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.
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Echoing the vacuous brain decay of Jack from Will & Grace, Bravo seeks to show gay men as materialistic vamps, style clowns with cock-centered worldviews who see conversation as an opportunity for Three's Company-level double entendres.
One feels an obligation to provide some sort of context when talking about a show called "Queer Eye for the Straight Guy," but the fact is, the program has no particular claim on words like "milestone" or "turning point."
Queer Eye for the Straight Guy was as polished as Carson [Kressley's] fingernails and as groomed as Kyan [Douglas'] expertly coiffed 'do. Watercooler TV-in-waiting, it's this season's must-have accessory.
The appeal of [Queer Eye for the Straight Guy] has nothing to do with stereotypes. It has to do with the way the show fulfills a desire that has come to be almost forbidden in our culture: the desire to be taken care of.