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 flames of the summer of 1988 did not destroy Yellowstone Park, for within the fires were cast the seeds of a new beginning." So thought many park officials when the tourist hotspot went up in flames. Nova documents the controversial let burn policy that affected over a million acres in Nova: Yellowstone's Burning Question. After the widespread fire, many thought the park would never recover. Surprisingly, nature has rebounded full force, leaving little doubt as to its regenerative power. Historically, fires have swept across the land frequently. The path they leave is rich in nutrients and energy. Many scientists think it is imperative to the ecological process. Nova visits the barren landscape of Yellowstone just as life begins again.