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Summary:
• I prefer themoviedb.org (TMDb) than IMDb. I always use TMDb first to find titles. If I can not find the title I am looking for with TMDb, then I use IMDb second.

Strength:
• TMDb has less risk of censorship and abuse. Because the data you add to TMDb is owned by you the not-for-profit community. Instead of being owned by a for-profit corporation such as IMDb. Sources below.
___ • According to TMDb, “We do not claim any ownership right in the Contributions that you post on or through this Site. After posting your Contributions on this Site, you continue to retain any rights you may have in your Contributions”.
______ • Source: https://www.themoviedb.org/terms-of-use
______ • Archived source: http://archive.fo/Jsz0j
___ • According to IMDb, “All content included on [IMDb] site in or made available through any IMDb Service, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, video clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of IMDb”
______ • Source: https://www.imdb.com/conditions
______ • Archived source: https://archive.fo/8JEo7

Challenge:
• TMDb presently has less movies than IMDb. But it is increasing. Has of December 2018, TMDb has 2,127,000 titles, compare to 5,626,000 titles with IMDb. Sources:
___ • TMDb
______ • Source: https://www.themoviedb.org/about
______ • Archived source: http://archive.fo/ty69T
______ • Calculations: 432473 Movies+78035 TV Shows+102720 TV Seasons+1514589 TV Episodes = Roughly 2,127,000

___ • IMDb
______ • Source: https://www.imdb.com/pressroom/stats/
______ • Archived source: http://archive.fo/P4sxa

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Summary:
• I prefer themoviedb.org (TBDb) than IMDb. I always use TBDb first to find titles. If I can not find the title I am looking for with TBDb, then second I use IMDb.

Strength:
• Less risk of censorship and abuse. Because the data you add to TBDb is owned by you the not-for-profit community. Instead of being owned by a for-profit corporation such as IMDb. Sources below.
___ • According to TBDb, “We do not claim any ownership right in the Contributions that you post on or through this Site. After posting your Contributions on this Site, you continue to retain any rights you may have in your Contributions”.
______ • Source: https://www.themoviedb.org/terms-of-use
______ • Archived source: http://archive.fo/Jsz0j
___ • According to IMDb, “All content included on [IMDb] site in or made available through any IMDb Service, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, video clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of IMDb”
______ • Source: https://www.imdb.com/conditions
______ • Archived source: https://archive.fo/8JEo7

Challenge:
• TBDb presently has less movies than IMDb. But it is increasing. Has of December 2018, TBDb has 2,127,817 titles, compare to 5,626,000 titles with IMDb. Sources:
___ • TBDb
______ • Source: https://www.themoviedb.org/about
______ • Archived source: http://archive.fo/ty69T
______ • Calculations: 432473 Movies+78035 TV Shows+102720 TV Seasons+1514589 TV Episodes

___ • IMDb
______ • Source: https://www.imdb.com/pressroom/stats/
______ • Archived source: http://archive.fo/P4sxa

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