Top 100 Mystery & Suspense 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% The Third Man (1949)
2. 100% Citizen Kane (1941)
3. 100% Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari. (The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari) (1920)
4. 100% Laura (1944)
5. 97% Gravity (2013)
6. 100% Repulsion (1965)
7. 100% North by Northwest (1959)
8. 100% The Maltese Falcon (1941)
9. 100% Rear Window (1954)
10. 100% Rashômon (Rashomon) (In the Woods) (1951)
11. 96% Psycho (1960)
12. 97% Alien (1979)
13. 100% M (1931)
14. 96% Argo (2012)
15. 100% Rebecca (1940)
16. 98% Vertigo (1958)
17. 98% The Night of the Hunter (1955)
18. 99% Rosemary's Baby (1968)
19. 99% L.A. Confidential (1997)
20. 96% Touch of Evil (1958)
21. 98% The 39 Steps (1935)
22. 98% The Lady Vanishes (1938)
23. 97% The Godfather, Part II (1974)
24. 100% The Wages of Fear (1953)
25. 98% Taxi Driver (1976)
26. 100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
27. 98% Chinatown (1974)
28. 96% Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2 (2011)
29. 97% Jaws (1975)
30. 96% High Noon (1952)
31. 98% Strangers on a Train (1951)
32. 96% The Big Sleep (1946)
33. 98% The Babadook (2014)
34. 98% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
35. 98% Badlands (1974)
36. 95% Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
37. 98% The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
38. 94% Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
39. 95% Nightcrawler (2014)
40. 98% The Conversation (1974)
41. 98% Forbidden Planet (1956)
42. 98% 101 Dalmatians (1961)
43. 98% Dr. No (1962)
44. 92% Skyfall (2012)
45. 94% Freaks (1932)
46. 100% Three Colors: Blue (Trois Couleurs: Bleu) (1993)
47. 95% Casino Royale (2006)
48. 95% Le Cercle Rouge (1970)
49. 96% Peeping Tom (1960)
50. 98% Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
51. 97% Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
52. 96% The Birds (1963)
53. 96% Goldfinger (1964)
54. 93% Looper (2012)
55. 93% Jurassic Park (1993)
56. 93% No Country for Old Men (2007)
57. 98% Diva (1981)
58. 93% The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
59. 98% Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981)
60. 96% Don't Look Now (1973)
61. 97% The Crying Game (1992)
62. 96% Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
63. 96% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
64. 96% From Russia With Love (1964)
65. 100% Wake in Fright (2012)
66. 96% The Fugitive (1993)
67. 94% Blood Simple (1984)
68. 93% All Is Lost (2013)
69. 98% One False Move (1992)
70. 95% To Catch a Thief (1955)
71. 96% Wild Tales (2015)
72. 96% Blue Ruin (2014)
73. 92% Children of Men (2006)
74. 91% The Departed (2006)
75. 92% Ex Machina (2015)
76. 93% Drive (2011)
77. 92% Drag Me to Hell (2009)
78. 94% The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
79. 94% Hugo (2011)
80. 91% The Cabin in the Woods (2012)
81. 93% Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol (2011)
82. 95% Dirty Harry (1971)
83. 95% In the Line of Fire (1993)
84. 94% Gone Baby Gone (2007)
85. 98% Croupier (2000)
86. 97% Read My Lips (2002)
87. 92% Source Code (2011)
88. 94% Fargo (1996)
89. 92% Ascenseur pour l'échafaud (Elevator to the Gallows) (Lift to the Scaffold) (Frantic) (1958)
90. 93% The Town (2010)
91. 96% A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)
92. 88% Gone Girl (2014)
93. 91% Professione: reporter (The Passenger) (1975)
94. 93% Blue Velvet (1986)
95. 95% A Hijacking (2013)
96. 92% The Shining (1980)
97. 96% With a Friend like Harry... (2001)
98. 95% The Guard (2011)
99. 91% Locke (2014)
100. 92% Halloween (1978)