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Now That We've All Seen "Squid Game," What Are Some Other Non-English Shows People Should Watch?

*hums the "Green Light, Red Light" song as I look for a new show to watch*

By now, you've must have heard of Netflix's hit drama series Squid Game. It's one of the most streamed shows on the platform of ALL TIME and has been No. 1 on the trending bar for weeks.


One reason why it's so great that a show like this is all anyone can talk about is because it's in Korean! I love that a non-English show is everyone's current obsession.


It makes me wonder how many other foreign language shows have slipped through the cracks...

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Like Elite — a Spanish teen drama that somehow is better than Riverdale, Gossip Girl, AND Pretty Little Liars...combined!


Plot summary: "When three working-class teens enroll in an exclusive private school in Spain, the clash between them and the wealthy students leads to murder." 

Or Alice in Borderland — a Japanese sci-fi thriller that left me on the edge of my seat.

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Plot summary: "An aimless gamer and his two friends find themselves in a parallel Tokyo, where they're forced to compete in a series of sadistic games to survive." 

Or Mismatched — a Hindi romance that made me believe in a thing called love.


Plot summary: "After a disastrous setup by their families, two teens strike up a tentative friendship at their summer program — but deeper feelings aren't far behind."  

Now it's your turn! Tell us which foreign language show YOU think should be on everyone's radar — and why. Sound off in the comments below, and your answer could be featured in an upcoming BuzzFeed Community post and/or video!