Here’s Why ‘The Last Jedi’ Reveals a Shocking Split Between Critics, Fans

Was the force strong with The Last Jedi? Critics say yes, but fans seem to be sharply divided on the latest installment in the Star Wars franchise.

On Tuesday’s show, Pat and Jeffy talked about The Last Jedi and other standout movies in 2017. Pat pointed out that The Last Jedi has a surprising Rotten Tomatoes score that splits movie reviewers and fans. Critics score the movie as 91 percent “fresh,” but the audience score is just 50 percent.

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Fans and critics were much more united for The Force Awakens, which was rated 93 percent fresh by reviewers and enjoyed by 88 percent of its audience.