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Genres

Foreign Language

1980-Present
Only overseas-produced features counted. Re-issues excluded.

Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1200, #1201-1300, #1301-1400, #1401-1500, #1501-1600, #1601-1700, #1701-1800, #1801-1900, #1901-2000, #2001-2100, #2101-2200, #2201-2300, #2301-2319
RankTitle (click to view)StudioEst. Tickets / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
(Taiwan)
SPC 22,707,800 2,027 123,000 16 12/8/00
2 Life Is Beautiful
(Italy)
Mira. 11,407,000 1,136 25,400 6 10/23/98
3 Hero
(China)
Mira. 8,649,000 2,175 2,899,200 2,031 8/27/04
4 La Cage aux Folles
(France)
MGM 8,137,200 - 7,500 5 3/30/79
5 Amelie
(France)
Mira. 5,785,300 303 24,100 3 11/2/01
6 Instructions Not Included LGF 5,599,500 978 1,000,800 348 8/30/13
7 Pan's Labyrinth
(Mexico)
PicH 5,470,100 1,143 86,800 17 12/29/06
8 Like Water for Chocolate
(Mexico)
Mira. 5,233,200 64 5,700 2 2/19/93
9 Il Postino
(Italy)
Mira. 4,948,800 430 21,900 10 6/16/95
10 Das Boot
(Germany)
Col. 3,837,400 2 9,200 2 2/10/82
11 Jet Li's Fearless
(China)
Rog. 3,760,900 1,810 1,616,800 1,806 9/22/06
12 Cinema Paradiso
(Italy)
Mira. 2,904,600 124 3,900 1 2/2/90
13 The Motorcycle Diaries
(Argentina)
Focus 2,696,100 272 25,700 3 9/24/04
14 Kung Fu Hustle
(China)
SPC 2,669,000 2,503 42,000 7 4/8/05
15 Iron Monkey
(Hong Kong)
Mira. 2,596,300 1,235 1,062,700 1,225 10/12/01
16 La Cage aux Folles 2
(France)
MGM 2,500,000 - n/a - 2/15/81
17 Monsoon Wedding
(India)
USA 2,390,000 254 11,800 2 2/22/02
18 Y Tu Mama Tambien
(Mexico)
IFC 2,382,000 286 70,200 40 3/15/02
19 Baahubali 2: The Conclusion GrtIndia 2,255,500 425 1,165,400 425 4/28/17
20 Fanny and Alexander
(Sweden)
Emb 2,153,400 - n/a - 6/17/83
21 My Life as a Dog
(Sweden)
Skou 2,134,300 1 3,000 1 5/1/87
22 Shall We Dance?
(Japan)
Mira. 2,069,500 - n/a - 7/11/97
23 Brotherhood of the Wolf
(France)
Uni. 1,938,100 405 81,800 21 1/11/02
24 Volver
(Spain)
SPC 1,905,200 689 30,200 5 11/3/06
25 The Protector (2006)
(Thailand)
W/DD 1,838,800 1,541 768,600 1,541 9/8/06
26 Spirited Away BV 1,831,700 714 77,400 26 9/20/02
27 Under the Same Moon Wein. 1,753,500 454 385,700 266 3/19/08
28 Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
(Spain)
OrionC 1,746,800 - n/a - 11/11/88
29 Eat Drink Man Woman
(Taiwan)
Gold. 1,745,100 217 37,200 14 8/3/94
30 House of Flying Daggers
(China)
SPC 1,741,000 1,189 64,000 15 12/3/04
31 The Wedding Banquet
(Taiwan)
Gold. 1,674,700 113 32,600 7 8/6/93
