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List Rules The highest rated movies of 1987, according to the aggregated ratings at www.rottentomatoes.com

Here is a list of the top 50 highest rated movies from Rotten Tomatoes for 1987. The list is comprised of popular box office movies, along with independent films as rated on Rotten Tomatoes website for the year 1987. The list answers the question, “What is the highest rated movie of 1987, according to Rotten Tomatoes?” The 1987 movies with 20 or more critic reviews compete for the top spot on Rotten Tomatoes website based on their Tomatometer Scores. The top critics are generally those that write for a notable newspaper and to be a critic for the site, the original review must be popular and get a certain amount of ‘likes’ regardless of whether the review is positive or negative. Each of the 50 highest rated movies of 1987 has a picture of the movie next to the title so that readers can see what the film looks like. Each film also lists the name of the director, or directors, which worked on the movie.Rotten Tomatoes is not just about the highest rated movies of a certain year, but also offers reviews, information, and news pertaining to movies that are just released or have been in the theater.

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The Princess Bride is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
The Princess Bride Rob Reiner

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Evil Dead II is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Evil Dead II Sam Raimi

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Wings of Desire is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Wings of Desire Wim Wenders

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Broadcast News is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Broadcast News James L. Brooks

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Full Metal Jacket is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Full Metal Jacket Stanley Kubrick

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Planes, Trains and Automobiles is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987

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Moonstruck is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Moonstruck Norman Jewison

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The Last Emperor is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
The Last Emperor Bernardo Bertolucci

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Raising Arizona is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Raising Arizona Ethan Coen, Joel Coen

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RoboCop is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
RoboCop Paul Verhoeven

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Near Dark is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Near Dark Kathryn Bigelow

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Lethal Weapon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Lethal Weapon Richard Donner

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The Untouchables is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
The Untouchables Brian De Palma

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Wall Street is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Wall Street Oliver Stone

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Fatal Attraction is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Fatal Attraction Adrian Lyne

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Predator is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Predator John McTiernan

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The Lost Boys is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
The Lost Boys Joel Schumacher

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Dirty Dancing is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Dirty Dancing Emile Ardolino

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Babette's Feast is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Babette's Feast Gabriel Axel

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House of Games is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
House of Games David Mamet

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Au revoir, les enfants is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987

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La Bamba is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
La Bamba Luis Valdez

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Withnail and I is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Withnail and I Bruce Robinson

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Matewan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Matewan John Sayles

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No Way Out is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
No Way Out Roger Donaldson

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Prick Up Your Ears is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Prick Up Your Ears Stephen Frears

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The Dead is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
The Dead John Huston

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Good Morning, Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Good Morning, Vietnam Barry Levinson

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Roxanne is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Roxanne Fred Schepisi

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Radio Days is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Radio Days Woody Allen

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Hollywood Shuffle is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Hollywood Shuffle Robert Townsend

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The Stepfather is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
The Stepfather Joseph Ruben

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Empire of the Sun is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Empire of the Sun Steven Spielberg

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Wish You Were Here is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Wish You Were Here David Leland

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Innerspace is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Rotten Tomatoes Highest Rated Movies 1987
Innerspace Joe Dante