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The Movie Database

TMDB Movie Scraper

5.1.4 Movie information Team Kodi 617,743 64.64 KB Sep 28, 2018

themoviedb.org is a free and open movie database. It's completely user driven by people like you. TMDb is currently used by millions of people every month and with their powerful API, it is also used by many popular media centers like Kodi to retrieve Movie Metadata, Posters and Fanart to enrich the user's experience.

What's new in this version?

5.1.1
- changed: more cleanup and fixes

5.1.0
- changed: major code clean-up of tmdb common scraper library

5.0.3
- changed: made imdb uniqueid default when available

5.0.2
- changed: made tmdb uniqueid consistent with documentation

5.0.1
- changed: simplified ratings code

5.0.0
Version bump for Krypton

4.0.3
- changed: split zh-cn and zh-tw

4.0.1
- switched API queries to https

4.0.0
- added: multiple ratings and uniqueid support (requires Kodi v17) -thanks phate89
- added: premiered date (requires Kodi v17) -thanks phate89

3.9.4
- Fixed after API layout changes

3.9.3
- Update

3.9.2
- added: some new languages

3.9.1
- added: premiered tag with full release date

3.9.0
- Update

3.8.8
- Update author name

3.8.7
- fixed: caching

3.8.6
- fixed: broken search results due to API changes

3.8.4
- removed: option to scrape trailers from hd-trailers.net (it was broken)

3.8.3
- fixed: further fixes to the broken search results due to API changes

3.8.2
- fixed: further fixes to the broken search results due to API changes

3.8.1
- fixed: broken search results due to API changes

3.8.0
- added extra languages for selection
- changed language to a selection list

3.7.13
- fixed: movie certification won't scrape

3.7.12
- cache api response when using imdb based lookups

3.7.11
- updated language files from Transifex

3.7.10
- updated language files from Transifex

3.7.9
- updated language files from Transifex

3.7.8
- updated language files from Transifex

3.7.7
- updated language files from Transifex

3.7.6
- fixed: potential false match in NfoUrl (thanks and credits to ScHAmPi)

3.7.5
- updated: TMDb API URLs

3.7.3
- updated language files from Transifex

3.7.2
- updated language files from Transifex

3.7.1
- updated language files from Transifex

3.7.0
- updated: out factored studio and country scraping to common library

3.6.1
- updated: Scraper name

3.6.0
- updated: out factored tagline scraping to common library

3.5.0
- added: aspect tag and reorder languages according to the alphabet

3.4.1
- updated chinese translation

3.4.0
- added: prefer trailer language according to the selected language

3.3.0
- updated: improve CreateSearchUrl according to TMDb API changes

3.2.0
- fixed: keep Originaltitle
- fixed: &'s needs double escaping
- added: option to scrape certification from selected country

3.1.0
- updated: factored out title scraping to common library

3.0.9
- fixed: missing language parameter name in NfoUrl

3.0.8
- fixed: movies without release date won't find

3.0.7
- fixed: keep originaltitle; IMDb ID; remove TMDb title fallback, because it became obsolate

3.0.6
- updated chinese translation

3.0.5
- reverted latest change

3.0.4
- added: option to not scrape sets

3.0.3
- fixed: plot outline includes trash on some movies

3.0.2
- fixed: imdb IDs not properly handled

3.0.1
- changed: also fallback to original_title to make sure a valid title gets scraped

3.0.0
- major rewrite: utilize TMDb API v3, scraping set information, prioritize posters on the selected language

2.0.1
- fixed: imdb url nfo not resolving tmdb id

2.0.0
- complete rewrite to use the json api

1.4.5
- added: support for IMDb.xx support for NFO scraping

1.4.4
- fixed: actor thumb scraping was broken due to API changes

1.4.3
- fixed: use imdb ID from nfo
- changed: scrape only one studio

1.4.2
- fixed: url/mixed nfo scraping

1.4.1
- fixed: IMDb rating after site change

1.4.0
- added: trailer scraping from TMDB via youtube plugin

1.3.1
- fixed: added year to search string properly

1.3.0
- added: year to search string

1.2.5
- fixed: mpaa is returning string 'Rated' if there is no rating on tmdb

1.2.4
- fixed: not scraping artwork for movies without IMDb id

1.2.3
- fixed: can't get full search results list when some have message and some haven't

1.2.2
- fixed: real fix for hd-trailers.net

1.2.1
- fixed: trailer scraping from hd-trailers.net

1.2.0
- Added option to scrape rating from IMDb

1.1.6
- Fix rating images to show up on default skins

1.1.5
- Fix decimal separator

1.1.4
- Support for and in searches

1.1.3
- fixed missing imdb id (#2)

1.1.2
- fixed missing imdb id

1.1.1
- no writers due to API changes

1.1.0
- added multi-language support

1.0.11
- added Polish translation

1.0.9
- translation cosmetics

1.0.8
- changed hdtrailers.net version dependency

1.0.7
- final fix for nfourl scraping issue

1.0.6
- fixed nfourl scraping issue

1.0.5
- switch tmdb scraper to chain tmdb scraper library functions

1.0.4
- replace dtrailer.com with HD-Trailers.net for trailer scraping

1.0.3
- scraper library interfaces changed. no functional changes

1.0.2

- scraper might fetch wrong studio, genre and country values
- no search results in case the release date is missing

1.0.1

- various fixes after api change

1.0.0

- Initial import into addons repository