32 The Lives of Others
(Germany)
SPC 1,640,400 259 31,000 9 2/9/07
33 All About My Mother
(Spain)
SPC 1,553,700 145 9,900 4 11/5/99
34 Talk to Her
(Spain)
SPC 1,545,600 255 18,000 2 11/22/02
35 La Vie en Rose
(France)
PicH 1,495,900 178 26,100 8 6/8/07
36 Kagemusha
(Japan)
Fox 1,487,000 - n/a - 10/10/80
37 Run Lola Run
(Germany)
SPC 1,430,600 172 24,300 12 6/18/99
38 Dangal UTV 1,406,400 338 369,600 331 12/21/16
39 Cyrano de Bergerac
(France)
OrionC 1,375,900 - n/a - 11/16/90
40 No Manches Frida PNT 1,350,900 465 432,000 362 9/2/16
41 Indochine
(France)
SPC 1,350,200 - n/a - 12/23/92
42 Europa, Europa OrionC 1,343,300 34 7,500 2 6/28/91
43 Belle Epoque
(Spain)
SPC 1,296,200 - n/a - 2/25/94
44 The Intouchables (U.S.-only) Wein. 1,295,200 194 12,700 4 5/25/12
45 Padmaavat VPD 1,293,200 354 490,500 326 1/25/18
46 P.K. UTV 1,290,900 272 429,500 272 12/19/14
47 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo MBox 1,285,000 202 42,200 34 3/19/10
48 Jean de Florette
(France)
OrionC 1,263,700 - n/a - 6/26/87
49 Farewell My Concubine
(China)
Mira. 1,260,100 3 16,800 3 10/15/93
50 Kolya
(Czech)
Mira. 1,257,100 128 97,100 128 1/17/97
51 City of God
(Brazil)
Mira. 1,239,900 242 14,600 5 1/17/03
52 La Femme Nikita
(France)
Gold. 1,191,900 118 10,500 2 3/8/91
53 Entre Nous
(France)
MGM 1,183,000 - n/a - 1/25/84
54 The Closet (Le Placard)
(France)
Mira. 1,180,000 145 55,000 44 6/6/01
55 The Return of Martin Guerre
(France)
Eurp 1,176,000 - n/a - 6/3/83
56 Au Revoir, Les Enfants
(France)
OrionC 1,105,300 - n/a - 2/12/88
57 Central Station
(Brazil)
SPC 1,101,700 144 7,600 2 11/20/98
58 Un Gallo con Muchos Huevos LGF 1,097,200 616 415,100 395 9/4/15
59 Mediterraneo
(Italy)
Mira. 1,092,200 - n/a - 3/20/92
60 The Last Metro
(France)
MGM 1,081,800 - n/a - 2/13/81
61 Babette's Feast
(Denmark)
OrionC 1,070,300 - n/a - 3/4/88
62 Ran
(Japan)
OrionC 1,058,500 30 n/a - 9/27/85
63 Maria Full of Grace FL 1,051,500 127 22,400 7 7/16/04
64 A Very Long Engagement
(France)
WIP 1,027,700 219 16,400 4 11/26/04
65 Nowhere in Africa
(Germany)
Zeit. 1,024,900 78 3,700 2 3/7/03
66 Manon of the Spring
(France)
OrionC 1,007,800 - n/a - 11/5/87
67 The Orphanage
(Spain)
PicH 997,400 707 33,900 19 12/28/07
68 The Girl Who Played with Fire MBox 989,300 185 117,400 108 7/9/10
69 Dhoom 3 Yash 975,200 239 410,000 239 12/20/13
70 El Crimen del Padre Amaro
(Mexico)
IDP 973,500 137 86,900 43 11/15/02
71 Sarah's Key Wein. 970,700 319 14,600 5 7/22/11
72 Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down!
