Alternatives to iMovie for all platforms with any license

  • Avidemux icon

    Avidemux

    Avidemux is a free video editor designed for simple cutting, filtering and encoding tasks. It supports many file types, including AVI...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

    • Avidemux is superb as a quick cut and convert-tool, but it is not a full fledged video-editor
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    OpenShot

    OpenShot is a open source video editing program. OpenShot features include: * Support for many video, audio, and image...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • VirtualDub icon

    VirtualDub Discontinued

    VirtualDub is a video capture/processing utility for 32-bit and 64-bit Windows platforms (98/ME/NT4/2000/XP/Vista/7), licensed under...

    Open Source Windows

  • Adobe Premiere Pro icon

    Adobe Premiere Pro

    Edit video faster than ever before with the powerful, more connected Adobe Premiere® Pro CC. Dozens of brand-new features include...

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • MAGIX Vegas Pro icon

    MAGIX Vegas Pro

    VEGAS Pro 14 is your project companion from start to finish. Edit professional video and audio material in high resolution formats up...

    Commercial Windows

    • iMovie is an all-time free video editing program, but even though Sony Vegas Pro (and all versions of it) have a free trial, you have to buy it in the end and it's really expensive.
      Guest • Jan 2016 Disagree   Agree
  • Shotcut icon

    Shotcut

    Shotcut is a free, open source, cross-platform, non-linear video editor.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Kdenlive icon

    Kdenlive

    Kdenlive is a free and open-source video editor for GNU/Linux, FreeBSD and macOS . Kdenlive is...

    Open Source Mac Linux BSD

  • Lightworks icon

    Lightworks

    Lightworks is an editing powerhouse, delivering unparalleled speed and flexibility, fully integrated with the other members of the...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • Windows Movie Maker icon

    Windows Movie Maker Discontinued

    Windows Movie Maker makes home movies amazingly fun. With Movie Maker, you can create, edit, and share your home movies right on your...

    Free Windows

  • Final Cut Pro X icon

    Final Cut Pro X

    Final Cut Pro provides non-linear, non-destructive editing of any QuickTime-compatible video format including DV, HDV, P2 MXF...

    Commercial Mac

  • PiTiVi icon

    PiTiVi

    PiTiVi is an open source non-linear video editor, written in Python and based on GStreamer and GTK+. Taking into account the fact...

    Open Source Linux BSD

  • VideoPad Video Editor icon

    VideoPad Video Editor

    VideoPad is a video editing application which allows you to create movie projects from various video clips or a single video file....

    Freemium Mac Windows Android Android Tablet iPad Kindle Fire

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  • DaVinci Resolve icon

    DaVinci Resolve

    DaVinci Resolve combines the world’s most advanced color corrector with professional multi track editing, so now you can edit, color...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • FXhome HitFilm icon

    FXhome HitFilm

    Providing the best tools for indie filmmakers. Free software great for composting and editing. All in one single app!

    Freemium Windows

  • Cinelerra icon

    Cinelerra

    Cinelerra is a highly advanced and professional non-linear video editing software, but still remains open source. Cinelerra solves...

    Open Source Linux

  • VSDC Free Video Editor icon

    VSDC Free Video Editor Bundleware

    VSDC Video Editor allows you to apply audio effects and filters to audio tracks in video and audio files. Here are some of the most...

    Free Windows

  • WAX icon

    WAX Discontinued

    Wax is a high performance and flexible video compositing and special effects software. The idea for Wax is to be very general purpose...

    Free Windows Sony Vegas Pro Adobe Premiere Pro

  • Adobe Premiere Elements icon

    Adobe Premiere Elements

    Incredible movies, effortlessly! Adobe Premiere Elements software delivers powerful, automated movie-editing options;...

    Commercial Mac Windows

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    PhotoFilmStrip

    PhotoFilmStrip is a free program that can create video from images quickly and easily, including the Ken Burns style zoom-in/zoom-out...

    Free Windows Linux

  • Ezvid icon

    Ezvid Warning Bundleware

    Ezvid is a freeware video and slideshow maker for Windows. Ezvid has built-in "one click" screen capture and screen...

    Freemium Windows

  • Pinnacle Studio icon

    Pinnacle Studio

    Pinnacle Studio is a non-linear video editing software application, an industry leading home video editing tool aimed at the Windows...

    Commercial Windows iPhone iPad

  • Movavi Video Editor icon

    Movavi Video Editor

    Movavi Video Editor is a powerful yet easy-to-use video processing program for Windows. Cut and join video clips with zero quality...

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • Corel VideoStudio icon

    Corel VideoStudio

    Corel VideoStudio Pro is an all-in-one video-editing software for creating high-quality HD and standard-definition movies, slide shows...

    Commercial Windows

  • YouTube Video Editor icon

    YouTube Video Editor

    The YouTube Video editor lets you make quick edits to your uploaded YouTube videos. You can combine multiple clips, incorporate...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • WeVideo icon

    WeVideo

    WeVideo is a cloud-based video editing platform that has features such as simple timeline editing, royalty-free music, 1080p...

    Commercial Web / Cloud Android iPhone Chrome OS Android Tablet iPad ... Chrome

  • Wondershare Filmora icon

    Wondershare Filmora

    The easiest-to-use home video editing software with special editing features lets you seamlessly stitch together video clips, music...

    Freemium Mac Windows Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • Serif MoviePlus icon

    Serif MoviePlus Discontinued

    MoviePlus is a movie editing software from Serif. Produce professional movies with easy drag-and-drop editing. Features: *...

    Commercial Windows

  • Adobe Premiere Clip icon

    Adobe Premiere Clip

    Premiere Clip is a free video editor that makes it fast and fun to create quality videos that can be easily shared, or opened in Adobe...

    Free Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • AndroVid icon

    AndroVid

    Trim, split, grab video frames, convert to many audio and video formats, share your videos.

    Freemium Android Android Tablet

  • MAGIX Movie Edit Pro icon

    MAGIX Movie Edit Pro

    Magix Movie Edit Pro is a consumer-based nonlinear video editing program. The most important features: Easy operation: New...

    Commercial Windows Android

  • Videorama icon

    Videorama

    Videorama lets you make amazing movies out of your photos and videos. You will feel like a pro in minutes! Features: A POWERFUL...

    Commercial iPhone iPad

  • Magisto icon

    Magisto

    Magisto is an amazing service that takes your unedited video and turns it into a beautifully edited & produced clip perfect for...

    Freemium Web / Cloud Android iPhone

  • ACDSee Video Studio icon

    ACDSee Video Studio

    Take control of your media with ACDSee Video Studio. Accessible, yet effective, ACDSee Video Studio is video editing without all the...

    Commercial Windows

iMovie Comments

The stain of iMovie '08 has been washed away. iMovie '09 is ...

Comment by bioadam
about iMovie Jun 2011

The stain of iMovie '08 has been washed away. iMovie '09 is extremely easy to use and performs well. The built in transitions are outstanding and publishing takes only a few clicks.

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