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 Italy8.4
24Spirited Away (2001)Flag Japan8.4
25Force Majeure (2014)Flag Sweden8.4
26Death Of A Cyclist (1955)Flag Spain8.4
27Train To Busan (2016)8.4
28Persepolis (2007)Flag France8.4
29Pan's Labyrinth (2006)Flag Spain8.4
30Welcome To The South (2010)Flag Italy8.4
31Downfall (2004)Flag Germany8.4
32Confession Of Murder (2017)8.4
33Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter... And Spring (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
34The Man Who Copied (2003)Flag Brazil8.3
35Oldboy (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
36The Intouchables (2011)Flag France8.3
37Confessions (2010)Flag Japan8.2
38A Separation (2011)Flag Iran8.2
39When Will You Return (2017)Flag Japan8.2
40Joint Security Area (2000)8.2
41Amélie (2001)Flag France8.2
42Children Who Chase Lost Voices (2011)Flag Japan8.2
43Life Is Beautiful (1997)Flag Italy8.2
44The Passion Of Joan Of Arc (1928)Flag France8.2
45Crayon Shin-chan: The Adult Empire Strikes Back (2001)Flag Japan8.2
46Romantics Anonymous (2010)Flag France8.2
47A Silent Voice (2016)Flag Japan8.1
48The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (2006)Flag Japan8.1
49Delicatessen (1991)Flag France8.1
50How To Steal A Dog (2014)8.1
51A Man Called Ove (2016)Flag Sweden8.1
52Like Water For Chocolate (1992)Flag Mexico8.1
53Farewell My Concubine (1993)Flag China8.0
54Chico And Rita (2010)Flag Spain8.0
55Nights Of Cabiria (1957)Flag Italy8.0
56The Bar (2017)8.0
57Yellow Earth (1984)Flag China8.0
58La Dolce Vita (1960)Flag Italy8.0
59Your Name. (2016)Flag Japan8.0
60Il Sorpasso (1962)8.0
61The Secret World Of Arrietty (2010)Flag Japan8.0
62Rhapsody In August (1991)Flag Japan8.0
63How Most Things Work (2015)8.0
64I'm A Cyborg, But That's OK (2006)Flag South Korea8.0
65Tokyo Godfathers (2003)Flag Japan8.0
663-Iron (2004)Flag South Korea8.0
67Diabolique (1955)Flag France7.9
68Look Who's Back (2015)7.9
69The Noble Family (2013)7.9
70Summer Wars (2009)Flag Japan7.9
71Pierrot Le Fou (1965)Flag France7.9
72Welcome Back, Mr. McDonald (1997)Flag Japan7.9
73The Hunt (2012)Flag Denmark7.9
74Godzilla (1954)Flag Japan7.9
75Broken Embraces (2009)Flag Spain7.9
76Princess Mononoke (1997)Flag Japan7.9
77The Double Life Of Veronique (1991)Flag Poland7.9
78Chungking Express (1994)Flag Hong Kong7.9
79Ran (1985)Flag Japan7.9
80The Rickshaw Man (1958)Flag Japan7.9
81Cold Fever (1995)7.9
82House Of Flying Daggers (2004)Flag China7.8
83Survival Family (2017)Flag Japan7.8
84Singham (2011)Flag India7.8
85Breathless (1960)Flag France7.8
86Like Father, Like Son (2013)Flag Japan7.8
87Balzac And The Little Chinese Seamstress (2002)Flag China7.8
88Vivre Sa Vie (1962)Flag France7.8
89Whisper Of The Heart (1995)Flag Japan7.8
90Wood Job! (2014)7.8
91Tokyo Story (1953)Flag Japan7.8
92Three Colours: Red (1994)Flag France7.8
93Tomorrow I Will Date With Yesterday's You (2016)Flag Japan7.8
94101 Reykjavík (2000)7.8
95Big Deal On Madonna Street (1958)Flag Italy7.8
96Anna (1967)Flag France7.8
97The Foreign Duck, The Native Duck And God In A Coin Locker (2007)Flag Japan7.8
98The Triplets Of Belleville (2003)Flag France7.8
99Seven Samurai (1954)Flag Japan7.7
100Nói The Albino (2003)Flag Iceland7.7

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.