Top 100 Musical & Performing Arts 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. 99% The Wizard of Oz (1939)
2. 99% A Hard Day's Night (1964)
3. 100% Singin' in the Rain (1952)
4. 100% Pinocchio (1940)
5. 96% The Red Shoes (1948)
6. 100% Mary Poppins (1964)
7. 95% An American in Paris (1951)
8. 96% Fantasia (1940)
9. 99% 20 Feet From Stardom (2013)
10. 96% Some Like It Hot (1959)
11. 95% Amadeus (1984)
12. 98% Anvil! The Story of Anvil (2009)
13. 97% Once (2007)
14. 94% West Side Story (1961)
15. 100% Waste Land (2010)
16. 100% Afghan Star (2009)
17. 97% We Are the Best! (2014)
18. 100% Sound City (2013)
19. 96% Yellow Submarine (1968)
20. 100% Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone (2011)
21. 99% Rivers and Tides: Andy Goldsworthy Working With Time (2002)
22. 99% Bill Cunningham New York (2011)
23. 95% My Fair Lady (1964)
24. 96% What's Love Got To Do With It? (1993)
25. 98% Beware Of Mr. Baker (2012)
26. 98% Les Parapluies de Cherbourg (The Umbrellas of Cherbourg) (2004)
27. 95% Wordplay (2006)
28. 96% Exit Through The Gift Shop (2010)
29. 98% The Last Waltz (2002)
30. 96% Born Into Brothels (2004)
31. 94% Aladdin (1992)
32. 96% Muscle Shoals (2013)
33. 95% Marley (2012)
34. 94% Searching for Sugar Man (2012)
35. 91% Hairspray (2007)
36. 93% Nashville (1975)
37. 96% Festival Express (2003)
38. 95% 20,000 Days on Earth (2014)
39. 95% Crumb (1995)
40. 95% The Full Monty (1997)
41. 95% Pina (2011)
42. 92% The Little Mermaid (1989)
43. 91% Crazy Heart (2009)
44. 95% Les Plages d'Agnès (The Beaches of Agnes) (2008)
45. 95% 49 Up (2006)
46. 95% Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001)
47. 94% Lost in La Mancha (2003)
48. 93% Beauty and the Beast (2012)
49. 94% My Kid Could Paint That (2007)
50. 95% End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones (2004)
51. 90% Tangled (2010)
52. 95% Marina Abramovic: The Artist Is Present (2012)
53. 92% Dave Chappelle's Block Party (2006)
54. 95% Los Angeles Plays Itself (2003)
55. 91% The Sapphires (2013)
56. 93% U2 3D (2007)
57. 94% A Band Called Death (2013)
58. 93% My Architect (2004)
59. 92% Hedwig and the Angry Inch (2001)
60. 92% Every Little Step (2009)
61. 90% Little Shop of Horrors (1986)
62. 90% Saturday Night Fever (1977)
63. 92% Standing in the Shadows of Motown (2002)
64. 93% Scratch (2002)
65. 86% Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)
66. 89% The Muppet Movie (1979)
67. 86% Chicago (2002)
68. 85% The Sound of Music (1965)
69. 90% Neil Young: Heart of Gold (2006)
70. 90% The Lion King (2011)
71. 91% Mistaken for Strangers (2014)
72. 91% Buena Vista Social Club (1999)
73. 89% Topsy-Turvy (1999)
74. 91% The Wrecking Crew (2015)
75. 91% Ballets Russes (2005)
76. 89% The Devil and Daniel Johnston (2006)
77. 90% Shine (1996)
78. 91% Caesar Must Die (2013)
79. 89% Metallica: Some Kind of Monster (2004)
80. 90% Dig! (2004)
81. 87% Shine a Light (2008)
82. 86% Five Easy Pieces (1970)
83. 90% Beats Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest (2011)
84. 88% Who Killed the Electric Car? (2006)
85. 90% New York Doll (2005)
86. 88% The Commitments (1991)
87. 89% Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry (2004)
88. 88% Young@Heart (2007)
89. 85% The Princess and the Frog (2009)
90. 89% Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten (2007)
91. 89% Sir! No Sir! (2006)
92. 87% Control (2007)
93. 87% Jesus Camp (2006)
94. 88% The Punk Singer (2013)
95. 88% ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway (2007)
96. 88% I Am Trying to Break Your Heart (2002)
97. 88% La Danse -- Le Ballet de l'Opera de Paris (2009)
98. 88% Touch The Sound (2004)
99. 85% Billy Elliot (2000)
100. 88% The Real Dirt on Farmer John (2007)