Netflix original movie Deep Fear has been savaged by viewers.
The survival thriller chronicles the lives of storm-stricken drug traffickers who force a yachtswoman to recover their sunken cocaine stash from shark-infested waters.
Starring Hollywood heartthrob Ed Westwick alongside Romanian actress Mãdãlina Ghenea and Spanish actress Macarena Gómez, the film is set in on a Caribbean island.
But the movie has only amassed a shocking audience rating of 13 percent on review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes.
Viewers weren’t impressed with the movie, citing ‘wooden acting’ as a factor, but were still left mesmerised by TV hunk Ed’s charming good looks.
Netflix original movie Deep Fear has been savaged by viewers with some saying the only redeeming factor is TV hunk Ed Westwick’s charming good looks.
One user on X, formerly known as Twitter said: ‘We have all seen bad shows on Netflix.
‘Horrid, even. But Deep Fear represents such a total failure of human creativity and professionalism that it demands that we embrace machine created content’.
They even went as far as stating: ‘It shatters your faith in art created by human beings. It makes you crave AI’.
Others added: ‘Anyone who opposes the role of AI in entertainment – I ask you to watch the first 10 minutes of ‘Deep Fear’ on Netflix’; ‘How could AI possibly do worse dialogue? Could CGI actors be more wooden and inhumane? This is such a profoundly bad show it forces philosophical debate’.
‘Deep fear might be the worst movie on Netflix’, ‘I trying watch Deep Fear on Netflix but I keep pausing it for TikTok’; ‘Deep Fear is new to Netflix today and I must say it is pretty bad….’; ‘ ‘The craziest part about Deep Fear on @Netflix is that she survives days at sea, multiple deep dives, and shark attacks…but her full Smokey eye is flawless’.
But some were more fixated on Ed , sharing : ‘Deep Fear was so good, definitely worth watching. & it has Ed Westwick? definitely 10/10’; ‘Chuck Bass is in this new ‘Deep Fear’ movie on netflix’. ‘Currently watching deep fear, ed westwick is still fine as hell, what’ and a fan of the film wrote: ‘Deep Fear on Netflix was a cool lil movie’.
The survival thriller chronicles the lives of storm-stricken drug traffickers who force a yachtswoman to recover their sunken cocaine stash from shark-infested waters (Ed pictured with Macarena Gómez)
Most people were NOT impressed by the movie, although others were wowed by Ed Westwick
Ed is best known for playing anti-hero and playboy Chuck Bass in hit U.S. drama Gossip Girl.
While his latest career endeavor may not have gone down well, with Deep Fear a clear flop for viewers, he is thriving in his personal life.
The actor, 36, recently got engaged to Bollywood actress Amy Jackson, 31, after he got down on one knee in G’staad, Switzerland.
Taking to Instagram to share the news, the pair shared a slew of sweet snaps together, captioning the images: ‘Hell Yes [ring emoji].’
While his latest career endeavor may not have gone down well, with Deep Fear a clear flop for viewers, he is thriving in his personal life after getting engaged to Amy Jackson