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.  100% 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.  100% Singin' in the Rain (1952)
10.  97% Casablanca (1942)
11.  97% Psycho (1960)
12.  100% Laura (1944)
13.  97% Nosferatu, a Symphony of Horror (Nosferatu, eine Symphonie des Grauens) (Nosferatu the Vampire) (1922)
14.  98% Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
15.  98% A Hard Day's Night (1964)
16.  97% La Grande illusion (Grand Illusion) (1938)
17.  100% North by Northwest (1959)
18.  100% Repulsion (1965)
19.  98% King Kong (1933)
20.  98% Sunset Boulevard (1950)
21.  100% The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
22.  100% Rear Window (1954)
23.  100% Rashômon (1951)
24.  100% The Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
25.  100% The Philadelphia Story (1940)
26.  100% Seven Samurai (Shichinin no Samurai) (1956)
27.  100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
28.  100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957)
29.  100% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959)
30.  100% All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
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% Frankenstein (1931)
34.  97% Vertigo (1958)
35.  100% Rebecca (1940)
36.  96% Touch of Evil (1958)
37.  99% Rosemary's Baby (1968)
38.  98% The 39 Steps (1935)
39.  94% Gone With the Wind (1939)
40.  98% On the Waterfront (1954)
41.  100% The Last Picture Show (1971)
42.  100% The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
43.  98% Roman Holiday (1953)
44.  100% Battleship Potemkin (1925)
45.  97% Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
46.  98% The Lady Vanishes (1938)
47.  98% Chinatown (1974)
48.  100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
49.  100% The Leopard (1963)
50.  100% Cool Hand Luke (1967)
51.  95% An American in Paris (1951)
52.  100% The Gold Rush (1925)
53.  100% The Searchers (1956)
54.  94% It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
55.  96% The Red Shoes (1948)
56.  98% Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
57.  98% To Be or Not to Be (1942)
58.  96% The Big Sleep (1946)
59.  100% Mary Poppins (1964)
60.  98% City Lights (1931)
61.  98% The French Connection (1971)
62.  98% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
63.  98% His Girl Friday (1940)
64.  97% Barry Lyndon (1975)
65.  94% Freaks (1932)
66.  98% Throne of Blood (1957)
67.  96% Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
68.  98% Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
69.  98% Badlands (1974)
70.  98% Mean Streets (1973)
71.  98% The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
72.  96% Spartacus (1960)
73.  98% Forbidden Planet (1956)
74.  96% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
75.  96% The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
76.  98% 101 Dalmatians (1961)
77.  94% Duck Soup (1933)
78.  94% The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
79.  96% Fantasia (1940)
80.  96% Some Like It Hot (1959)
81.  95% The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
82.  94% 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
83.  95% Bringing Up Baby (1938)
84.  95% One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
85.  96% Ran (1985)
86.  98% Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
87.  96% Peeping Tom (1960)
88.  96% The Birds (1963)
89.  98% A Fistful of Dollars (Per un Pugno di Dollari) (1964)
90.  96% Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
91.  94% Paths of Glory (1957)
92.  94% The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
93.  96% Goldfinger (1964)
94.  96% Night of the Living Dead (1968)
95.  96% Don't Look Now (1973)
96.  96% Dr. No (1962)
97.  93% The Apartment (1960)
98.  96% From Russia With Love (1964)
99.  96% In the Heat of the Night (1967)
100.  95% L'Avventura (1960)