Top 100 Classics Movies - Rotten Tomatoes

Top 100 Classics Movies

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.

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Rank Tomatometer Title
1.  100% Citizen Kane (1941)
2.  98% The Wizard of Oz (1939)
3.  99% The Third Man (1949)
4.  98% Casablanca (1942)
5.  98% It Happened One Night (1934)
6.  100% The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari) (1920)
7.  100% Modern Times (1936)
8.  100% All About Eve (1950)
9.  97% La Grande illusion (Grand Illusion) (1938)
10.  100% The Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
11.  98% Metropolis (1927)
12.  98% King Kong (1933)
13.  98% Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
14.  100% Singin' in the Rain (1952)
15.  100% Laura (1944)
16.  97% Nosferatu, a Symphony of Horror (Nosferatu, eine Symphonie des Grauens) (Nosferatu the Vampire) (1922)
17.  100% The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
18.  98% A Hard Day's Night (1964)
19.  100% The Philadelphia Story (1940)
20.  96% Psycho (1960)
21.  98% Sunset Boulevard (1950)
22.  99% North by Northwest (1959)
23.  100% Seven Samurai (Shichinin no Samurai) (1956)
24.  100% Rear Window (1954)
25.  100% Rebecca (1940)
26.  96% Touch of Evil (1958)
27.  100% All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
28.  98% Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
29.  98% A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
30.  96% Vertigo (1958)
31.  100% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959)
32.  100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
33.  100% Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)
34.  96% The 39 Steps (1935)
35.  100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957)
36.  99% Chinatown (1974)
37.  98% Dr. Strangelove Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
38.  100% Frankenstein (1931)
39.  97% The Big Sleep (1946)
40.  98% Repulsion (1965)
41.  98% The Lady Vanishes (1938)
42.  99% Rosemary's Baby (1968)
43.  98% Rashômon (1951)
44.  100% The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
45.  100% The Last Picture Show (1971)
46.  98% Roman Holiday (1953)
47.  98% On the Waterfront (1954)
48.  100% The Gold Rush (1925)
49.  100% Cool Hand Luke (1967)
50.  98% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
51.  92% Gone With the Wind (1939)
52.  100% Battleship Potemkin (1925)
53.  95% An American in Paris (1951)
54.  98% To Be or Not to Be (1942)
55.  100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
56.  98% City Lights (1931)
57.  98% His Girl Friday (1940)
58.  93% It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
59.  96% The Red Shoes (1948)
60.  100% Mary Poppins (1964)
61.  93% 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
62.  98% The African Queen (1951)
63.  100% Rio Bravo (1959)
64.  96% Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
65.  98% Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
66.  98% Notorious (1946)
67.  98% The Passion of Joan of Arc (La Passion de Jeanne d'Arc) (1928)
68.  98% The French Connection (1971)
69.  97% Some Like It Hot (1959)
70.  94% Freaks (1932)
71.  97% Don't Look Now (1973)
72.  97% Night of the Living Dead (1968)
73.  98% Badlands (1974)
74.  98% Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
75.  96% The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
76.  98% Throne of Blood (1957)
77.  98% The Searchers (1956)
78.  98% Forbidden Planet (1956)
79.  98% The Leopard (1963)
80.  98% The Birth of a Nation (1915)
81.  98% Kiss Me Deadly (1955)
82.  97% Goldfinger (1964)
83.  98% 101 Dalmatians (1961)
84.  95% The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
85.  94% The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
86.  95% Paths of Glory (1957)
87.  95% Der Blaue Engel (The Blue Angel) (1930)
88.  98% Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
89.  96% Peeping Tom (1960)
90.  98% A Fistful of Dollars (Per un Pugno di Dollari) (1964)
91.  96% Ran (1985)
92.  95% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
93.  94% The Apartment (1960)
94.  96% Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
95.  95% Spartacus (1960)
96.  92% Duck Soup (1933)
97.  98% The Young Girls of Rochefort (Les Demoiselles de Rochefort) (1968)
98.  96% Mean Streets (1973)
99.  94% One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
100.  93% Bringing Up Baby (1938)