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. 100% Repulsion (1965)
7. 97% Gravity (2013)
8. 99% Selma (2015)
9. 98% Boyhood (2014)
10. 100% Rear Window (1954)
11. 98% Sunset Boulevard (1950)
12. 99% La Battaglia di Algeri (The Battle of Algiers) (1967)
13. 100% The Maltese Falcon (1941)
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. 97% L'Armée des ombres (Army in the Shadows) (1969)
19. 100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
20. 96% 12 Years a Slave (2013)
21. 96% Argo (2012)
22. 100% Seven Samurai (Shichinin no Samurai) (1954)
23. 100% On the Waterfront (1954)
24. 100% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959)
25. 99% Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
26. 100% Rebecca (1940)
27. 98% Vertigo (1958)
28. 100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957)
29. 98% The Night of the Hunter (1955)
30. 99% Apocalypse Now (1979)
31. 98% A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
32. 99% L.A. Confidential (1997)
33. 98% The Wrestler (2008)
34. 100% The Conformist (1970)
35. 98% The Hurt Locker (2009)
36. 100% The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
37. 100% The Last Picture Show (1971)
38. 100% Tokyo Story (Tôkyô monogatari) (1953)
39. 98% Jaws (1975)
40. 100% The Wages of Fear (1953)
41. 100% Battleship Potemkin (1925)
42. 100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
43. 98% Chinatown (1974)
44. 100% The Leopard (1963)
45. 97% The Artist (2011)
46. 96% Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2 (2011)
47. 98% Taxi Driver (1976)
48. 98% The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
49. 98% Roman Holiday (1953)
50. 98% All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
51. 100% The Searchers (1956)
52. 98% The Rules of the Game (1950)
53. 100% Cool Hand Luke (1967)
54. 98% Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
55. 96% The Red Shoes (1948)
56. 98% Before Midnight (2013)
57. 96% The Social Network (2010)
58. 98% Let the Right One In (2008)
59. 99% Short Term 12 (2013)
60. 98% The Wild Bunch (1969)
61. 98% Mr. Turner (2014)
62. 96% The Big Sleep (1946)
63. 98% The French Connection (1971)
64. 98% Mud (2013)
65. 98% Raging Bull (1980)
66. 98% The Babadook (2014)
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. 97% Breathless (1961)
74. 98% Mean Streets (1973)
75. 96% True Grit (2010)
76. 98% The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
77. 98% Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
78. 98% Eyes Without a Face (1962)
79. 98% The Conversation (1974)
80. 99% Gloria (2014)
81. 98% Forbidden Planet (1956)
82. 100% The Sweet Hereafter (1997)
83. 98% Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes (Aguirre, the Wrath of God) (1972)
84. 98% 8 1/2 (1963)
85. 97% The Queen (2006)
86. 99% A Separation (2011)
87. 98% Manhattan (1979)
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. 96% Spartacus (1960)
92. 99% Leviathan (2014)
93. 97% Chicken Run (2000)
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)