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.
Filmmaker Edward A. Blatt was born in Russia but raised in the U.S. Before becoming a film director, he was a playwright and producer of theatrical productions. In 1932 he became an associate producer at Paramount. Eight years later he began working for Warner Brothers as a dialogue director and became a full-fledged director within a few years. After making a few films, he returned to the stage and eventually became a television producer.