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If the pandemic has taught us anything about television, it’s that some shows are better watched alone in your room. And why is that? They’re a lot sexier than they used to be. Now everyday shows are also erotic masterpieces that range across time periods, countries, and languages. Here are some classics if you’re new to the genre (or looking for something to revisit).