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.
Tom Waldman had a busy career writing for both television and films. Following military service during WWII, he wrote television material for such artists as Milton Berle, Jackie Gleason, and Liberace. He typically collaborated with his brother, Frank. During the '60s, he worked on several films including High Time (1960) and Dirty Dingus Magee (1968). Television shows he has worked on include Bewitched, I Dream of Jeannie, variety shows, and the annual Academy Award presentations.