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
6Elle (2016)Flag France8.9
7Grave Of The Fireflies (1988)Flag Japan8.8
8My Neighbour Totoro (1988)Flag Japan8.8
9Raise The Red Lantern (1991)Flag China8.8
10Two Days, One Night (2014)Flag Belgium8.8
11My Neighbours The Yamadas (1999)Flag Japan8.8
12Alphaville (1965)Flag France8.7
13Goodnight Mommy (2014)Flag Austria8.7
14Linda Linda Linda (2005)Flag Japan8.7
158 1/2 (1963)Flag Italy8.5
16All About My Mother (1999)Flag Spain8.5
17The Skin I Live In (2011)Flag Spain8.5
18Innocent Voices (2004)Flag Mexico8.5
19Open Your Eyes (1997)Flag Spain8.5
20Divorce Italian Style (1961)Flag Italy8.5
21Cinema Paradiso (1988)Flag Italy8.5
22Spirited Away (2001)Flag Japan8.4
23Force Majeure (2014)Flag Sweden8.4
24Death Of A Cyclist (1955)Flag Spain8.4
25Persepolis (2007)Flag France8.4
26Pan's Labyrinth (2006)Flag Spain8.4
27Welcome To The South (2010)Flag Italy8.4
28Downfall (2004)Flag Germany8.4
29Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter... And Spring (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
30The Man Who Copied (2003)Flag Brazil8.3
31Oldboy (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
32The Intouchables (2011)Flag France8.3
33Confessions (2010)Flag Japan8.2
34A Separation (2011)Flag Iran8.2
35Amélie (2001)Flag France8.2
36Children Who Chase Lost Voices (2011)Flag Japan8.2
37Life Is Beautiful (1997)Flag Italy8.2
38The Passion Of Joan Of Arc (1928)Flag France8.2
39Crayon Shin-chan: The Adult Empire Strikes Back (2001)Flag Japan8.2
40Romantics Anonymous (2010)Flag France8.2
41A Silent Voice (2016)Flag Japan8.1
42The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (2006)Flag Japan8.1
43Delicatessen (1991)Flag France8.1
44A Man Called Ove (2016)Flag Sweden8.1
45Like Water For Chocolate (1992)Flag Mexico8.1
46Farewell My Concubine (1993)Flag China8.0
47Chico And Rita (2010)Flag Spain8.0
48Nights Of Cabiria (1957)Flag Italy8.0
49Yellow Earth (1984)Flag China8.0
50La Dolce Vita (1960)Flag Italy8.0
51Your Name. (2016)Flag Japan8.0
52The Secret World Of Arrietty (2010)Flag Japan8.0
53Rhapsody In August (1991)Flag Japan8.0
54I'm A Cyborg, But That's OK (2006)Flag South Korea8.0
55Tokyo Godfathers (2003)Flag Japan8.0
563-Iron (2004)Flag South Korea8.0
57Diabolique (1955)Flag France7.9
58Summer Wars (2009)Flag Japan7.9
59Pierrot Le Fou (1965)Flag France7.9
60Welcome Back, Mr. McDonald (1997)Flag Japan7.9
61The Hunt (2012)Flag Denmark7.9
62Godzilla (1954)Flag Japan7.9
63Broken Embraces (2009)Flag Spain7.9
64Princess Mononoke (1997)Flag Japan7.9
65The Double Life Of Veronique (1991)Flag Poland7.9
66Chungking Express (1994)Flag Hong Kong7.9
67The Rickshaw Man (1958)Flag Japan7.9
68House Of Flying Daggers (2004)Flag China7.8
69Breathless (1960)Flag France7.8
70Like Father, Like Son (2013)Flag Japan7.8
71Balzac And The Little Chinese Seamstress (2002)Flag China7.8
72Vivre Sa Vie (1962)Flag France7.8
73Whisper Of The Heart (1995)Flag Japan7.8
74Tokyo Story (1953)Flag Japan7.8
75Three Colours: Red (1994)Flag France7.8
76Singham (2011)Flag India7.8
77Survival Family (2017)Flag Japan7.8
78Big Deal On Madonna Street (1958)Flag Italy7.8
79Anna (1967)Flag France7.8
80The Foreign Duck, The Native Duck And God In A Coin Locker (2007)Flag Japan7.8
81The Triplets Of Belleville (2003)Flag France7.8
82Seven Samurai (1954)Flag Japan7.7
83Nói The Albino (2003)Flag Iceland7.7
84Kiki's Delivery Service (1989)Flag Japan7.7
85Lu Over The Wall (2017)Flag Japan7.7
86Ernest & Celestine (2012)Flag France7.7
87In This Corner Of The World (2016)Flag Japan7.7
88Trollhunter (2010)Flag Norway7.7
89The Wind Rises (2013)Flag Japan7.7
90Eyes Without A Face (1960)Flag France7.7
91The Road Home (1999)Flag China7.7
92Ghost In The Shell (1995)Flag Japan7.7
93Main Street (1956)Flag Spain7.7
94Nausicaä Of The Valley Of The Wind (1984)Flag Japan7.7
95Wolf Children (2012)Flag Japan7.7
96Millennium Actress (2001)Flag Japan7.7
97It's Only The End Of The World (2016)Flag France7.7
98Howl's Moving Castle (2004)Flag Japan7.7
99Castle In The Sky (1986)Flag Japan7.7
100Son Of Saul (2015)Flag Hungary7.7

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.