The Cinema Struggle: Is Netflix to Blame?
Netflix is taking the millennium by storm. With currently over 140 million accounts across the world (and 40% of that chunk in the U.S. alone), it’s one of the most successful streaming services to date.
Yet while its popularity continues to rise, so is the important question asked among movie lovers around the world: Is Netflix killing the cinema?
Now, to clarify: I’m not saying that one is better than the other; they are simply different. Netflix has helped to give a voice to minorities in the industry, and for that, I am eternally grateful. But before we all start finger pointing, let’s straighten our own facts. BBC’s video goes on a fantastic full-depth analysis on contributing factors to this interesting shift in millennial consumer behavior in the entertainment industry. Check it out!