A guide to the 10-point movie review scoring system for Blu-ray & DVD.

10 – Perfect; Everything about it works, amazing, the best (rarely given).

9 – Excellent; Close to perfection.

8 – Great; Solid film-making, highly enjoyable.

7 – Good; Entertaining, good merits.

6 – Decent; Somewhat entertaining with noticeable flaws.

5 – Fair; Barely entertaining, flawed.

4Poor; Disappointing, poor filmmaking, slow.

3Bad; Extremely disappointing, boring.

2Super Bad; Laughably bad, amateurish, no merits whatsoever.

1Terrible; You’d rather get a root canal.


Quick reference to the 4-star review scores employed for all theatrical movie reviews.