Usher is described as 'Wouldn't it be great if there were a tool that could manage your videos and movies as well as Apple's iTunes and iPhoto manage your music and your photographs? Now there is. Meet Usher, your personal movie assistant' and is an app in the Video & Movies category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Usher for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is Emby, which is free. Other great apps like Usher are OSMC (Free, Open Source), Swinsian (Paid), Video Hub App (Freemium, Open Source) and Playon (Paid).
Emby, formerly Media Browser, is a media aggregator plugin for Media Center that takes your recorded, digital, or ripped media and presents it in a simple, easy to use interface. Emby prides itself on delivering a fast, intuitive, media rich experience for the whole family.
Powerful meets thoughtful. iVideo has now gone through 12 years of feature requests and improvements, and it shows. Organize your videos with smart libraries, smart playlists, and smart playback. Keep your files anywhere you want — iVideo can keep track of them.
Portitle Web App is a smart launcher to dozens of movie and TV related websites. Portitle will intelligently identify any video file stored at your HTPC, and then will bring you a full wealth of information, reviews or subtitles to that movie or episode.