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