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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.
Streaming on Netflix, this Japanese food show contains a fascinating blend of gonzo journalism and Terrace House-esque calm.
Now streaming on Netflix, this submarine thriller reminds us France hasn't forgotten how to fire nukes and make entertaining movies.
Streaming now on Netflix, this K-drama dives into the details of Korean legislative politics—with mixed results.
Cinema Escapist reveals the best Malaysian movies streaming on Netflix, across genres like action, romance, drama, horror, and more.
Starring Ma Dong-seok, this action movie blends classic Korean crime archetypes into something new and entertaining, though not necessarily memorable.