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. 98% The Babadook (2014)
33. 96% The Big Sleep (1946)
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. 95% Nightcrawler (2014)
39. 94% Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
40. 98% The Conversation (1974)
41. 92% Skyfall (2012)
42. 98% Forbidden Planet (1956)
43. 98% 101 Dalmatians (1961)
44. 98% Dr. No (1962)
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. 97% Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
51. 98% Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
52. 93% Looper (2012)
53. 96% Goldfinger (1964)
54. 96% The Birds (1963)
55. 93% No Country for Old Men (2007)
56. 93% Jurassic Park (1993)
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. 96% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
62. 97% The Crying Game (1992)
63. 96% Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
64. 96% The Fugitive (1993)
65. 96% From Russia With Love (1964)
66. 100% Wake in Fright (2012)
67. 93% All Is Lost (2013)
68. 94% Blood Simple (1984)
69. 98% One False Move (1992)
70. 96% Blue Ruin (2014)
71. 95% To Catch a Thief (1955)
72. 96% Wild Tales (2015)
73. 92% Children of Men (2006)
74. 93% Drive (2011)
75. 91% The Departed (2006)
76. 92% Drag Me to Hell (2009)
77. 94% The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
78. 94% Hugo (2011)
79. 92% Ex Machina (2015)
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. 96% A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)
89. 93% The Town (2010)
90. 94% Fargo (1996)
91. 87% The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
92. 92% Ascenseur pour l'échafaud (Elevator to the Gallows) (Lift to the Scaffold) (Frantic) (1958)
93. 88% Gone Girl (2014)
94. 90% The Imitation Game (2014)
95. 95% Dead Man Walking (1995)
96. 91% Professione: reporter (The Passenger) (1975)
97. 93% Blue Velvet (1986)
98. 95% A Hijacking (2013)
99. 96% With a Friend like Harry... (2001)
100. 95% The Guard (2011)