What is Metacritic?

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What is Metacritic?

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You had us at hello, for real, so Moviefone always aims to make your experience at the movies a winner. Consider us your fun agent. Accordingly, Moviefone has teamed up with Metacritic to provide you an easy way of deciding which movies to add to your must-see roster.

Metacritic provides a collection of reviews for movies that are playing in theaters or out on DVD/video. Reviewed movies are given a Metascore: a weighted average of all the scores assigned by individual critics to that movie.

Note: It’s a "weighted average" because some critics and publications are assigned more weight than others, based on merit and reputation.

These movies are rated on a scale of 0 to 100, with 100 being the most favorable rating. To view a movie's Metascore, go to the movie's main page and click on the Reviews tab. To learn more about Metacritic, stop by the Metacritic website.

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Last updated: 06-19-2014
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