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.
Audiences may recall Legend of Disney honoree Lawrence Lansburgh as the animal lover who featured every critter from hounds to horses in the numerous films he produced and directed.The son of an architect, San Francisco native Lansburgh got his big break performing stunt work in the films of legendary director Cecil B. Demille. Joining the company of the mouse in the mid-'40s, Lansburgh rose to fame as the director of numerous Disney productions, including the Academy Award-nominated short Catdog. Lansburgh would later go on to win Oscars for his short film The Wetback Hound in 1958 and The Horse With the Flying Tail in 1961. Quickly gaining stature at Disney, Lansburgh worked on many of the studio's productions before directing several episodes of television's The Wide World of Disney between the mid-'50s and early '70s. Presented the honor of being knighted a Legend of Disney in October 1998, Lansburgh's substantial contributions to the studio were recognized in a special ceremony at Disney Studios.Wildlife enthusiast and filmmaker Lawrence Lansburgh died at his Eagle Point, OR, horse ranch in late March 2001. He was 89.