Top 100 Best Foreign Films

1City Of God (2002)Flag Brazil9.7
2A Short Film About Love (1988)Flag Poland9.6
3The Handmaiden (2016)9.0
4Battle Royale (2000)Flag Japan9.0
5Wild Tales (2014)Flag Argentina8.9
6Run Lola Run (1998)Flag Germany8.9
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
12Go-Go Sisters (2018)8.8
13My Neighbours The Yamadas (1999)Flag Japan8.8
14Alphaville (1965)Flag France8.7
15Goodnight Mommy (2014)Flag Austria8.7
16Bad Genius (2017)8.7
17Linda Linda Linda (2005)Flag Japan8.7
18Leningrad Cowboys Go America (1989)8.6
198 1/2 (1963)Flag Italy8.5
20All About My Mother (1999)Flag Spain8.5
21The Skin I Live In (2011)Flag Spain8.5
22Innocent Voices (2004)Flag Mexico8.5
23Open Your Eyes (1997)Flag Spain8.5
24Divorce Italian Style (1961)Flag Italy8.5
25Cinema Paradiso (1988)Flag Italy8.4
26Spirited Away (2001)Flag Japan8.4
27Force Majeure (2014)Flag Sweden8.4
28Death Of A Cyclist (1955)Flag Spain8.4
29Train To Busan (2016)8.4
30Persepolis (2007)Flag France8.4
31Pan's Labyrinth (2006)Flag Spain8.4
32Welcome To The South (2010)Flag Italy8.4
33Downfall (2004)Flag Germany8.4
34Confession Of Murder (2017)8.4
35War And Peace (1966)8.3
36Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter... And Spring (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
37The Man Who Copied (2003)Flag Brazil8.3
38Oldboy (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
39Me And The Alien (2016)8.3
40The Intouchables (2011)Flag France8.3
41Confessions (2010)Flag Japan8.2
42A Separation (2011)Flag Iran8.2
43When Will You Return (2017)Flag Japan8.2
44Joint Security Area (2000)8.2
45Amélie (2001)Flag France8.2
46Children Who Chase Lost Voices (2011)Flag Japan8.2
47Life Is Beautiful (1997)Flag Italy8.2
48The Passion Of Joan Of Arc (1928)Flag France8.2
49Crayon Shin-chan: The Adult Empire Strikes Back (2001)Flag Japan8.2
50Romantics Anonymous (2010)Flag France8.2
51A Silent Voice (2016)Flag Japan8.1
52The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (2006)Flag Japan8.1
53Delicatessen (1991)Flag France8.1
54How To Steal A Dog (2014)8.1
55A Man Called Ove (2016)Flag Sweden8.1
56Like Water For Chocolate (1992)Flag Mexico8.1
57Farewell My Concubine (1993)Flag China8.0
58Chico And Rita (2010)Flag Spain8.0
59Tag (2015)8.0
60Nights Of Cabiria (1957)Flag Italy8.0
61The Bar (2017)8.0
62Yellow Earth (1984)Flag China8.0
63La Dolce Vita (1960)Flag Italy8.0
64Your Name. (2016)Flag Japan8.0
65Il Sorpasso (1962)8.0
66The Invisible Guest (2016)8.0
67The Secret World Of Arrietty (2010)Flag Japan8.0
68Rhapsody In August (1991)Flag Japan8.0
69How Most Things Work (2015)8.0
70I'm A Cyborg, But That's OK (2006)Flag South Korea8.0
71Tokyo Godfathers (2003)Flag Japan8.0
723-Iron (2004)Flag South Korea8.0
73Love Education (2017)7.9
74Diabolique (1955)Flag France7.9
75Look Who's Back (2015)7.9
76The Noble Family (2013)7.9
77Summer Wars (2009)Flag Japan7.9
78Pierrot Le Fou (1965)Flag France7.9
79A Fantastic Woman (2017)7.9
80Welcome Back, Mr. McDonald (1997)Flag Japan7.9
81The Hunt (2012)Flag Denmark7.9
82Godzilla (1954)Flag Japan7.9
83Broken Embraces (2009)Flag Spain7.9
84Princess Mononoke (1997)Flag Japan7.9
85The Double Life Of Veronique (1991)Flag Poland7.9
86Don't Go Breaking My Heart (2011)7.9
87Chungking Express (1994)Flag Hong Kong7.9
88Ran (1985)Flag Japan7.9
89The Rickshaw Man (1958)Flag Japan7.9
90Forgotten (2017)7.9
91Cold Fever (1995)7.9
92House Of Flying Daggers (2004)Flag China7.8
93Survival Family (2017)Flag Japan7.8
94Singham (2011)Flag India7.8
95Breathless (1960)Flag France7.8
96Like Father, Like Son (2013)Flag Japan7.8
97Balzac And The Little Chinese Seamstress (2002)Flag China7.8
98White God (2014)7.8
99Vivre Sa Vie (1962)Flag France7.8
100Whisper Of The Heart (1995)Flag Japan7.8

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.