Movies Critics Loved, But Audiences Really Didn’t

Star Wars: The Last Jedi is the biggest movie ever to create such a dramatic divide between critics & audience on Rotten Tomatoes. Currently, Jedi’s aggregate critical score is 93%. The audience score is just 56%. An 37% chasm.

In fact, by our count, only seven films over the last decade have suffered a wider split. And one of those, of course, was Hail Caesar!

» See those and the biggest, most divisive movies in our infographic
» See the data

Who wins the IIB Awards 2017? You decide.

Gorge your eyes, intellect and imagination on the year’s most brilliant visualizations & infographics. Then help decide who wins $20k and our community prize.

Your vote decides the winner of our Community award and counts alongside the opinions of 25+ expert judges. Explore the eight public categories, pick the graphic or interactive you like the most, and hit the grey Vote button on the right.

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The best dataviz & infographics of the year: the Information is Beautiful Awards Longlist 2017

With more entries from more countries than ever before, it’s been a vintage year for our celebration of the world’s finest dataviz & infographics.  

Visualized data is shining light on such a broad range of topics – everything from the American elections to craft beer, trolling and yoga – that we created a new category: People, Language & Identity.

So now, for your delectation:

The 2017 Information is Beautiful Awards Longlist:

» Arts, Entertainment & Pop Culture
» Current Affairs & Politics
» Environments & Maps
» Humanitarian / Global
» People, Language & Identity
» Science & Technology
» Sports, Games & Leisure
» Unusual

Due to numbers we removed “Corporate, Retail & Brands” and moved those entries to other categories. More on the Awards blog.

Shortlist & visitor vote starts Thurs 19 Oct

Winners will be announced London Tues 28th Nov, sharing $20,000 in prizes.

Good luck!

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Last call to enter the Information is Beautiful Awards 2017

Visualizers, designers, truth & beauty-lovers. Last call to enter the Kantar Information is Beautiful Awards 2017, celebrating the world’s most excellent graphics & visualizations of data, information & knowledge.

To celebrate our sixth year, we’ve refreshed our categories and poured $20,000 in our prize pot. Get your work seen & celebrated by the global press, the community and judges.

» Enter your work right now

Entries close Fri 15 Sep, 11.59pm PST.

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