Top 100 Movies of 1996 - Rotten Tomatoes

Top 100 Movies of 1996

Best of Rotten Tomatoes

Best of Rotten Tomatoes

Movies with 40 or more critic reviews vie for their place in history at Rotten Tomatoes. Eligible movies are ranked based on their Adjusted Scores.

Year:

Sorted by Adjusted Score
Rank Tomatometer Title
1.  98% When We Were Kings (1996)
2.  96% Big Night (1996)
3.  96% Sling Blade (1996)
4.  96% Ghost in the Shell (1996)
5.  96% Supercop (1996)
6.  93% Fargo (1996)
7.  95% Hamlet (1996)
8.  94% Lone Star (1996)
9.  93% That Thing You Do! (1996)
10.  93% Star Trek: First Contact (1996)
11.  91% James and the Giant Peach (1996)
12.  90% Trainspotting (1996)
13.  91% Waiting for Guffman (1996)
14.  91% Shine (1996)
15.  90% Mother (1996)
16.  88% Bound (1996)
17.  88% Get on the Bus (1996)
18.  85% The English Patient (1996)
19.  87% The People Vs. Larry Flynt (1996)
20.  87% Chungking Express (1996)
21.  87% Swingers (1996)
22.  87% Flirting With Disaster (1996)
23.  87% Fly Away Home (1996)
24.  85% Bottle Rocket (1996)
25.  85% Breaking the Waves (1996)
26.  85% Courage Under Fire (1996)
27.  83% Jerry Maguire (1996)
28.  84% Marvin's Room (1996)
29.  84% Emma (1996)
30.  83% Cold Comfort Farm (1996)
31.  81% Eve's Bayou (1996)
32.  81% Looking for Richard (1996)
33.  79% Scream (1996)
34.  80% Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie (1996)
35.  79% The Birdcage (1996)
36.  79% Beautiful Girls (1996)
37.  79% Everyone Says I Love You (1996)
38.  77% Michael Collins (1996)
39.  75% Ransom (1996)
40.  75% Primal Fear (1996)
41.  73% Sleepers (1996)
42.  72% Romeo + Juliet (1996)
43.  72% Beavis and Butt-head Do America (1996)
44.  71% The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)
45.  70% Tin Cup (1996)
46.  69% The Long Kiss Goodnight (1996)
47.  68% The Crucible (1996)
48.  66% The Rock (1996)
49.  65% Independence Day (1996)
50.  66% A Time to Kill (1996)
51.  64% The Nutty Professor (1996)
52.  63% Mission: Impossible (1996)
53.  63% From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
54.  61% Happy Gilmore (1996)
55.  61% She's the One (1996)
56.  60% The Preacher's Wife (1996)
57.  59% 2 Days in the Valley (1996)
58.  59% Crash (1996)
59.  57% Twister (1996)
60.  55% The Craft (1996)
61.  53% Mars Attacks! (1996)
62.  53% The Cable Guy (1996)
63.  52% John Carpenter's Escape from L.A. (1996)
64.  51% Stealing Beauty (1996)
65.  51% The Ghost and the Darkness (1996)
66.  49% The First Wives Club (1996)
67.  48% My Fellow Americans (1996)
68.  45% The Portrait of a Lady (1996)
69.  43% Space Jam (1996)
70.  43% Multiplicity (1996)
71.  42% The Phantom (1996)
72.  35% Eraser (1996)
73.  26% Mary Reilly (1996)
74.  25% Daylight (1996)
75.  14% Four Rooms (1996)
76.  12% Striptease (1996)
77.  8% Spy Hard (1996)