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Through two families linked by friendship and tragedy, director Wang Xiaoshuai’s “So Long, My Son” offers a humanistic look at China in the wake of...
Netflix's second fully original Taiwanese series "Triad Princess" brings cheesiness galore, but retains a certain charm.
Based off a popular video game, horror film “Detention” is an important milestone in coming to terms with Taiwan’s authoritarian past.
Taiwanese director Chung Mong-hong's "A Sun" weaves an intricate and entertaining tale of family misfortune.
Slice-of-life Japanese movie “Neko Cafe” is a fur-gettable feline feature.
Netflix’s first standalone Taiwanese TV series aims high but falls short with muddled crime narrative.
Crime drama “The World Between Us” has won fans on both sides of the Taiwan Strait—and now streams for US audiences.
Lee Seung-gi and Suzy star in a K-drama, now streaming on Netflix, that entertains audiences and hints at Korea’s geopolitical status.
"Gook" director’s sophomore feature tells a poignant, female-centric story of family burdens.
Now on Netflix, Spain’s “Victim Number 8” is a conspiracy thriller with pro-tolerance undertones.