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
23The Illusionist (2010)8.5
24Innocent Voices (2004)Flag Mexico8.5
25Open Your Eyes (1997)Flag Spain8.5
26Divorce Italian Style (1961)Flag Italy8.5
27Cinema Paradiso (1988)Flag Italy8.4
28Spirited Away (2001)Flag Japan8.4
29Force Majeure (2014)Flag Sweden8.4
30Kahaani (2012)8.4
31Death Of A Cyclist (1955)Flag Spain8.4
32Train To Busan (2016)8.4
33Persepolis (2007)Flag France8.4
34Pan's Labyrinth (2006)Flag Spain8.4
35Welcome To The South (2010)Flag Italy8.4
36Downfall (2004)Flag Germany8.4
37The Perfect Crime (2004)8.4
38Toc Toc (2017)8.4
39Confession Of Murder (2017)8.4
40War And Peace (1966)8.3
41Perfect Strangers (2016)8.3
42Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter... And Spring (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
43U - July 22 (2018)8.3
44The Man Who Copied (2003)Flag Brazil8.3
45Oldboy (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
46Penguin Highway (2018)8.3
47Me And The Alien (2016)8.3
48Loro (2018)8.3
49Sunny (2011)8.3
50The Intouchables (2011)Flag France8.3
51Land Of Mine (2015)8.2
52Confessions (2010)Flag Japan8.2
53A Separation (2011)Flag Iran8.2
54When Will You Return (2017)Flag Japan8.2
55Joint Security Area (2000)8.2
56Amélie (2001)Flag France8.2
57The Best Of Youth (2003)8.2
58Children Who Chase Lost Voices (2011)Flag Japan8.2
59Life Is Beautiful (1997)Flag Italy8.2
60The Passion Of Joan Of Arc (1928)Flag France8.2
61Crayon Shin-chan: The Adult Empire Strikes Back (2001)Flag Japan8.2
62Romantics Anonymous (2010)Flag France8.2
63A Silent Voice (2016)Flag Japan8.1
64The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (2006)Flag Japan8.1
65Roma (2018)8.1
66Delicatessen (1991)Flag France8.1
67The Beauty Inside (2015)8.1
68In The Fade (2017)8.1
69How To Steal A Dog (2014)8.1
70A Man Called Ove (2016)Flag Sweden8.1
71Like Water For Chocolate (1992)Flag Mexico8.1
72The Guilty (2018)8.1
73Happy Times (2014)8.1
74Farewell My Concubine (1993)Flag China8.0
75Chico And Rita (2010)Flag Spain8.0
76Tag (2015)8.0
77Nights Of Cabiria (1957)Flag Italy8.0
78The Bar (2017)8.0
79Yellow Earth (1984)Flag China8.0
80La Dolce Vita (1960)Flag Italy8.0
81Your Name. (2016)Flag Japan8.0
82Il Sorpasso (1962)8.0
83The Invisible Guest (2016)8.0
84The Man From The Future (2011)8.0
85Hara-Kiri: Death Of A Samurai (2011)8.0
86The Heiresses (2018)8.0
87The Secret World Of Arrietty (2010)Flag Japan8.0
88Rhapsody In August (1991)Flag Japan8.0
89How Most Things Work (2015)8.0
90Hula Girls (2006)8.0
91I'm A Cyborg, But That's OK (2006)Flag South Korea8.0
92Serial (Bad) Weddings (2014)8.0
93Dying To Survive (2018)8.0
94Ip Man (2008)8.0
95I Lost My Body (2019)8.0
96Tokyo Godfathers (2003)Flag Japan8.0
973-Iron (2004)Flag South Korea8.0
98Sarah's Key (2010)8.0
99Love Education (2017)7.9
100Diabolique (1955)Flag France7.9

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.