Peacock’s Puss in Boots: The Last Wish led the Whip Media chart of streaming movies, while Disney+’s “The Mandalorian” again led the Whip Media chart of streaming originals among U.S. consumers for the week ended March 12.
DreamWorks Animation’s Puss in Boots: The Last Wish started streaming on Peacock March 10. The film, nominated for an Oscar for Best Animated Feature, is a sequel to Puss in Boots and the sixth installment in the “Shrek” franchise. It follows the continuing adventures of the character Puss (voiced by Antonio Banderas).
“The Mandalorian,” season three of which started streaming March 1 in weekly episodes, is based on the character in the “Star Wars” universe.
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TV Time, a Whip Media company, is a free TV and movie viewership tracking app with 21 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 from 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.
Landing at No. 2 on the streaming originals chart was Netflix’s “You.” Part two of season four of the psychological thriller series debuted March 9. It follows an obsessive lover, played by Penn Badgley.
Falling from No. 2 to No. 3 on the streaming originals chart was “How I Met Your Father.” Season two of the series starring Hilary Duff debuted on Hulu Jan. 24. In the show mirroring the setup of CBS’s“How I Met Your Mother” (2005-14), Sophie in the near future is telling her son the story of how she met his father, a story that catapults viewers back to the present where Sophie and her group of friends are in the midst of figuring out who they are, what they want out of life, and how to fall in love in the age of dating apps and limitless options.
Landing at No. 2 on the streaming movies chart was Luther: The Fallen Sun, starring Idris Elba. The crime thriller, which started streaming on Netflix March 10, is a feature film continuation of the British TV series.
Remaining at No. 3 on the streaming movies chart was Marvel Studios’ Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, which started streaming on Disney+ Feb. 1. In the film, as the nation of Wakanda mourns the death of T’Challa, Princess Shuri (Letitia Wright) and General Okoye (Danai Gurira) investigate the threat of Namor (Tenoch Huerta) and his long-hidden underwater kingdom of Talokan, whose cultural heritage might hold the secret to restoring the legacy of the Black Panther.
Top Streaming Originals Among U.S. Consumers for the Week Ended March 12:
- “The Mandalorian” — Disney+
- “You” — Netflix
- “How I Met Your Father” — Hulu
- “Star Trek: Picard” — Paramount+
- “Poker Face” (2023) — Peacock
- “Star Wars: The Bad Batch” — Disney+
- “Shrinking” — Apple TV+
- “Mayor of Kingstown” — Paramount+
- “Wolf Pack” — Paramount+
- “Outer Banks” — Netflix
Top Streaming Movies Among U.S. Consumers March 10-12:
- Puss in Boots: The Last Wish — Peacock
- Luther: The Fallen Sun — Netflix
- Black Panther: Wakanda Forever — Disney+
- Everything Everywhere All at Once — Paramount+/Showtime
- Chris Rock: Selective Outrage — Netflix
- M3GAN — Peacock
- We Have a Ghost — Netflix
- Top Gun: Maverick — Paramount+
- Triangle of Sadness — Hulu
- Scream (2022) — Paramount+