I just started using my Xbox Netflix subscription again so over the past 3-4 days I've streamed 3 different foreign films that I'd like to briefly share. Maybe it's my lame attempt to become more cultured and find some fantastic films that are outside of the Hollywood mainstream of big budget extravagance. Or maybe I just like reading movies instead of understanding what characters actually say. Either way, in these three films at least, it's clear the foreign films are particularly good at displaying (and playing with) raw human emotion. This is not to say that American films don't ever do this, but here it seemed different. Read more