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.  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.  97% Casablanca (1942)
9.  100% Modern Times (1936)
10.  100% Singin' in the Rain (1952)
11.  100% Laura (1944)
12.  97% Psycho (1960)
13.  97% La Grande illusion (Grand Illusion) (1938)
14.  98% A Hard Day's Night (1964)
15.  100% North by Northwest (1959)
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.  98% King Kong (1933)
19.  100% Repulsion (1965)
20.  100% The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
21.  98% Sunset Boulevard (1950)
22.  100% Rear Window (1954)
23.  100% The Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
24.  100% The Philadelphia Story (1940)
25.  100% All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
26.  100% Seven Samurai (Shichinin no Samurai) (1956)
27.  100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957)
28.  100% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959)
29.  96% Touch of Evil (1958)
30.  100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
31.  98% A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
32.  99% Dr. Strangelove Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
33.  99% Rosemary's Baby (1968)
34.  98% Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
35.  100% Rebecca (1940)
36.  100% Frankenstein (1931)
37.  98% Rashômon (1951)
38.  100% The African Queen (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.  98% Chinatown (1974)
45.  100% Battleship Potemkin (1925)
46.  100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
47.  100% The Leopard (1963)
48.  100% Cool Hand Luke (1967)
49.  95% Vertigo (1958)
50.  100% The Searchers (1956)
51.  94% It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
52.  100% Rio Bravo (1959)
53.  95% An American in Paris (1951)
54.  100% The Gold Rush (1925)
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.  92% Gone With the Wind (1939)
60.  100% Mary Poppins (1964)
61.  96% Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
62.  98% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
63.  96% The 39 Steps (1935)
64.  98% His Girl Friday (1940)
65.  98% City Lights (1931)
66.  98% The French Connection (1971)
67.  98% Throne of Blood (1957)
68.  98% The Passion of Joan of Arc (La Passion de Jeanne d'Arc) (1928)
69.  94% Freaks (1932)
70.  98% Badlands (1974)
71.  98% Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
72.  98% The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
73.  97% Night of the Living Dead (1968)
74.  96% Spartacus (1960)
75.  96% The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
76.  98% Forbidden Planet (1956)
77.  95% Paths of Glory (1957)
78.  98% 101 Dalmatians (1961)
79.  96% Some Like It Hot (1959)
80.  94% Duck Soup (1933)
81.  96% Fantasia (1940)
82.  97% Goldfinger (1964)
83.  95% Bringing Up Baby (1938)
84.  94% The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
85.  98% Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
86.  96% Ran (1985)
87.  95% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
88.  93% 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
89.  98% A Fistful of Dollars (Per un Pugno di Dollari) (1964)
90.  96% Peeping Tom (1960)
91.  96% Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
92.  98% The Young Girls of Rochefort (Les Demoiselles de Rochefort) (1968)
93.  96% The Birds (1963)
94.  95% Barry Lyndon (1975)
95.  94% The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
96.  96% Mean Streets (1973)
97.  96% Don't Look Now (1973)
98.  94% One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
99.  96% Dr. No (1962)
100.  93% The Apartment (1960)