Top 100 Drama Movies - Rotten Tomatoes

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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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. 99% La Battaglia di Algeri (The Battle of Algiers) (1967)
11. 100% Rear Window (1954)
12. 98% Sunset Boulevard (1950)
13. 100% Rashômon (Rashomon) (In the Woods) (1951)
14. 96% 12 Years a Slave (2013)
15. 98% The Bicycle Thief (1949)
16. 100% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959)
17. 100% M (1931)
18. 96% Argo (2012)
19. 99% Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
20. 100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
21. 97% L'Armée des ombres (Army in the Shadows) (1969)
22. 100% Seven Samurai (Shichinin no Samurai) (1954)
23. 99% Selma (2015)
24. 98% The Night of the Hunter (1955)
25. 100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957)
26. 100% Rebecca (1940)
27. 100% The Conformist (1970)
28. 98% A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
29. 99% L.A. Confidential (1997)
30. 98% The Wrestler (2008)
31. 96% Touch of Evil (1958)
32. 100% The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
33. 98% The Hurt Locker (2009)
34. 100% The Last Picture Show (1971)
35. 100% Tokyo Story (Tôkyô monogatari) (1953)
36. 97% Vertigo (1958)
37. 97% The Godfather, Part II (1974)
38. 100% The Wages of Fear (1953)
39. 98% Taxi Driver (1976)
40. 98% All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
41. 98% Roman Holiday (1953)
42. 100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
43. 96% Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2 (2011)
44. 97% The Artist (2011)
45. 97% Jaws (1975)
46. 100% The Leopard (1963)
47. 98% Chinatown (1974)
48. 98% The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
49. 100% Battleship Potemkin (1925)
50. 100% Cool Hand Luke (1967)
51. 100% The Searchers (1956)
52. 98% On the Waterfront (1954)
53. 98% Brooklyn (2015)
54. 98% The Rules of the Game (1950)
55. 96% Spotlight (2015)
56. 98% Mr. Turner (2014)
57. 98% Before Midnight (2013)
58. 98% Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
59. 98% The Babadook (2014)
60. 97% Apocalypse Now (1979)
61. 96% The Red Shoes (1948)
62. 99% Short Term 12 (2013)
63. 98% To Be or Not to Be (1942)
64. 96% The Social Network (2010)
65. 98% Let the Right One In (2008)
66. 98% City Lights (1931)
67. 98% The Wild Bunch (1969)
68. 98% The French Connection (1971)
69. 98% Mud (2013)
70. 96% Double Indemnity (1944)
71. 97% Breathless (1961)
72. 98% Kumonosu Jô (Throne of Blood) (Macbeth) (1957)
73. 98% Badlands (1974)
74. 98% The Discreet Charm Of The Bourgeoisie (Le Charme Discret de la Bourgeoisie) (1972)
75. 98% Eyes Without a Face (1962)
76. 96% True Grit (2010)
77. 98% Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
78. 98% The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
79. 96% La Dolce Vita (1960)
80. 98% Mean Streets (1973)
81. 99% Gloria (2014)
82. 99% Leviathan (2014)
83. 98% Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes (Aguirre, the Wrath of God) (1972)
84. 100% The Sweet Hereafter (1997)
85. 98% The Conversation (1974)
86. 98% 8 1/2 (1963)
87. 96% Room (2015)
88. 98% Forbidden Planet (1956)
89. 99% A Separation (2011)
90. 97% The Queen (2006)
91. 98% Manhattan (1979)
92. 97% Raging Bull (1980)
93. 96% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
94. 97% Chicken Run (2000)
95. 100% Three Colors: Red (Trois couleurs: Rouge) (1994)
96. 96% Spartacus (1960)
97. 97% Two Days, One Night (2014)
98. 97% Spirited Away (2001)
99. 100% Before Sunrise (1995)
100. 98% The Hustler (1961)