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.
Taiwan's precarious status with China puts the United States in a difficult position, facing the possibility of being drawn into an international dispute if they ever support a Taiwanese declaration of independence. The fragile relations between these countries have led some experts to label the Straits of Taiwan "one of the most dangerous places in the world." Frontline and the New York Times explore tensions that have existed between China and the U.S., most recently illustrated by the U.S. spy plane incident off China's coast in 2001. China has supported some Islamic states considered enemies to the U.S. Now, as the U.S. works to establish a worldwide coalition against international terrorism in the wake of the September 11 tragedy, the question is, whose side will China take?