Originally Posted by martok2112
That's because the Tomatometer is voted upon by pompous asses who think they have a better taste in movies than John Q. Public.
I know John Q. Public--seen his DVD collection--and you're wrong. The critics know what's up.
Not to say good ole John Q. can't like what he likes, only that the critics know a lot more about film and have a broader framework for critiquing cinema (well, the good ones do, anyway).