Within the film, directed by Susanne Bier and now streaming on the platform, characters put on blindfolds to guard towards an unseen power that seemingly takes over folks’s imaginative and prescient.
Now, “Chook Field” buffs try one thing known as the #BirdBoxChallenge, the place individuals attempt to do issues blindfolded like Bullock’s character within the movie (in addition to the boy and lady she travels with).
That has Netflix slightly nervous, which led to this Twitter publish on Wednesday.
Though Netflix was undoubtedly attempting to be useful (and keep at bay potential lawsuits), the publish might have impressed some Twitter customers to aim the problem.
Some folks wanted clarification on what, precisely, Netflix was asking.
On condition that Netflix removed an episode of Hasan Minhaj’s show “Patriot Act” in Saudi Arabia after that authorities complained, one man prompt the streaming service may take the identical strategy right here. The episode of “Patriot Act” featured Minhaj speaking about human rights abuses in Saudi Arabia and the homicide of journalist Jamal Khashoggi on orders from the Saudi crown prince.