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.
For those who love stories about friendship between humans and dragons, How to Train Your Dragon 2 provides one that is lovely to look at and generally engaging, even though it has a few lulls and that one plot issue.
Like Hiccup, though, the filmmaker is willing to take big risks and deal with the results, which are, by turns, harrowing, heartbreaking, thrilling and uplifting. Everything a fantasy adventure should be, in other words.