Farang: Netflix's New French Action Film Climbs Top 10 Rankings & Offers Intense Thrills

News - 5 February 2024

Netflix's Top 10 list has recently introduced a new addition from France - a gripping action film titled Farang, also known as Mayhem! Directed by Xavier Gens, renowned for his works such as Hitman and Cold Skin, the film has secured the tenth spot on the list and shows potential for climbing higher in rankings. Released in 2023, Farang boasts a cast including talented actors like Nassim Lyes, Olivier Gourmet, and Vithaya Pansringarm. Described by Netflix as an "action thriller" with elements of "revenge," the film offers viewers an intense and thrilling cinematic experience.

Despite receiving mixed reviews, with a moderate rating of 6.3 on IMDb and a Metacritic score of 55, Farang has been deemed a decent watch for those seeking entertainment. The film had a brief theatrical run in the Netherlands during the summer of 2023 before making its way to the streaming platform.

In Farang, the story follows an ex-convict attempting to start afresh, only to be drawn back into his past life. When his newfound family becomes endangered, he embarks on a journey of vengeance, setting the stage for a high-octane showdown.For viewers eager to delve into the world of Farang, the film is now available for streaming on Netflix, offering a convenient way to enjoy this action-packed thriller from the comfort of your own home.