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% Big Night (1996)
4.  96% Sling Blade (1996)
5.  96% Supercop (1996)
6.  95% Hamlet (1996)
7.  93% James and the Giant Peach (1996)
8.  93% That Thing You Do! (1996)
9.  93% Star Trek: First Contact (1996)
10.  93% Lone Star (1996)
11.  90% Trainspotting (1996)
12.  91% Waiting for Guffman (1996)
13.  91% Shine (1996)
14.  90% Chungking Express (1996)
15.  88% Get on the Bus (1996)
16.  87% The People Vs. Larry Flynt (1996)
17.  87% Swingers (1996)
18.  87% Flirting With Disaster (1996)
19.  86% Breaking the Waves (1996)
20.  85% Bottle Rocket (1996)
21.  84% The English Patient (1996)
22.  86% Fly Away Home (1996)
23.  85% Courage Under Fire (1996)
24.  82% Jerry Maguire (1996)
25.  83% Emma (1996)
26.  83% Cold Comfort Farm (1996)
27.  81% Looking for Richard (1996)
28.  80% Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie (1996)
29.  79% Scream (1996)
30.  80% Eve's Bayou (1996)
31.  80% Marvin's Room (1996)
32.  79% Beautiful Girls (1996)
33.  79% The Birdcage (1996)
34.  79% Everyone Says I Love You (1996)
35.  78% Michael Collins (1996)
36.  75% Ransom (1996)
37.  74% Sleepers (1996)
38.  74% Primal Fear (1996)
39.  73% The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)
40.  72% Romeo + Juliet (1996)
41.  72% Beavis and Butt-head Do America (1996)
42.  69% Tin Cup (1996)
43.  68% The Long Kiss Goodnight (1996)
44.  67% The Crucible (1996)
45.  67% A Time to Kill (1996)
46.  66% The Rock (1996)
47.  64% The Nutty Professor (1996)
48.  64% From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
49.  63% Mission: Impossible (1996)
50.  61% She's the One (1996)
51.  60% Independence Day (1996)
52.  60% 2 Days in the Valley (1996)
53.  60% Happy Gilmore (1996)
54.  60% The Preacher's Wife (1996)
55.  58% Crash (1996)
56.  57% Twister (1996)
57.  54% The Cable Guy (1996)
58.  52% Mars Attacks! (1996)
59.  53% John Carpenter's Escape from L.A. (1996)
60.  53% Stealing Beauty (1996)
61.  50% The Ghost and the Darkness (1996)
62.  47% My Fellow Americans (1996)
63.  44% Multiplicity (1996)
64.  41% The Phantom (1996)
65.  37% Space Jam (1996)
66.  36% Eraser (1996)
67.  26% Mary Reilly (1996)
68.  14% Four Rooms (1996)
69.  12% Striptease (1996)
70.  8% Spy Hard (1996)