It's a tradition: the beginning of the year presents itself as an opportunity for Torrent Freak to share the results of the most popular illegal downloads of the past year. And the platform specialized in monitoring P2P Torrent links thus puts us in the top 10 of the most pirated films of the year.
No real surprise: these are the blockbusters that will have met the most success with pirates, Hollywood productions with big budget systematically settling in this Top 10.
The most downloaded movie of 2016 was DeadPool produced by 20th Century Fox. The quirky universe of this anti-hero will not have won over all the critics, it will nevertheless have gathered the most downloads.
In second position, we find Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, third place still giving pride of place to superheroes with Captain America: Civil War.
Here are the top 10 of Torrent Freak:
- Dead Pool
- Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice
- Captain America: Civil War
- Star Wars: The Force Awakens
- X-Men: Apocalypse
- Independance Day: Resurgence
- Suicide Squad
- Dory's World
- the Revenant