Top 100 Movies of 1996 - Rotten Tomatoes

Top 100 Movies of 1996

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.

Year:

Sorted by Adjusted Score
Rank Tomatometer Title
1.  98% When We Were Kings (1996)
2.  94% Fargo (1996)
3.  96% Ghost in the Shell (1996)
4.  96% Sling Blade (1996)
5.  96% Big Night (1996)
6.  96% Supercop (1996)
7.  95% Hamlet (1996)
8.  94% Lone Star (1996)
9.  93% That Thing You Do! (1996)
10.  91% Trainspotting (1996)
11.  92% Star Trek: First Contact (1996)
12.  91% James and the Giant Peach (1996)
13.  93% Irma Vep (1996)
14.  91% Waiting for Guffman (1996)
15.  91% Shine (1996)
16.  89% Get on the Bus (1996)
17.  89% Bound (1996)
18.  88% Chungking Express (1996)
19.  88% The People Vs. Larry Flynt (1996)
20.  85% The English Patient (1996)
21.  88% Mother (1996)
22.  87% Swingers (1996)
23.  87% Flirting With Disaster (1996)
24.  87% Fly Away Home (1996)
25.  85% Bottle Rocket (1996)
26.  85% Breaking the Waves (1996)
27.  83% Jerry Maguire (1996)
28.  85% Courage Under Fire (1996)
29.  85% Emma (1996)
30.  85% The Truth About Cats & Dogs (1996)
31.  84% Marvin's Room (1996)
32.  82% Eve's Bayou (1996)
33.  83% Cold Comfort Farm (1996)
34.  81% Looking for Richard (1996)
35.  79% Scream (1996)
36.  80% Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie (1996)
37.  80% The Birdcage (1996)
38.  80% Hard Eight (1996)
39.  79% Beautiful Girls (1996)
40.  79% Everyone Says I Love You (1996)
41.  77% Michael Collins (1996)
42.  75% Ransom (1996)
43.  76% Primal Fear (1996)
44.  76% Freeway (1996)
45.  73% Sleepers (1996)
46.  72% Romeo + Juliet (1996)
47.  72% Beavis and Butt-head Do America (1996)
48.  71% The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)
49.  71% Tin Cup (1996)
50.  70% The Long Kiss Goodnight (1996)
51.  68% The Crucible (1996)
52.  67% Independence Day (1996)
53.  67% A Time to Kill (1996)
54.  66% The Rock (1996)
55.  64% Mission: Impossible (1996)
56.  64% The Nutty Professor (1996)
57.  65% Executive Decision (1996)
58.  63% Crash (1996)
59.  62% Happy Gilmore (1996)
60.  62% From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
61.  61% She's the One (1996)
62.  60% The Preacher's Wife (1996)
63.  59% Twister (1996)
64.  59% 2 Days in the Valley (1996)
65.  54% Mars Attacks! (1996)
66.  55% The Craft (1996)
67.  53% The Cable Guy (1996)
68.  53% John Carpenter's Escape from L.A. (1996)
69.  50% The First Wives Club (1996)
70.  51% Stealing Beauty (1996)
71.  49% The Ghost and the Darkness (1996)
72.  47% My Fellow Americans (1996)
73.  45% The Portrait of a Lady (1996)
74.  43% Space Jam (1996)
75.  43% The Phantom (1996)
76.  43% Multiplicity (1996)
77.  38% Eraser (1996)
78.  34% Michael (1996)
79.  27% Daylight (1996)
80.  26% Mary Reilly (1996)
81.  17% Jingle All the Way (1996)
82.  13% Four Rooms (1996)
83.  11% Striptease (1996)
84.  8% Spy Hard (1996)