The Tomatometer rating – based on the published opinions of hundreds of film and
television critics – is a trusted measurement of movie and TV programming quality
for millions of moviegoers. It represents the percentage of professional critic reviews
that are positive for a given film or television show.
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The Tomatometer is 60% or higher.
The Tomatometer is 59% or lower.
The Tomatometer is 75% or higher, with 40 reviews (movies) or 20 reviews (TV). At least 5 reviews from Top Critics.
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Mansaku Itami's bitingly satirical films rebuked the tired conventions of the samurai genre and, along with Daisuke Ito and Sadao Yamanaka, reinvented the period film. Like Yamanaka, Itami was one of the leading popularizers of tendency films, a genre specific to Japanese cinema which…