This one is for the movie buffs and binge-watchers out there! Today we will be reviewing an app that every serious movie connoisseur should have in their arsenal. IMDb (Internet Movie Database) is a one-stop platform for everything movies. Trailers, reviews, casting info, bloopers, trivia. You can even buy movie tickets on this app! With over 5 million movie trailers, TV shows, and entertainment programs, and 8 million data points relating to the movies and the actors you love., IMDb is a heavy hitter in the industry.
Summary of IMDb App
IMDb (Internet Movie Database) started as a fan-run movie database in 1990 but today it is owned by IMDb.com, Inc., a subsidiary of Amazon.
Features of the IMDb App
A go-to hub for all-things movies and TV series. IMDb app features critic reviews, trivia tidbits, bloopers, editor picks, and high video-quality trailers for listed movies.
Once inside the app users can watch trailers, get showtimes, and buy tickets for upcoming films. Rate and review show they have seen and track what they want to watch using the Watchlist feature. Go behind the scenes with exclusive IMDb Originals, celebrity interviews, and more. Stay up to date with entertainment news, awards, and events.
Quotes, trivia, and goofs from your favorite movies are available with a few taps. If celebrity gossip is your thing, IMBd has breaking entertainment news. You will also find event coverage for popular award shows like the Academy Awards (Oscars), Golden Globes, and Emmys.
Pros of IMDb App
- IMDb is a free app
- Buy movie tickets directly from your phone or tablet using this app
- IMDb is available worldwide in English (US/UK), Spanish, German, French, Portuguese, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Chinese, Turkish, and Hindi
- Automatic notifications for the latest trailers, movie showtimes, and breaking news
- You must watch ads in order to view trailers
Cons of IMDb App
- You must register and log in to use personalized recommendations like Watchlists, and creating and sharing lists of movies, shows, and celebrities.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) About IMDb App
1. Is IMDb app free? Yes,
IMDb TV app is a free app. You are only required to register to personalize your user experience.
2. Is there a subscription-based model for IMDB?
Yes. The subscription-based model IMDbPRo are for actors, directors, celebrities, and the likes. According to the provider, “our paid membership offers features aimed at film industry professionals. IMDbPro allows individuals to upload images to their IMDb page, select their Known For, select their featured images, upload a reel, view contact details, and view In Development titles not available on IMDb. We offer a 30-day free trial to new IMDbPro members.”
Install IMDb App for Android
You can install the IMBd app for your Android device from Google Play Store. Some of the factors to consider while downloading are as follows:
- Check your Android device
Although the app is easy to download and install, ensure sufficient space on your device before you begin downloading.
- Creating a profile
Once you have installed the app, you must create a profile to make it easier for you to access the features and programs that interest you.
How to Install IMBd App
The best way to install the IMBd app is to go to Google Play Store. Type “IMBd” in the search bar and click “Install”. Once the download begins, you will need to follow the instructions to complete the download.
What’s new to IMDb App?
IMDb has just introduced the “What to Watch” app, which employs games to help families together determine what to watch on TV. But this app is only available on Fire TV devices running FOS6 and FOS7 and on Fire TV stick with voice remote (2nd Generation) in the US.
IMBd is now Amazon Freevee, an ad-supported streaming video (AVOD) platform with a full library of TV shows and movies available to watch.
What do you get when you couple a behemoth entertainment database like IMDb with a streaming giant like Amazon? Now that IMBd TV is controlled by Amazon, we expect nothing but great, original content. The sky is the limit!