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30 Most Popular Movies Right Now

Discover the top, most popular movies available now! Across theaters, streaming, and on-demand, these are the movies Rotten Tomatoes users are checking out at this very moment, like Predator prequel Prey, latest Jordan Peele freak-out Nope, and Brad Pitt action-comedy Bullet Train — see our guide to the best assassin movies ever.

New movies debuting this week: Day Shift (Netflix), Emily the Criminal, Fall, Laal Singh Chaddha, Mack & Rita, Rogue Agent.

Check back weekly for latest updates to the charts. (And also check out the most popular TV shows out right now!) Alex Vo

#1

Prey (2022)
93%

#1
Adjusted Score: 104122%
Critics Consensus: The rare action thriller that spikes adrenaline without skimping on character development, Prey is a Predator prequel done right.
Synopsis: Set in the Comanche Nation 300 years ago, "Prey" is the story of a young woman, Naru, a fierce and... [More]
Directed By: Dan Trachtenberg

#2

Bullet Train (2022)
53%

#2
Adjusted Score: 68659%
Critics Consensus: Bullet Train's colorful cast and high-speed action are almost enough to keep things going after the story runs out of track.
Synopsis: In Bullet Train, Brad Pitt stars as Ladybug, an unlucky assassin determined to do his job peacefully after one too... [More]
Directed By: David Leitch

#3

Nope (2022)
82%

#3
Adjusted Score: 101593%
Critics Consensus: Admirable for its originality and ambition even when its reach exceeds its grasp, Nope adds Spielbergian spectacle to Jordan Peele's growing arsenal.
Synopsis: Two siblings who run a California horse ranch discover something wonderful and sinister in the skies above, and the owner... [More]
Directed By: Jordan Peele

#4

Day Shift (2022)
58%

#4
Adjusted Score: 60798%
Critics Consensus: Game stars and an appealingly goofy premise aren't enough to make up for Day Shift's uninspired action-comedy hijinks.
Synopsis: Jamie Foxx stars as a hard working blue collar dad who just wants to provide a good life for his... [More]
Directed By: J.J. Perry

#5
#5
Adjusted Score: 97435%
Critics Consensus: Impeccably cast and smartly written, Bodies Bodies Bodies is an uncommonly well-done whodunit.
Synopsis: When a group of 20-somethings gets stuck at a remote mansion during a hurricane, a party game gone very, very... [More]
Directed By: Halina Reijn

#6
#6
Adjusted Score: 98694%
Critics Consensus: A taut thriller that contains a wealth of social commentary, Emily the Criminal is stolen by Aubrey Plaza's terrific work in the title role.
Synopsis: Emily (Aubrey Plaza) is saddled with student debt and locked out of the job market due to a minor criminal... [More]
Directed By: John Patton Ford

#7

Elvis (2022)
78%

#7
Adjusted Score: 97779%
Critics Consensus: The standard rock biopic formula gets all shook up in Elvis, with Baz Luhrmann's dazzling energy and style perfectly complemented by Austin Butler's outstanding lead performance.
Synopsis: The film explores the life and music of Elvis Presley (Austin Butler), seen through the prism of his complicated relationship... [More]
Directed By: Baz Luhrmann

#8

Fall (2022)
73%

#8
Adjusted Score: 75274%
Critics Consensus: Fundamentally absurd yet as evocatively minimalist as its title, Fall is a sustained adrenaline rush for viewers willing to suspend disbelief.
Synopsis: For best friends Becky (Grace Caroline Currey) and Hunter (Virginia Gardner), life is all about conquering fears and pushing limits.... [More]
Directed By: Scott Mann

#9
#9
Adjusted Score: 60446%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.
Synopsis: A simple man embarks on an extraordinary journey.... [More]
Directed By: Advait Chandan

#10

Thirteen Lives (2022)
87%

#10
Adjusted Score: 94265%
Critics Consensus: Steadily helmed by director Ron Howard, Thirteen Lives offers an incomplete but still gripping dramatization of an incredible true story.
Synopsis: Thirteen Lives recounts the incredible true story of the tremendous global effort to rescue a Thai soccer team who become... [More]
Directed By: Ron Howard

#11

Uncharted (2022)
41%

#11
Adjusted Score: 53487%
Critics Consensus: Promisingly cast but misleadingly titled, Uncharted mines its bestselling source material to produce a disappointing echo of superior adventure films.
Synopsis: Street-smart thief Nathan Drake (Tom Holland) is recruited by seasoned treasure hunter Victor "Sully" Sullivan (Mark Wahlberg) to recover a... [More]
Directed By: Ruben Fleischer

#12
#12
Adjusted Score: 87584%
Critics Consensus: In some ways, Thor: Love and Thunder feels like Ragnarok redux -- but overall, it offers enough fast-paced fun to make this a worthy addition to the MCU.
Synopsis: "Thor: Love and Thunder" finds Thor (Chris Hemsworth) on a journey unlike anything he's ever faced -- a quest for... [More]
Directed By: Taika Waititi

#13

The Black Phone (2021)
82%

#13
Adjusted Score: 95093%
Critics Consensus: The Black Phone might have been even more frightening, but it remains an entertaining, well-acted adaptation of scarily good source material.
Synopsis: Finney, a shy but clever 13-year-old boy, is abducted by a sadistic killer and trapped in a soundproof basement where... [More]
Directed By: Scott Derrickson

#14
#14
Adjusted Score: 43625%
Critics Consensus: Daisy Edgar-Jones gives it her all, but Where the Crawdads Sing is ultimately unable to distill its source material into a tonally coherent drama.
Synopsis: From the best-selling novel comes a captivating mystery. Where the Crawdads Sing tells the story of Kya, an abandoned girl... [More]
Directed By: Olivia Newman

