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.  99% The Battle of Algiers (La Battaglia di Algeri) (1967)
8.  97% La Grande illusion (Grand Illusion) (1938)
9.  100% Repulsion (1965)
10.  100% The Maltese Falcon (1941)
11.  96% Gravity (2013)
12.  98% Sunset Boulevard (1950)
13.  100% Rear Window (1954)
14.  100% Rashômon (1951)
15.  96% 12 Years a Slave (2013)
16.  98% Moonlight (2016)
17.  99% Selma (2015)
18.  99% Taxi Driver (1976)
19.  96% Spotlight (2015)
20.  100% M (1931)
21.  96% Argo (2012)
22.  100% Seven Samurai (Shichinin no Samurai) (1956)
23.  100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
24.  100% All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
25.  100% The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959)
26.  98% Bicycle Thieves (Ladri di biciclette) (1949)
27.  97% Army of Shadows (L'Armée des ombres) (1969)
28.  100% 12 Angry Men (Twelve Angry Men) (1957)
29.  98% A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
30.  98% The Night of the Hunter (1955)
31.  100% Rebecca (1940)
32.  100% The Conformist (1970)
33.  98% Hell or High Water (2016)
34.  97% Vertigo (1958)
35.  96% Touch of Evil (1958)
36.  98% The Wrestler (2008)
37.  99% L.A. Confidential (1997)
38.  98% The Hurt Locker (2009)
39.  94% The Dark Knight (2008)
40.  98% The Babadook (2014)
41.  94% Gone With the Wind (1939)
42.  100% Open City (1946)
43.  100% Tokyo Story (Tôkyô monogatari) (1953)
44.  97% Brooklyn (2015)
45.  95% Star Trek (2009)
46.  100% The Last Picture Show (1971)
47.  100% The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
48.  100% The Wages of Fear (1953)
49.  93% La La Land (2016)
50.  98% Roman Holiday (1953)
51.  98% On the Waterfront (1954)
52.  94% Arrival (2016)
53.  96% Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2 (2011)
54.  97% The Godfather, Part II (1974)
55.  97% Jaws (1975)
56.  96% Manchester by the Sea (2016)
57.  100% Battleship Potemkin (1925)
58.  100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
59.  97% Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
60.  100% The Leopard (1963)
61.  98% Chinatown (1974)
62.  100% Cool Hand Luke (1967)
63.  98% Mr. Turner (2014)
64.  97% La Dolce Vita (1960)
65.  100% The Searchers (1956)
66.  94% It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
67.  98% Before Midnight (2013)
68.  95% Creed (2015)
69.  98% Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
70.  96% The Social Network (2010)
71.  97% Apocalypse Now (1979)
72.  93% Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
73.  99% Short Term 12 (2013)
74.  96% The Red Shoes (1948)
75.  98% Let the Right One In (2008)
76.  94% Whiplash (2014)
77.  96% The Artist (2011)
78.  98% The Wild Bunch (1969)
79.  98% To Be or Not to Be (1942)
80.  98% Mud (2013)
81.  96% The Big Sleep (1946)
82.  98% Love & Friendship (2016)
83.  98% City Lights (1931)
84.  98% The French Connection (1971)
85.  95% Nightcrawler (2014)
86.  98% The Rules of the Game (La règle du jeu) (1939)
87.  95% Her (2013)
88.  94% Room (2015)
89.  94% Iron Man (2008)
90.  96% Double Indemnity (1944)
91.  96% Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
92.  97% Breathless (1961)
93.  98% The Discreet Charm Of The Bourgeoisie (Le Charme Discret de la Bourgeoisie) (1972)
94.  95% Beauty and The Beast (La Belle et la bête) (1946)
95.  97% Barry Lyndon (1975)
96.  98% Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
97.  98% Throne of Blood (1957)
98.  99% Leviathan (2014)
99.  94% Freaks (1932)
100.  98% His Girl Friday (1940)