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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 No. of Reviews
1. 99% The Wizard of Oz (1939) 101
2. 100% Citizen Kane (1941) 66
3. 97% Casablanca (1943) 67
4. 100% The Third Man (1949) 60
5. 100% All About Eve (1950) 58
6. 100% Modern Times (1936) 53
7. 99% Metropolis (1927) 116
8. 99% A Hard Day's Night (1964) 96
9. 100% Laura (1944) 58
10. 97% Nosferatu, a Symphony of Horror (Nosferatu, eine Symphonie des Grauens) (Nosferatu the Vampire) (1922) 61
11. 100% The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938) 44
12. 100% North by Northwest (1959) 62
13. 100% Singin' in the Rain (1952) 47
14. 100% Repulsion (1965) 58
15. 98% King Kong (1933) 54
16. 98% Sunset Boulevard (1950) 58
17. 100% Rear Window (1954) 63
18. 100% The Bride of Frankenstein (1935) 41
19. 98% It Happened One Night (1934) 43
20. 100% Rashômon (Rashomon) (In the Woods) (1951) 48
21. 100% Seven Samurai (Shichinin no Samurai) (1954) 57
22. 100% Dr. Strangelove Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964) 66
23. 100% On the Waterfront (1954) 56
24. 100% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959) 52
25. 96% Psycho (1960) 82
26. 98% Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) 41
27. 100% The Philadelphia Story (1940) 49
28. 100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) 44
29. 99% Lawrence of Arabia (1962) 70
30. 95% Gone With the Wind (1939) 73
31. 98% Vertigo (1958) 58
32. 97% The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966) 67
33. 100% Rebecca (1940) 44
34. 100% Frankenstein (1931) 42
35. 100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957) 45
36. 98% A Streetcar Named Desire (1951) 52
37. 100% The Grapes of Wrath (1940) 42
38. 98% The Red Shoes (1948) 48
39. 98% The 39 Steps (1935) 41
40. 98% Chinatown (1974) 62
41. 100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959) 42
42. 100% The Leopard (1963) 45
43. 98% Roman Holiday (1953) 50
44. 100% The Last Picture Show (1971) 46
45. 100% Battleship Potemkin (1925) 44
46. 100% Cool Hand Luke (1967) 46
47. 100% The Searchers (1956) 41
48. 100% The Gold Rush (1925) 42
49. 98% Rosemary's Baby (1968) 65
50. 96% An American in Paris (1951) 56
51. 98% The Best Years of Our Lives (1946) 43
52. 100% Mary Poppins (1964) 43
53. 98% City Lights (1931) 43
54. 94% It's a Wonderful Life (1946) 66
55. 96% Miracle on 34th Street (1947) 46
56. 98% Sweet Smell of Success (1957) 46
57. 95% Touch of Evil (1958) 63
58. 98% Badlands (1974) 50
59. 98% The French Connection (1971) 51
60. 96% The Big Sleep (1946) 51
61. 98% Mean Streets (1973) 50
62. 98% Kumonosu Jô (Throne of Blood) (Macbeth) (1957) 42
63. 98% His Girl Friday (1940) 40
64. 98% The Manchurian Candidate (1962) 51
65. 96% Fantasia (1940) 50
66. 98% Forbidden Planet (1956) 42
67. 98% All the President's Men (1976) 46
68. 98% Patton (1970) 41
69. 95% Bringing Up Baby (1938) 41
70. 98% Dr. No (1962) 47
71. 98% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956) 41
72. 96% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) 235
73. 96% Some Like It Hot (1959) 49
74. 96% Spartacus (1960) 50
75. 98% A Fistful of Dollars (Per un Pugno di Dollari) (1964) 43
76. 96% Rebel Without a Cause (1955) 46
77. 96% One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975) 55
78. 98% Lolita (1962) 40
79. 94% The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) 53
80. 98% Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927) 48
81. 96% Goldfinger (1964) 55
82. 96% The Birds (1963) 48
83. 95% 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) 63
84. 94% The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) 254
85. 96% Night of the Living Dead (1968) 52
86. 96% From Russia With Love (1964) 49
87. 96% Don't Look Now (1973) 45
88. 94% Paths of Glory (1957) 51
89. 94% The Seventh Seal (Det Sjunde inseglet) (1957) 51
90. 94% The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) 50
91. 94% Deliverance (1972) 52
92. 95% Ran (1985) 65
93. 95% Hero (2004) 200
94. 93% The Apartment (1960) 57
95. 95% Peeping Tom (1960) 43
96. 88% Titanic (1997) 178
97. 93% Freaks (1932) 45
98. 94% Young Frankenstein (1974) 51
99. 94% Barry Lyndon (1975) 52
100. 95% Enter the Dragon (1973) 44
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