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