This 2021 we have had some interesting premieres on streaming platforms that have managed to obtain the affection of the public and good numbers for their respective studios. Such is the case of Cinderella – 51%, a film starring Camila Cabello that made everyone dance and sing. According to a new report shared by Deadline, Cinderella is the most watched VOD (video-on-demand) music tape of the year, easily reaching number 1.
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This production was highly anticipated by fans, however, it was postponed several times due to the coronavirus pandemic. We all know the story: She, a kind-hearted girl who, along with the other maidens of the kingdom, is invited to the royal ball in the castle; his wishes are prevented by the evil stepmother and a magical fairy godmother provides him with what he needs to go to the party, dress, float and pages. After an unforgettable evening, the clock strikes midnight and she must return, accidentally leaving the famous glass slipper in the hands of the prince.
This version of the Cinderella It gives some twists to the classic tale, for example, She wants to be a businesswoman, the Fairy Godmother is a gay African-American man, or that the prince has a sister who is left at the head of the kingdom in the conclusion. These details are responsible for modernizing the story and making it more in line with the thoughts of the 21st century. And boy, the public has received the adaptation quite well.
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Deadline reports that Amazon, based on Screen Engine analysis, has succeeded in transforming Cinderella in the number 1 musical movie streaming this 2021. For its part, SambaTV declares that the film achieved 1.1 million viewers during its first weekend on the platform, something very impressive for a delivery of its genre. It is necessary to mention that Cinderella failed to beat Hamilton – 100%, the Disney Plus musical super hit released in 2020 that reached 1.8 million viewers. With a huge advertising campaign behind it, and a luxurious premiere in Los Angeles several days ago, Cinderella It rises as one of the most talked about titles on the small screen this year.
Secondly, Cinderella yes it surpassed In the neighborhood – 95%, the other most popular musical film of 2021 that recently hit the HBO platform and whose numbers stand at almost 700 thousand viewers during its first days on VOD. It is clear that the American public still has a fascination for Hollywood musicals, and when one appears popular enough they make it the most viewed and commented on on social media.
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