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.  96% Big Night (1996)
3.  96% Sling Blade (1996)
4.  96% Ghost in the Shell (1996)
5.  96% Supercop (1996)
6.  93% Fargo (1996)
7.  95% Hamlet (1996)
8.  94% Lone Star (1996)
9.  92% James and the Giant Peach (1996)
10.  93% That Thing You Do! (1996)
11.  93% Star Trek: First Contact (1996)
12.  90% Trainspotting (1996)
13.  91% Waiting for Guffman (1996)
14.  91% Shine (1996)
15.  89% The People Vs. Larry Flynt (1996)
16.  88% Get on the Bus (1996)
17.  87% Chungking Express (1996)
18.  87% Swingers (1996)
19.  87% Flirting With Disaster (1996)
20.  87% Fly Away Home (1996)
21.  85% Bottle Rocket (1996)
22.  84% The English Patient (1996)
23.  85% Courage Under Fire (1996)
24.  83% Jerry Maguire (1996)
25.  84% Breaking the Waves (1996)
26.  84% Emma (1996)
27.  83% Cold Comfort Farm (1996)
28.  81% Eve's Bayou (1996)
29.  81% Looking for Richard (1996)
30.  80% Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie (1996)
31.  79% Scream (1996)
32.  80% Marvin's Room (1996)
33.  79% The Birdcage (1996)
34.  79% Beautiful Girls (1996)
35.  79% Everyone Says I Love You (1996)
36.  76% Ransom (1996)
37.  76% Michael Collins (1996)
38.  74% The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)
39.  74% Primal Fear (1996)
40.  73% Sleepers (1996)
41.  72% Beavis and Butt-head Do America (1996)
42.  71% Romeo + Juliet (1996)
43.  69% Tin Cup (1996)
44.  68% The Crucible (1996)
45.  68% The Long Kiss Goodnight (1996)
46.  66% The Rock (1996)
47.  64% Independence Day (1996)
48.  65% A Time to Kill (1996)
49.  64% The Nutty Professor (1996)
50.  64% Mission: Impossible (1996)
51.  63% From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
52.  61% Happy Gilmore (1996)
53.  61% She's the One (1996)
54.  60% The Preacher's Wife (1996)
55.  59% 2 Days in the Valley (1996)
56.  59% Crash (1996)
57.  57% Twister (1996)
58.  53% The Cable Guy (1996)
59.  53% Stealing Beauty (1996)
60.  52% Mars Attacks! (1996)
61.  52% John Carpenter's Escape from L.A. (1996)
62.  52% The Ghost and the Darkness (1996)
63.  47% My Fellow Americans (1996)
64.  43% Multiplicity (1996)
65.  43% The Portrait of a Lady (1996)
66.  42% The Phantom (1996)
67.  38% Space Jam (1996)
68.  35% Eraser (1996)
69.  26% Mary Reilly (1996)
70.  14% Four Rooms (1996)
71.  12% Striptease (1996)
72.  8% Spy Hard (1996)