"Red, White & Royal Blue" is the top movie on Prime Video, bringing in a wave of new Prime members.
The romantic comedy revolves around the friendship between the President's son and a British Prince, which gradually transforms into a genuine romance.
This movie has gained immense popularity and has secured its place as one of the most-watched romantic comedies in the history of Prime Video.
Red, White & Royal Blue has soared to the top spot on Prime Video, resulting in a significant influx of new Amazon Prime members. This romantic comedy centers around Alex Claremont-Diaz, the son of the US President, who is forced to feign friendship with Britain's Prince Henry following a highly publicized argument. However, their artificial bond evolves into a genuine and passionate romance.
Red, White & Royal Blue has now achieved the coveted position of being the number one movie on Prime Video this week. As reported by Deadline, Amazon has confirmed that the film has generated an impressive surge in new Prime membership registrations. Additionally, Amazon proudly asserts that Red, White & Royal Blue currently ranks among the top three most-viewed romantic comedies of all time on the Prime Video platform.
Why Red, White & Royal Blue Is So Popular
Directed by Matthew López, Red, White & Royal Blue, based on author Casey McQuinston's New York Times bestselling book, has garnered acclaim for its positive portrayal of LGBTQ+ themes and its endearing depiction of a gay love story. Unsurprisingly, Prime Video's collection of romantic comedies quickly saw Red, White & Royal Blue rise to the top due to its representation. The film boasts a standout cast including Taylor Zakhar Perez as Alex and Nicholas Galitzine as Henry, as well as renowned actors Uma Thurman, Stephen Fry, Rachel Hilson, and Sarah Shahi. With such a talented ensemble bringing Red, White & Royal Blue to life onscreen, it is no wonder that many viewers are eager to watch it on Prime.
The noteworthy popularity of Red, White & Royal Blue suggests the potential for more LGBTQ+ love stories like it to be released on Prime Video. Whether this takes the form of a sequel or a new story is uncertain, but it appears that there is a receptive audience on Prime Video eagerly awaiting another uplifting queer romance from the streaming service. If its current popularity continues, Red, White & Royal Blue could potentially become Prime Video's highest-grossing romantic comedy to date.