Bright is an American fantasy action film starring Will Smith and Joel Edgerton. With a $90 million budget, the film is the most expensive film Netflix has produced as of 2017. The film, directed by David Ayers (Suicide Squad) and written by Max Landis (Chronicle) was met with widespread critical condemnation, with some critics calling it the worst film of 2017. Additionally, the film was the subject of mockery online as well as debates over the film?s racial subtext. Bright also served to raise awareness about Landis? sexual assault allegations.