50 Best Foreign TV Shows on Netflix Germany

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Last updated: 2019-08-18

In the era of streaming, viewing options have drastically changed by making available foreign-language TV shows that previously wouldn't have crossed borders, let alone language barriers. Netflix, on a mission to appeal to global audiences, boasts a huge collection of foreign shows that you may be overlooking. Here's the list of 50 best foreign TV shows on Netflix Germany right now for your perusal.

Dark


Dark 2017
IMDb:   8.8/10

Metacritic:   82/100

Genre:   Crime, Drama, Thriller

Available From:   2017-12-01

Year:   2017

Creator(s):   Baran bo Odar, Jantje Friese

A missing child sets four families on a frantic hunt for answers as they unearth a mind-bending mystery that spans three generations.

Actor(s):   Anatole Taubman, Andreas Pietschmann, Angela Winkler, Anne Ratte-Polle, Jordis Triebel, Karoline Eichhorn, Lisa Vicari, Louis Hofmann, Maja Schone, Mark Waschke, Michael Mendl, Oliver Masucci, Sebastian Rudolph, Stephan Kampwirth

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Le casa de papel


Le casa de papel 2017
IMDb:   8.6/10

Metacritic:   tbd

Genre:   Crime, Thriller

Available From:   2017-07-02

Year:   2018

Creator(s):   Alex Pina

Eight thieves take hostages and lock themselves in the Royal Mint of Spain as a criminal mastermind manipulates the police to carry out his plan.

Actor(s):   Alba Flores, alvaro Morte, Darko Peric, Enrique Arce, Esther Acebo, Itziar Ituno, Jaime Lorente, Kiti Manver, Maria Pedraza, Mario de la Rosa, Miguel Herran, Paco Tous, Pedro Alonso, Ursula Corbero

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3%


3% 2016
IMDb:   7.6/10

Metacritic:   62/100

Genre:   Sci-Fi, Thriller

Available From:   2016-11-25

Year:   2016

Creator(s):   Not Available

In a future where the elite inhabit an island paradise far from the crowded slums, you get one chance to join the 3% saved from squalor.

Actor(s):   Bianca Comparato, Celso Frateschi, Joao Miguel, Mel Fronckowiak, Michel Gomes, Rafael Lozano, Rodolfo Valente, Sergio Mamberti, Vaneza Oliveira, Viviane Porto, Zeze Motta

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Generation War


Generation War 2013
IMDb:   8.5/10

Metacritic:   57/100

Genre:   Action, Drama, War

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2013

Creator(s):   Philipp Kadelbach

Five young friends meet in Berlin in 1941, but it may be their last time together as the events of World War II tear them apart.

Actor(s):   Gotz Schubert, Henriette Richter-Röhl, Hildegard Schroedter, Katharina Schuttler, Ludwig Trepte, Miriam Stein, Tom Schilling, Volker Bruch

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How to Sell Drugs Online (Fast)


How to Sell Drugs Online (Fast) 2019
IMDb:   8.6/10

Metacritic:   tbd

Genre:   Comedy, Crime

Available From:   2019-05-31

Year:   2019

Creator(s):   Matthias Murmann, Philipp Kassbohrer

To win back his ex-girlfriend, a nerdy teen starts selling ecstasy online out of his bedroom and becomes one of Europe's biggest dealers.

Actor(s):   Bjarne Madel, Damian Hardung, Danilo Kamperidis, Lena Klenke, Leonie Wesselow, Luna Schaller, Maximilian Mundt, Roland Riebeling

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Kingdom


Kingdom 2019
IMDb:   8.6/10

Metacritic:   tbd

Genre:   Action, War

Available From:   2019-01-25

Year:   2019

Creator(s):   Kim Eun-hee, Kim Seong-hun, Shinsuke Sato, Tsutomu Kuroiwa, Yasuhisa Hara

While strange rumors about their ill king grip a kingdom, the crown prince becomes their only hope against a mysterious plague overtaking the land.

Actor(s):   Bae Doona, Heo Jun-ho, Jeon Seok-ho, Ju Ji-hoon, Jun Kaname, Jung Suk-won, Kanata Hongo, Kanna Hashimoto, Kento Yamazaki, Kim Hye-jun, Kim Jong-soo, Kim Sang-ho, Kim Sung-kyu, Ryu Seung-ryong

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Quicksand


Quicksand 2019
IMDb:   8.1/10

Metacritic:   tbd

Genre:   Crime, Drama

Available From:   2019-04-05

Year:   2019

Creator(s):   Not Available

After a tragedy at a school sends shock waves through a wealthy Stockholm suburb, a seemingly well-adjusted teen finds herself on trial for murder.

Actor(s):   Anna Bjork, Arvid Sand, David Dencik, Ella Rappich, Felix Sandman, Hanna Ardehn, Helena af Sandeberg, Maria Sundbom, Rebecka Hemse, Reuben Sallmander, William Spetz

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The Bridge


The Bridge 2018
IMDb:   8.7/10

Metacritic:   tbd

Genre:   Crime, Mystery, Thriller

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2018

Creator(s):   Hans Rosenfeldt

When a body is found on the bridge between Denmark and Sweden, a Danish inspector and a Swedish detective must work together to find the killer.

Actor(s):   Anette Lindback, Dag Malmberg, Daniel Adolfsson, Elliot Metzdorff, Emil Birk Hartmann, Kim Bodnia, Klas Karterud, Kristina Branden Whitaker, Lars Simonsen, Lotte Munk, Puk Scharbau, Rafael Pettersson, Said William Legue, Sarah Boberg, Sofia Helin

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Yakari


Yakari 2005
IMDb:   6.8/10

Metacritic:   57/100

Genre:   Animation, Family

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2005

Creator(s):   Not Available

This animated series follows a young Sioux named Yakari who is blessed with the special gift of being able to communicate with the animal kingdom.

Actor(s):   Annie Bovaird, Benjamin Nathan-Serio, Eleanor Noble, Marcel Jeannin

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46


46 2016
IMDb:   8.7/10

Metacritic:   tbd

Genre:   Crime, Drama

Available From:   2017-06-30

Year:   2016

Creator(s):   Serdar Akar

A genetics professor experiments with a treatment for his comatose sister that blends medical and shamanic cures, but unlocks a shocking side effect.

Actor(s):   Ayca Eren, Berkan Sal, Erdal Besikcioglu, Melis Birkan, Metin Belgin, Ozay Fecht, Saygin Soysal, Selin Uludogan, Suna Yildizoglu, Yasemin Allen

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