Fans of Netflix’s latest murder-mystery film Reptile are completely enthralled.
Despite the film’s lack of critical acclaim, subscribers have lauded it as one of the “best” films Netflix has ever released, while others have called it “incredible.”
Reptile, starring Benicio Del Toro, Alicia Silverstone, and Justin Timberlake, explores the strange death of a real estate agent, which quickly devolves into a maelstrom of lies and deception.
Reptile presently has a Rotten Tomatoes score of 41%, but viewers at home have determined it’s a Netflix classic.
After watching the movie, one person raved: ‘If Benicio Del Toro and Alicia Silverstone don’t get nominated for #Reptile it’ll be a damn shame.
‘This movie is excellent from beginning to finish. The directing was top notch and the music by Arca. Fantastic. Wow. Incredible.’
Another social media user added: ‘#Reptile is one of the best movies I’ve seen on #Netflix in a minute. Great acting. Great music. And great suspense. Highly recommended.’
Someone else tweeted: ‘Reptile on Netflix is easily one of the best movies of the year. Wow #Reptile #ReptileMovie.’
‘#Reptile is the best thing to hit any streaming platform in a very long time. Amazingly talented cast, great directing, and masterful storytelling. This movie belongs in theaters #ReptileMovie #Netflix,’ raved one Twitter user.
Others added: ‘Go watch #REPTILE on #NETFLIX immediately. Best movie I’ve seen in a LONG time. Absolute thriller,’ and ‘@BenicioDelToro #reptile best movie I’ve seen in a long time amazing.’
Anyone else desperate to watch this film now?
Reptile’s full synopsis reads: ‘Following the brutal murder of a young real estate agent, a hardened detective attempts to uncover the truth in a case where nothing is as it seems, and, by doing so, dismantles the illusions in his own life.’
Reptile is streaming on Netflix now.