Film Theory: What is the Bird Box Monster? (Bird Box Netflix)

Datum objavljivanja: 5. Vel 2019.
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Bird Box is one of the BIGGEST horror movies right now. It's inspired dozens of theories trying to answer the BIG question. What is the Bird Box monster? Today Theorists, I'm throwing my hat in the ring and I think we've hit on something big! You see, the monster in Bird Box has left a lot of clues for a creature we never see. I've gathered the evidence and you are going to want to hear this! Let's go!
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  • But that’s just a theory A FILM THEORY

  • To kill it show it a mirror could it kill itself ? And everyone saved or will it just still make u kill urself

  • The monster is 5G

  • we need scooby doo

  • its pretty good in my opinion

  • i just watched this on monday

  • what debunks this theory of this being the rapture and Christ being involved is that it states in the bible that if anyone were to commit suicide, they would not be forgiven and sent to hell. It also states in the bible not to worship anyone but him, it claims he is the only God, and the criminals and insane people literally worship the creatures they seen and throughout the movie every time someone seen the creatures either they became worshipers or they committed suicide. therefore it cant have anything to do with the rapture because it goes against everything in the bible. unless it is the Anti-Christ God in no way would make anyone kill them self, nor would he make anyone worship him, therefore your theory is wrong. at least on that detail anyways. it goes against Christianity and its beliefs. it upsets me how you did so much research on other religions and other gods and mythical creatures, but when it came to Christianity you basically didn't even bother to research on how the religion actually works. your telling people about a religion you have no clue about and its upsetting because of how misleading it all is. people who do not understand the religion will really actually think that's how it works, and it really isn't... i get you stated that its a problem, but the fact you still think its a possibility, when really it isn't (unless the writer actually thinks that's how Christianity works) it makes no sense to make sure everything else you researched was spot on, but dispute a detail that is actually very major information to the story line. when a person sees the creature they automatically try to kill themselves. just by that information alone should let you know it has nothing to do with God, and how its not how he operates. i enjoyed your theory, ugh i don't know why i became so butthurt over it, i guess because i just want it to at least be accurate and not sending false information. but its okay, the video was still good

  • Maybe it’s the sun

  • Oooo nicethats y good people kill their self bc they are going to heven and bad guys stay on earth

  • Hey MatPat, I was wondering if you could do a theory on the new Alien movie, Alien Convonant, it's a pretty darn good movie, however the ending many of with questions. Just an idea but I hope you at least see this comment and ponder on the question that is "What happened to Walter?" and perhaps even answer it in a video. Have a nice day (evening where I come from) and enjoy the holidays

  • The monsters got into my place, we had to hide in the closet!

  • Nice theory but got to say you’re miss using Bible verses, at least to someone who doesn’t believe in the rapture

  • No, it's just a dog with the anomalous ability to make people commit suicide. That's why it can't open doors, and why the criminals want others to see it, they want people to see this rad doggo.

    • The voices are just Bigfoot screwing with people, the silly lad

  • i like to think the monster was lovecraftian in nature

  • You forgot Nyarlathotep, the crawling chaos, god of a thousand forma, messenger of the "Outer Gods" somewhat unlike the great old ones but still terrifying. He is much more interested in the affairs of humans and is a mischievous trickster who has the ability to change shape and appear human. And he rules the dreamlands and it is said he will one day come to consume the earth in madness. Also smaller Lovecraftian creatures such as night gaunts, shoggoths, and flying polyps would most certainly take the time to stalk humans. It's pretty much a lovecraftian rip off through and through.

  • Adressing the voices people hear. What if it's a creature of infinity, like an old one, people trying to comprehend it go insane. Those already used to insanity are able to deal with it without killing themselves, but still get worse. If looking upon it causes you to go insane, why can't it make sounds too that you're trying to comprehend. Human brains trying to decypher the sounds turn it into things they're familiar with, or want to hear. Longing for dead relatives, or comforting words of close ones telling you to give up the stressful situation (take off the blindfold).

  • Its a big nosed Jew

  • MATPAT please do a theory on Legion!!!! It's so incredibly messed up and has so many twists! I think you would like it

  • it was a man body but with a baby face sandra laugh so hard they just took it out

  • Dude.... Great theory. Probably one of your deeper ones, imo. Great job!

