Movie Critics vs Audience, Ratings ChartBen Moore did some interesting movie review related data mining. Using the Rotten Tomatoes (somewhat limited) API, he charted movies based on critical review vs audience ratings. Hence; critically acclaimed but audience panned would be “overrated”, savaged by critics but loved by the audience would be “underrated”. I find it especially interesting as my Word of Mouth Scale idea is meant to gauge how likely my friends are to enjoy a film, not how good of a movie it is – or what the movie critics consider a good film.

Click on over to see the interactive chart.

For the backstory & his methodology, read his blog post.