Special Report

76 Movies With a Perfect Score from Critics

Source: Courtesy of Continental Distributing

71. Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)
> Tomato Meter rating: 100%
> Director(s): Robert Hamer
> Starring: Dennis Price, Alec Guinness
> Runtime: 1 hr. 44 min.

The film is a comedy about a man who plans to murder the eight people standing ahead of him to inherit the fortune his mother married into, but from which he was cut off.

Source: Courtesy of Arthur Mayer & Joseph Burstyn

72. Open City (1945)
> Tomato Meter rating: 100%
> Director(s): Roberto Rossellini
> Starring: Vito Annicchiarico, Anna Magnani
> Runtime: 1 hr. 43 min.

The story in “Open City” takes place in Rome in 1944 during the Nazi occupation of the city. The movie follows one of the Resistance’s leaders who tries to escape from the Nazis.

Source: Courtesy of Distributors Corporation of America

73. The Wages of Fear (1953)
> Tomato Meter rating: 100%
> Director(s): Henri-Georges Clouzot
> Starring: Yves Montand, Charles Vanel
> Runtime: 2 hr. 18 min.

A thriller that follows four people — two sets of drivers — who transport urgently needed nitroglycerine to a remote South American jungle oil field.

Source: Courtesy of Lopert Pictures Corporation

74. Nights of Cabiria (1957)
> Tomato Meter rating: 100%
> Director(s): Federico Fellini
> Starring: Giulietta Masina, François Périer
> Runtime: 1 hr. 57 min.

An eternally optimistic prostitute wanders the streets of Rome looking for true love — unsuccessfully.

Source: Courtesy of GathrFilms

75. More Than Honey (2012)
> Tomato Meter rating: 100%
> Director(s): Markus Imhoof
> Starring: Fred Jaggi, Liane Singer
> Runtime: 1 hr. 31 min.

An in-depth look at the world’s declining bee population and the potential consequences on life as we know it.

Source: Courtesy of Variance Films

76. Sound City (2013)
> Tomato Meter rating: 100%
> Director(s): Dave Grohl
> Starring: Dave Grohl, Joe Barresi
> Runtime: 1 hr. 48 min.

Directed by Dave Grohl, the frontman of Foo Fighters and former drummer for Nirvana, “Sound City” is about the recording studio of the same name in Van Nuys, California, told through various artists and producers.

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