Entertainment Who Determines How Many Stars a Movie Has?

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  1. LawyerLarry

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    I'm looking on my t.v. guide and notice that Karate Kid is coming on AMC and the new Mad Max movie is coming on HBO tonight. Karate Kid only has 3 stars, but Mad Max has 4 stars. This makes me question the credibility of the star system.
     
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    I always assumed it was Larry Inc. :dontknow:
     
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    Long Island Medium.

    Just go to Rotten Tomatoes if you care.
     
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    This is a great question and something I've wondered about myself. One critic gives a movie three stars and another gives it two. How do they decide which star rating to put on the cable guide?


    And yes, Karate Kid is a four star movie. It is far better than Mad Max. Better than The Godfather too.
     
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    They gave Private Parts three stars. Must be someone stupid who rates them.