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.  100% Modern Times (1936)
5.  98% Casablanca (1942)
6.  98% It Happened One Night (1934)
7.  99% The Third Man (1949)
8.  97% La Grande illusion (Grand Illusion) (1938)
9.  99% All About Eve (1950)
10.  100% Singin' in the Rain (1952)
11.  98% Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
12.  100% The Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
13.  98% King Kong (1933)
14.  100% The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
15.  100% Laura (1944)
16.  98% Metropolis (1927)
17.  100% Top Hat (1935)
18.  97% Nosferatu, a Symphony of Horror (Nosferatu, eine Symphonie des Grauens) (Nosferatu the Vampire) (1922)
19.  98% A Hard Day's Night (1964)
20.  100% The Philadelphia Story (1940)
21.  96% Psycho (1960)
22.  100% Rebecca (1940)
23.  99% North by Northwest (1959)
24.  100% Seven Samurai (Shichinin no Samurai) (1956)
25.  98% Sunset Boulevard (1950)
26.  100% Rear Window (1954)
27.  96% Touch of Evil (1958)
28.  98% A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
29.  96% The 39 Steps (1935)
30.  98% Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
31.  100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957)
32.  98% The Lady Vanishes (1938)
33.  100% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959)
34.  100% Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)
35.  96% An American in Paris (1951)
36.  99% Chinatown (1974)
37.  98% Rashômon (1951)
38.  98% Dr. Strangelove Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
39.  100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
40.  95% Vertigo (1958)
41.  97% The Big Sleep (1946)
42.  98% Repulsion (1965)
43.  100% Frankenstein (1931)
44.  100% The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
45.  98% All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
46.  98% Roman Holiday (1953)
47.  100% The Last Picture Show (1971)
48.  94% It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
49.  100% Stagecoach (1939)
50.  98% On the Waterfront (1954)
51.  100% The Gold Rush (1925)
52.  98% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
53.  100% Battleship Potemkin (1925)
54.  100% Cool Hand Luke (1967)
55.  98% To Be or Not to Be (1942)
56.  100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
57.  93% 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
58.  98% The African Queen (1951)
59.  98% His Girl Friday (1940)
60.  91% Gone With the Wind (1939)
61.  98% Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
62.  98% City Lights (1931)
63.  96% The Red Shoes (1948)
64.  98% Notorious (1946)
65.  100% Mary Poppins (1964)
66.  100% Rio Bravo (1959)
67.  96% Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
68.  96% The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
69.  98% The Passion of Joan of Arc (La Passion de Jeanne d'Arc) (1928)
70.  98% Badlands (1974)
71.  97% Night of the Living Dead (1968)
72.  98% Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
73.  98% The French Connection (1971)
74.  98% In a Lonely Place (1950)
75.  94% Freaks (1932)
76.  95% The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
77.  98% Forbidden Planet (1956)
78.  98% The Searchers (1956)
79.  96% Rosemary's Baby (1968)
80.  98% Throne of Blood (1957)
81.  98% The Leopard (1963)
82.  95% Paths of Glory (1957)
83.  95% The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
84.  97% Goldfinger (1964)
85.  97% Mean Streets (1973)
86.  98% Kiss Me Deadly (1955)
87.  98% 101 Dalmatians (1961)
88.  98% Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
89.  96% Ran (1985)
90.  98% A Fistful of Dollars (Per un Pugno di Dollari) (1964)
91.  96% Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
92.  93% Mutiny on the Bounty (1935)
93.  93% Bringing Up Baby (1938)
94.  95% Der Blaue Engel (The Blue Angel) (1930)
95.  95% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
96.  96% Peeping Tom (1960)
97.  98% A Star Is Born (1954)
98.  96% To Catch a Thief (1955)
99.  98% The Young Girls of Rochefort (Les Demoiselles de Rochefort) (1968)
100.  95% Some Like It Hot (1959)