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.
The battle of the bulge is being fought all over the country as more and more Americans are weighing in as obese at their doctors' offices. This program reviews the many media images of extremely thin models and others who are revered as having acquired a state of physical perfection. Questions are addressed about how much people can really weigh and still be in good health. An in-depth look is also taken at the diet product industry. The difficulty of ending the addiction to fatty foods is also discussed. The role of exercise, eating the right foods, and other topics are studied closely in this PBS review of the health care and quality-of-life issues that are involved with maintaining one's healthiest weight. Obesity specialists and other experts share their views.