Official Rotten Tomatoes' Critic Database Top 200 Films of All Time

I took all of the ratings from over 5,000 Rotten Tomatoes approved critics from all across the world and averaged out their scores for every film ever made, and this was the result. How many have you seen? The average score, out of 10 points, can be seen by clicking on the notes. Keep in mind that this ranking is not my opinion, it is taken from all a database of professional critics. *In the coming weeks, I will use this data to publish other lists of this style (such as best of 2020, this decade, genre films, miniseries, documentaries, etc) so follow me if you are looking forward to any of those lists!*
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  • Tokyo Story

    1

  • The Godfather: Part II

    2

  • The Rules of the Game

    3

  • Citizen Kane

    4

  • A Brighter Summer Day

    5

  • The Wizard of Oz

    6

  • Casablanca

    7

  • Grand Illusion

    8

  • Parasite

    9

  • The Bridge on the River Kwai

    10

  • Seven Samurai

    11

  • The 400 Blows

    12

  • Ali: Fear Eats the Soul

    13

  • Chinatown

    14

  • The Third Man

    15

  • A Man Escaped

    16

  • Sunset Boulevard

    17

  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

    18

  • The Godfather

    19

  • Apocalypse Now

    20

  • Singin' in the Rain

    21

  • Lawrence of Arabia

    22

  • All About Eve

    23

  • Rashomon

    24

  • M

    25

  • Boyhood

    26

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    27

  • Au Hasard Balthazar

    28

  • Stagecoach

    29

  • Raiders of the Lost Ark

    30

  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

    31

  • Pulp Fiction

    32

  • On the Waterfront

    33

  • Psycho

    34

  • Jaws

    35

  • La Dolce Vita

    36

  • Battleship Potemkin

    37

  • Nomadland

    38

  • Do the Right Thing

    39

  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

    40

  • All Quiet on the Western Front

    41

  • Bicycle Thieves

    42

  • The Bride of Frankenstein

    43

  • It Happened One Night

    44

  • Duck Soup

    45

  • The Seventh Seal

    46

  • Mirror

    47

  • Kind Hearts and Coronets

    48

  • The Leopard

    49

  • Aguirre, the Wrath of God

    50

  • Invasion of the Body Snatchers

    51

  • Metropolis

    52

  • Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce 1080 Bruxelles

    53

  • Grave of the Fireflies

    54

  • City Lights

    55

  • The Passion of Joan of Arc

    56

  • The Last Picture Show

    57

  • Pinocchio

    58

  • The General

    59

  • Persona

    60

  • All the President's Men

    61

  • Rome, Open City

    62

  • Alien

    63

  • Pather Panchali

    64

  • Annie Hall

    65

  • The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

    66

  • The Night of the Hunter

    67

  • The Battle of Algiers

    68

  • The Maltese Falcon

    69

  • Taxi Driver

    70

  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

    71

  • Minari

    72

  • Das Boot

    73

  • Nosferatu

    74

  • North by Northwest

    75

  • Raging Bull

    76

  • Jules and Jim

    77

  • The World of Apu

    78

  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind

    79

  • The Red Shoes

    80

  • His Girl Friday

    81

  • Schindler's List

    82

  • The Exterminating Angel

    83

  • Modern Times

    84

  • King Kong

    85

  • Some Like It Hot

    86

  • GoodFellas

    87

  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    88

  • Aliens

    89

  • Once Upon a Time in the West

    90

  • Double Indemnity

    91

  • The Social Network

    92

  • Toy Story

    93

  • Last and First Men

    94

  • Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion

    95

  • The Phantom Carriage

    96

  • The Adventures of Robin Hood

    97

  • Moonlight

    98

  • The Tale

    99

  • Gravity

    100