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
35Pan's Labyrinth (2006)Flag Spain8.4
36Welcome To The South (2010)Flag Italy8.4
37Downfall (2004)Flag Germany8.4
38The Perfect Crime (2004)8.4
39Toc Toc (2017)8.4
40Confession Of Murder (2017)8.4
41War And Peace (1966)8.3
42Perfect Strangers (2016)8.3
43Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter... And Spring (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
44U - July 22 (2018)8.3
45The Man Who Copied (2003)Flag Brazil8.3
46Oldboy (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
47Penguin Highway (2018)8.3
48Me And The Alien (2016)8.3
49Loro (2018)8.3
50Sunny (2011)8.3
51The Intouchables (2011)Flag France8.3
52Land Of Mine (2015)8.2
53Confessions (2010)Flag Japan8.2
54A Separation (2011)Flag Iran8.2
55When Will You Return (2017)Flag Japan8.2
56Joint Security Area (2000)8.2
57Amélie (2001)Flag France8.2
58The Best Of Youth (2003)8.2
59Children Who Chase Lost Voices (2011)Flag Japan8.2
60Life Is Beautiful (1997)Flag Italy8.2
61The Passion Of Joan Of Arc (1928)Flag France8.2
62Crayon Shin-chan: The Adult Empire Strikes Back (2001)Flag Japan8.2
63Romantics Anonymous (2010)Flag France8.2
64A Silent Voice (2016)Flag Japan8.1
65The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (2006)Flag Japan8.1
66Roma (2018)8.1
67Delicatessen (1991)Flag France8.1
68The Beauty Inside (2015)8.1
69In The Fade (2017)8.1
70How To Steal A Dog (2014)8.1
71A Man Called Ove (2016)Flag Sweden8.1
72Like Water For Chocolate (1992)Flag Mexico8.1
73The Guilty (2018)8.1
74Happy Times (2014)8.1
75Farewell My Concubine (1993)Flag China8.0
76Chico And Rita (2010)Flag Spain8.0
77Tag (2015)8.0
78Nights Of Cabiria (1957)Flag Italy8.0
79The Bar (2017)8.0
80Yellow Earth (1984)Flag China8.0
81La Dolce Vita (1960)Flag Italy8.0
82Your Name. (2016)Flag Japan8.0
83Il Sorpasso (1962)8.0
84The Invisible Guest (2016)8.0
85The Man From The Future (2011)8.0
86Hara-Kiri: Death Of A Samurai (2011)8.0
87The Heiresses (2018)8.0
88The Secret World Of Arrietty (2010)Flag Japan8.0
89Rhapsody In August (1991)Flag Japan8.0
90How Most Things Work (2015)8.0
91Hula Girls (2006)8.0
92I'm A Cyborg, But That's OK (2006)Flag South Korea8.0
93Serial (Bad) Weddings (2014)8.0
94Dying To Survive (2018)8.0
95Ip Man (2008)8.0
96I Lost My Body (2019)8.0
97Tokyo Godfathers (2003)Flag Japan8.0
983-Iron (2004)Flag South Korea8.0
99Sarah's Key (2010)8.0
100Love Education (2017)7.9

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.