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The 11 Most Popular Streaming Movies of the Year

The 11 Most Popular Streaming Movies of the Year
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By    |   Friday, 24 May 2019 12:30 PM

Now that "Game of Thrones" has come to an end you may be wondering what to binge-watch next.

It is easy to get lost in the rabbit hole of endless streaming movies and series out there and, after hours of searching, still not watch anything. We have all been there. 

To narrow your search down, Business Insider consulted with analytics company Jumpshot to determine the most popular streaming movies of the year so far. It is little surprise that Netflix dominated the list but the stats don't lie.

Here we look at the 11 most popular streaming movies of the year listed by Business Insider.

11. "The Dirt"

Number of viewers: 983,115

Streaming on: Netflix

About the movie: Loosely based on the best-selling book on Mötley Crüe, this biopic documents the highs and lows of four LA rockers.

10. "Roma"

Number of viewers: 1,053,436

Streaming on: Netflix

About the movie: The film follows a domestic worker navigating her life through Mexico amid the political turmoil of the 1970s.

9. "Velvet Buzzsaw"

Number of viewers: 1,262,910 

Streaming on: Netflix

About the movie: Things go horribly wrong for a trio who try to grab the collection of paintings from a deceased artist.

8. "Close" 

Number of viewers: 1,299,353

Streaming on: Netflix

About the movie: As a tough bodyguard, Sam makes it a point to teach the heiress she is protecting how to fend for herself.

7. "Bleach"

Number of viewers: 1,366,049

Streaming on: Netflix

About the movie: Based on an anime, a high schooler finds himself with reaper abilities that he does not want.

6. "Death Note"

Number of viewers: 1,801,109

Streaming on: Netflix

About the movie: Another anime inspired film, this one tells the story of Light Turner who uses a supernatural book to mete out death. A detective, a demon and a girl in his class collide.

5. "IO"

Number of viewers: 2,059,172

Streaming on: Netflix

About the movie:  A scientist trying to save a dying Earth develops a connection with a man catching the last shuttle leaving the planet.

4. "Polar"

Number of viewers: 2,385,292

Streaming on: Netflix

About the movie: On the verge of retirement, an assassin faces a squad of killers sent to take him out.

3. "Triple Frontier"

Number of viewers: 2,539,826

Streaming on: Netflix

About the movie: A string of unintended consequences unfold when five former special forces operatives steal a drug lord's riches.

2. "Bird Box"

Number of viewers: 2,683,494

Streaming on: Netflix

About the movie: A woman and her two children are among a handful of people who have managed to survive a mass suicide driven by an ominous unseen presence. The small family desperately try to make it to safety.

1. "Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened"

Number of viewers: 2,822,635

Streaming on: Netflix

About the movie: Touted as a luxury music experience, the Fyre Festival was made to impress but in the hands of an over confident entrepreneur things fail horribly.

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Now that "Game of Thrones" has come to an end you may be wondering what to binge-watch next.It is easy to get lost in the rabbit hole of endless streaming movies and series out there and, after hours of searching, still not watch anything. We have all been there. To narrow...
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