8 apps for streaming foreign TV and movies

You prefer subtitles to big Hollywood titles, Japanese anime to American animation, and Gérard Depardieu to Gerard Butler. If you hunger for more international programming but don’t want to rely on pricey cable add-ons or out-of-the-way art-house theaters, then check out our software picks for streaming the best foreign cinema and TV.

1. Netflix (iOS/Android)

Video-streaming giant Netflix boasts an extensive catalog of foreign shows and movies. Netflix sections off its library by region, but with an easy-to-configure VPN like Hola (Android), you can check out programming that might not be available in the US.

Price: $7.99/month

Support: Chromecast and Airplay

2. Hulu Plus (iOS/Android)

What Hulu lacks in quantity, it more than makes up for in quality programming. Hulu Plus members ca watch foreign gems like “Metastasis,” the Spanish remake of “Breaking Bad.” Hulu does not advertise its foreign content as well as its English-language programming (save for Latino shows) but… [Read more]

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giveaway / August 1, 2014 / Software
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