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.
From the Critics
From RT Users Like You!
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 damage that was wrought on the Gulf Coast by Hurricane Katrina was nothing short of devastating. The wounds inflicted by Katrina run much deeper than the obvious though, and in this release, concerned filmmakers focus their attentions not on the structural damage caused by the powerful tropical storm, but the political failings that threatened to leave many lifelong Louisiana residents homeless and destitute in their darkest hour. Join producer/reporter Martin Smith as he poses the questions that most reporters were afraid to ask, and attempts to uncover the reasons that the system failed both before and after Hurricane Katrina thundered her way into the history books.