  • Combining both aspects of your theory; what if the suicide inducing force isn't the monsters that we see shadows of? The Great Old Ones, or more specifically their star-spawn have finally awakened on earth to claim it for their terrifying parents. Some of the star-spawn in the Lovecraftian mythios can't open doors so that fits. Which causes the Judaeo-Christian God to hit his rapture button to emergency evacuate all of the souls on earth. That would explain why "It" isn't ever that bad, but we still get these horrifying scenes of humans being chased out in the open. Why aren't the blind taken? because it is physically impossible for them to visually witness the horrors remaining and they can be left to die of natural causes. -My Theory

  • ɓµƭ cαɳ ɦε ƒαɳ∂αɳɠσ ƭɦε ɱαɳɠσ

  • Since you find out in the book, this Is for people who can't read

  • Can't interact with this world, but needs worshippers to do so? Tentacles? Can appear in any shape it wants to? HERMAUES MORA GETCHO ASS BACK TO APOCRYPHA OR IM CALLIN TALOS

  • If your a Brexiteer the monster is the EU, because Nigel Farage has told you so, keep on wearing your blinkers egits.

  • Why the hell did you use the great red dragon on the cover of your photoshopped “call of Cthulhu” book? He’s not Cthulhu, he’s a dragon from the apocalypse. I’m surprised that you didn’t bring him up, “the great red Dragon and the Lady Cloaked In sun” depicts a PREGNANT LADY under the powers of “Cthulhu” as you depict him

  • Ist your Parents having Sex

  • I love 17:27 we got a creepypasta, a kaiju a zombie a xeno and an Egyptian greek gods and a celtic/norse goddess

  • Or God, since according to the Abrahamic religions, no one could possibly look at it without going insane or dying,

  • Btw I honestly think that the monster is Satan.

  • 0:13 I wonder how many times MatPat laughed trying to do those noises.

  • Exploding eyeballs.....HERMAEUS!!!!

  • Puca is a skrull and the skrull is rhodey

  • I just watched the skrull video right before this and that skrull and rhodey shapeshift in this video got me good

  • MatPat fucking dies

  • Its just shaggy on 7% of his power

  • So you are telling me that the monster is a Boggart.

  • The bird box book was before a quiet place

  • What happpens to blind people? Even criminals can't make them see the monster.

  • Huli jing is the nine tailed fox

  • Maybe it will make kill yourself?

  • It’s also impossible to fathom nothingness But that can’t be personified.

  • The bit from the bible sounds like something put of an elder scrolls prohecy.

  • Nine tailed fox!! NARUTO😂🙆🏻‍♂️🙆🏻‍♂️😂

  • Night-Gaunt looks like monster bendy (?) that his name? edit: no _beast_ bendy

  • It's thanos in his finale form you over grown big toes 👺

  • All hail Pastor Pat!

  • the monster is PATMAT, Matpat's alter ego. he owns LIFE THEORY and MEDIA THEORY. Patthew Matrick has only 9 subscribers (the cult that worships him) and 7.3M haters (Matthew Patrick's subscribers, the ones that killed themselves. How's that for a Disney kill count, Matt? 3rd place?

  • Why is he saying the 9 tailed fox is Chinese? Isn’t it japanese?

  • Maybe you should make a book theory

  • A bird

  • 18 mins to say... you don't know. Couldn't atleast keep the shamless plugging out either, huh? I hope you're editor's are being paid.

  • That bitch hands her the baby then continue to watch the wndow after wars lol

  • Lol boy and girl . that women has daddy issuess

  • The movie was ridiculous acting lol


  • This is the dumbest shit i have seen in a long time.The creators of this movie are probaly bankrupt by now or lost a lot of money on this...but if i had to guess i will say its a 4th dimensional invasion.A being of pure energy

  • Just subscribed this

  • *Horny

  • It actually isn't a rip off the book came out 4 years before a quiet place

  • The monster is Shrek.. Shrek is love.. Shrek is life..

  • This was not right because charlie new what it was doing he said very clearly 'it on your worst fears' which how whould he know if he hadnt seen it though the whole thing was made by charlie even the monster cause he knows what it looks like and didnt die so he made the monster i figured this out all by myself not from the video i will replie again 1 day

  • Why is it called: The Bird Box? it has nothing to do with a bird box, unless the monster is really a demon that has taken the shape of a bird.

  • is it the NAZI technology that are abandoned and then possessed by demon??

  • looks like 7.9k people hit the like button while wearing a blindfold.

