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