‘Turning Red’ is the most streamed Nielsen film this week
Pixar’s latest animated film, ‘Turning Red,’ proved a streaming success after skipping theaters: it topped Nielsen’s weekly streaming charts on its debut, racking up 1.7 billion streaming minutes. viewing. The film headed straight to Disney+ in March and surpassed Netflix’s “The Adam Project,” which premiered the same day and amassed 1.36 billion minutes.
“Turning Red” follows the story of a 13-year-old girl named Mei Lee (Rosalie Chiang) as she navigates her enigmatic tendency to transform into a giant red panda when overwhelmed by strong emotions. And as a Chinese-Canadian teenager dealing with the challenges of puberty, college, and cultural expectations, this change happens all too frequently.