As soon as Netflix‘s new Korean series ‘The Silent Sea’ (directed by Choi Hang Yong ) was released, it rose to the top of the online video service (OTT) rankings.
According to the ‘FlixPatrol‘ count on December 26th, ‘The Silent Sea‘, released on December 24th, ranked 7th on the ‘Top TV Shows on Netflix‘ chart on December 25th of this site. ‘Squid Game‘ is in 6th place. The first place was won by the American series ‘Emily in Paris Season 2‘, which was released on December 22nd.
FlixPatrol aggregates viewer ratings for 24 hours and releases rankings on a daily basis. It is divided into OTT companies and divisions.
Looking at the rankings by country of ‘The Silent Sea‘, it took first place in Korea. Among overseas countries, Thailand, Singapore and Thailand ranked third.
Netizens commented “It’s interesting because it’s a rare material, and there is a strong trace of effort put into the video,” and “the beginning is boring”, etc.
‘The Silent Sea‘ is based on the short film “The Sea of Tranquility” of Choi Hang Yong released in 2014 with the same title. He was chosen as the director of the drama. Set in the future, when the planet suffers from a lack of water and food caused by desertification. Yoon Jae is a soldier for the space agency. He is selected for a team, including Ji An, to travel to the moon. A scientist who joins the mission to recover mysterious samples from an abandoned lunar space station, where an accident killed everyone including her sister.