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Cinemagoer (previously known as IMDbPY) is a Python package for retrieving and managing the data of the IMDb movie database about movies and people.
from imdb import Cinemagoer # create an instance of the Cinemagoer class ia = Cinemagoer() # get a movie and print its director(s) the_matrix = ia.get_movie('0133093') for director in the_matrix['directors']: print(director['name']) # show all information that are currently available for a movie print(sorted(the_matrix.keys())) # show all information sets that can be fetched for a movie print(ia.get_movie_infoset()) # update a Movie object with more information ia.update(the_matrix, ['technical']) # show which keys were added by the information set print(the_matrix.infoset2keys['technical']) # print one of the new keys print(the_matrix.get('tech'))
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New year, new name: after almost 18 years, we decided to change the name of the project: welcome Cinemagoer!
For more details see the latest changelog, including unreleased changes.