Top 100 Drama 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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Sorted by Adjusted Score
Rank Tomatometer Title
1. 100% Citizen Kane (1941)
2. 100% All About Eve (1950)
3. 99% The Godfather (1972)
4. 99% Metropolis (1927)
5. 97% Casablanca (1942)
6. 97% Gravity (2013)
7. 100% Repulsion (1965)
8. 98% Boyhood (2014)
9. 100% The Maltese Falcon (1941)
10. 98% Sunset Boulevard (1950)
11. 100% Rear Window (1954)
12. 99% La Battaglia di Algeri (The Battle of Algiers) (1967)
13. 100% Rashômon (Rashomon) (In the Woods) (1951)
14. 98% The Bicycle Thief (1949)
15. 96% 12 Years a Slave (2013)
16. 100% M (1931)
17. 99% Selma (2015)
18. 100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
19. 96% Argo (2012)
20. 100% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959)
21. 97% L'Armée des ombres (Army in the Shadows) (1969)
22. 100% Seven Samurai (Shichinin no Samurai) (1954)
23. 100% On the Waterfront (1954)
24. 99% Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
25. 100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957)
26. 100% Rebecca (1940)
27. 99% Apocalypse Now (1979)
28. 98% Vertigo (1958)
29. 98% The Night of the Hunter (1955)
30. 98% A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
31. 100% The Conformist (1970)
32. 99% L.A. Confidential (1997)
33. 98% The Wrestler (2008)
34. 96% Touch of Evil (1958)
35. 98% The Hurt Locker (2009)
36. 100% The Last Picture Show (1971)
37. 100% The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
38. 97% The Godfather, Part II (1974)
39. 100% Tokyo Story (Tôkyô monogatari) (1953)
40. 100% The Wages of Fear (1953)
41. 98% Taxi Driver (1976)
42. 100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
43. 100% Battleship Potemkin (1925)
44. 98% Chinatown (1974)
45. 98% Roman Holiday (1953)
46. 96% Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2 (2011)
47. 97% Jaws (1975)
48. 97% The Artist (2011)
49. 100% The Leopard (1963)
50. 98% The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
51. 98% All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
52. 98% The Rules of the Game (1950)
53. 100% Cool Hand Luke (1967)
54. 100% The Searchers (1956)
55. 98% Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
56. 96% The Red Shoes (1948)
57. 98% Before Midnight (2013)
58. 98% Mr. Turner (2014)
59. 96% The Social Network (2010)
60. 99% Short Term 12 (2013)
61. 98% Let the Right One In (2008)
62. 98% The Babadook (2014)
63. 98% The Wild Bunch (1969)
64. 96% The Big Sleep (1946)
65. 96% Double Indemnity (1944)
66. 98% Mud (2013)
67. 98% The French Connection (1971)
68. 98% Raging Bull (1980)
69. 98% City Lights (1931)
70. 98% Kumonosu Jô (Throne of Blood) (Macbeth) (1957)
71. 98% Badlands (1974)
72. 97% Breathless (1961)
73. 98% The Discreet Charm Of The Bourgeoisie (Le Charme Discret de la Bourgeoisie) (1972)
74. 98% Mean Streets (1973)
75. 96% La Dolce Vita (1960)
76. 96% True Grit (2010)
77. 98% Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
78. 98% The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
79. 98% Eyes Without a Face (1962)
80. 98% The Conversation (1974)
81. 98% Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes (Aguirre, the Wrath of God) (1972)
82. 99% Gloria (2014)
83. 98% Forbidden Planet (1956)
84. 100% The Sweet Hereafter (1997)
85. 97% The Queen (2006)
86. 99% A Separation (2011)
87. 98% Manhattan (1979)
88. 98% 8 1/2 (1963)
89. 99% Leviathan (2014)
90. 96% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
91. 100% Three Colors: Red (Trois couleurs: Rouge) (1994)
92. 97% Chicken Run (2000)
93. 96% Spartacus (1960)
94. 97% Spirited Away (2001)
95. 100% Before Sunrise (1995)
96. 100% Three Colors: Blue (Trois Couleurs: Bleu) (1993)
97. 99% Wadjda (2013)
98. 98% The Hustler (1961)
99. 99% Starred Up (2014)
100. 96% Sideways (2004)