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
34The Perfect Crime (2004)8.4
35Confession Of Murder (2017)8.4
36War And Peace (1966)8.3
37Perfect Strangers (2016)8.3
38Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter... And Spring (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
39U - July 22 (2018)8.3
40The Man Who Copied (2003)Flag Brazil8.3
41Oldboy (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
42Penguin Highway (2018)8.3
43Me And The Alien (2016)8.3
44The Intouchables (2011)Flag France8.3
45Land Of Mine (2015)8.2
46Confessions (2010)Flag Japan8.2
47A Separation (2011)Flag Iran8.2
48When Will You Return (2017)Flag Japan8.2
49Joint Security Area (2000)8.2
50Amélie (2001)Flag France8.2
51The Best Of Youth (2003)8.2
52Children Who Chase Lost Voices (2011)Flag Japan8.2
53Life Is Beautiful (1997)Flag Italy8.2
54The Passion Of Joan Of Arc (1928)Flag France8.2
55Crayon Shin-chan: The Adult Empire Strikes Back (2001)Flag Japan8.2
56Romantics Anonymous (2010)Flag France8.2
57A Silent Voice (2016)Flag Japan8.1
58The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (2006)Flag Japan8.1
59Roma (2018)8.1
60Delicatessen (1991)Flag France8.1
61The Beauty Inside (2015)8.1
62How To Steal A Dog (2014)8.1
63A Man Called Ove (2016)Flag Sweden8.1
64Like Water For Chocolate (1992)Flag Mexico8.1
65Happy Times (2014)8.1
66Farewell My Concubine (1993)Flag China8.0
67Chico And Rita (2010)Flag Spain8.0
68Tag (2015)8.0
69Nights Of Cabiria (1957)Flag Italy8.0
70The Bar (2017)8.0
71Yellow Earth (1984)Flag China8.0
72La Dolce Vita (1960)Flag Italy8.0
73Your Name. (2016)Flag Japan8.0
74Il Sorpasso (1962)8.0
75The Invisible Guest (2016)8.0
76Hara-Kiri: Death Of A Samurai (2011)8.0
77The Heiresses (2018)8.0
78The Secret World Of Arrietty (2010)Flag Japan8.0
79Rhapsody In August (1991)Flag Japan8.0
80How Most Things Work (2015)8.0
81Hula Girls (2006)8.0
82I'm A Cyborg, But That's OK (2006)Flag South Korea8.0
83Serial (Bad) Weddings (2014)8.0
84Tokyo Godfathers (2003)Flag Japan8.0
853-Iron (2004)Flag South Korea8.0
86Sarah's Key (2010)8.0
87Love Education (2017)7.9
88Diabolique (1955)Flag France7.9
89Look Who's Back (2015)7.9
90The Noble Family (2013)7.9
91Summer Wars (2009)Flag Japan7.9
92Pierrot Le Fou (1965)Flag France7.9
93A Fantastic Woman (2017)7.9
94Don't Go Breaking My Heart (2011)7.9
95Welcome Back, Mr. McDonald (1997)Flag Japan7.9
96The Hunt (2012)Flag Denmark7.9
97Godzilla (1954)Flag Japan7.9
98Wadjda (2012)7.9
99Broken Embraces (2009)Flag Spain7.9
100Princess Mononoke (1997)Flag Japan7.9

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.