Top 100 Best Foreign Films

 TitleCountryRating
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
35Toc Toc (2017)8.4
36Confession Of Murder (2017)8.4
37War And Peace (1966)8.3
38Perfect Strangers (2016)8.3
39Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter... And Spring (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
40U - July 22 (2018)8.3
41The Man Who Copied (2003)Flag Brazil8.3
42Oldboy (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
43Penguin Highway (2018)8.3
44Me And The Alien (2016)8.3
45The Intouchables (2011)Flag France8.3
46Land Of Mine (2015)8.2
47Confessions (2010)Flag Japan8.2
48A Separation (2011)Flag Iran8.2
49When Will You Return (2017)Flag Japan8.2
50Joint Security Area (2000)8.2
51Amélie (2001)Flag France8.2
52The Best Of Youth (2003)8.2
53Children Who Chase Lost Voices (2011)Flag Japan8.2
54Life Is Beautiful (1997)Flag Italy8.2
55The Passion Of Joan Of Arc (1928)Flag France8.2
56Crayon Shin-chan: The Adult Empire Strikes Back (2001)Flag Japan8.2
57Romantics Anonymous (2010)Flag France8.2
58A Silent Voice (2016)Flag Japan8.1
59The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (2006)Flag Japan8.1
60Roma (2018)8.1
61Delicatessen (1991)Flag France8.1
62The Beauty Inside (2015)8.1
63In The Fade (2017)8.1
64How To Steal A Dog (2014)8.1
65A Man Called Ove (2016)Flag Sweden8.1
66Like Water For Chocolate (1992)Flag Mexico8.1
67Happy Times (2014)8.1
68Farewell My Concubine (1993)Flag China8.0
69Chico And Rita (2010)Flag Spain8.0
70Tag (2015)8.0
71Nights Of Cabiria (1957)Flag Italy8.0
72The Bar (2017)8.0
73Yellow Earth (1984)Flag China8.0
74La Dolce Vita (1960)Flag Italy8.0
75Your Name. (2016)Flag Japan8.0
76Il Sorpasso (1962)8.0
77The Invisible Guest (2016)8.0
78Hara-Kiri: Death Of A Samurai (2011)8.0
79The Heiresses (2018)8.0
80The Secret World Of Arrietty (2010)Flag Japan8.0
81Rhapsody In August (1991)Flag Japan8.0
82How Most Things Work (2015)8.0
83Hula Girls (2006)8.0
84I'm A Cyborg, But That's OK (2006)Flag South Korea8.0
85Serial (Bad) Weddings (2014)8.0
86Tokyo Godfathers (2003)Flag Japan8.0
873-Iron (2004)Flag South Korea8.0
88Sarah's Key (2010)8.0
89Love Education (2017)7.9
90Diabolique (1955)Flag France7.9
91Look Who's Back (2015)7.9
92The Noble Family (2013)7.9
93Summer Wars (2009)Flag Japan7.9
94Pierrot Le Fou (1965)Flag France7.9
95And Breathe Normally (2018)7.9
96A Fantastic Woman (2017)7.9
97Don't Go Breaking My Heart (2011)7.9
98Welcome Back, Mr. McDonald (1997)Flag Japan7.9
99The Hunt (2012)Flag Denmark7.9
100Godzilla (1954)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.