The Tomatometer score — based on the opinions of hundreds of film and television critics — is a trusted measurement of critical recommendation for millions of fans. 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 below 60%.
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.
NOVA: Hurricane Katrina - The Storm That Drowned a City analyzes how Hurricane Katrina became a storm powerful enough to destroy the great city of New Orleans, Louisiana. The program employs scientists, weather experts, victims, and archival footage to show how the tropical storm built into a category five hurricane, and how the city was unprepared for such a powerful onslaught.