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.  99% It Happened One Night (1934)
2.  98% Modern Times (1936)
3.  99% Citizen Kane (1941)
4.  99% The Wizard of Oz (1939)
5.  99% Casablanca (1942)
6.  99% All About Eve (1950)
7.  100% The Philadelphia Story (1940)
8.  99% The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari) (1920)
9.  100% Rebecca (1940)
10.  98% Rear Window (1954)
11.  97% A Night at the Opera (1935)
12.  100% Seven Samurai (Shichinin no Samurai) (1956)
13.  99% The Third Man (1949)
14.  97% La Grande illusion (Grand Illusion) (1938)
15.  98% All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
16.  100% Singin' in the Rain (1952)
17.  96% An American in Paris (1951)
18.  98% Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
19.  99% On the Waterfront (1954)
20.  97% North by Northwest (1959)
21.  98% The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
22.  100% The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
23.  100% The Kid (1921)
24.  97% Nosferatu, a Symphony of Horror (Nosferatu, eine Symphonie des Grauens) (Nosferatu the Vampire) (1922)
25.  98% King Kong (1933)
26.  100% Laura (1944)
27.  96% Psycho (1960)
28.  100% Shadow of a Doubt (1943)
29.  99% Sunset Boulevard (1950)
30.  98% A Hard Day's Night (1964)
31.  100% Top Hat (1935)
32.  97% Metropolis (1927)
33.  100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957)
34.  98% The Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
35.  100% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959)
36.  100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
37.  98% The Lady Vanishes (1938)
38.  99% Chinatown (1974)
39.  100% The Lady Eve (1941)
40.  98% A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
41.  98% Dr. Strangelove Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
42.  98% The French Connection (1971)
43.  98% The Thin Man (1934)
44.  96% The 39 Steps (1935)
45.  95% Touch of Evil (1958)
46.  100% Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)
47.  98% Rashômon (1951)
48.  100% Frankenstein (1931)
49.  98% His Girl Friday (1940)
50.  94% Vertigo (1958)
51.  100% The Gold Rush (1925)
52.  100% Battleship Potemkin (1925)
53.  94% It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
54.  93% Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
55.  100% The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
56.  100% The Last Picture Show (1971)
57.  98% Scarface (1932)
58.  97% The Big Sleep (1946)
59.  97% The Red Shoes (1948)
60.  99% Goldfinger (1964)
61.  100% Cool Hand Luke (1967)
62.  100% Stagecoach (1939)
63.  98% City Lights (1931)
64.  100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
65.  98% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
66.  98% Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
67.  97% Roman Holiday (1953)
68.  98% The Passion of Joan of Arc (La Passion de Jeanne d'Arc) (1928)
69.  95% Freaks (1932)
70.  98% The African Queen (1951)
71.  100% Rio Bravo (1959)
72.  98% In a Lonely Place (1950)
73.  92% 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
74.  97% Night of the Living Dead (1968)
75.  98% The Lost Weekend (1945)
76.  96% Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
77.  95% The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
78.  98% Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
79.  98% Detour (1945)
80.  96% Rosemary's Baby (1968)
81.  98% Home of the Brave (1949)
82.  95% Paths of Glory (1957)
83.  90% Gone With the Wind (1939)
84.  95% The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
85.  98% 101 Dalmatians (1961)
86.  98% Gun Crazy (Deadly Is the Female) (1950)
87.  98% The Leopard (1963)
88.  97% Badlands (1974)
89.  95% Repulsion (1965)
90.  98% Kiss Me Deadly (1955)
91.  94% One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
92.  98% Children of Paradise (Les Enfants du Paradis) (1946)
93.  98% Marty (1955)
94.  95% Stormy Weather (1943)
95.  97% The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
96.  94% The Invisible Man (1933)
97.  96% Der Blaue Engel (The Blue Angel) (1930)
98.  98% Mary Poppins (1964)
99.  96% Ran (1985)
100.  98% A Fistful of Dollars (Per un Pugno di Dollari) (1964)