With further time being spent at house, many individuals are discovering movies on streaming providers that they could have missed after they had been first launched. In the case of 2015’s KNOCK KNOCK, a straight-to-video launch starring Keanu Reeves and Ana de Armas is discovering a model new life on the platform.
KNOCK KNOCK jumped into the Netflix high 10 over the weekend (as of this writing it’s sitting at no. three). This data is made accessible now that Netflix has unveiled its new “Top 10” characteristic which supplies you a day by day take a look at the “Top 10” motion pictures and exhibits on the platform. This is a bit stunning for the reason that movie is 5 years outdated and wasn’t actually embraced by critics however its resurgence could possibly be due to the truth that its stars Keanu Reeves and Ana de Armas, who was largely unknown outdoors of Spain, have surged in reputation for the reason that movie was initially launched. Reeves took off one time once more with the JOHN WICK franchise whereas de Armas would go on to land a task in BLADE RUNNER 2049 before actually breaking out as part of 2019’s ensemble homicide thriller comedy, KNIVES OUT. The actress may even have a featured function in subsequent yr’s newest Bond movie, NO TIME TO DIE.
KNOCK KNOCK, which is directed by Eli Roth, is a remake of the 1977 movie DEATH GAME. In the movie, Reeves performs a devoted father and husband who, whereas on his personal for the weekend, provides shelter to 2 younger ladies who may or may not have ulterior motives. The movie at the moment sits with a 36% rotten rating on Rotten Tomatoes and it did not make a lot of a blip when it was first launched but it surely’s actually gaining some traction now. I noticed the movie a few years in the past and whereas I assumed it was a bit excessive, it was a enjoyable distraction that was value my time in the long term.
Have YOU seen KNOCK KNOCK? Did YOU just lately uncover the movie on Netflix?