I am trying to find a word which lies between the meaning of over-rated and underrated.

What's the proper word between "over-rated" and "underrated"?

Sentence: Recently, I saw Titanic (1997) movie, I feel it's neither over-rated nor underrated. I think it's --------------

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    I don't think any of the previous suggestions are correct, because they all address the quality of the object, whereas over-rated or under-rated are about people's perceptions of the object. It might help if you could use it in a sentence to show what you're looking for.
    – stangdon
    Apr 1 at 18:55
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    @stangdon Sentence added. Yes, previous suggestion not I am looking for.
    – H Longhut
    Apr 1 at 19:04
  • I think it has the right rating. [I recently saw the movie Titanic]
    – Lambie
    Apr 1 at 19:19
  • What is your understanding of the word "over-rated" and "underrated"? Are you trying to say the movie was neither bad nor great or are you trying to say you don't think the movie's reviews were too positive or too negative considering the content of the movie?
    – ColleenV
    Apr 1 at 19:36
  • It's okayish. Apr 1 at 20:15

You could say that it was "assessed appropriately/correctly", "fine", or you could say that you agree with the rating. But after you said that it was neither overrated nor underrated, you could opt to say nothing else.

P.S. In American English "overrated" is one word.

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