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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The jolie-laide sequences of earnest young people in high-visibility jackets moving in attentive silence through Moscow's ugly and abandoned places are a masterclass in the slow burn, almost invisible building of unbearable, unforgivable tension.
These images are more powerful than any of the characterizations, which are less complex than one usually finds in the director's work...The director may be a master at setting a mood, but his insights here don't cut especially deep.
It's relentlessly cold-hearted that you get the sense that Zhenya and Boris might prefer it if their son doesn't turn up - they are so deeply selfish and resentful of his existence..Loveless is a beautifully shot and elegantly constructed film.