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.  99% The Third Man (1949)
4.  98% It Happened One Night (1934)
5.  98% Casablanca (1942)
6.  100% The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari) (1920)
7.  99% Metropolis (1927)
8.  100% All About Eve (1950)
9.  100% Modern Times (1936)
10.  97% La Grande illusion (Grand Illusion) (1938)
11.  100% The Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
12.  98% Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
13.  98% King Kong (1933)
14.  100% Singin' in the Rain (1952)
15.  97% Nosferatu, a Symphony of Horror (Nosferatu, eine Symphonie des Grauens) (Nosferatu the Vampire) (1922)
16.  100% The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
17.  100% Laura (1944)
18.  98% A Hard Day's Night (1964)
19.  96% Psycho (1960)
20.  98% Sunset Boulevard (1950)
21.  99% North by Northwest (1959)
22.  100% Seven Samurai (Shichinin no Samurai) (1956)
23.  100% Rear Window (1954)
24.  100% The Philadelphia Story (1940)
25.  96% Touch of Evil (1958)
26.  100% All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
27.  96% The 39 Steps (1935)
28.  98% A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
29.  100% Rebecca (1940)
30.  96% Vertigo (1958)
31.  100% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959)
32.  100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
33.  98% Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
34.  100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957)
35.  100% Frankenstein (1931)
36.  98% Dr. Strangelove Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
37.  99% Chinatown (1974)
38.  97% The Big Sleep (1946)
39.  100% Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)
40.  98% Repulsion (1965)
41.  99% Rosemary's Baby (1968)
42.  98% Rashômon (1951)
43.  98% The Lady Vanishes (1938)
44.  100% The Last Picture Show (1971)
45.  100% The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
46.  98% On the Waterfront (1954)
47.  98% Roman Holiday (1953)
48.  100% The Gold Rush (1925)
49.  92% Gone With the Wind (1939)
50.  100% Cool Hand Luke (1967)
51.  98% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
52.  100% Battleship Potemkin (1925)
53.  95% An American in Paris (1951)
54.  100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
55.  93% It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
56.  98% City Lights (1931)
57.  96% The Red Shoes (1948)
58.  98% To Be or Not to Be (1942)
59.  100% Mary Poppins (1964)
60.  93% 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
61.  98% The African Queen (1951)
62.  100% Rio Bravo (1959)
63.  98% Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
64.  96% Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
65.  98% Notorious (1946)
66.  98% His Girl Friday (1940)
67.  98% The Passion of Joan of Arc (La Passion de Jeanne d'Arc) (1928)
68.  98% The French Connection (1971)
69.  97% Some Like It Hot (1959)
70.  94% Freaks (1932)
71.  97% Don't Look Now (1973)
72.  97% Night of the Living Dead (1968)
73.  98% Badlands (1974)
74.  98% Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
75.  96% The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
76.  98% Throne of Blood (1957)
77.  98% The Searchers (1956)
78.  98% Forbidden Planet (1956)
79.  98% The Leopard (1963)
80.  98% The Birth of a Nation (1915)
81.  98% Kiss Me Deadly (1955)
82.  97% Goldfinger (1964)
83.  98% 101 Dalmatians (1961)
84.  95% The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
85.  94% The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
86.  95% Paths of Glory (1957)
87.  96% Peeping Tom (1960)
88.  98% A Fistful of Dollars (Per un Pugno di Dollari) (1964)
89.  98% Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
90.  96% Ran (1985)
91.  95% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
92.  96% Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
93.  94% The Apartment (1960)
94.  95% Der Blaue Engel (The Blue Angel) (1930)
95.  95% Spartacus (1960)
96.  92% Duck Soup (1933)
97.  98% The Young Girls of Rochefort (Les Demoiselles de Rochefort) (1968)
98.  94% One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
99.  96% Mean Streets (1973)
100.  93% Bringing Up Baby (1938)