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.
At age seven she moved to the U.S.; in high school she began to act in school plays. In 1924 she debuted on Broadway in a Theater Guild production, and over the next several years established herself as a prominent leading lady onstage. She debuted onscreen in D.W. Griffith's last film, The Struggle (1931); between then and 1934 she starred in several other films, then her lack of good screen roles prompted her to quit Hollywood for a return to Broadway. In 1989 she appeared as a librarian in the film Raiders of the Living Dead. She married and divorced producer-actor John Houseman.