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
20The Skin I Live In (2011)Flag Spain8.5
21[REC] (2007)8.5
228 1/2 (1963)Flag Italy8.5
23All About My Mother (1999)Flag Spain8.5
24Silenced (2011)8.5
25First Love (2019)8.5
26The Illusionist (2010)8.5
27Innocent Voices (2004)Flag Mexico8.5
28Open Your Eyes (1997)Flag Spain8.5
29Divorce Italian Style (1961)Flag Italy8.5
30Cinema Paradiso (1988)Flag Italy8.4
31Spirited Away (2001)Flag Japan8.4
32Force Majeure (2014)Flag Sweden8.4
33Kahaani (2012)8.4
34Death Of A Cyclist (1955)Flag Spain8.4
35Train To Busan (2016)8.4
36Persepolis (2007)Flag France8.4
37Wild Strawberries (1957)8.4
38Pan's Labyrinth (2006)Flag Spain8.4
39Welcome To The South (2010)Flag Italy8.4
40Downfall (2004)Flag Germany8.4
41The Perfect Crime (2004)8.4
42Toc Toc (2017)8.4
43Confession Of Murder (2017)8.4
44War And Peace (1966)8.3
45Perfect Strangers (2016)8.3
46Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! (1989)8.3
47Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter... And Spring (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
48U - July 22 (2018)8.3
49The Man Who Copied (2003)Flag Brazil8.3
50Oldboy (2003)Flag South Korea8.3
51Penguin Highway (2018)8.3
52Me And The Alien (2016)8.3
53Loro (2018)8.3
54Sunny (2011)8.3
55The Intouchables (2011)Flag France8.3
56Land Of Mine (2015)8.2
57Confessions (2010)Flag Japan8.2
58A Separation (2011)Flag Iran8.2
59When Will You Return (2017)Flag Japan8.2
60Joint Security Area (2000)8.2
61Amélie (2001)Flag France8.2
62The Best Of Youth (2003)8.2
63Children Who Chase Lost Voices (2011)Flag Japan8.2
64Life Is Beautiful (1997)Flag Italy8.2
65The Passion Of Joan Of Arc (1928)Flag France8.2
66Crayon Shin-chan: The Adult Empire Strikes Back (2001)Flag Japan8.2
67Romantics Anonymous (2010)Flag France8.2
68A Silent Voice (2016)Flag Japan8.1
69The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (2006)Flag Japan8.1
70Roma (2018)8.1
71Delicatessen (1991)Flag France8.1
72The Beauty Inside (2015)8.1
73In The Fade (2017)8.1
74How To Steal A Dog (2014)8.1
75A Man Called Ove (2016)Flag Sweden8.1
76Like Water For Chocolate (1992)Flag Mexico8.1
77The Guilty (2018)8.1
78Happy Times (2014)8.1
79Farewell My Concubine (1993)Flag China8.0
80Chico And Rita (2010)Flag Spain8.0
81Tag (2015)8.0
82Nights Of Cabiria (1957)Flag Italy8.0
83The Bar (2017)8.0
84Yellow Earth (1984)Flag China8.0
85La Dolce Vita (1960)Flag Italy8.0
86Your Name. (2016)Flag Japan8.0
87Il Sorpasso (1962)8.0
88The Invisible Guest (2016)8.0
89The Man From The Future (2011)8.0
90Hara-Kiri: Death Of A Samurai (2011)8.0
91The Heiresses (2018)8.0
92The Secret World Of Arrietty (2010)Flag Japan8.0
93Rhapsody In August (1991)Flag Japan8.0
94How Most Things Work (2015)8.0
95Hula Girls (2006)8.0
96I'm A Cyborg, But That's OK (2006)Flag South Korea8.0
97Serial (Bad) Weddings (2014)8.0
98Dying To Survive (2018)8.0
99Ip Man (2008)8.0
100I Lost My Body (2019)8.0

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.