Top 100 Drama Movies - Rotten Tomatoes

Top 100 Drama 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.  100% Citizen Kane (1941)
2.  100% All About Eve (1950)
3.  99% The Godfather (1972)
4.  99% Metropolis (1927)
5.  97% Casablanca (1942)
6.  98% Boyhood (2014)
7.  98% Moonlight (2016)
8.  97% La Grande illusion (Grand Illusion) (1938)
9.  99% The Battle of Algiers (La Battaglia di Algeri) (1967)
10.  100% Repulsion (1965)
11.  96% Gravity (2013)
12.  100% The Maltese Falcon (1941)
13.  96% 12 Years a Slave (2013)
14.  98% Sunset Boulevard (1950)
15.  100% Rear Window (1954)
16.  100% Rashômon (1951)
17.  96% Spotlight (2015)
18.  99% Taxi Driver (1976)
19.  99% Selma (2015)
20.  96% Argo (2012)
21.  100% M (1931)
22.  100% Seven Samurai (Shichinin no Samurai) (1956)
23.  100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
24.  97% Alien (1979)
25.  100% All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
26.  100% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959)
27.  98% Bicycle Thieves (Ladri di biciclette) (1949)
28.  97% Army of Shadows (L'Armée des ombres) (1969)
29.  100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957)
30.  98% A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
31.  98% Hell or High Water (2016)
32.  98% The Night of the Hunter (1955)
33.  100% Rebecca (1940)
34.  100% The Conformist (1970)
35.  97% Vertigo (1958)
36.  96% Touch of Evil (1958)
37.  92% Logan (2017)
38.  98% The Wrestler (2008)
39.  96% Manchester by the Sea (2016)
40.  99% L.A. Confidential (1997)
41.  94% The Dark Knight (2008)
42.  98% The Babadook (2014)
43.  93% La La Land (2016)
44.  98% The Hurt Locker (2009)
45.  94% Arrival (2016)
46.  94% Gone With the Wind (1939)
47.  97% Brooklyn (2015)
48.  100% Open City (1946)
49.  100% Tokyo Story (Tôkyô monogatari) (1953)
50.  95% Star Trek (2009)
51.  100% The Last Picture Show (1971)
52.  100% The Wages of Fear (1953)
53.  100% The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
54.  98% Roman Holiday (1953)
55.  98% On the Waterfront (1954)
56.  96% Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2 (2011)
57.  97% The Godfather, Part II (1974)
58.  97% Jaws (1975)
59.  100% Battleship Potemkin (1925)
60.  100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
61.  97% Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
62.  100% The Leopard (1963)
63.  98% Chinatown (1974)
64.  100% Cool Hand Luke (1967)
65.  98% Mr. Turner (2014)
66.  97% La Dolce Vita (1960)
67.  100% The Searchers (1956)
68.  95% Creed (2015)
69.  94% It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
70.  98% Before Midnight (2013)
71.  98% Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
72.  96% The Social Network (2010)
73.  97% Apocalypse Now (1979)
74.  99% Short Term 12 (2013)
75.  93% Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
76.  96% The Artist (2011)
77.  96% The Red Shoes (1948)
78.  94% Whiplash (2014)
79.  98% Let the Right One In (2008)
80.  96% The Big Sleep (1946)
81.  98% Love & Friendship (2016)
82.  98% Mud (2013)
83.  98% To Be or Not to Be (1942)
84.  97% The Salesman (Forushande) (2017)
85.  93% Hidden Figures (2017)
86.  95% Her (2013)
87.  98% City Lights (1931)
88.  98% The French Connection (1971)
89.  95% Nightcrawler (2014)
90.  94% Room (2015)
91.  98% The Rules of the Game (La règle du jeu) (1939)
92.  94% Iron Man (2008)
93.  96% Double Indemnity (1944)
94.  96% Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
95.  98% His Girl Friday (1940)
96.  95% Beauty and The Beast (La Belle et la bête) (1946)
97.  98% The Discreet Charm Of The Bourgeoisie (Le Charme Discret de la Bourgeoisie) (1972)
98.  97% Barry Lyndon (1975)
99.  98% Throne of Blood (1957)
100.  97% Breathless (1961)