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.
Before becoming a director, Michael Bartlett spent many years as a member of the German Symphony Orchestra Berlin. Bartlett made his film debut with Konzert für die Rechte Hand (1986). A native of Salinas, California, Bartlett learned musicianship at the California Institute of the Arts, at the New York campus of Julliard's Music School and at the Nordwestdeutsche Musikacademie in Detmold. Between 1988-89, Bartlett learned about filmmaking at the American Film Institute. While there, he has made several short films. Bartlett's other feature films include Engel Wider Wiln - Die Welt der Kastrraten (1982), and En Todliches Verhaltnis (1977).