• 2020-10-08: omdb now supports batch editing and creation for data that is separated by line breaks. Episodes can be created and edited in one go on the season page at the tab “Parts” and “edit”. If you add actors to a movie in the format “actor: role” or the like, you can add multiple actors at once if they are separated by line breaks.
  • 2019-07-13: For movies and series we now have statistics page. More statistics are to come.
  • 2019-07-13: Where budget or revenue is displayed, you now can see the inflation-adjusted values as tooltip when you move the mouse over the value.
  • 2019-07-01: The link “more” at the weblinks area of movies displays links to more sites if they are added to Wikidata.
  • 2019-05-16: omdb now runs on mainly new hard- and software, but there should not be visible changes for the user.
  • 2018-04-22: On your profile page you now have a form to edit your user data. When you are logged in see at My profile and click “Edit user data”.
  • 2018-01-23: The display on medium and large screens has been improved. The display “Standard” is optimized for screens with a minimal width of about 800 pixel. For smaller screens there is the display “Mobile”. The display can be changed via the link on the bottom of every page.
  • 2017-12-18: You know can embed movie information from omdb into your website even when you don’t know the omdb id: For example http://de.omdb.org/external/imdb/tt0066921/embed uses the IMDb id “tt0066921” to load automatically the German omdb page with infos about “A Clockwork Orange”. More at Embed Movie Information
  • 2017-08-01: The embedded movie information has been changed to enable the display of trailers. On the movie pages now the snippet for iframes is displayed instead of the flash version. The help page on the topic has been updated.
  • 2017-07-05: Series now each have a new page “Episode guide”. Example: http://www.omdb.org/movie/55478-2-broke-girls/episodeguide
  • 2017-04-20: Changes regarding https: The creation of new accounts is now done per default with the secure https protocol. On login a link to the https version is displayed (if omdb has not already been requested via https://www.omdb.org). If a movie page is requested via https, now a link to the IMDb site is displayed instead of the rating, since IMDb does not support https and therefore the rating cannot be displayed.
  • 2017-04-03: More data from Wikidata is added to omdb articles. When the Wikidata id is present under “Weblinks”, now also parts of the crew and for persons the dates of birth and death are added.
  • 2017-03-30: If an episode does not has an own image, now the image of the season is displayed on its page. If this is missing too, the image of the series will be shown.
  • 2017-03-19: Now also the mobile version of omdb has social media buttons and especially a button to embed movies into Whatsapp messages.
  • 2016-11-26: When the exact date of birth, death or the release date of movies is unknown, you can now enter only the year or the year and month.

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