With the announcement of the list of Oscar nominees 2019, the list of most pirated movies this week was configured in a way that indirectly reflects the public interest for the works named by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Proof of this is Bohemian Rhapsody’s turnaround. Last week, the film was in the shy tenth place; now has been catapulted to the first place, making it the most downloaded movie on torrent internet sites outside.
Alongside the work directed by Bryan Singer and Dexter Fletcher is also nominated for Best Movie Born a Star, which went down from first to second place. To close the podium, Aquaman went up two steps and this week figures as the third most downloaded film in lawlessness.
The surprises of the week are for the premiere of The Grinch, animation of Universal Pictures that did not go so well at the box office. Maybe because the ticket is not worth so much, he appears for the first time already occupying the fourth place. Finally, the drama The Widows, with Viola Davis and Lian Neeson, gives the faces of shy way there in the bottom of the ranking, occupying the tenth position.
Top 10 Most Pirated Movies of the Week
1. Bohemian Rhapsody
Freddie Mercury (Rami Malek) and his teammates Brian May (Gwilyn Lee), Roger Taylor (Ben Hardy) and John Deacon (Joseph Mazzello) changed the world of music forever by forming the Queen band in the 1970s. Mercury’s extravagant lifestyle begins to get out of control, the band has to face the challenge of reconciling fame and success with their increasingly complicated personal lives.
2. A Star is born
Jackson Maine (Bradley Cooper) is a singer at the height of fame. One day, after leaving a presentation, he stops at a bar to drink something. There, she meets Ally (Lady Gaga), an insecure singer who earns her living working in a restaurant. Jackson is enchanted by the woman and his talent, deciding to take her under his wings. At the same time that Ally rises to the stardom, he lives a personal and professional crisis due to problems with alcohol.
Son of human Tom Curry (Temuera Morrison) with Atlante Atlante (Nicole Kidman), Arthur Curry (Jason Momoa) grows with the living of a human and the meta-human capabilities of an Atlantean. When his brother Orm (Patrick Wilson) wishes to become the Master of the Oceans, subjugating the other aquatic kingdoms so that he can attack the surface, Arthur has the task of preventing the imminent war. For this, he receives the help of Mera (Amber Heard), princess of one of the kingdoms, and the support of Vulko (Willem Dafoe), who secretly trained him since his adolescence.
4. The Grinch
The grumpy Grinch simply hates Christmas. It does not stand the party mood, the joy of the people and the gifts under the trees. That’s why the Grinch plans to end the celebration of the birth of Jesus in their Whoville village.
5. Hunter Killer
Owner of unconventional methods, Commander Joe Glass (Gerard Butler) is responsible for leading a delicate mission for the dangerous waters of the Sea of Barets aboard the USS Arkansas submarine. The aim of the task is to monitor Russian military activity in the region after another American submarine disappears in those seas. Meanwhile, the political situation in the region has grown to the point where Glass has to make crucial decisions to prevent a conflict of continental scale between the two nations.
6. Millenium: The Girl in the Spider Web
Stockholm, Sweden. Thanks to the stories written by Mikael Blomkvist (Sverrir Gudnason) for Millenium magazine, Lisbeth Salander (Claire Foy) became known as a kind of anti-heroin that attacks men who attack women. Despite her fame, she keeps away from the media spotlight and leads a life on the sly. One day, Lisbeth is hired by Balder (Stephen Merchant) to retrieve a computer program called Firefall, which gives the user access to a huge arsenal of warfare. Balder created the program for the US government, but now wants to erase it by considering it too dangerous. Lisbeth accepts the job and manages to steal it from the NSA, but did not expect another group, the Spiders, to be interested in it.
Reflected in a junkyard in a small California beach town, Bumblebee, a broken, bruised, unarmed, yellow fusca, is found and repaired by young Charlie (Hailee Steinfeld) on the eve of his 18th birthday. Only when Bee comes to life does she finally notice that her new friend is much more than just a car.
8. The First Man
Biography The story of Neil Armstrong (Ryan Gosling), an astronaut who was the first man to step on the moon. NASA prepares the mission to break the moon, and aboard Apollo 11, Armstrong manages to do so in July 1969.
San Francisco, United States. Eddie Brock (Tom Hardy) is an investigative journalist who has his own board at a local station. One day he is scheduled to interview Carlton Drake (Riz Ahmed), the creator of the Life Foundation, who has invested heavily in space missions to find possible medicinal uses for mankind. After accessing a confidential document sent to his girlfriend, lawyer Anne Weying (Michelle Williams), Brock discovers that Drake has been doing scientific experiments on humans. He decides to report the situation during the interview, which causes him to be fired. Six months later, the unemployed Brock is wanted by Dr. Dora Skirth (Jenny Slate) with a complaint: Drake would be using alien symbiotes in human trials, many of them dead as guinea pigs.
10. The Widows
A frustrated assault causes Harry Rawlins (Liam Neeson) and his gang to be killed by the police and the money they have stolen is destroyed by the flames. This causes Harry’s widow (Viola Davis) to be charged for the stolen sum to be returned. Pressed, she finds a notebook of Harry’s that details in detail what would be her next blow. Veronica then decides to carry out the robbery, taking the help of the other widows of the dead in the unsuccessful assault.