Viewers have branded Netflix’s new number 1 film Love At First Sight the service’s ‘best movie ever’
Starring former EastEnders actor Ben Hardy, 32, the American rom com follows a couple who meet on a flight from New York to London only to lose touch at customs, before destiny leads them back together.
The film, directed by Vanessa Caswill, has despite receiving middling reviews from critics gone on to earn an impressive 81% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.
It also stars Haley Lu Richardson with British actress Jameela Jamil as narrator.
Taking to Twitter one fan said: ‘Love at First Sight was good, dare I say one of the best Netflix movies ever’.
Love it! Viewers have branded Netflix’s current number 1 film Love At First Sight the service’s ‘best movie ever’ (stars Haley Lu Richardson and Ben Hardy pictured)
Romantic: Starring former EastEnders actor Ben Hardy, 32, the American rom com follows a couple who meet on a flight from New York to London only to lose touch at customs, before destiny leads them back together
While another wrote: ‘This Love At First Sight movie on Netflix is one of the best rom coms that’s come out in forever’.
A third said: ‘I just finished the best Rom-Com I’ve watched in a LONG time. “Love at First Sight” on Netflix is a joy, and at it’s core has amazing heart’.
And a fourth commented: ‘Love at first sight on Netflix is probably one of the best romcoms that came out recently’.
Another wrote: ‘Just watched Love at first sight on Netflix and oh my God it was so cute!?? This is exactly what I was craving for!!! The cute first meet??Airport scene and Flight scene?? A Wedding crash? Oliver and Hadley are adorable they have my whole entire heart ahh!’
Someone else commented: ‘Love At First Sight is possibly the best movie Netflix has ever made. Superb cast, fantastic writing, beautiful cinematography.Think @jameelajamil should narrate all romcoms from now on! Bravo’.
It comes after Peep show fans rejoiced as Netflix confirmed the show will remain on the streaming service for at least another year.
The classic UK comedy show was set to be removed entirely on September 29, with fans last day to watch being September 28.
One viewer noticed this had been changed and tweeted Netflix asking: ‘hi @NetflixUK – the date warning badge has now been removed from Peep Show… can you confirm??’
Rom com: The film, directed by Vanessa Caswill, has despite receiving middling reviews from critics gone on to earn an impressive 81% rating on Rotten Tomatoes
Fans: Taking to Twitter one viewer said: ‘Love at First Sight was good, dare I say one of the best Netflix movies ever’
Their official Twitter account replied: ‘It was decided this would have been so not Rainbow Rhythms, so Peep Show will remain on Netflix. ‘
Fans were thrilled with the decision, with one penning: ‘great decision to reverse a terrible call to remove PS’
Another wrote: ‘I think you made the right decision’
A third added: ‘This is phenomenal, yes Netflix’
The streaming service announced earlier this month that popular comedy series’ Peep Show and Fresh Meat would be removed next month.
Peep Show ran from 2003 to 2015 with 54 episodes across nine series and starred David Mitchell and Robert Webb as two dysfunctional flatmates.
Fresh Meat, from the same creators, features Jack Whitehall and follows six students at Manchester University. It ran from 2011 until 2016.