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. 96% Psycho (1960)
12. 99% The Godfather, Part II (1974)
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% All the President's Men (1976)
42. 98% Dr. No (1962)
43. 98% 101 Dalmatians (1961)
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. 96% Peeping Tom (1960)
50. 98% Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
51. 96% Goldfinger (1964)
52. 93% Looper (2012)
53. 94% The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
54. 96% The Birds (1963)
55. 93% No Country for Old Men (2007)
56. 98% Diva (1981)
57. 93% Jurassic Park (1993)
58. 98% Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981)
59. 96% Don't Look Now (1973)
60. 93% Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
61. 97% The Crying Game (1992)
62. 96% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
63. 96% From Russia With Love (1964)
64. 96% Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
65. 100% Wake in Fright (2012)
66. 96% The Fugitive (1993)
67. 94% Blood Simple (1984)
68. 93% All Is Lost (2013)
69. 93% Freaks (1932)
70. 98% One False Move (1992)
71. 96% Wild Tales (2015)
72. 95% To Catch a Thief (1955)
73. 96% Blue Ruin (2014)
74. 92% Ex Machina (2015)
75. 92% Children of Men (2006)
76. 91% The Departed (2006)
77. 93% Drive (2011)
78. 94% The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
79. 94% Hugo (2011)
80. 94% Halloween (1978)
81. 91% The Cabin in the Woods (2012)
82. 95% Dirty Harry (1971)
83. 93% Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol (2011)
84. 95% In the Line of Fire (1993)
85. 94% Gone Baby Gone (2007)
86. 92% Drag Me to Hell (2009)
87. 98% Croupier (2000)
88. 97% Read My Lips (2002)
89. 92% Source Code (2011)
90. 92% Ascenseur pour l'échafaud (Elevator to the Gallows) (Lift to the Scaffold) (Frantic) (1958)
91. 94% Fargo (1996)
92. 93% The Town (2010)
93. 88% Gone Girl (2014)
94. 93% Blue Velvet (1986)
95. 91% Professione: reporter (The Passenger) (1975)
96. 92% The Shining (1980)
97. 95% A Hijacking (2013)
98. 96% With a Friend like Harry... (2001)
99. 87% The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
100. 95% The Guard (2011)