The film adaptation of Malerman’s first novel, Bird Box, was watched by over forty-five million Netflix accounts in the first week, the best first seven days ever for a film on the platform. Countless more came to know the story through social media.
The image of Sandra Bullock’s character, Malorie, blindfolded, as she’s led through a terrifying near-future apocalypse by the trained ears of her children, has become synonymous with a new generation of horror.
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