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.
Composer and bandleader Calvin Jackson worked for MGM as an assistant musical director to George Stoll on such films as Meet Me in St. Louis and The Unsinkable Molly Brown. A native of Philadelphia, Jackson has studied music in New York and at Julliard. Just prior to hooking up with MGM, he had his own band. In the '50s, he founded a jazz band and began touring, recording, and composing.