The Best, Weirdest, and Craziest Streaming Foreign Movies and Shows: Hungarian Oscar Nominee, Singing Nuns & Sexy Japanese Desserts
Posted on Thursday, February 22nd, 2018 by Hoai-Tran Bui
(Welcome to Pop Culture Imports, a column that compiles the best foreign-language movies and TV shows streaming right now.)
When Netflix’s streaming service first launched, I remember the catalogue was filled to the brim with low-budget foreign flicks — Eurotrash B-movies or Bollywood knock-offs that you would usually watch when you’re browsing for something to fill a lazy Friday night. But times have changed and today, there are more quality foreign movies and TV series available. So many, that it’s almost impossible to keep up.
That’s where this column comes in. Looking for the latest juicy Korean drama? Want to see the latest romance that Bollywood has to offer? Curious about the acclaimed Hungarian film that garnered an Oscar nomination? Or are you just in the mood for some anime? It’s all here. While reading subtitles isn’t everyone’s cup of tea, these films and TV series will make you want to.
And don’t worry, there will be a fair share of Eurotrash B-movies and Bollywood knock-offs, too.