The Best Asian Crime Thrillers to Chill for Summer

Best K-dramas of 2017; Best Asian Crime Thrillers
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It’s literally been too hot and humid to go outside this week, so we stayed cool with these crime thrillers every night. If “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,” “Dexter” or “Mindhunter” are your kind of thing, we’re sure you’ll find the best of the best Asian crime thrillers worth checking out.

1. ‘Secret Forest‘ (Stranger)

Where to watch: Netflix

An emotionless prosecutor teams up with a passionate officer to catch a serial killer. But the corruption they know is even more dangerous than the stranger they don’t.

2. ‘Voice 2

Voice 2 (OCN)

Where to watch: TBD

An expert voice profiler teams up with a stranger capable of understanding the mind of a criminal. When crime calls, they answer with a vengeance.

3. ‘Voice

Where to watch: Viki

A fallen detective and a voice profiler both search for a serial killer who took away their loved ones.

4. ‘Signal

Where to watch: Viki

Will past and present detectives working together concurrently be enough to capture the most elusive serial killer in South Korean history?

5. ‘Tunnel

Where to watch: Viki

A cop enters a tunnel chasing a killer and time-travels thirty years into the future. He’s in for quite a culture shock, if the killer doesn’t get him first.

6. ‘The Truth Beneath’

Where to watch: TBD

She is holding down the fort while her husband is running for office. A missing daughter might be tough to track down alone.

7. ‘Vampire Prosecutor’

Where to watch: TBD

A vampire moonlights as a prosecutor, solving cases based on the blood left behind by the victims.

8. ‘You Are All Surrounded

Where to watch: TBD

Three rookie detectives have no idea what they’re in for when they’re assigned to the crime squad division under a hot-blooded, off-the-wall chief detective.

9. ‘Crime Squad’

Where to watch: TBD

A police procedural and office drama filled with action and intriguing characters, Crime Squad reunites “Jumong” stars Song Il Kook and Song Ji Hyo.

10. ‘Ghost’

Where to watch: TBD

Who do you catch when all your enemies are faceless, and all your evidence disappears with the click of a button?

Which crime thriller would you like to chill with this summer? Leave your choice below!

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