“Glass Onion: A Knives Out Thriller” is formally accessible to stream on Netflix, gifting viewers with one other twisty Benoit Blanc (Daniel Craig) thriller. The sequel to 2019’s “Knives Out” swaps a cold Massachusetts mansion for a lavish Greek island commune, the place fictional billionaire Miles Bron (Edward Norton) has invited his eclectic group of associates to partake in a homicide thriller social gathering… just for the drama to ricochet when somebody really turns up lifeless.
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Bron’s “Glass Onion” dwelling solely reinforces how extravagantly out of contact the tech mogul is with abnormal society — simply have a look at the enormous, Beatles-inspired glass onion or the Joseph Gordon Levitt-voiced “dong” sounds that ring out each hour, and also you’ll see what I imply.
Whereas the lavish house matches completely with the “Knives Out” franchise’s class critiques, it’s an undeniably lovely vacation spot… and one which’s supposedly available on the market proper now. That’s proper — the compound is listed on Zillow proper now for $450,000,000. The catch? It’s not actual.
In line with the itemizing, the “Glass Onion Greek Isle Commune” is “the right retreat for teams of associates, households and enemies alike.” It goes on to highlight a number of the property’s eccentric options, as seen within the film: seven studio villas impressed by totally different chakras, in addition to a “huge eating space excellent for internet hosting probably the most elaborate of homicide thriller events.” Guests additionally get breathtaking views of the Aegean Sea, not the Ionian Sea (as Bron falsely says within the film).
Regardless of the itemizing’s winking nods to “Glass Onion” itself, quite a lot of web customers really fell for Netflix’s inventive advertising and marketing gambit as soon as it was posted on the Fb actual property web page “Zillow Gone Wild.”
“This home is insane and obscene and I’m going to wish somebody to purchase it for me. Okay thanks,” one consumer commented, whereas one other added: “Now I need to see the film simply to see extra of this home!”
Nevertheless, loads of Fb customers shortly keyed into what Netflix was doing and applauded the streamer for its inventive promoting.
However one more commenter introduced up a wonderful level: “If Daniel Craig and Janelle Monáe should not included (as part-time company) I’m not .”
Honest! Chances are you’ll be questioning: the place was “Glass Onion” really filmed? IRL, many of the movie was shot by the Amanzoe, a luxurious resort close to Porto Heli, Greece. Now there’s your subsequent homicide thriller social gathering vacation spot.
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