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% It Happened One Night (1934)
2.  98% Modern Times (1936)
3.  99% Citizen Kane (1941)
4.  99% The Wizard of Oz (1939)
5.  99% Casablanca (1942)
6.  99% All About Eve (1950)
7.  100% The Philadelphia Story (1940)
8.  99% The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari) (1920)
9.  100% Rebecca (1940)
10.  98% Rear Window (1954)
11.  99% The Third Man (1949)
12.  97% A Night at the Opera (1935)
13.  100% Singin' in the Rain (1952)
14.  97% La Grande illusion (Grand Illusion) (1938)
15.  100% Seven Samurai (Shichinin no Samurai) (1956)
16.  98% All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
17.  96% An American in Paris (1951)
18.  99% On the Waterfront (1954)
19.  98% Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
20.  100% The Kid (1921)
21.  98% The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
22.  100% The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
23.  97% North by Northwest (1959)
24.  100% Laura (1944)
25.  97% Nosferatu, a Symphony of Horror (Nosferatu, eine Symphonie des Grauens) (Nosferatu the Vampire) (1922)
26.  98% King Kong (1933)
27.  96% Psycho (1960)
28.  100% Shadow of a Doubt (1943)
29.  99% Sunset Boulevard (1950)
30.  98% A Hard Day's Night (1964)
31.  100% Top Hat (1935)
32.  97% Metropolis (1927)
33.  99% His Girl Friday (1940)
34.  98% The Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
35.  100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957)
36.  100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
37.  100% The Lady Eve (1941)
38.  99% Chinatown (1974)
39.  98% The Lady Vanishes (1938)
40.  98% Dr. Strangelove Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
41.  98% The Thin Man (1934)
42.  96% The 39 Steps (1935)
43.  98% The French Connection (1971)
44.  100% Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)
45.  98% Rashômon (1951)
46.  95% Touch of Evil (1958)
47.  100% Frankenstein (1931)
48.  97% A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
49.  94% Vertigo (1958)
50.  93% Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
51.  100% The Gold Rush (1925)
52.  100% The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
53.  100% Battleship Potemkin (1925)
54.  94% It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
55.  98% Scarface (1932)
56.  100% The Last Picture Show (1971)
57.  97% The Red Shoes (1948)
58.  97% The Big Sleep (1946)
59.  100% Cool Hand Luke (1967)
60.  99% Goldfinger (1964)
61.  100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
62.  100% Stagecoach (1939)
63.  98% City Lights (1931)
64.  98% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959)
65.  98% Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
66.  98% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
67.  97% Roman Holiday (1953)
68.  98% The Passion of Joan of Arc (La Passion de Jeanne d'Arc) (1928)
69.  95% Freaks (1932)
70.  98% The African Queen (1951)
71.  94% Bringing Up Baby (1938)
72.  98% The Lost Weekend (1945)
73.  92% 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
74.  98% In a Lonely Place (1950)
75.  98% Detour (1945)
76.  98% Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
77.  96% Night of the Living Dead (1968)
78.  95% The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
79.  96% Rosemary's Baby (1968)
80.  96% Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
81.  95% Paths of Glory (1957)
82.  98% Home of the Brave (1949)
83.  95% The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
84.  90% Gone With the Wind (1939)
85.  98% 101 Dalmatians (1961)
86.  95% Repulsion (1965)
87.  98% The Leopard (1963)
88.  97% Badlands (1974)
89.  98% Kiss Me Deadly (1955)
90.  95% Stormy Weather (1943)
91.  97% The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
92.  98% Children of Paradise (Les Enfants du Paradis) (1946)
93.  96% The Blue Angel (Der Blaue Engel) (1930)
94.  98% Marty (1955)
95.  94% The Invisible Man (1933)
96.  94% One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
97.  96% Ran (1985)
98.  98% Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
99.  94% The Seventh Seal (Det Sjunde inseglet) (1957)
100.  98% A Fistful of Dollars (Per un Pugno di Dollari) (1964)