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.
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You'll almost certainly find a few moments that will make you laugh. Unfortunately, without any sort of emotional core to the film, a lot those laughs feel a bit more mean-spirited than they should, particularly in a Christmas movie.
There's a countdown and two days before Christmas I was ready to go home and start peeling sprouts. Hahn is fabulous; Sarandon's Grandma Isis a hoot. But the movie isn't funny enough. Written and directed by men, I don't think they realise how bad we are.
If you liked the first Bad Moms film, most likely you'll like Bad Moms 2. It's just that simple. And while it could've been a tired retread, the additions of Christine Baranski, Cheryl Hines and Susan Sarandon kick the film back into high gear.
Words are not easy to come by when it comes to describing the experience of sitting through and watching A Bad Mom's Christmas. Adjectives such as agonising, laborious and torturous definitely spring to mind...