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.
Started participating in amateur singing competitions at the age of 15. Began her career as a Kundiman singer at the Palace Theater in Manila. Toured Philippines with a bodabil troupe for 4 years, from 1930 to 1934. Also worked as a radio voice artist before gaining fame as a comedian. Kept performing comedy skits at the Life Theater in Quiapo and the Manila Grand Opera House in Manila even during World War II. In 1997, was hospitalized after being diagnosed with pneumonia. Was diagnosed with gallstones 1998, but doctors refused to perform surgery, as she was 85 years old and might not be able to recover from the operation.