'Murder Mystery' Tops Netflix for 2019

Lists of most popular titles show customers like their crime
By Bob Cronin,  Newser Staff
Posted Dec 30, 2019 7:11 PM CST
No. 1 on Netflix for 2019: 'Murder Mystery'
Jennifer Aniston and Adam Sandler arrive at the premiere of "Murder Mystery" in Los Angeles in June.   (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

Netflix has released lists of its most popular releases to hit the streaming service in 2019. The winner overall, among movies and TV shows, is Murder Mystery, per the Hollywood Reporter. Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston star in the comedy about a couple ensnared in a complex murder plot on a billionaire's yacht. Netflix released lists by category, many of which provided evidence that viewers enjoy crime, per NBC. The documentaries list especially followed that theme. The results are below, per the Reporter.

Most popular releases:

  1. Murder Mystery
  2. Stranger Things 3
  3. 6 Underground
  4. The Incredibles 2
  5. The Irishman
  1. Murder Mystery
  2. 6 Underground
  3. The Incredibles 2
  4. The Irishman
  5. Triple Frontier
  1. Tidying Up With Marie Kondo
  2. Jailbirds
  3. Rhythm + Flo
  4. You vs. Wild
  5. Nailed It!: Season 3
  1. Conversations With a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes: Limited Series
  2. Our Planet
  3. FYRE: The Greatest Party That Never Happened
  4. HOMECOMING: A film by Beyoncé
  5. Don't F--k With Cats: Hunting an Internet Killer: Limited Series
Comedy specials:
  1. Dave Chappelle: Sticks and Stones
  2. Kevin Hart: Irresponsible
  3. Gabriel ‘Fluffy’ Iglesias: One Show Fits All
  4. Ken Jeong: You Complete Me, Ho
  5. Amy Schumer: Growing
  1. Mighty Little Bheem
  2. Kidnapping Stella
  3. Always a Witch
  4. Mirage
  5. Burn Out
(More Netflix stories.)

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