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.
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.
Trained on a Fulbright Grant to the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, Barbara's New York theatre work includes Landscape & Silence by Harold Pinter, Water Engine by David Mamet, Neil Simon's Brighton Beach Memoirs and Broadway Bound, Joe Chaikin's production of America Hurrah!, and Enter The Night by Marie Irene Fornes. Recent regional standouts include Long Days Journey Into Night at Dallas Theatre Center, Death Of A Salesman at San Diego Repertory, The Cripple Of Inishman at the Geffen,Wonderful World at Laguna Playhouse, Six Characters In Search Of An Author at Williamstown, and Blue Window and Sidney Bechet Killed A Man at South Coast Repertory. Favorite screen roles: the woman with 12 dogs on ER, the aged mother on Coldcase who comes to terms with her murdered son's homosexuality, Dwayne 'the rock' Johnson's mother in Walking Tall, and Kevin McKidd's mother on Journeyman.