When Subtitling on Netflix Goes Awkward
Eight years ago Netflix was sued by the National Association of the Deaf as many of their content was not subtitled, and they pledged to have everything subtitled by 2014. It was a huge number of titles – old, on-going, new releases. To subtitle in such short period of time, especially when it comes to languages other than English, was already a challenge. No wonder that some of the subtitles are quite awkward and may make you laugh, ruining even a dramatic scene. Although we can assume that it’s not so funny for those impaired.
Here are some of the weirdest Netflix subtitles: