If being cooped up at home all these months has made small talk and social interaction a terrifyingly foreign concept, take comfort in knowing this: the topic of Netflix can bond anyone, regardless of age, gender or social background. More than just another way to kill time, the streaming platform has become a way to travel, fall in love and live vicariously with its immense selection of movies and TV shows during this interminable pandemic.
Whether you want to be swept off your feet with impassioned romantic dramas or salivate over mouth-watering dishes in food documentaries, you’ll find everything you’re looking for right here. From gripping new thrillers to heartfelt anime, these are the best Japanese series and movies available with English subtitles on Netflix right now (note: regional restrictions may apply).
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