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.
Slovakian filmmaker and actor Juraj Herz began directing films in 1965 with Sberne Survosti/The Junk Shop (1965). Herz initially studied photography at an art school in Bratislava from 1951 to 1954. He then enrolled at Prague's film school, DAMU, to study puppetry. Following his graduation in 1958, Herz worked in Prague as a director and actor in the theater. In 1961, he joined the Barrandov Film Studio and five years later made his directorial debut with Sberne Surovosti/The Junk Shop (1965). In addition to a prolific career as a director, Herz often appears as an actor in the films of others.