(Spain)
Mira. 966,300 82 15,400 2 5/4/90
73 Curse of the Golden Flower SPC 962,300 1,234 73,100 60 12/21/06
74 Antonia's Line
(Holland)
First 956,600 73 10,200 7 2/2/96
75 Amores Perros
(Mexico)
Lions 955,600 187 10,800 2 3/30/01
76 Bread and Tulips
(Italy)
First 937,000 84 5,800 1 7/27/01
77 Sanju FIP 895,700 359 290,300 356 6/29/18
78 A Separation SPC 893,600 282 7,600 3 12/30/11
79 Tell No One
(France)
MBox 860,100 112 23,600 8 7/2/08
80 Downfall
(Germany)
NM 859,400 174 2,800 1 2/18/05
81 Red (1994)
(France)
Mira. 856,900 - n/a - 12/1/94
82 Water FoxS 851,600 91 8,600 5 4/28/06
83 Amour SPC 847,700 333 8,500 3 12/19/12
84 3 Idiots Relbig. 840,100 156 216,200 119 12/23/09
85 The Grandmaster Wein. 839,700 804 16,900 7 8/23/13
86 Bad Education
(Spain)
SPC 820,500 106 23,700 3 11/19/04
87 The Secret in Their Eyes SPC 814,700 166 21,300 10 4/16/10
88 Coco Before Chanel
(France)
SPC 802,600 307 54,500 43 9/25/09
89 The Dinner Game
(France)
Lions 801,500 67 5,000 1 7/9/99
90 Mongol
(Russia)
PicH 794,700 253 18,800 5 6/6/08
91 Wings of Desire
(Germany)
OrionC 793,100 29 4,200 1 4/29/88
92 Cantinflas LGF 789,200 429 329,400 382 8/29/14
93 Camille Claudel
(France)
OrionC 789,100 34 22,500 9 12/21/89
94 Italian for Beginners Mira. 782,200 99 11,400 3 1/18/02
95 The Counterfeiters
(Austria)
SPC 764,400 170 12,200 8 2/22/08
96 Tous les Matins du Monde
(France)
Oct. 746,200 33 9,500 1 11/13/92
97 Sultan Yash 728,600 283 278,600 282 7/6/16
98 Mostly Martha ParC 715,900 143 7,000 2 8/16/02
100 The Night of the Shooting Stars
(Italy)
MGM 715,400 - n/a - 1/21/83
99 The Night of the Shooting Stars (Re-issue) Cohen 715,400 1 500 1 8/12/15
TOTAL (All Movies):353,728,300----
AVERAGE (All Movies):158,2004719,20026-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
75,469,100----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
3,972,1001,2451,328,7001,585-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1200, #1201-1300, #1301-1400, #1401-1500, #1501-1600, #1601-1700, #1701-1800, #1801-1900, #1901-2000, #2001-2100, #2101-2200, #2201-2300, #2301-2319


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Live in Maid
(Argentina)
FSC 7/18/07
Slaughterhouse Rulez Sony 2018
Cold War (2018) Amazon 12/21/18
Zero Yash 12/21/18
Swing Kids (2018) WGUSA 12/21/18
Transit MBox 2019
La Religieuse (2018 re-release) Rialto 1/4/19
Mojin: The Worm Valley WGUSA 1/4/19
Perfect Strangers PNT 1/11/19
The Heiresses Distrib. 1/16/19
The Invisibles Greenwich 1/25/19
No Manches Frida 2 PNT 3/15/19
Ash is Purest White Cohen 3/15/19
Girls of the Sun Cohen 4/12/19
My Son Cohen 5/10/19
The Third Wife FM 5/15/19
My Boyfriend's Meds PNT 8/30/19
Johanna
(Hungary)
Tar. TBD
Abel LGF TBD
When a Wolf Falls in Love with a Sheep N/A TBD
Jolly LLB FIP TBD
Happy New Year (2014) N/A TBD
Suite Francaise Wein. TBD
Theri (The Spark) N/A TBD
24 (2016) Eros TBD
The Girl with All the Gifts Saban TBD
Pitbull. Niebezpieczne kobiety N/A TBD
The Jungle Bunch N/A TBD
Botoks N/A TBD
Mersal N/A TBD
Listy do M. 3 N/A TBD
Kobiety Mafii N/A TBD
Raazi N/A TBD
Kaala N/A TBD
Kler N/A TBD
Planeta Singli 2 N/A TBD