Not only did Paramount’s new CGI take on the classic Clifford the Big Red Dog character earn $22.2 million in the domestic box office in its first five days, but it also did well on streaming. Since its day-and-date release on Paramount+ Nov. 10, the film has gone on to become the streaming service’s most-watched original film so far.
“Clifford the Big Red Dog has wagged his way into the hearts and watchlists of Paramount+ subscribers,” said Tanya Giles, Chief Programming Officer, ViacomCBS Streaming. “The film’s incredible performance on Paramount+ speaks to the power of entertainment for families to enjoy together, and we look forward to continuing to bring our subscribers more exclusive family-friendly offerings.”
Clifford the Big Red Dog is now streaming on Paramount+. You can sign up for a free trial here ($4.99/month after).
When middle-schooler Emily Elizabeth (Darby Camp) meets a magical animal rescuer (John Cleese) who gifts her a little, red puppy, she never anticipated waking up to find a giant 10-foot hound in her small New York City apartment. While her single mom (Sienna Guillory) is away for business, Emily and her fun but impulsive uncle Casey (Jack Whitehall) set out on an adventure that will keep you on the edge of your seat, as our heroes take a bite out of the Big Apple. Based on the beloved Scholastic book character, Clifford will teach the world how to love big!