Letterboxd's Top 250 International Films

Note:
The list excludes mini-series, documentary, animated and short films.


Rules:
2.500+ ratings
Non-English-Language Live Action Films


Countries:
(51) Japan
(41) France
(23) Italy
(14) Germany*
(12) Sweden
(11) Brazil • USSR^
(10) China"
(8) Korea
(7) India • Iran
(6) Mexico • Spain
(5) Taiwan
(4) Argentina • Denmark • Greece
(3) Czechoslovakia° • Hungary • Poland • Turkey
(2) Belgium • Canada • Philippines • Serbia
(1) Algeria • Colombia • Cuba • Lebanon • Norway • Romania


Decades:
2010's (26)
2000's (24)
1990's (31)
1980's (24)
1970's (36)
1960's (59)
1950's (36)
1940's (5)
1930's (4)
1920's (5)
Most popular years: 1957 • 1974 (8)


^ (9) Russia (1) Armenia (1) Belarussia
" (5) China (5) Hong Kong
° (2) Czechia (1) Slovakia
* (8) West Germany (4) Weimar Republic (2) Germany


Update on Fridays.


Other international lists:
Top 100 Serbian Films

Top Polish Films

Top 100 Turkish Films

  • Parasite

    1

  • Come and See

    2

  • Harakiri

    3

  • Seven Samurai

    4

  • The Human Condition III: A Soldier's Prayer

    5

  • A Dog's Will

    6

  • High and Low

    7

  • A Brighter Summer Day

    8

  • Yi Yi

    9

  • The Human Condition I: No Greater Love

    10

  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    11

  • Ikiru

    12

  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

    13

  • Central Station

    14

  • Stalker

    15

  • City of God

    16

  • Satantango

    17

  • Persona

    18

  • The Passion of Joan of Arc

    19

  • Ran

    20

  • La Haine

    21

  • In the Mood for Love

    22

  • Woman in the Dunes

    23

  • Andrei Rublev

    24

  • Tokyo Story

    25

  • The Handmaiden

    26

  • The Human Condition II: Road to Eternity

    27

  • Cinema Paradiso

    28

  • Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters

    29

  • Fanny and Alexander

    30

  • Autumn Sonata

    31

  • The World of Apu

    32

  • Le Trou

    33

  • Eternity and a Day

    34

  • Scenes from a Marriage

    35

  • Oldboy

    36

  • Once Upon a Time in the West

    37

  • Sansho the Bailiff

    38

  • The Cranes Are Flying

    39

  • Memories of Murder

    40

  • Ordet

    41

  • Pather Panchali

    42

  • Mirror

    43

  • The Ascent

    44

  • War and Peace

    45

  • The Battle of Algiers

    46

  • Nights of Cabiria

    47

  • Love Exposure

    48

  • The Seventh Seal

    49

  • The Given Word

    50

  • Late Spring

    51

  • Werckmeister Harmonies

    52

  • 8½

    53

  • I Am Cuba

    54

  • M

    55

  • Incendies

    56

  • Macario

    57

  • The 400 Blows

    58

  • Chungking Express

    59

  • Bicycle Thieves

    60

  • A Man Escaped

    61

  • Edvard Munch

    62

  • Army of Shadows

    63

  • Landscape in the Mist

    64

  • Wild Strawberries

    65

  • A Separation

    66

  • Mommy

    67

  • Three Colors: Red

    68

  • Underground

    69

  • Yojimbo

    70

  • The Sacrifice

    71

  • Napoleon

    72

  • Where Is My Friend's House?

    73

  • Children of Paradise

    74

  • The Wages of Fear

    75

  • La Dolce Vita

    76

  • Wings of Desire

    77

  • La Notte

    78

  • Life Is Beautiful

    79

  • Z

    80

  • The Second Mother

    81

  • Tampopo

    82

  • Funeral Parade of Roses

    83

  • The Young Girls of Rochefort

    84

  • The Best of Youth

    85

  • A Special Day

    86

  • Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce 1080 Bruxelles

    87

  • Red Beard

    88

  • An Elephant Sitting Still

    89

  • Rocco and His Brothers

    90

  • Still Walking

    91

  • They Don't Wear Black Tie

    92

  • The Young and the Damned

    93

  • Metropolis

    94

  • Nostalgia

    95

  • Raise the Red Lantern

    96

  • Aparajito

    97

  • Shoplifters

    98

  • Ugetsu

    99

  • An Autumn Afternoon

    100