The Movie Database Alternatives

    The Movie Database is described as 'It's completely user driven by people like you. TMDb is currently used by millions of people every month and with our and powerful API, also used by many popular media centers like Moovida, XBMC, Plex, MythTV and MediaPortal' and is a popular website in the Video & Movies category. There are more than 50 alternatives to The Movie Database , not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including iPhone, Android, iPad and Android Tablet. The best alternative is IMDb, which is free. Other great sites and apps similar to The Movie Database are Simkl (Freemium), Letterboxd (Freemium), Rotten Tomatoes (Free) and ratehouse (Free).

    This page was last updated Sep 27, 2021

    1. FilmFish is like having a personal film-buff in your pocket, helping you discover your next favorite film. Other apps use algorithms to make their movie recommendations. Ours are carefully curated by film experts, providing a level of accuracy you won’t find anywhere else.
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    2. Wanted TV helps you find what to watch on your favourite streaming services such as Netflix, Amazon Prime, Disney+, HBO, or Apple TV+. Connect with your friends to see what they're watching and recommend movies / shows to each others.
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      Filmlovr – discover films with friends!
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      Entertainment Social platform.

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    3. Share your passion for cinema. Keep track of what you watch, want to watch. Rate, review, create collections & make lists. Get movie recommendations. Connect with friends or other filmbuffs & find out what they are watching.
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    4. With MovieLikers you can search movies, watch trailers, find and share informations and even more.
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      This site has nothing to do with movies.
      Negative comment about 4 years ago

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    5. Russian movie recommender system. It recommends movies for users to watch, based on their movies rates, preferences and filters.
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      The fastest way to view movie info, trailers and aggregated ratings.

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      Freebase is a free, knowledge graph with millions of people, places, and things. Freebase contains tens of millions of topics, thousands of types, and tens of thousands of properties. By comparison, English Wikipedia has over 4 million articles.

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      According to https://developers.google.com/freebase/ the API has been shut down, but there are still data-dumps available.

    6. The purpose of FilmGator is to provide movie ratings and reviews fast and to let users keep track of their own movie top list and movie watching history. On FilmGator anyone can write reviews and rate movies, not just movie critics.
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