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.
Two friends give up their dreams of becoming priests and eventually marry to hopefully lead fulfilling lives with their respective spouses. One man wishes to become a father and is initially delighted. Suspicions grow that he is not the father of the child, as he suspects his old friend and his own wife of infidelity. His suspicions soon become obsessions, but he keeps his feelings inside. When his friend drowns, his wife grieves at the man's casket. The surviving friend gives his son poison and takes some himself as he finally reveals his fears to his already sad wife. His wife denies the allegations, but she is left alone and the truth is known only to her in this tragic story of jealousy and possessive obsession.