTION is well on its way to becoming the biggest-ever film premiere on Netflix — with a projected 90 million households getting in on the action in the first 4 weeks.
Thanks to everyone who watched so far! pic.twitter.com/WqZWrW2gBV
The Russo brothers, producers and writers of the film, also tweeted the news saying: "We can’t thank everyone enough for all the incredible love and support for #Extraction! We truly have the best fans in the world."
We can’t thank everyone enough for all the incredible love and support for #Extraction! We truly have the best fans in the world. #SamHargrave @chrishemsworth #RudhrakshJaiswal @Golshifteh @RandeepHooda @priyanshu29 @DavidKHarbour pic.twitter.com/0L4eSWYdmA— Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) May 2, 2020
Set in Dhaka, Extraction follows Tyler Rake (Chris Hemsworth), a fearless black market mercenary, through the most deadly extraction of his career when he's enlisted to rescue the kidnapped son of an imprisoned Indian drug lord.
After its release on April 24, the film lost its top position in the US streaming charts to teen romantic comedy series Never Have I Ever on Saturday.