The Lucy Hale thriller film Borrego which premiered on VOD and choose theaters in January 2022 will now be making its approach onto Netflix in the US and Canada in Might 2022. This may mark the film’s first time on a streaming service like Netflix.
Right here’s what you may count on from the film:
“Elly is a younger botanist on a analysis mission gone awry. After witnessing a drug mule’s airplane crash within the Borrego desert, she is kidnapped and compelled on a harmful journey to a distant drop off level. With restricted necessities and alone within the desert together with her captor, desperation for survival takes maintain as Elly dangers her life to flee from his clutches earlier than the journey turns lethal.”
Alongside Lucy Hale within the film we see the actress reunite on-screen with Nicholas Gonzales who each appeared in Fairly Little Liars collectively (not on Netflix we’re afraid).
Olivia Trujillo, Jorge A. Jimenez, Leynar Gomez, and Jaime Aymerich additionally star.
Jesse Harris writes, directs, and produces the film underneath his manufacturing firm Abcde Footage.
The film comes from SabanFilms who has premiered quite a few motion pictures on Netflix in the US in recent times. Not all SabanFilms come to Netflix however this 12 months up to now, we’ve seen The Colony and Zone 414 drop as SVOD debuts, and within the case of Dragon Rider got here to Netflix as an Authentic.
Must you watch Borrego on Netflix?
Primarily based on the opinions, this can be a skip for many except you’re a specific fan of Lucy Hale. It holds a 25% on RottenTomatoes on the time of publishing primarily based on 12 opinions.
The Boston Herald was maybe the kindest on the film calling it a “gripping crime thriller,” including that it’s “modest” and “well-made”.
Roger Eber’s evaluate sadly concluded that the film is an “awkward thriller pasted onto a moody strangers-forging-a-connection drama, doesn’t enable itself to be what it so clearly desires to be.”
Viewers opinions have been far kinder with IMDb having the film at 6.7 out of 10 primarily based on over 2,000 opinions.
Netflix has confirmed that Borrego will contact down on Netflix in the US and Canada on Might 14th, 2022.
For extra on what’s coming to Netflix in Might 2022, regulate our coming quickly part for extra.