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. 100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
19. 97% L'Armée des ombres (Army in the Shadows) (1969)
20. 96% 12 Years a Slave (2013)
21. 100% Seven Samurai (Shichinin no Samurai) (1954)
22. 100% On the Waterfront (1954)
23. 96% Argo (2012)
24. 100% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959)
25. 99% Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
26. 100% Rebecca (1940)
27. 100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957)
28. 98% Vertigo (1958)
29. 99% Apocalypse Now (1979)
30. 98% The Night of the Hunter (1955)
31. 98% A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
32. 98% The Artist (2011)
33. 99% L.A. Confidential (1997)
34. 98% The Wrestler (2008)
35. 100% The Conformist (1970)
36. 98% The Hurt Locker (2009)
37. 100% The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
38. 100% The Last Picture Show (1971)
39. 100% Tokyo Story (Tôkyô monogatari) (1953)
40. 98% Jaws (1975)
41. 100% The Wages of Fear (1953)
42. 100% Battleship Potemkin (1925)
43. 100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
44. 98% Chinatown (1974)
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% Roman Holiday (1953)
49. 98% Taxi Driver (1976)
50. 98% The Rules of the Game (1950)
51. 100% The Searchers (1956)
52. 98% All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
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. 98% Let the Right One In (2008)
58. 96% The Social Network (2010)
59. 98% The Wild Bunch (1969)
60. 99% Short Term 12 (2013)
61. 98% Mr. Turner (2014)
62. 96% The Big Sleep (1946)
63. 98% Raging Bull (1980)
64. 98% Mud (2013)
65. 98% The French Connection (1971)
66. 98% The Babadook (2014)
67. 96% Double Indemnity (1944)
68. 98% City Lights (1931)
69. 97% Breathless (1961)
70. 98% Badlands (1974)
71. 98% Kumonosu Jô (Throne of Blood) (Macbeth) (1957)
72. 98% The Discreet Charm Of The Bourgeoisie (Le Charme Discret de la Bourgeoisie) (1972)
73. 98% Mean Streets (1973)
74. 96% True Grit (2010)
75. 98% The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
76. 98% Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
77. 96% La Dolce Vita (1960)
78. 98% Eyes Without a Face (1962)
79. 98% The Conversation (1974)
80. 99% Gloria (2014)
81. 100% The Sweet Hereafter (1997)
82. 98% Forbidden Planet (1956)
83. 98% Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes (Aguirre, the Wrath of God) (1972)
84. 99% A Separation (2011)
85. 97% The Queen (2006)
86. 98% Manhattan (1979)
87. 96% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
88. 100% Three Colors: Red (Trois couleurs: Rouge) (1994)
89. 98% All the President's Men (1976)
90. 99% Leviathan (2014)
91. 97% Chicken Run (2000)
92. 98% 8 1/2 (1963)
93. 96% Spartacus (1960)
94. 97% Spirited Away (2001)
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)