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.
Received the 2004 J.G. Taylor Spink Award, the highest honor given by the Baseball Writers Association of America, which was presented during the National Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony in 2005. The winners are displayed in a Hall of Fame exhibit. Suffered a ruptured brain aneurysm on June 27, 2006, and was hospitalized until July 18, 2006. With Theo Epstein, cohosts the Hot Stove Cool Music concert, which benefits the Foundation to Be Named Later, a fund-raising charity to benefit nonprofits for disadvantaged children in the Boston area. An ardent music fan who also plays electric guitar. Released an album in 2006 titled Never Slow Down, Never Grow Old, the proceeds of which benefit Foundation to Be Named Later.