Christmas movies are ruling Netflix’s weekly top 10, but two thrillers are crashing the party

When people want to talk about really bad movies, it’s not long before Paul Verhoeven’s Showgirls gets a mention. With just 23% on Rotten Tomatoes, it’s only just above the likes of Police Academy 4: Citizens On Patrol, Highlander II: The Quickening and Superbabies: Baby Geniuses 2 – all of which have a 0% rating on the reviews site. 

But now there’s a new name in the lower reaches of ratings, a crime thriller from 2020 titled The Silencing. With just 20% on the Tomatometer, The Silencing is officially worse than Showgirls but better than Jaws: The Revenge