#15

Purple Hearts (2022)
33%

#15
Adjusted Score: 33040%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.
Synopsis: In spite of their many differences, struggling singer-songwriter Cassie (Sofia Carson) and Luke (Nicholas Galitzine), a marine with a troubled... [More]

#16

The Gray Man (2022)
46%

#16
Adjusted Score: 59464%
Critics Consensus: The Gray Man has the star-studded outline of an entertaining action thriller, but it's filled in with lukewarm leftovers from far better films.
Synopsis: When the CIA's top asset -- his identity known to no one -- uncovers agency secrets, he triggers a global... [More]
Directed By: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo

#17
Adjusted Score: 112021%
Critics Consensus: Led by an outstanding Michelle Yeoh, Everything Everywhere All at Once lives up to its title with an expertly calibrated assault on the senses.
Synopsis: When an interdimensional rupture unravels reality, an unlikely hero must channel her newfound powers to fight bizarre and bewildering dangers... [More]

#18
#18
Adjusted Score: 120085%
Critics Consensus: Top Gun: Maverick pulls off a feat even trickier than a 4G inverted dive, delivering a long-belated sequel that surpasses its predecessor in wildly entertaining style.
Synopsis: After more than thirty years of service as one of the Navy’s top aviators, Pete “Maverick” Mitchell (Tom Cruise) is... [More]
Directed By: Joseph Kosinski

#19

Mack & Rita (2022)
26%

#19
Adjusted Score: 26714%
Critics Consensus: Diane Keaton gives Mack & Rita her all, but this cloying comedy lets her down at nearly every turn.
Synopsis: When 30-year-old self-proclaimed homebody Mack Martin (Elizabeth Lail) reluctantly joins a Palm Springs bachelorette trip for her best friend Carla... [More]
Directed By: Katie Aselton

#20
#20
Adjusted Score: 50619%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.
Synopsis: A kid discovers the secret headquarters of a powerful superhero hidden beneath his home and must defend it with his... [More]

#21

Happening (2021)
99%

#21
Adjusted Score: 107308%
Critics Consensus: A tough but rewarding watch, Happening puts a personal face on an impossibly difficult choice and its heart-rending aftermath.
Synopsis: France, 1963. Anne is a bright young student with a promising future ahead of her. But when she falls pregnant,... [More]
Directed By: Audrey Diwan

#22

The Innocents (2021)
97%

#22
Adjusted Score: 100732%
Critics Consensus: The Innocents chillingly subverts the purity of youth in a powerfully acted thriller that lingers long after the credits roll.
Synopsis: Terror strikes when a group of Nordic children reveals mysterious powers that take a dark and violent turn.... [More]
Directed By: Eskil Vogt

#23

X (2022)
95%

#23
Adjusted Score: 104856%
Critics Consensus: A fresh spin on the classic slasher formula, X marks the spot where Ti West gets resoundingly back to his horror roots.
Synopsis: A group of actors sets out to make an adult film in rural Texas under the noses of their reclusive... [More]
Directed By: Ti West

#24

Easter Sunday (2022)
44%

#24
Adjusted Score: 45296%
Critics Consensus: Easter Sunday's refreshing representation is frustratingly undermined by stale gags and an unimaginative approach to its numbingly familiar story.
Synopsis: Stand-up comedy sensation Jo Koy (Jo Koy: In His Elements, Jo Koy: Comin' in Hot) stars as a man returning... [More]
Directed By: Jay Chandrasekhar

#25

Lightyear (2022)
75%

#25
Adjusted Score: 91562%
Critics Consensus: Lightyear settles for being a rather conventional origin story instead of reaching for the stars, but this gorgeously animated adventure ably accomplishes its mission of straightforward fun.
Synopsis: Legendary space ranger Buzz Lightyear embarks on an intergalactic adventure alongside ambitious recruits Izzy, Mo, Darby, and his robot companion,... [More]
Directed By: Angus MacLane

#26

The Sea Beast (2022)
94%

#26
Adjusted Score: 98785%
Critics Consensus: An original animated tale that's often as daring as its characters, The Sea Beast sends audiences on a voyage well worth taking.
Synopsis: In an era when terrifying beasts roamed the seas, monster hunters were celebrated heroes -- and none were more beloved... [More]
Directed By: Chris Williams

#27

Luck (2022)
49%

#27
Adjusted Score: 52197%
Critics Consensus: Luck is inoffensive enough as an animated babysitter, but there are far more original -- and entertaining -- options for its target audience.
Synopsis: From Apple Original Films and Skydance Animation comes the story of Sam Greenfield, the unluckiest person in the world! Suddenly... [More]
Directed By: Peggy Holmes

#28

Rogue Agent (2022)
70%

#28
Adjusted Score: 69908%
Critics Consensus: Even if it isn't as engaging as the real-life story that inspired it, Rogue Agent remains a well-acted and appealingly twisty suspense thriller.
Synopsis: Conman Robert Freegard poses as an undercover MI5 agent and kidnaps countless victims amidst a high-stakes manhunt, until the woman... [More]

#29
#29
Adjusted Score: 78347%
Critics Consensus: Although it never quite soars, DC League of Super-Pets is a more than satisfactory diversion for families in search of four-legged fun.
Synopsis: In "DC League of Super-Pets," Krypto the Super-Dog and Superman are inseparable best friends, sharing the same superpowers and fighting... [More]
Directed By: Jared Stern

#30
#30
Adjusted Score: 50973%
Critics Consensus: Jurassic World Dominion might be a bit of an improvement over its immediate predecessors in some respects, but this franchise has lumbered a long way down from its classic start.
Synopsis: This summer, experience the epic conclusion to the Jurassic era as two generations unite for the first time. Chris Pratt... [More]
Directed By: Colin Trevorrow