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.  100% North by Northwest (1959)
17.  97% La Grande illusion (Grand Illusion) (1938)
18.  98% King Kong (1933)
19.  100% Repulsion (1965)
20.  98% Sunset Boulevard (1950)
21.  100% Rashômon (1951)
22.  100% The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
23.  100% Rear Window (1954)
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.  96% Touch of Evil (1958)
33.  98% Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
34.  97% Vertigo (1958)
35.  100% Frankenstein (1931)
36.  99% Dr. Strangelove Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
37.  99% Rosemary's Baby (1968)
38.  100% Rebecca (1940)
39.  100% The African Queen (1951)
40.  98% The 39 Steps (1935)
41.  98% On the Waterfront (1954)
42.  100% The Last Picture Show (1971)
43.  100% The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
44.  98% Roman Holiday (1953)
45.  100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
46.  100% Battleship Potemkin (1925)
47.  98% The Lady Vanishes (1938)
48.  98% Chinatown (1974)
49.  100% The Leopard (1963)
50.  93% Gone With the Wind (1939)
51.  100% Cool Hand Luke (1967)
52.  100% The Searchers (1956)
53.  95% An American in Paris (1951)
54.  96% The Red Shoes (1948)
55.  100% The Gold Rush (1925)
56.  94% It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
57.  98% Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
58.  98% To Be or Not to Be (1942)
59.  98% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
60.  96% The Big Sleep (1946)
61.  100% Mary Poppins (1964)
62.  98% City Lights (1931)
63.  98% The French Connection (1971)
64.  98% His Girl Friday (1940)
65.  97% Barry Lyndon (1975)
66.  98% Throne of Blood (1957)
67.  96% Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
68.  94% Freaks (1932)
69.  98% Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
70.  98% Badlands (1974)
71.  98% Mean Streets (1973)
72.  98% The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
73.  96% Spartacus (1960)
74.  96% The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
75.  98% Forbidden Planet (1956)
76.  96% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
77.  98% 101 Dalmatians (1961)
78.  94% Duck Soup (1933)
79.  94% The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
80.  96% Fantasia (1940)
81.  96% Some Like It Hot (1959)
82.  94% 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
83.  95% One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
84.  98% Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
85.  95% Bringing Up Baby (1938)
86.  96% Ran (1985)
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.  94% The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
94.  96% Night of the Living Dead (1968)
95.  96% Goldfinger (1964)
96.  96% Don't Look Now (1973)
97.  96% Dr. No (1962)
98.  93% The Apartment (1960)
99.  96% From Russia With Love (1964)
100.  96% In the Heat of the Night (1967)