Top 100 Classics Movies - Rotten Tomatoes

Top 100 Classics Movies

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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. 99% The Wizard of Oz (1939)
2. 100% The Third Man (1949)
3. 100% Citizen Kane (1941)
4. 100% Modern Times (1936)
5. 100% All About Eve (1950)
6. 100% Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari. (The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari) (1920)
7. 99% A Hard Day's Night (1964)
8. 99% Metropolis (1927)
9. 97% Nosferatu, a Symphony of Horror (Nosferatu, eine Symphonie des Grauens) (Nosferatu the Vampire) (1922)
10. 97% Casablanca (1942)
11. 98% It Happened One Night (1934)
12. 100% Singin' in the Rain (1952)
13. 100% Laura (1944)
14. 100% The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
15. 100% Repulsion (1965)
16. 98% Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
17. 100% North by Northwest (1959)
18. 98% King Kong (1933)
19. 100% Rear Window (1954)
20. 100% The Philadelphia Story (1940)
21. 98% Sunset Boulevard (1950)
22. 100% Rash˘mon (Rashomon) (In the Woods) (1951)
23. 100% The Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
24. 96% Psycho (1960)
25. 100% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959)
26. 99% Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
27. 100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
28. 100% Seven Samurai (Shichinin no Samurai) (1954)
29. 100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957)
30. 100% Rebecca (1940)
31. 94% Gone With the Wind (1939)
32. 100% Frankenstein (1931)
33. 98% A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
34. 99% Rosemary's Baby (1968)
35. 99% Dr. Strangelove Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
36. 98% The 39 Steps (1935)
37. 96% Touch of Evil (1958)
38. 100% The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
39. 98% The Lady Vanishes (1938)
40. 100% The Last Picture Show (1971)
41. 97% Vertigo (1958)
42. 98% All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
43. 98% Roman Holiday (1953)
44. 100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
45. 100% The Leopard (1963)
46. 98% Chinatown (1974)
47. 98% The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
48. 100% Battleship Potemkin (1925)
49. 100% Cool Hand Luke (1967)
50. 100% The Searchers (1956)
51. 98% On the Waterfront (1954)
52. 94% It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
53. 100% The Gold Rush (1925)
54. 98% Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
55. 96% The Red Shoes (1948)
56. 98% To Be or Not to Be (1942)
57. 96% Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
58. 95% An American in Paris (1951)
59. 98% City Lights (1931)
60. 100% Mary Poppins (1964)
61. 98% The French Connection (1971)
62. 96% The Big Sleep (1946)
63. 98% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
64. 98% Kumonosu J˘ (Throne of Blood) (Macbeth) (1957)
65. 98% Badlands (1974)
66. 98% Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
67. 98% The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
68. 98% Mean Streets (1973)
69. 96% 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
70. 94% Freaks (1932)
71. 95% Bringing Up Baby (1938)
72. 98% Forbidden Planet (1956)
73. 96% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
74. 98% 101 Dalmatians (1961)
75. 96% Fantasia (1940)
76. 96% Spartacus (1960)
77. 95% The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
78. 96% Some Like It Hot (1959)
79. 96% Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
80. 94% The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
81. 98% A Fistful of Dollars (Per un Pugno di Dollari) (1964)
82. 96% Peeping Tom (1960)
83. 96% The Birds (1963)
84. 98% Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
85. 96% Goldfinger (1964)
86. 96% Barry Lyndon (1975)
87. 94% Paths of Glory (1957)
88. 96% Dr. No (1962)
89. 95% One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
90. 94% The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
91. 96% Night of the Living Dead (1968)
92. 96% Don't Look Now (1973)
93. 93% Duck Soup (1933)
94. 96% From Russia With Love (1964)
95. 93% The Apartment (1960)
96. 95% To Catch a Thief (1955)
97. 95% Hero (2004)
98. 95% Patton (1970)
99. 95% Ran (1985)
100. 93% Deliverance (1972)