did tom die in bird box

Netflixs “Bird Box” wont stop captivating and disturbing audiences, to the point where the internet has been flooded with memes about it since it came out on December 21st. But many dont know that the story was adapted from a novel, and while the two are similar, the book is even darker than the movie.

Victims[]

  • Unnamed Woman: While under the control of the Bird Box monsters, she killed herself by smashing her head against a window.
  • Jessica – While under the control of the Bird Box monsters, she walked backwards in front of a garbage truck and committed suicide.
  • Unidentified Man: Dead from the Bird Box monster off-screen; visible body
  • Lydia: While under the Bird Box monsters’ control, she blew up inside a car.
  • Bodies visible; five unidentified individuals killed off-screen by the Bird Box monster
  • Greg – While being controlled by the Bird Box monsters, he killed himself by striking his head on a stone.
  • Unidentified Man: Mallory used a machete to cut open the jugular
  • Bodies visible; two unidentified men were killed off-screen by the Bird Box monster.
  • Unidentified Man: Dead from the Bird Box monster off-screen; visible body
  • Unidentified Woman: Destroyed off-screen by the Bird Box monster, with visible feet
  • Charlie: While the Bird Box monsters were in control of him, “Fish Fingers” fatally stabbed him.
  • “Fish Fingers” – Killed by the Bird Box monster off-screen.
  • Olympia: While under the control of the Bird Box monsters, she committed suicide by jumping out of a window.
  • Cheryl: While under the ownership of the Bird Box monsters, she killed herself by stabbing herself in the neck with scissors.
  • Douglas: While under the control of the Bird Box monsters, Douglas was stabbed in the chest by Gary using scissors.
  • Gary – Shot by Tom with a shotgun.
  • Unidentified Person: Destroyed off-screen by the Bird Box monster; corpse visible
  • Unnamed Male Seer – Shot by Tom with a shotgun.
  • Unnamed Female Seer – Shot by Tom with a shotgun.
  • Unnamed Male Seer – Shot by Tom with a shotgun.
  • Unnamed Male Seer – Shot by Tom with a shotgun.
  • Unidentified Male Seer: Tom shot him while the Bird Box monster was in control.
  • Tom: Under the influence of the Bird Box monsters, he shot himself in the chin to end his life.

Deaths[]

  • 28 19 Male, 8 Female, 1 Victim of Unknown Gender in Total

Tom’s role is much larger in the movie than in the book.

did tom die in bird box

In Netflixs “Bird Box,” Tom is the last from the safe house to survive with Malorie and the kids, and they become a family for five years with Malorie and Olympias children. In the book, Tom dies at the hands of infected survivor Gary while Malorie is giving birth. Advertisement

FAQ

Who survives in Bird Box?

Their chances of survival were slim from the beginning, but since Sebastián is constantly sabotaging their gear and leading them into danger, the survivors are killed one by one. At the movie’s end, Sebastián only has Sofia and Claire (Georgina Campbell), an English woman who takes care of her.

What happens to Tom in bird box book?

Bird Box Movie Vs Bird Box Book Differences The most significant difference is probably Tom’s death. He dies before the children are born, and Malorie raises them alone rather than with Tom.

How did Greg die in Bird Box?

Greg dies by suicide after testing if they would be safe to look at the entities with a surveillance camera, and later Olympia lets in another man named Gary (Tom Hollander) into the house.

What is the twist in Bird Box?

While Anna is suspected to be alive at first, it’s later revealed that she is a figment of Sebastián’s imagination and died months earlier, after she was forced to look at the monster by a priest named Padre Esteban.