Quebec culture minister scolds Netflix over Lac-Megantic footage in 'Bird Box'
Saturday, 19 January 2019 Quebec's culture minister has penned a letter to Netflix's CEO to express the government's outrage over the streaming service's decision to include footage from the Lac-Megantic rail disaster in its movie "Bird Box."
Within one week, Netflix's 'Bird Box' streamed 45 million times, which is roughly one-third of Netflix's viewership. The film received some controversy upon its release for spawning the 'Bird Box Challenge,' which involved people doing risky things while blindfolded. And now more contention is...
Netflix's 'Bird Box,' set in a post-apocalyptic world, used footage of real-life disasters to demonstrate widespread devastation. The film incorporated footage of real train disaster that occurred in..
Netflix will remove footage of a real fiery train disaster from its hit post-apocalyptic survival film "Bird Box" months after the streaming giant was criticized... Japan Today Also reported by •USATODAY.com