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
5Parasite (2019)9.0
6Wild Tales (2014)Flag Argentina8.9
7Run Lola Run (1998)Flag Germany8.9
8Elle (2016)Flag France8.9
9Grave Of The Fireflies (1988)Flag Japan8.8
10My Neighbour Totoro (1988)Flag Japan8.8
11Raise The Red Lantern (1991)Flag China8.8
12Two Days, One Night (2014)Flag Belgium8.8
13Go-Go Sisters (2018)8.8
14My Neighbours The Yamadas (1999)Flag Japan8.8
15Alphaville (1965)Flag France8.7
16Goodnight Mommy (2014)Flag Austria8.7
17Bad Genius (2017)8.7
18Linda Linda Linda (2005)Flag Japan8.7
19Leningrad Cowboys Go America (1989)8.6
208 1/2 (1963)Flag Italy8.5
21All About My Mother (1999)Flag Spain8.5
22The Skin I Live In (2011)Flag Spain8.5
23First Love (2019)8.5
24The Illusionist (2010)8.5
25Innocent Voices (2004)Flag Mexico8.5
26Open Your Eyes (1997)Flag Spain8.5
27Divorce Italian Style (1961)Flag Italy8.5
28Cinema Paradiso (1988)Flag Italy8.4
29Spirited Away (2001)Flag Japan8.4
30Force Majeure (2014)Flag Sweden8.4
31Kahaani (2012)8.4
32Death Of A Cyclist (1955)Flag Spain8.4
33Train To Busan (2016)8.4
34Persepolis (2007)Flag France8.4
35Wild Strawberries (1957)8.4
36Pan's Labyrinth (2006)Flag Spain8.4
37Welcome To The South (2010)Flag Italy8.4
38Downfall (2004)Flag Germany8.4
39The Perfect Crime (2004)8.4
40Toc Toc (2017)8.4
41Confession Of Murder (2017)8.4
42War And Peace (1966)8.3
43Perfect Strangers (2016)8.3
44Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! (1989)8.3
45Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter... And Spring (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
46U - July 22 (2018)8.3
47The Man Who Copied (2003)Flag Brazil8.3
48Oldboy (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
49Penguin Highway (2018)8.3
50Me And The Alien (2016)8.3
51Loro (2018)8.3
52Sunny (2011)8.3
53The Intouchables (2011)Flag France8.3
54Land Of Mine (2015)8.2
55Confessions (2010)Flag Japan8.2
56A Separation (2011)Flag Iran8.2
57When Will You Return (2017)Flag Japan8.2
58Joint Security Area (2000)8.2
59Amélie (2001)Flag France8.2
60The Best Of Youth (2003)8.2
61Children Who Chase Lost Voices (2011)Flag Japan8.2
62Life Is Beautiful (1997)Flag Italy8.2
63The Passion Of Joan Of Arc (1928)Flag France8.2
64Crayon Shin-chan: The Adult Empire Strikes Back (2001)Flag Japan8.2
65Romantics Anonymous (2010)Flag France8.2
66A Silent Voice (2016)Flag Japan8.1
67The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (2006)Flag Japan8.1
68Roma (2018)8.1
69Delicatessen (1991)Flag France8.1
70The Beauty Inside (2015)8.1
71In The Fade (2017)8.1
72How To Steal A Dog (2014)8.1
73A Man Called Ove (2016)Flag Sweden8.1
74Like Water For Chocolate (1992)Flag Mexico8.1
75The Guilty (2018)8.1
76Happy Times (2014)8.1
77Farewell My Concubine (1993)Flag China8.0
78Chico And Rita (2010)Flag Spain8.0
79Tag (2015)8.0
80Nights Of Cabiria (1957)Flag Italy8.0
81The Bar (2017)8.0
82Yellow Earth (1984)Flag China8.0
83La Dolce Vita (1960)Flag Italy8.0
84Your Name. (2016)Flag Japan8.0
85Il Sorpasso (1962)8.0
86The Invisible Guest (2016)8.0
87The Man From The Future (2011)8.0
88Hara-Kiri: Death Of A Samurai (2011)8.0
89The Heiresses (2018)8.0
90The Secret World Of Arrietty (2010)Flag Japan8.0
91Rhapsody In August (1991)Flag Japan8.0
92How Most Things Work (2015)8.0
93Hula Girls (2006)8.0
94I'm A Cyborg, But That's OK (2006)Flag South Korea8.0
95Serial (Bad) Weddings (2014)8.0
96Dying To Survive (2018)8.0
97Ip Man (2008)8.0
98I Lost My Body (2019)8.0
99Tokyo Godfathers (2003)Flag Japan8.0
1003-Iron (2004)Flag South Korea8.0

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.