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