Why You Should Ignore Film Rating Websites

“Don’t be tricked into thinking that movie-ranking sites give some kind of objective rating on how good a film is. All three of the above sites are skewed pretty heavily towards the opinions of men.”

The next time you go to Rotten Tomatoes or IMDB to see if a movie is worth your time, you might want to keep this article in mind.

WIRED explains why you should ignore film rating sites and breaks down the degree to which those ratings are skewed by the demographics of the users who determine them.