January 19, 2022
Eternals led the Whip Media chart of top streaming movies, while “The Book of Boba Fett” led the chart of top streaming originals among U.S. consumers the week ended Jan. 16. Both stream on Disney+.
The Marvel Studios feature Eternals, which began streaming on Disney+ Jan. 12 following its theatrical run, follows a group of ancient heroes from beyond the stars who have protected Earth since the dawn of man.
“The Book of Boba Fett,” the latest series in the “Star Wars” universe, started streaming Dec. 29 in weekly episodes.
TV Time, a Whip Media company, is a free TV and movie viewership tracking app with more than 19 million global users. The streaming originals chart rankings are determined by streaming original TV series with the greatest share of views in the given week, among a balanced panel of U.S. users of the TV Time app. The movie rankings are determined by theatrical or streaming movies with the greatest share of views in the given week, among a balanced panel of U.S. users of the TV Time app.
Dropping to No. 2 from the top spot on the streaming movies chart was Disney’s animated Encanto, which follows an extraordinary and magical family who live hidden in the mountains of Colombia. It started streaming on Disney+ Christmas Eve.
Landing at No. 3 on the streaming movies chart was Sony’s animated Hotel Transylvania: Transformania, which started streaming on Prime Video Jan. 14. The latest entry in the franchise finds Drac (Brian Hull) and his monster pals transformed into humans and the human Johnny (Andy Samberg) into a monster. With help from Mavis (Selena Gomez), they must find a way to switch themselves back before their transformations become permanent.
Falling from the top spot to No. 2 on the streaming originals chart was Netflix’s “Cobra Kai,” season four of which premiered New Year’s Eve. It’s the continuing story of the conflict between Daniel LaRusso (Ralph Macchio) and Johnny Lawrence (William Zabka) decades after the events of the 1984 All Valley Karate Tournament.
Debuting at No. 3 on the streaming originals chart was HBO Max’s “Peacemaker.” The show, which premiered on the service Jan. 13, was created by James Gunn based on the DC Comics character of the same name.
Top Streaming Originals Among U.S. Consumers for the Week Ended Jan. 16:
- “The Book of Boba Fett” — Disney+
- “Cobra Kai” — Netflix
- “Peacemaker” — HBO Max (Series Premiere)
- “The Witcher” — Netflix
- “Cheer” — Netflix (Season Premiere)
- “The Expanse” — Amazon Prime Video
- “1883” — Paramount+
- “Search Party” — HBO Max
- “And Just Like That …” — HBO Max
- “Emily in Paris” — Netflix
Top Streaming Movies Among U.S. Consumers Jan. 14-16:
- Eternals — Disney+
- Encanto — Disney+
- Hotel Transylvania: Transformania — Amazon Prime Video
- Don’t Look Up — Netflix
- The Matrix Resurrections — HBO Max
- Brazen — Netflix
- Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts — HBO Max
- Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings — Disney+
- Scream 2 — Peacock
- Scream — Peacock