Highest Rated Foreign-Language Films

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PlotFilmCountry/Year of Release
A bounty hunting scam joins two men in an uneasy alliance against a third in a race to find a fortune in gold buried in a remote cemetery.Italy, 1966
A poor village under attack by bandits recruits seven unemployed samurai to help them defend themselves.Japan, 1954
Two boys growing up in a violent neighborhood of Rio De Janeiro take different paths: one becomes a photographer, the other a drug dealer.Brazil, 2002
A mysterious stranger with a harmonica joins forces with a desperade to protect a beautiful widow.Italy, 1968
An innocent and naive girl with her own sense of justice decides to help those around her, and along the way discovers love.France, 2001
A sullen 10-year-old girl moving to the suburbs with her family wanders into a world ruled by gods, witches, and monsters.Japan, 2001
In 1984 East Berlin, an agent of the secret police, conducting surveillance on a writer and his lover, finds himself becoming increasingly absorbed by their lives.Germany, 2006
When the police are unable to catch a child-murderer, other criminals join in the manhunt.Germany, 1931
The claustrophobic world of a WWII German U-boat; boredom, filth, and sheer terror.West Germany, 1981
The stepdaughter of a sadistic army officer escapes into an eerie but captivating fantasy world.Spain/Mexico/USA, 2006
A romances a woman with his incredibly annoying antics - uh, that is, his 'sense of humor,' - then uses the same quality to protect his son in a Nazi death camp.Italy, 1997
Traudl Junge, the final secretary for Adolf Hitler, tells of the Nazi dictator's final days in his Berlin bunker at the end of WWII.Germany, 2006
A crime and its aftermath are recalled from differing points of view.Japan, 1950
A filmmaker recalls his childhood, when he fell in love with the movies at his village's theater.Italy, 1988
After a destitute man loses his only source of transportation when he is robbed, he and his son go looking for the culprit.Italy, 1948
Released after imprisoned for 15 years of imprisonment, Oh Dae-Su learns that he must find his captor in 5 days.South Korea, 2003
A man seeks answers about existential questions when he plays chess against the Grim Reaper.Sweden, 1957
A man afflicted by a curse finds himself in the middle of a war between a forest and a mining colony.Japan, 1997
Two bounty hunters with completely different intentions team up to track down a Western outlaw.Italy, 1965
PlotFilmCountry/Year of Release
A crafty ronin comes to a town divided by two criminal gangs, and plays them against each other.Japan, 1961
An elderly lord abdicates to this three sons, and the two corrupt ones turn against him.Japan, 1985
An aging professor is forced to confront the emptiness of his life while on his way to receive an award.Sweden, 1957
A car accident connects three stories, each involving characters who are dealing with the negative aspects of love.Mexico, 2000
A harried movie director, trying to relax after his last big hit, retreats into his memories and fantasies, and all the women he has loved and left.Italy, 1963
In a decrepit South African village, men are hired to transport a nitroglycerine shipment without safety equipment.France, 1953
The wife and mistress of a cruel headmaster conspire to kill him.France, 1955
A prostitute wanders the streets of Rome looking for true love but finding only heartbreak.Italy, 1957
The story of the Battle of Iwo Jima as told from the perspective of the Japanese.USA (Japanese language), 2006
A 12-year-old boy who struggles with bullies finds love with a girl who turns out to be a vampire.Sweden, 2008
The true story of an editor who suffers a stroke which leaves him paralyzed, except for his left eye.France, 2007
A carefree girl is sold to a traveling entertainer.Italy, 1954
Two warriors in pursuit of a stolen sword and a notorious fugitive are led to the impetuous teenage daughter of a nobleman.Taiwan, 2000)
A film commissioned by the Algerian government, document the Algerian revolution from the perspectives of the French and the Algerians.Italy/Algeria, 1966
When two girls move to the country to be near their ailing mother, they have adventures with the forest spirits who live nearby.Japan, 1988
A young Parisian boy, neglected by his derelict parents, delves into a life of petty crime.France, 1959
A story between a mole in the police department and an undercover cop.Hong Kong/China, 2001
An unconfident young woman is cursed by a witch with an old body, and to break the spell she must rely on an insecure young wizard.Japan, 2004

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