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Top Spanish Films

Rank Title Year Director(s) Overall
Rank
1 The Good, the Bad and the Ugly1 2 1966 Sergio Leone 44
2 Pan's Labyrinth3 2006 Guillermo del Toro 146
3 All about My Mother4 1999 Pedro Almodóvar 257
4 The Spirit of the Beehive 1973 Víctor Erice 352
5 A Fistful of Dollars1 2 1964 Sergio Leone 383
6 The Bourne Ultimatum1 4 5 2007 Paul Greengrass 384
7 Breaking the Waves4 6 7 8 9 1996 Lars von Trier 418
8 For a Few Dollars More1 2 1965 Sergio Leone 468
9 28 Days Later…6 2002 Danny Boyle 553
10 Talk to Her 2002 Pedro Almodóvar 634
11 Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown 1988 Pedro Almodóvar 739
12 The Passenger2 4 1975 Michelangelo Antonioni 833
13 Chimes at Midnight10 1965 Orson Welles 858
14 The Others2 4 5 2001 Alejandro Amenábar 902
15 Blue Is the Warmest Color4 11 2013 Abdellatif Kechiche 935
16 Sexy Beast6 2000 Jonathan Glazer 941
17 The Devil's Backbone3 2001 Guillermo del Toro 945
18 The City of Lost Children1 4 5 11 1995 Marc Caro and Jean-Pierre Jeunet 990
19 The Orphanage 2007 J.A. Bayona 1131
20 Volver 2006 Pedro Almodóvar 1221
21 The Sea Inside2 4 2004 Alejandro Amenábar 1232
22 That Obscure Object of Desire4 1977 Luis Buñuel 1273
23 Metropolitan5 1990 Whit Stillman 1349
24 Conan the Barbarian3 5 1982 John Milius 1433
25 [Rec] 2007 Jaume Balagueró and Paco Plaza 1444
26 The Secret in Their Eyes12 2009 Juan José Campanella 1455
27 Open Your Eyes2 4 1997 Alejandro Amenábar 1466
28 Bad Education 2004 Pedro Almodóvar 1577
29 Django2 1966 Sergio Corbucci 1583
30 Midnight in Paris4 5 2011 Woody Allen 1599
31 Land without Bread 1933 Luis Buñuel 1602
32 Blade Runner 20495 6 13 2017 Denis Villeneuve 1647
33 Duck, You Sucker2 1971 Sergio Leone 1676
34 The Idiots2 4 7 8 1998 Lars von Trier 1677
35 Cría Cuervos 1976 Carlos Saura 1710
36 The Dream of Light 1992 Víctor Erice 1742
37 Law of Desire 1987 Pedro Almodóvar 1758
38 Nostalgia for the Light1 4 14 2010 Patricio Guzmán 2140
39 Land and Freedom1 2 4 6 1995 Ken Loach 2147
40 Not on Your Life2 1963 Luis García Berlanga 2210
41 Tristana2 4 1970 Luis Buñuel 2224
42 The Skin I Live In 2011 Pedro Almodóvar 2244
43 The Machinist4 5 6 2004 Brad Anderson 2332
44 La Ciénaga4 12 15 2001 Lucrecia Martel 2485
45 El Sur4 1983 Víctor Erice 2494
46 Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives1 4 6 7 16 2010 Apichatpong Weerasethakul 2577
47 The Lord of the Rings5 6 1978 Ralph Bakshi 2599
48 Wild Tales4 6 12 2014 Damián Szifrón 2706
49 It Happened in Broad Daylight1 10 1958 Ladislao Vajda 2708
50 The Lovers of the Arctic Circle4 1998 Julio Medem 2719
51 Vanilla Sky5 2001 Cameron Crowe 2767
52 28 Weeks Later6 2007 Juan Carlos Fresnadillo 2788
53 Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! 1989 Pedro Almodóvar 2803

1 Joint production with (West) Germany.
2 Joint production with Italy.
3 Joint production with Mexico.
4 Joint production with France.
5 Joint production with the United States.
6 Joint production with the United Kingdom.
7 Joint production with the Netherlands.
8 Joint production with Denmark and Sweden.
9 Joint production with Iceland and Norway.
10 Joint production with Switzerland.
11 Joint production with Belgium.
12 Joint production with Argentina.
13 Joint production with Canada and Hungary.
14 Joint production with Chile.
15 Joint production with Japan.
16 Joint production with Thailand.

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