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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Rank Tomatometer Title
1.  98% The Wizard of Oz (1939)
2.  100% Citizen Kane (1941)
3.  100% The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari) (1920)
4.  99% Casablanca (1942)
5.  100% Modern Times (1936)
6.  98% It Happened One Night (1934)
7.  99% The Third Man (1949)
8.  97% La Grande illusion (Grand Illusion) (1938)
9.  98% Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
10.  100% Singin' in the Rain (1952)
11.  99% All About Eve (1950)
12.  100% Shadow of a Doubt (1943)
13.  98% King Kong (1933)
14.  97% Nosferatu, a Symphony of Horror (Nosferatu, eine Symphonie des Grauens) (Nosferatu the Vampire) (1922)
15.  100% The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
16.  100% Laura (1944)
17.  99% Sunset Boulevard (1950)
18.  100% Top Hat (1935)
19.  96% Psycho (1960)
20.  98% A Hard Day's Night (1964)
21.  100% The Philadelphia Story (1940)
22.  100% Rebecca (1940)
23.  97% Metropolis (1927)
24.  100% Seven Samurai (Shichinin no Samurai) (1956)
25.  99% North by Northwest (1959)
26.  98% The Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
27.  96% Touch of Evil (1958)
28.  99% Rear Window (1954)
29.  98% A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
30.  98% Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
31.  99% Chinatown (1974)
32.  99% On the Waterfront (1954)
33.  98% The Lady Vanishes (1938)
34.  100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957)
35.  100% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959)
36.  100% Frankenstein (1931)
37.  100% The Lady Eve (1941)
38.  100% Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)
39.  96% The 39 Steps (1935)
40.  100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
41.  98% Dr. Strangelove Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
42.  96% An American in Paris (1951)
43.  98% A Night at the Opera (1935)
44.  98% Rashômon (1951)
45.  100% The Gold Rush (1925)
46.  98% His Girl Friday (1940)
47.  98% All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
48.  97% The Big Sleep (1946)
49.  100% Battleship Potemkin (1925)
50.  100% The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
51.  100% Stagecoach (1939)
52.  94% Vertigo (1958)
53.  98% Roman Holiday (1953)
54.  100% The Last Picture Show (1971)
55.  98% Scarface (1932)
56.  91% Gone With the Wind (1939)
57.  94% It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
58.  97% The Red Shoes (1948)
59.  98% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
60.  99% Goldfinger (1964)
61.  98% City Lights (1931)
62.  97% The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
63.  100% Cool Hand Luke (1967)
64.  98% The Passion of Joan of Arc (La Passion de Jeanne d'Arc) (1928)
65.  100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
66.  100% Marty (1955)
67.  95% Freaks (1932)
68.  98% To Be or Not to Be (1942)
69.  98% Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
70.  100% Rio Bravo (1959)
71.  98% The African Queen (1951)
72.  100% Mary Poppins (1964)
73.  98% In a Lonely Place (1950)
74.  98% The French Connection (1971)
75.  98% Notorious (1946)
76.  98% Badlands (1974)
77.  92% 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
78.  96% Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
79.  98% Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
80.  97% Night of the Living Dead (1968)
81.  98% The Searchers (1956)
82.  98% Forbidden Planet (1956)
83.  95% The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
84.  97% Ran (1985)
85.  96% Rosemary's Baby (1968)
86.  98% Children of Paradise (Les Enfants du Paradis) (1946)
87.  96% Der Blaue Engel (The Blue Angel) (1930)
88.  95% Repulsion (1965)
89.  95% Paths of Glory (1957)
90.  98% The Leopard (1963)
91.  98% Kiss Me Deadly (1955)
92.  95% The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
93.  98% 101 Dalmatians (1961)
94.  93% Bringing Up Baby (1938)
95.  98% A Fistful of Dollars (Per un Pugno di Dollari) (1964)
96.  94% One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
97.  98% Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
98.  96% Peeping Tom (1960)
99.  98% A Star Is Born (1954)
100.  95% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)