Top 100 Classics Movies - Rotten Tomatoes

Top 100 Classics 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.  99% The Wizard of Oz (1939)
2.  100% Citizen Kane (1941)
3.  99% The Third Man (1949)
4.  100% The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari) (1920)
5.  100% All About Eve (1950)
6.  99% Metropolis (1927)
7.  97% Casablanca (1942)
8.  100% Modern Times (1936)
9.  98% It Happened One Night (1934)
10.  100% Singin' in the Rain (1952)
11.  97% Psycho (1960)
12.  100% Laura (1944)
13.  98% A Hard Day's Night (1964)
14.  97% La Grande illusion (Grand Illusion) (1938)
15.  100% North by Northwest (1959)
16.  97% Nosferatu, a Symphony of Horror (Nosferatu, eine Symphonie des Grauens) (Nosferatu the Vampire) (1922)
17.  98% Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
18.  100% Repulsion (1965)
19.  98% King Kong (1933)
20.  98% Sunset Boulevard (1950)
21.  100% The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
22.  100% Rashômon (1951)
23.  100% Rear Window (1954)
24.  100% The Philadelphia Story (1940)
25.  100% The Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
26.  100% Seven Samurai (Shichinin no Samurai) (1956)
27.  100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957)
28.  100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
29.  100% All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
30.  100% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959)
31.  96% Touch of Evil (1958)
32.  98% A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
33.  99% Rosemary's Baby (1968)
34.  99% Dr. Strangelove Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
35.  98% Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
36.  100% Rebecca (1940)
37.  100% Frankenstein (1931)
38.  100% The African Queen (1951)
39.  98% On the Waterfront (1954)
40.  100% The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
41.  100% The Last Picture Show (1971)
42.  98% Roman Holiday (1953)
43.  98% The Lady Vanishes (1938)
44.  93% Gone With the Wind (1939)
45.  98% Chinatown (1974)
46.  100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
47.  100% Battleship Potemkin (1925)
48.  100% The Leopard (1963)
49.  100% Cool Hand Luke (1967)
50.  96% The Red Shoes (1948)
51.  100% Rio Bravo (1959)
52.  94% It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
53.  100% The Searchers (1956)
54.  95% Vertigo (1958)
55.  95% An American in Paris (1951)
56.  100% The Gold Rush (1925)
57.  98% To Be or Not to Be (1942)
58.  98% Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
59.  96% The Big Sleep (1946)
60.  100% Mary Poppins (1964)
61.  98% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
62.  96% The 39 Steps (1935)
63.  98% The French Connection (1971)
64.  98% City Lights (1931)
65.  98% His Girl Friday (1940)
66.  96% Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
67.  97% Barry Lyndon (1975)
68.  98% Throne of Blood (1957)
69.  94% Freaks (1932)
70.  98% Badlands (1974)
71.  98% Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
72.  98% The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
73.  98% The Passion of Joan of Arc (La Passion de Jeanne d'Arc) (1928)
74.  98% Mean Streets (1973)
75.  96% Spartacus (1960)
76.  94% 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
77.  96% The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
78.  98% Forbidden Planet (1956)
79.  98% 101 Dalmatians (1961)
80.  94% Duck Soup (1933)
81.  96% Fantasia (1940)
82.  97% Goldfinger (1964)
83.  96% Some Like It Hot (1959)
84.  94% The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
85.  95% Bringing Up Baby (1938)
86.  96% Ran (1985)
87.  98% Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
88.  95% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
89.  95% One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
90.  96% Peeping Tom (1960)
91.  96% Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
92.  96% Night of the Living Dead (1968)
93.  98% A Fistful of Dollars (Per un Pugno di Dollari) (1964)
94.  96% The Birds (1963)
95.  94% The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
96.  94% Paths of Glory (1957)
97.  94% The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
98.  96% Don't Look Now (1973)
99.  96% Dr. No (1962)
100.  96% From Russia With Love (1964)