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.  98% A Hard Day's Night (1964)
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.  97% La Grande illusion (Grand Illusion) (1938)
16.  100% North by Northwest (1959)
17.  100% Repulsion (1965)
18.  98% Sunset Boulevard (1950)
19.  98% King Kong (1933)
20.  100% The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
21.  100% Rear Window (1954)
22.  100% Rashômon (1951)
23.  96% Psycho (1960)
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% All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
29.  100% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959)
30.  100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957)
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% Rebecca (1940)
34.  99% Rosemary's Baby (1968)
35.  100% Frankenstein (1931)
36.  97% Vertigo (1958)
37.  96% Touch of Evil (1958)
38.  98% The 39 Steps (1935)
39.  94% Gone With the Wind (1939)
40.  100% The Last Picture Show (1971)
41.  100% The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
42.  98% Roman Holiday (1953)
43.  98% On the Waterfront (1954)
44.  100% Battleship Potemkin (1925)
45.  100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
46.  97% Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
47.  98% The Lady Vanishes (1938)
48.  100% The Leopard (1963)
49.  98% Chinatown (1974)
50.  100% Cool Hand Luke (1967)
51.  95% An American in Paris (1951)
52.  100% The Searchers (1956)
53.  100% The Gold Rush (1925)
54.  94% It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
55.  96% The Red Shoes (1948)
56.  98% Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
57.  100% Mary Poppins (1964)
58.  96% The Big Sleep (1946)
59.  98% To Be or Not to Be (1942)
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.  96% Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
65.  98% Throne of Blood (1957)
66.  97% Barry Lyndon (1975)
67.  94% Freaks (1932)
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.  96% The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
74.  98% Forbidden Planet (1956)
75.  96% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
76.  98% 101 Dalmatians (1961)
77.  94% The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
78.  94% Duck Soup (1933)
79.  96% Fantasia (1940)
80.  94% 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
81.  95% The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
82.  96% Some Like It Hot (1959)
83.  96% Ran (1985)
84.  95% Bringing Up Baby (1938)
85.  98% Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
86.  96% Peeping Tom (1960)
87.  95% One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
88.  98% A Fistful of Dollars (Per un Pugno di Dollari) (1964)
89.  96% The Birds (1963)
90.  96% Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
91.  94% Paths of Glory (1957)
92.  96% Goldfinger (1964)
93.  94% The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
94.  96% Night of the Living Dead (1968)
95.  96% Don't Look Now (1973)
96.  96% Dr. No (1962)
97.  96% From Russia With Love (1964)
98.  93% The Apartment (1960)
99.  95% L'Avventura (1960)
100.  95% To Catch a Thief (1955)