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The 50 Most Popular Movies On Netflix (So Far) In 2020 – Forbes

To say it’s been a strange year for movies would be a bit of an understatement—because, really, it’s been an unprecedented year for the entertainment industry. COVID-19 has shuttered the doors at virtually every movie theater around the world, leaving only our television sets for entertainment.

But, honestly, 2020 hasn’t been a such problem for Netflix NFLX . The previous decade’s most popular streaming platform has only gotten more popular this year, as people have looked to Netflix for new films each week (as opposed to movie theaters). Which meant that when a movie went viral on Netflix in 2020, it wasn’t just the most popular film in the digital realm—it was the most popular film in the world.

So as we look back on Netflix’s most popular movies this past year, we realize just how high the stakes have been. Because to make the 2020 Top 10 on Netflix also means to be one of the ten most viral movies in the world.

And which movies make up that top ten list? While Netflix keeps a tight wrap on download numbers, we’ve put together a points-based system that can help us gain a