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% Citizen Kane (1941)
2. 100% The Third Man (1949)
3. 100% Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari. (The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari) (1920)
4. 100% Laura (1944)
5. 100% Repulsion (1965)
6. 97% Gravity (2013)
7. 100% North by Northwest (1959)
8. 100% Rear Window (1954)
9. 100% The Maltese Falcon (1941)
10. 100% Rashômon (Rashomon) (In the Woods) (1951)
11. 99% The Godfather, Part II (1974)
12. 96% Psycho (1960)
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. 97% Alien (1979)
19. 99% L.A. Confidential (1997)
20. 98% The Lady Vanishes (1938)
21. 98% The 39 Steps (1935)
22. 98% Jaws (1975)
23. 100% The Wages of Fear (1953)
24. 100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
25. 98% Chinatown (1974)
26. 96% Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2 (2011)
27. 98% Taxi Driver (1976)
28. 96% High Noon (1952)
29. 98% Rosemary's Baby (1968)
30. 98% Strangers on a Train (1951)
31. 96% The Big Sleep (1946)
32. 95% Touch of Evil (1958)
33. 98% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
34. 98% The Babadook (2014)
35. 96% Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
36. 98% Badlands (1974)
37. 98% The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
38. 95% Nightcrawler (2014)
39. 98% The Conversation (1974)
40. 98% Forbidden Planet (1956)
41. 98% 101 Dalmatians (1961)
42. 98% Dr. No (1962)
43. 98% All the President's Men (1976)
44. 98% Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
45. 92% Skyfall (2012)
46. 100% Three Colors: Blue (Trois Couleurs: Bleu) (1993)
47. 95% Casino Royale (2006)
48. 95% Le Cercle Rouge (1970)
49. 98% Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
50. 96% Peeping Tom (1960)
51. 96% Goldfinger (1964)
52. 93% Looper (2012)
53. 96% The Birds (1963)
54. 94% The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
55. 93% No Country for Old Men (2007)
56. 98% Diva (1981)
57. 93% Jurassic Park (1993)
58. 96% Don't Look Now (1973)
59. 93% Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
60. 97% The Crying Game (1992)
61. 96% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
62. 96% From Russia With Love (1964)
63. 96% Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
64. 94% Blood Simple (1984)
65. 100% Wake in Fright (2012)
66. 93% All Is Lost (2013)
67. 96% The Fugitive (1993)
68. 93% Freaks (1932)
69. 98% One False Move (1992)
70. 95% To Catch a Thief (1955)
71. 96% Blue Ruin (2014)
72. 94% The Town (2010)
73. 92% Children of Men (2006)
74. 94% The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
75. 93% Drive (2011)
76. 91% The Departed (2006)
77. 94% Hugo (2011)
78. 94% Halloween (1978)
79. 91% The Cabin in the Woods (2012)
80. 93% Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol (2011)
81. 95% Dirty Harry (1971)
82. 95% In the Line of Fire (1993)
83. 95% Wild Tales (2015)
84. 94% Gone Baby Gone (2007)
85. 92% Drag Me to Hell (2009)
86. 98% Croupier (2000)
87. 88% The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
88. 97% Read My Lips (2002)
89. 92% Source Code (2011)
90. 94% Fargo (1996)
91. 92% Ascenseur pour l'échafaud (Elevator to the Gallows) (Lift to the Scaffold) (Frantic) (1958)
92. 88% Gone Girl (2014)
93. 93% Blue Velvet (1986)
94. 91% Professione: reporter (The Passenger) (1975)
95. 92% The Shining (1980)
96. 95% A Hijacking (2013)
97. 96% With a Friend like Harry... (2001)
98. 95% The Guard (2011)
99. 91% Locke (2014)
100. 93% Out of Sight (1998)