Movies and TV shows are Certified Fresh with a steady Tomatometer of or higher after a set amount of reviews for wide release movies, for limited release movies, for TV shows , including reviews from Top Critics..If the positive reviews make up or more, the film is considered "fresh", in that a supermajority of the reviewers approve of the film. If the positive reviews are less than , the film is considered "rotten". An average score on a scale is also calculated..Films on Rotten Tomatoes that have exclusively positive reviews and have been a critic s consensus or have been reviewed by at least twenty critics with a approval rating. The rating is vulnerable to a film critic gaming the system by purposely submitting a negative review..Rotten Tomatoes rescues Captain Marvel from review trolls. The reviews Ocean s stars blame dominance of male critics for film s mixed reviews. Published .