  • Depression

  • .-. Shaggy is the monster he used 1 percent of his power look at the leaves it’s green it was moving it was SHAGGY i just noticed

  • I thought the monster was social media personified.

  • No one knows but the dead, no Man's thought are God's thoughts. Only GOD knows.

  • that moan at the beginning this guy is totally a masochist

  • its Gygas, which is also gaster, and sans, and papyrus, and chara, which means ness is the true evil in bird box

  • The monster is a filthy Hanzo main.

  • We need more Lovecraftian movies. Something about ancient space demons/gods is super interesting.

  • What about the movie called Open House? WHO THE 🤐 IS THE KILLER?!??!!!

  • Monster has already been revealed it looks like it has macrocephaly, extremely pale and you can see the veins. The mouth looks slightly like a turtle beak on a human

    • It was revoked though since it wouldn’t be scary enough and even if it was the director agreed having a monster that isn’t seen is better.

  • What if it was the three monsters that revolve around infinity are the it's not one but three monsters...and to make sense to pea sized brain human beings who believe religion and started to follow the rapture plans?

  • Could have been my mother in law? She's enough to scare the buzzards off of a shit wagon!

  • Daredevil had that iconic imagery first...

  • i bet the bird box monster is anime charaters

  • Your greatest fear, and sorrow and psychos don’t have sorrows or fear

  • They say what the monster is

  • MatPat you need life alert 0:13

  • the monster in Insidious the last key is Surgat

  • My favorite part was 5:03 😂😂😂 just crapped on its everyday bro 😂🤣😂🤣😂

  • Takes off blindfold and subscribes again just because and sees the monster " Awwww crap "dies

  • Here is my in-depth analysis (read the whole thing!): "The Creatures" are The Truth. Reality. The way things really are in the real world. The main characters of the movie are snowflakes. They cannot accept the truth because the truth appears so horrible to them that they can't live with themselves anymore after having seen it. Once they have seen the truth they want to kill themselves as soon as possible. The world hasn't changed at all. But deeply affected by the degenerate PC culture, more and more people turned into snowflakes. Until the number of snowflakes reached the critical mass and... snowballed downhill. The evil immune guys are of course the evil conservatives and libertarians, who live in the real and not imaginary world. They are unaffected by knowing the truth, actually prefer it, and the truth actually appears beautiful to them. Some of them attempt to aggressively educate the snowflakes and open their eyes to show them the beautiful world around them, which in turn accidentally makes them want to kill themselves anyway. Notice that there is not a single normal white male in this whole movie. The old lawyer guy could have been one of the normal ones, but we will never know because he was killed in a knife fight and did not kill himself after seeing some "horrible creatures". We also will not know about the couple or horny love birds that took the snowflakes' car and drove away, maybe they were also fine. The last resort for these snowflakes to not kill themselves is to abstain from learning the truth, blindfolded and always hanging out together in "safe spaces", preferably with blind guys who are physically unable to see the world as it is. The end.

  • You awsome and cool

  • Open your eyes and lets begin

  • BTW I looked it up its supposed to be create In are imagination it could be any thing in our imagination :)

  • I knew it was cthulu and it's ok if they pull up new stuff about him like call of cthulu the game mythology is changed for the people

  • Never watched it

  • “So what if I’m the mOnsTeRrRrrrRrR”


  • The monster is jake Paul singing


  • If you're reading this, i literally just finished watching this movie in a huge house, howling wind outside with creaky doors right after having a really cold shower. I shat myself. I think this movie and "A QUIET PLACE" are two films that really really made me anticipate a lot. LOVE IT. I doubt those dislikes could make a better movie (intro)

  • If they got to Greenland, you know it's serious

  • The part about the monster being octopus Jesus (Cthulhu) is hilarious because one time I had a Cthulhu tree topper for my Christmas tree 😂🤣

  • God is real he has saved my life so many times and I’m sure he will again repent and believe in Jesus Christ

  • Alternate theory. Angels have come to earth to bring about a rapture this explains the multiple forms the angels take even the bible describes angels as completely different things. It would also explain why the criminally insane people dont kill themselves. they are not worthy of the rapture so the angels use them as tools. this does not explain why they cant pass through doors but it is an interesting idea. the talk about seeing infinity made me think of how when god spoke to moses he appeared in the form of a burning bush because laying eyes on him in his true form would kill people Edit: I typed this right after they said the infinity thing and had no clue it was going into it lol whoops