Sandra Bullocks’ new movie Bird Box was one of the crucial talked about new movies over the vacation season. While it is obtained polarizing reception, it did spark hilarious memes in addition to a viral Bird Box problem which caught momentum over social media. However, very like different viral challenges like Tide Pod problem and the “In My Feelings” problem, Netflix has issued a warning to followers, reminding them it is a new 12 months and nobody needs you within the hospital due to an Internet meme.
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Netflix would not need any of their viewers to finish up within the hospital this 12 months, particularly over a meme. The streaming service instructed followers on Twitter to to not damage themselves by making an attempt the Bird Box problem.
“Can’t imagine I’ve to say this, however: PLEASE DO NOT HURT YOURSELVES WITH THIS BIRD BOX CHALLENGE,” Netflix tweeted. “We don’t know the way this began, and we respect the love, however Boy and Girl have only one want for 2019 and it’s that you simply not find yourself within the hospital as a consequence of memes.”
The problem has been throughout Twitter and Instagram because the movie’s launch. The problem consists of individuals strolling round blindfolded. One man filmed himself driving along with his hat over his eyes with the caption, #BirdBoxChallenge.
The movie’s recognition should not be that stunning. The movie garnered 45M streams inside its first week, marking the most effective first week for any Netflix movie ever.