The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies Films

The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

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List of R-Rated world movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated world movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest R-Rated World cinema movie of all time is. This list of popular R-Rated world movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top R-Rated World cinema movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great R-Rated World cinema films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific R-Rated World cinema film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly and Let the Right One In are only the beginning of the movies on this list.

If you're trying to find out "What are the best R-Rated world movies?" and "What are the most famous R-Rated world movies?" then this list is the perfect resource for you.

Use this list if you're looking for some new world movies that are rated R. Between Netflix, Hulu and other services there are thousands of great world movies rated R, so get out there and start watching.

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What kind of directors have worked on R World cinema movies in the past? Clint Eastwood and Jackie Chan both have, as have other great directors.

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    Oldboy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Oldboy Choi Min-sik, Yoo Ji-tae, Oh Dal-su

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    Good is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Good Clint Eastwood, Viggo Mortensen, Mark Strong

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    For a Few Dollars More is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    For a Few Dollars More Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, Sergio Leone

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    Das Boot is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Das Boot Jürgen Prochnow, Herbert Grönemeyer, Uwe Ochsenknecht

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    The Professional is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    The Professional Natalie Portman, Gary Oldman, Jean Reno

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    Pan's Labyrinth is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Pan's Labyrinth Doug Jones, Ivana Baquero, Sergi López i Ayats

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    The Motorcycle Diaries is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    The Motorcycle Diaries Gael García Bernal, Mía Maestro, Nidia Bermejo

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    Letters from Iwo Jima is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Letters from Iwo Jima Ken Watanabe, Ryan Kelley, Kazunari Ninomiya

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    Once is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Glen Hansard, Markéta Irglová, Darren Healy

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    Swimming Pool is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Swimming Pool Charlotte Rampling, Charles Dance, Ludivine Sagnier

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    Downfall is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Downfall Alexandra Lara, Bruno Ganz, Thomas Kretschmann

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    All About My Mother is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    All About My Mother Penélope Cruz, Fernando Fernan Gomez, Antonia San Juan

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    Y Tu Mamá También is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Y Tu Mamá También Gael García Bernal, Diego Luna, Maribel Verdú

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    Caché is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Caché Juliette Binoche, Annie Girardot, Daniel Auteuil

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    Heavenly Creatures is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Heavenly Creatures Kate Winslet, Peter Jackson, Melanie Lynskey

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    Mad Max 2 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Mad Max 2 Mel Gibson, Bruce Spence, Vernon Wells

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    Nikita is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Nikita Jean Reno, Jeanne Moreau, Anne Parillaud

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    Volver is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Volver Penélope Cruz, Carmen Maura, Lola Dueñas

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    The Devil's Backbone is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    The Devil's Backbone Eduardo Noriega, Marisa Paredes, Federico Luppi

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    The Crime of Father Amaro is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    The Crime of Father Amaro Gael García Bernal, Ana Claudia Talancón, Pedro ...

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    Three Colors: Red is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Three Colors: Red Juliette Binoche, Julie Delpy, Irène Jacob

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    Biutiful is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Biutiful Javier Bardem, Sophie Evans, Dunia Montenegro

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    Daybreakers is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Daybreakers Willem Dafoe, Ethan Hawke, Sam Neill

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    13 Assassins is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    13 Assassins Tsuyoshi Ihara, Kōji Yakusho, Goro Inagaki

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    Monsoon Wedding is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Monsoon Wedding Naseeruddin Shah, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Mira Nair

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    Chocolate is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    JeeJa Yanin, Hiroshi Abe, Phongphat Wachirabanjong

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    Ran is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Ran Tatsuya Nakadai, Susumu Terajima, Jinpachi Nezu

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    El Mariachi is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Carlos Gallardo, Juan García, María Castillo

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    Cronos is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Ron Perlman, Guillermo del Toro, Claudio Brook

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    Paris, je t'aime is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Natalie Portman, Willem Dafoe, Nick Nolte

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    The Legend of Drunken Master is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    The Legend of Drunken Master Jackie Chan, Andy Lau, Anita Mui

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    Femme Fatale is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Femme Fatale Rebecca Romijn, Antonio Banderas, John Stamos

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    Stealing Beauty is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Rachel Weisz, Liv Tyler, Jeremy Irons

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    Italian for Beginners is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Jesper Christensen, Bent Mejding, Anders W. Berthelsen

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    REC is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    REC Manuela Velasco, Javier Botet, Ana Isabel Velásquez

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    Mad Max is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Mad Max Mel Gibson, Hugh Keays-Byrne, Steve Bisley

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    Gérard Depardieu, Carole Laure, Michel Serrault

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    Talk to Her is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Talk to Her Paz Vega, Geraldine Chaplin, Elena Anaya

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    The Baader Meinhof Complex is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    The Baader Meinhof Complex Alexandra Lara, Bruno Ganz, Nadja Uhl

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    Romper Stomper is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Romper Stomper Russell Crowe, Jacqueline McKenzie, Daniel Wyllie

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    The Castle is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    The Castle Eric Bana, Bud Tingwell, Stephen Curry

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    District 13 is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    District 13 Dany Verissimo, Cyril Raffaelli, David Belle

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    Europa is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Europa Max von Sydow, Lars von Trier, Udo Kier

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    Let the Right One In is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Let the Right One In Lina Leandersson, Tom Ljungman, Philip Hersh

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    Women on the Edge of a Nervous... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Antonio Banderas, Carmen Maura, Rossy de Palma

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    The Double Life of Véronique is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    The Double Life of Véronique Irène Jacob, Philippe Volter, Sandrine Dumas

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    The Adventures of Priscilla, Q... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert Hugo Weaving, Guy Pearce, Terence Stamp

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    That Obscure Object of Desire is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Carole Bouquet, Michel Piccoli, Fernando Rey

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    Ju-on: The Grudge is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Ju-on: The Grudge Itou Misaki, Megumi Okina, Takashi Matsuyama

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    Three... Extremes is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best R-Rated World Cinema Movies

    Three... Extremes Bai Ling, Lee Byung-hun, Miriam Yeung

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