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.  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.  98% It Happened One Night (1934)
8.  100% Modern Times (1936)
9.  97% Casablanca (1942)
10.  100% Singin' in the Rain (1952)
11.  97% Psycho (1960)
12.  100% Laura (1944)
13.  97% La Grande illusion (Grand Illusion) (1938)
14.  98% A Hard Day's Night (1964)
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.  98% King Kong (1933)
19.  100% The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
20.  100% Repulsion (1965)
21.  98% Sunset Boulevard (1950)
22.  100% Rear Window (1954)
23.  100% The Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
24.  100% The Philadelphia Story (1940)
25.  100% Seven Samurai (Shichinin no Samurai) (1956)
26.  100% All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
27.  100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957)
28.  100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
29.  100% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959)
30.  96% Touch of Evil (1958)
31.  98% A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
32.  99% Dr. Strangelove Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
33.  100% Rebecca (1940)
34.  98% Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
35.  99% Rosemary's Baby (1968)
36.  98% Rashômon (1951)
37.  100% Frankenstein (1931)
38.  96% Vertigo (1958)
39.  100% The African Queen (1951)
40.  98% On the Waterfront (1954)
41.  100% The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
42.  100% The Last Picture Show (1971)
43.  98% Roman Holiday (1953)
44.  98% The Lady Vanishes (1938)
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.  100% The Searchers (1956)
51.  100% Rio Bravo (1959)
52.  100% The Gold Rush (1925)
53.  94% It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
54.  95% An American in Paris (1951)
55.  96% The Red Shoes (1948)
56.  98% Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
57.  96% The 39 Steps (1935)
58.  92% Gone With the Wind (1939)
59.  98% To Be or Not to Be (1942)
60.  96% The Big Sleep (1946)
61.  96% Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
62.  100% Mary Poppins (1964)
63.  98% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
64.  98% The French Connection (1971)
65.  98% His Girl Friday (1940)
66.  98% City Lights (1931)
67.  98% The Passion of Joan of Arc (La Passion de Jeanne d'Arc) (1928)
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.  97% Night of the Living Dead (1968)
74.  96% Spartacus (1960)
75.  96% The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
76.  98% Forbidden Planet (1956)
77.  95% Paths of Glory (1957)
78.  98% 101 Dalmatians (1961)
79.  96% Some Like It Hot (1959)
80.  95% Bringing Up Baby (1938)
81.  96% Fantasia (1940)
82.  97% Goldfinger (1964)
83.  94% Duck Soup (1933)
84.  96% Ran (1985)
85.  98% Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
86.  94% The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
87.  98% A Fistful of Dollars (Per un Pugno di Dollari) (1964)
88.  95% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
89.  96% Peeping Tom (1960)
90.  96% Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
91.  98% The Young Girls of Rochefort (Les Demoiselles de Rochefort) (1968)
92.  96% The Birds (1963)
93.  92% 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
94.  94% The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
95.  96% Mean Streets (1973)
96.  96% Don't Look Now (1973)
97.  94% One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
98.  93% The Apartment (1960)
99.  96% Dr. No (1962)
100.  96% From Russia With Love (1964)