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.
When George regrets leaving a nasty message on his girlfriend's answering machine, he and Jerry hatch a plan to get rid of the tape before she hears it. Meanwhile, Jerry is experiencing relationship problems of his own when his girlfriend informs him that she likes the television commercials for Dockers pants. Tory Polone and Gretchen German guest star. Originally airing February 13, 1991, "The Phone Message" was the seventh episode shot for the second season, despite being shown fourth.