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Fandango

This directory contains the data behind the story Be Suspicious Of Online Movie Ratings, Especially Fandango’s.

fandango_score_comparison.csv contains every film that has a Rotten Tomatoes rating, a RT User rating, a Metacritic score, a Metacritic User score, and IMDb score, and at least 30 fan reviews on Fandango. The data from Fandango was pulled on Aug. 24, 2015.

Column Definition
FILM The film in question
RottenTomatoes The Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer score for the film
RottenTomatoes_User The Rotten Tomatoes user score for the film
Metacritic The Metacritic critic score for the film
Metacritic_User The Metacritic user score for the film
IMDB The IMDb user score for the film
Fandango_Stars The number of stars the film had on its Fandango movie page
Fandango_Ratingvalue The Fandango ratingValue for the film, as pulled from the HTML of each page. This is the actual average score the movie obtained.
RT_norm The Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer score for the film , normalized to a 0 to 5 point system
RT_user_norm The Rotten Tomatoes user score for the film , normalized to a 0 to 5 point system
Metacritic_norm The Metacritic critic score for the film, normalized to a 0 to 5 point system
Metacritic_user_nom The Metacritic user score for the film, normalized to a 0 to 5 point system
IMDB_norm The IMDb user score for the film, normalized to a 0 to 5 point system
RT_norm_round The Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer score for the film , normalized to a 0 to 5 point system and rounded to the nearest half-star
RT_user_norm_round The Rotten Tomatoes user score for the film , normalized to a 0 to 5 point system and rounded to the nearest half-star
Metacritic_norm_round The Metacritic critic score for the film, normalized to a 0 to 5 point system and rounded to the nearest half-star
Metacritic_user_norm_round The Metacritic user score for the film, normalized to a 0 to 5 point system and rounded to the nearest half-star
IMDB_norm_round The IMDb user score for the film, normalized to a 0 to 5 point system and rounded to the nearest half-star
Metacritic_user_vote_count The number of user votes the film had on Metacritic
IMDB_user_vote_count The number of user votes the film had on IMDb
Fandango_votes The number of user votes the film had on Fandango
Fandango_Difference The difference between the presented Fandango_Stars and the actual Fandango_Ratingvalue

fandango_scrape.csv contains every film we pulled from Fandango.

Column Definiton
FILM The movie
STARS Number of stars presented on Fandango.com
RATING The Fandango ratingValue for the film, as pulled from the HTML of each page. This is the actual average score the movie obtained.
VOTES number of people who had reviewed the film at the time we pulled it.