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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. 100% Citizen Kane (1941) 66
2. 97% Casablanca (1943) 67
3. 100% The Godfather (1972) 81
4. 100% All About Eve (1950) 58
5. 99% Metropolis (1927) 116
6. 97% Gravity (2013) 304
7. 100% Repulsion (1965) 58
8. 98% Sunset Boulevard (1950) 58
9. 100% Rear Window (1954) 63
10. 99% La Battaglia di Algeri (The Battle of Algiers) (1967) 76
11. 100% The Maltese Falcon (1941) 46
12. 99% The Godfather, Part II (1974) 67
13. 100% Rashômon (Rashomon) (In the Woods) (1951) 48
14. 100% Seven Samurai (Shichinin no Samurai) (1954) 57
15. 98% Ladri di Biciclette (The Bicycle Thief) (Bicycle Thieves) (1949) 53
16. 97% L'Armée des ombres (Army in the Shadows) (1969) 73
17. 100% On the Waterfront (1954) 56
18. 100% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959) 52
19. 100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) 44
20. 97% 12 Years a Slave (2013) 262
21. 99% Lawrence of Arabia (1962) 70
22. 99% Apocalypse Now (1979) 76
23. 100% M (1931) 45
24. 98% Vertigo (1958) 58
25. 100% Rebecca (1940) 44
26. 99% L.A. Confidential (1997) 108
27. 98% The Wrestler (2008) 219
28. 98% The Night of the Hunter (1955) 57
29. 100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957) 45
30. 98% A Streetcar Named Desire (1951) 52
31. 100% The Grapes of Wrath (1940) 42
32. 98% The Red Shoes (1948) 48
33. 96% Argo (2012) 266
34. 100% The Wages of Fear (1953) 40
35. 98% Chinatown (1974) 62
36. 100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959) 42
37. 98% Jaws (1975) 65
38. 98% The Rules of the Game (1950) 44
39. 100% The Leopard (1963) 45
40. 100% Il conformista (The Conformist) (1970) 43
41. 98% Roman Holiday (1953) 50
42. 100% The Last Picture Show (1971) 46
43. 99% Boyhood (2014) 156
44. 100% Battleship Potemkin (1925) 44
45. 98% Taxi Driver (1976) 63
46. 100% Cool Hand Luke (1967) 46
47. 100% The Searchers (1956) 41
48. 98% The Artist (2011) 228
49. 95% Star Trek (2009) 298
50. 96% Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2 (2011) 283
51. 98% The Best Years of Our Lives (1946) 43
52. 98% Let the Right One In (2008) 175
53. 96% The Social Network (2010) 285
54. 98% Before Midnight (2013) 173
55. 98% City Lights (1931) 43
56. 98% The Wild Bunch (1969) 47
57. 96% Miracle on 34th Street (1947) 46
58. 98% Sweet Smell of Success (1957) 46
59. 99% Short Term 12 (2013) 146
60. 98% Raging Bull (1980) 59
61. 98% Mud (2013) 168
62. 96% Double Indemnity (1944) 52
63. 98% Badlands (1974) 50
64. 97% The Hurt Locker (2009) 225
65. 97% Breathless (À bout de souffle) (By a Tether) (1961) 58
66. 98% The French Connection (1971) 51
67. 98% The Discreet Charm Of The Bourgeoisie (Le Charme Discret de la Bourgeoisie) (1972) 46
68. 96% The Big Sleep (1946) 51
69. 98% Mean Streets (1973) 50
70. 98% Kumonosu Jô (Throne of Blood) (Macbeth) (1957) 42
71. 98% His Girl Friday (1940) 40
72. 96% True Grit (2010) 259
73. 98% The Manchurian Candidate (1962) 51
74. 98% The Conversation (1974) 46
75. 96% La Dolce Vita (1960) 57
76. 98% Eyes Without a Face (1962) 50
77. 98% Once Upon a Time in the West (1968) 53
78. 100% The Sweet Hereafter (1997) 54
79. 98% Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes (Aguirre, the Wrath of God) (1972) 42
80. 98% Forbidden Planet (1956) 42
81. 99% A Separation (2011) 149
82. 98% Manhattan (1979) 53
83. 97% The Queen (2006) 185
84. 98% All the President's Men (1976) 46
85. 98% Patton (1970) 41
86. 100% Three Colors: Red (Trois couleurs: Rouge) (1994) 47
87. 99% Gloria (2014) 106
88. 100% The Crying Game (1992) 46
89. 96% Pan's Labyrinth (2006) 208
90. 96% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) 235
91. 97% Schindler's List (1993) 78
92. 100% Before Sunrise (1995) 42
93. 96% Some Like It Hot (1959) 49
94. 98% The Hustler (1961) 40
95. 96% Spartacus (1960) 50
96. 96% Rebel Without a Cause (1955) 46
97. 99% Wadjda (2013) 101
98. 97% Chicken Run (2000) 153
99. 97% Spirited Away (2001) 168
100. 96% One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975) 55
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