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.
From the Critics
From RT Users Like You!
The Tomatometer is 60% or higher.
The Tomatometer is 59% or lower.
Movies and TV shows are Certified Fresh with a steady Tomatometer of 75% or higher after a set amount of reviews (80 for wide-release movies, 40 for limited-release movies, 20 for TV shows), including 5 reviews from Top Critics.
Percentage of users who rate a movie or TV show positively.
Hanks' portrays Langdon in a very subdued, almost passionless, manner, making him a quiet intellectual who walks slowly through the world around him, seemingly under a barrage of symbols that he sees so clearly. Ian McKellen, on the other hand, exudes the
Though not as much is explained as in the book and there's not the same wealth of background material, you get enough of a sense of what's going on in The Da Vinci Code to make for a solid mystery-thriller.
In a behind the scenes feature, author Brown explains that Howard cast Hanks because he's "an actor the audience loves to watch think." Howard discloses the hidden Grail messages in the film and claims that "women really dug Hanks' long wavy hair."