Top 100 Best Foreign Films

 TitleCountryRating
1City Of God (2002)Flag Brazil9.7
2A Short Film About Love (1988)Flag Poland9.6
3Battle Royale (2000)Flag Japan9.0
4Wild Tales (2014)Flag Argentina8.9
5Run Lola Run (1998)Flag Germany8.9
6The Handmaiden (2016)8.9
7Elle (2016)Flag France8.9
8Grave Of The Fireflies (1988)Flag Japan8.8
9My Neighbour Totoro (1988)Flag Japan8.8
10Raise The Red Lantern (1991)Flag China8.8
11Two Days, One Night (2014)Flag Belgium8.8
12My Neighbours The Yamadas (1999)Flag Japan8.8
13Alphaville (1965)Flag France8.7
14Goodnight Mommy (2014)Flag Austria8.7
15Linda Linda Linda (2005)Flag Japan8.7
16Leningrad Cowboys Go America (1989)8.6
178 1/2 (1963)Flag Italy8.5
18All About My Mother (1999)Flag Spain8.5
19The Skin I Live In (2011)Flag Spain8.5
20Innocent Voices (2004)Flag Mexico8.5
21Open Your Eyes (1997)Flag Spain8.5
22Divorce Italian Style (1961)Flag Italy8.5
23Cinema Paradiso (1988)Flag Italy8.5
24Spirited Away (2001)Flag Japan8.4
25Force Majeure (2014)Flag Sweden8.4
26Death Of A Cyclist (1955)Flag Spain8.4
27Persepolis (2007)Flag France8.4
28Pan's Labyrinth (2006)Flag Spain8.4
29Welcome To The South (2010)Flag Italy8.4
30Downfall (2004)Flag Germany8.4
31Confession Of Murder (2017)8.4
32Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter... And Spring (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
33The Man Who Copied (2003)Flag Brazil8.3
34Oldboy (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
35The Intouchables (2011)Flag France8.3
36Confessions (2010)Flag Japan8.2
37A Separation (2011)Flag Iran8.2
38When Will You Return (2017)Flag Japan8.2
39Amélie (2001)Flag France8.2
40Children Who Chase Lost Voices (2011)Flag Japan8.2
41Life Is Beautiful (1997)Flag Italy8.2
42The Passion Of Joan Of Arc (1928)Flag France8.2
43Crayon Shin-chan: The Adult Empire Strikes Back (2001)Flag Japan8.2
44Romantics Anonymous (2010)Flag France8.2
45A Silent Voice (2016)Flag Japan8.1
46The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (2006)Flag Japan8.1
47Delicatessen (1991)Flag France8.1
48A Man Called Ove (2016)Flag Sweden8.1
49Like Water For Chocolate (1992)Flag Mexico8.1
50Farewell My Concubine (1993)Flag China8.0
51Chico And Rita (2010)Flag Spain8.0
52Nights Of Cabiria (1957)Flag Italy8.0
53Yellow Earth (1984)Flag China8.0
54La Dolce Vita (1960)Flag Italy8.0
55Your Name. (2016)Flag Japan8.0
56Il Sorpasso (1962)8.0
57The Secret World Of Arrietty (2010)Flag Japan8.0
58Rhapsody In August (1991)Flag Japan8.0
59How Most Things Work (2015)8.0
60I'm A Cyborg, But That's OK (2006)Flag South Korea8.0
61Tokyo Godfathers (2003)Flag Japan8.0
623-Iron (2004)Flag South Korea8.0
63Diabolique (1955)Flag France7.9
64Summer Wars (2009)Flag Japan7.9
65Pierrot Le Fou (1965)Flag France7.9
66Welcome Back, Mr. McDonald (1997)Flag Japan7.9
67The Hunt (2012)Flag Denmark7.9
68Godzilla (1954)Flag Japan7.9
69Broken Embraces (2009)Flag Spain7.9
70Princess Mononoke (1997)Flag Japan7.9
71The Double Life Of Veronique (1991)Flag Poland7.9
72Chungking Express (1994)Flag Hong Kong7.9
73Ran (1985)Flag Japan7.9
74The Rickshaw Man (1958)Flag Japan7.9
75Cold Fever (1995)7.9
76House Of Flying Daggers (2004)Flag China7.8
77Breathless (1960)Flag France7.8
78Like Father, Like Son (2013)Flag Japan7.8
79Balzac And The Little Chinese Seamstress (2002)Flag China7.8
80Vivre Sa Vie (1962)Flag France7.8
81Whisper Of The Heart (1995)Flag Japan7.8
82Tokyo Story (1953)Flag Japan7.8
83Three Colours: Red (1994)Flag France7.8
84Singham (2011)Flag India7.8
85Survival Family (2017)Flag Japan7.8
86Tomorrow I Will Date With Yesterday's You (2016)Flag Japan7.8
87101 Reykjavík (2000)7.8
88Big Deal On Madonna Street (1958)Flag Italy7.8
89Anna (1967)Flag France7.8
90The Foreign Duck, The Native Duck And God In A Coin Locker (2007)Flag Japan7.8
91The Triplets Of Belleville (2003)Flag France7.8
92Seven Samurai (1954)Flag Japan7.7
93Nói The Albino (2003)Flag Iceland7.7
94Kiki's Delivery Service (1989)Flag Japan7.7
95Lu Over The Wall (2017)Flag Japan7.7
96Ernest & Celestine (2012)Flag France7.7
97In This Corner Of The World (2016)Flag Japan7.7
98Trollhunter (2010)Flag Norway7.7
99The Wave (2008)Flag Germany7.7
100The Wind Rises (2013)Flag Japan7.7

We’re only counting films that are not in the English language and originate from a non English-speaking majority country.

Documentaries and shorts are not included.