Screenit: Imitative Behavior - Average Critic Ratings
(with number of films per category)

All films

RatingMetacritic Score (/100)Rotten Tomatoes Percent FreshHalliwell Rating (0-4)Leonard Maltin Rating (0-4)VideoHound Rating (0-4)
None62.8 (5)59.4 (5)2.0 (2)2.5 (1)2.7 (5)
Minor56.5 (137)55.1 (137)0.9 (96)2.5 (109)2.4 (130)
Mild53.2 (546)50.9 (546)0.8 (385)2.4 (433)2.3 (540)
Moderate48.4 (382)43.8 (382)0.5 (249)2.2 (300)2.1 (376)
Heavy44.8 (83)38.7 (83)0.4 (50)2.0 (62)2.0 (82)
Extreme46.7 (7)46.6 (7)0.0 (3)2.2 (4)1.8 (7)

Fiction films, animated and live

RatingMetacritic Score (/100)Rotten Tomatoes Percent FreshHalliwell Rating (0-4)Leonard Maltin Rating (0-4)VideoHound Rating (0-4)
None54.7 (3)45.3 (3)2.0 (1)2.5 (1)2.3 (3)
Minor56.0 (132)54.0 (132)0.9 (96)2.5 (109)2.4 (127)
Mild52.8 (530)50.0 (530)0.7 (380)2.4 (431)2.3 (528)
Moderate48.2 (377)43.4 (377)0.5 (249)2.2 (300)2.1 (373)
Heavy44.1 (79)37.3 (79)0.4 (50)2.0 (61)2.0 (79)
Extreme43.8 (5)42.8 (5)0.0 (2)2.3 (3)1.7 (5)

Animated fiction films

RatingMetacritic Score (/100)Rotten Tomatoes Percent FreshHalliwell Rating (0-4)Leonard Maltin Rating (0-4)VideoHound Rating (0-4)
Minor54.0 (12)58.5 (12)0.9 (8)2.8 (10)2.6 (9)
Mild58.9 (29)57.9 (29)1.1 (24)2.6 (23)2.6 (29)
Moderate58.4 (18)57.3 (18)0.8 (8)2.6 (8)2.6 (17)
Heavy23.0 (1)12.0 (1)0.0 (1)1.0 (1)2.0 (1)

Live action fiction films

RatingMetacritic Score (/100)Rotten Tomatoes Percent FreshHalliwell Rating (0-4)Leonard Maltin Rating (0-4)VideoHound Rating (0-4)
None54.7 (3)45.3 (3)2.0 (1)2.5 (1)2.3 (3)
Minor56.2 (120)53.6 (120)0.9 (88)2.5 (99)2.4 (118)
Mild52.5 (501)49.6 (501)0.7 (356)2.3 (408)2.3 (499)
Moderate47.7 (359)42.7 (359)0.5 (241)2.2 (292)2.1 (356)
Heavy44.3 (78)37.6 (78)0.4 (49)2.0 (60)2.0 (78)
Extreme43.8 (5)42.8 (5)0.0 (2)2.3 (3)1.7 (5)

Documentaries and other nonfiction films

RatingMetacritic Score (/100)Rotten Tomatoes Percent FreshHalliwell Rating (0-4)Leonard Maltin Rating (0-4)VideoHound Rating (0-4)
None75.0 (2)80.5 (2)2.0 (1) (0)3.2 (2)
Minor70.6 (5)83.2 (5) (0) (0)3.2 (3)
Mild65.9 (16)79.1 (16)1.8 (5)2.2 (2)3.0 (12)
Moderate66.8 (5)70.6 (5) (0) (0)3.0 (3)
Heavy59.8 (4)65.5 (4) (0)2.5 (1)2.3 (3)
Extreme54.0 (2)56.0 (2)0.0 (1)2.0 (1)2.0 (2)

Cerridwen & Simonton (2009) data

RatingMetacritic Score (/100)Halliwell Rating (0-4)Leonard Maltin Rating (0-4)VideoHound Rating (0-4)
None76.0 (1)2.0 (1)2.5 (1)3.0 (1)
Minor55.4 (111)0.9 (95)2.5 (108)2.4 (107)
Mild52.2 (433)0.7 (380)2.4 (431)2.3 (431)
Moderate48.0 (302)0.5 (249)2.2 (300)2.2 (300)
Heavy42.9 (62)0.4 (50)2.0 (61)2.0 (62)
Extreme43.0 (5)0.0 (3)2.2 (4)1.9 (5)