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.  98% 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.  97% La Grande illusion (Grand Illusion) (1938)
11.  100% Singin' in the Rain (1952)
12.  100% Laura (1944)
13.  97% Psycho (1960)
14.  98% A Hard Day's Night (1964)
15.  98% King Kong (1933)
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% The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
19.  100% Repulsion (1965)
20.  99% North by Northwest (1959)
21.  98% Sunset Boulevard (1950)
22.  100% Rear Window (1954)
23.  100% The Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
24.  100% The Philadelphia Story (1940)
25.  96% Touch of Evil (1958)
26.  100% Seven Samurai (Shichinin no Samurai) (1956)
27.  100% All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
28.  100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957)
29.  100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
30.  96% Vertigo (1958)
31.  100% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959)
32.  98% Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
33.  100% Rebecca (1940)
34.  98% A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
35.  99% Rosemary's Baby (1968)
36.  99% Dr. Strangelove Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
37.  100% Frankenstein (1931)
38.  98% Rashômon (1951)
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.  100% The Leopard (1963)
45.  100% Cool Hand Luke (1967)
46.  98% Chinatown (1974)
47.  100% Battleship Potemkin (1925)
48.  100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
49.  100% The Searchers (1956)
50.  95% An American in Paris (1951)
51.  92% Gone With the Wind (1939)
52.  98% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
53.  100% The Gold Rush (1925)
54.  96% The Red Shoes (1948)
55.  100% Rio Bravo (1959)
56.  96% The 39 Steps (1935)
57.  98% Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
58.  98% To Be or Not to Be (1942)
59.  98% The African Queen (1951)
60.  96% The Big Sleep (1946)
61.  96% Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
62.  100% Mary Poppins (1964)
63.  98% His Girl Friday (1940)
64.  98% City Lights (1931)
65.  93% 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
66.  98% The French Connection (1971)
67.  97% Night of the Living Dead (1968)
68.  93% It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
69.  98% Throne of Blood (1957)
70.  98% The Passion of Joan of Arc (La Passion de Jeanne d'Arc) (1928)
71.  98% Badlands (1974)
72.  94% Freaks (1932)
73.  98% The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
74.  98% Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
75.  98% The Birth of a Nation (1915)
76.  96% Spartacus (1960)
77.  98% Forbidden Planet (1956)
78.  96% The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
79.  98% 101 Dalmatians (1961)
80.  97% Goldfinger (1964)
81.  95% Paths of Glory (1957)
82.  95% Bringing Up Baby (1938)
83.  94% Duck Soup (1933)
84.  96% Some Like It Hot (1959)
85.  96% Fantasia (1940)
86.  98% Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
87.  96% Ran (1985)
88.  94% The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
89.  98% A Fistful of Dollars (Per un Pugno di Dollari) (1964)
90.  96% Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
91.  96% Peeping Tom (1960)
92.  95% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
93.  94% The Apartment (1960)
94.  96% The Birds (1963)
95.  98% The Young Girls of Rochefort (Les Demoiselles de Rochefort) (1968)
96.  94% One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
97.  94% The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
98.  96% Dr. No (1962)
99.  96% Mean Streets (1973)
100.  96% Don't Look Now (1973)