The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann Rotten Tomatoes score shines a light on what was expected to be one of the year’s critical highlights.

Although only arriving on Netflix recently, most have hastily binged through the eight-part series.

As is often the situation with true crime series, audiences have become divided. Some have praised the series for its exploration of Madeleine’s disappearance. Others have deemed it unnecessary.

Rotten Tomatoes takes public and critical reviews and works out how well the film/series has been received on average. Let’s take a look.

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still from The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann, Netflix 2019

The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann: Rotten

The documentary offers a disturbing look into the case of Madeleine McCann’s disappearance.

Three-year-old Madeleine vanished from an apartment in Praia da Luz, a holiday resort in the Algarve region of Portugal. This was on May 3rd, 2007.

She remains missing to this day. The case is believed to be the most widely-reported missing person’s investigation in modern history.

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still from The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann official trailer, Netflix, 2019

The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann: Rotten Tomatoes

It has generated quite the discussion.

However, its Rotten Tomatoes meter doesn’t reflect this. It currently holds an audience score of 33% with a measly six user ratings.

As for critical reception, there is no estimate available. Judging from critic reviews though, it would not be high.

Anna Menta of Decider left a review arguing that the “only people whose obsession with Madeleine McCann is completely justified: Her parents,” are not on board.

The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann: Critic Reviews

The Guardian’s Lucy Mangan labelled the series “…creatively and morally bankrupt.”

Similarly, The Telegraph’s Ed Power wrote that it was “bloated” and  “manipulative”.

THE DISAPPEARANCE OF MADELEINE MCCANN IS AVAILABLE ON NETFLIX

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