Film Data by Title API

Film Data by Title API

The Film Data by Title API offers in-depth movie information, enriching the cinematic experience with details about film titles and more.

About the API:

In the modern age of information and technology, the charm of cinema continues to captivate audiences around the world. Movies possess the extraordinary ability to transport us to different realms, evoke deep emotions and leave lasting impressions. In a landscape replete with streaming platforms and a wide variety of film productions, movie buffs and researchers alike are often looking for comprehensive information about their favorite cinematic works. This is where the Film Data by Title API emerges as an invaluable resource, elevating the cinematic experience and quenching the thirst for movie knowledge.

The Film Data by Title API is a robust and easy-to-use interface that provides comprehensive information about movies based on their titles. This API serves as a gateway to a vast repository of movie information, ranging from timeless classics to the most recent blockbusters. It enables users, developers, movie buffs and researchers to seamlessly incorporate film information into their websites, applications or projects, thereby enhancing the user experience and elevating the appeal of their platforms.

This API contains a treasure trove of movie data, with details such as titles, release dates, lead actor and more. Whether you want to discover a movie's release year or delve into its intricate storyline, this API simplifies the process.

The Film Data by Title API enriches the movie-watching experience by making a wealth of data available to you. Whether you are an individual looking to build a feature-rich movie app, a cinephile eager to delve into the intricacies of movies, or a researcher seeking data for your academic work, this API allows you to explore the rich tapestry of the film industry.

The Film Data by Title API is an invaluable resource for any film enthusiast. Dive into the realm of cinema with the Film Data by Title API and discover the potential of film data. Whether you're a developer, film researcher, blogger, streaming platform or just a movie lover, this API opens the doors to a universe of movie insights. It enhances the movie-watching experience, streamlines research, and simplifies exploration of the cinematic world like never before.

What this API receives and what your API provides (input/output)?

It will receive parameters and provide you with a JSON.


What are the most common uses cases of this API?

  1. Movie Suggestion Applications: Develop applications that recommend films according to user tastes and viewing history.

  2. Cinematic Analysis: Collect data for academic research and explore trends in the world of film.

  3. Streaming Services: Elevate streaming platforms by providing comprehensive movie information to aid users in making informed selections.

  4. Entertainment Blogging: Enhance articles and reviews with current movie details for captivating content.

  5. Educational Materials: Employ the API for educational materials, enabling the teaching of film history and analysis.


Are there any limitations to your plans?

Besides the number of API calls available for the plan, there are no other limitations.

API Documentation


To use this endpoint you must indicate the name of a movie in the parameter.


Movie Information - Endpoint Features
Object Description
Test Endpoint


                                                                                                                                                                                                                            {"ok":true,"description":[{"#TITLE":"The Transformers: The Movie","#YEAR":1986,"#IMDB_ID":"tt0092106","#RANK":11315,"#ACTORS":"Orson Welles, Robert Stack","#AKA":"The Transformers: The Movie (1986) ","#IMDB_URL":"","#IMDB_IV":"","#IMG_POSTER":"","photo_width":496,"photo_height":755}],"error_code":200}

Movie Information - CODE SNIPPETS

curl --location --request GET '' --header 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_KEY' 


API Access Key & Authentication

After signing up, every developer is assigned a personal API access key, a unique combination of letters and digits provided to access to our API endpoint. To authenticate with the Film Data by Title API REST API, simply include your bearer token in the Authorization header.


Header Description
Authorization [Required] Should be Bearer access_key. See "Your API Access Key" above when you are subscribed.

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To use this API the user must enter the name of a movie to get information about it.

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It is an API that provides information about movies to users.

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