Top 100 Mystery & Suspense Movies - Rotten Tomatoes

Top 100 Mystery & Suspense 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.  98% Get Out (2017)
3.  99% The Third Man (1949)
4.  100% The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari) (1920)
5.  95% A Quiet Place (2018)
6.  97% Spotlight (2015)
7.  94% Arrival (2016)
8.  100% Laura (1944)
9.  100% The Maltese Falcon (1941)
10.  96% Argo (2012)
11.  96% Psycho (1960)
12.  97% Alien (1979)
13.  99% North by Northwest (1959)
14.  99% The Night of the Hunter (1955)
15.  100% Rear Window (1954)
16.  100% Rebecca (1940)
17.  98% Taxi Driver (1976)
18.  100% M (1931)
19.  97% Hell or High Water (2016)
20.  96% Touch of Evil (1958)
21.  96% The 39 Steps (1935)
22.  96% Vertigo (1958)
23.  98% Jaws (1975)
24.  98% The Babadook (2014)
25.  98% The Lady Vanishes (1938)
26.  97% The Big Sleep (1946)
27.  99% Chinatown (1974)
28.  98% Repulsion (1965)
29.  96% Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2 (2011)
30.  98% Rashômon (1951)
31.  96% High Noon (1952)
32.  100% The Wages of Fear (1953)
33.  99% L.A. Confidential (1997)
34.  92% Skyfall (2012)
35.  98% Strangers on a Train (1951)
36.  97% The Godfather, Part II (1974)
37.  98% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
38.  95% Nightcrawler (2014)
39.  100% Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
40.  88% The Post (2018)
41.  98% Notorious (1946)
42.  97% Rosemary's Baby (1968)
43.  98% In a Lonely Place (1950)
44.  94% Freaks (1932)
45.  97% Don't Look Now (1973)
46.  98% Badlands (1974)
47.  96% The Salesman (Forushande) (2017)
48.  95% Casino Royale (2006)
49.  98% Eyes Without a Face (1962)
50.  98% Forbidden Planet (1956)
51.  96% Halloween (1978)
52.  96% The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
53.  98% The Conversation (1974)
54.  98% Kiss Me Deadly (1955)
55.  97% Goldfinger (1964)
56.  98% 101 Dalmatians (1961)
57.  94% All Is Lost (2013)
58.  95% Eye In The Sky (2016)
59.  95% Le Cercle Rouge (1970)
60.  93% Looper (2012)
61.  93% No Country for Old Men (2007)
62.  98% Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)
63.  94% Blood Simple (1984)
64.  96% Peeping Tom (1960)
65.  91% Bridge of Spies (2015)
66.  98% Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)
67.  92% Searching (2018)
68.  95% Blue Velvet (1986)
69.  96% The Fugitive (1993)
70.  92% Sicario (2015)
71.  92% Ex Machina (2015)
72.  96% The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
73.  97% Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
74.  90% 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016)
75.  96% To Catch a Thief (1955)
76.  86% It (2017)
77.  96% L'Avventura (1960)
78.  91% Jurassic Park (1993)
79.  98% Diva (1981)
80.  95% The Birds (1963)
81.  96% In the Heat of the Night (1967)
82.  91% The Cabin in the Woods (2012)
83.  93% Elevator to the Gallows (Ascenseur pour l'échafaud) (1958)
84.  96% In the Line of Fire (1993)
85.  98% The Vanishing (Spoorloos) (1988)
86.  100% Wake in Fright (2012)
87.  96% Blue Ruin (2014)
88.  98% Three Colors: Blue (Trois Couleurs: Bleu) (1993)
89.  87% Gone Girl (2014)
90.  95% Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
91.  92% The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
92.  95% Dr. No (1962)
93.  95% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
94.  98% Body Heat (1981)
95.  91% Mandy (2018)
96.  98% The Killer (1989)
97.  92% Drag Me to Hell (2009)
98.  96% A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)
99.  91% The Departed (2006)
100.  87% The Dark Knight Rises (2012)