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Friday, November 25th, 2022 6:58 PM

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How to watch a movie on IMDb?

How do I watch a movie found on IMDb, either at its website with an internet browser, or within a streaming service app on my smart TV?

Jon

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2 months ago

Hello @PowersR, 

Please note that we do not stream movies or shows on IMDb or IMDbPro.

We list every movie and show we are aware of that meet our criteria for inclusion, whether or not they are available on video or ever have been. In some cases, there are no known copies available in digital or physical form.

You can find Trailers, Clips, Featurettes, and IMDb Originals on both the IMDb website and on the IMDb mobile apps (available on iOS and Android).

For more information on how to stream, rent, or purchase titles not found on Freevee, please check out our Help page.

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70 Points

2 months ago

How do I watch a film on line?

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2 months ago

I searched for and found the TV movie "War Dogs: America's Forgotten Heroes".  I logged into IMDb, and added the movie to my Watchlist.  I can't seem to find a way to actually play or watch this movie.

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Edward

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Hello @jks0756​,

We do not stream movies or shows on IMDb or IMDbPro.

IMDb list every movie and show we are aware of that meet our criteria for inclusion, whether or not they are available on video or ever have been. In some cases, there are no known copies available in digital or physical form.

You can find Trailers, Clips, Featurettes, and IMDb Originals on both the IMDb website and on the IMDb mobile apps (available on iOS and Android).

If you're looking to watch a title you've found on IMDb, there are a few options you may have to do so based on the availability of the title.

For more information on how to stream, rent, or purchase titles not found on Freevee, please check out our Help page:

https://help.imdb.com/article/imdb/discover-watch/how-can-i-watch-a-movie-or-tv-show/G4GAAPL3XS2E99KY?ref_=helpcs_p#

Please let us know if we can offer further help.

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2 months ago

Anytime I tap on a movie to play it only plays the triller and show me pictures that's all why is that so

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Edward

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@Nasreen​,

Hello @jks0756​,

We do not stream movies or shows on IMDb or IMDbPro.

If you're looking to watch a title you've found on IMDb, there are a few options you may have to do so based on the availability of the title.

For more information on how to stream, rent, or purchase titles not found on Freevee, please check out our Help page:

https://help.imdb.com/article/imdb/discover-watch/how-can-i-watch-a-movie-or-tv-show/G4GAAPL3XS2E99KY?ref_=helpcs_p#

Please let us know if we can offer further help.

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2 months ago

Thanks to everyone who set me straight!  :-)  Rusty

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2 months ago

Can't find a way to watch what's on my Watchlist.

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Sally

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@MizB​ 

Please remember that we do not stream movies or shows. ;)

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1 month ago

Hello , just i have a question ! Why you have this site ? Because i can’t see Any movie . I see only trailer and thsat’s it. Nothing more . How i can see the movie or serials ? 

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Sandy

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This is database whit information for the industry of movies/TV-show and other things as officual podcast. It are not a streaming site for movies. I you like to watch a movie. Then so are you going to have to go to Netflix or another streaming site.

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@Sandy​ Thank you ! I thinking is for movie and serials. Thank you for reply . Merry Christmas ! 

Edward

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@cncemilia​,

If you're looking to watch a title you've found on IMDb, there are a few options you may have to do so based on the availability of the title.

For more information on how to stream, rent, or purchase titles not found on Freevee, please check out our Help page:

https://help.imdb.com/article/imdb/discover-watch/how-can-i-watch-a-movie-or-tv-show/G4GAAPL3XS2E99KY?ref_=helpcs_p#

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19 days ago

hello all , somebody know why i can't see the episode on my cell phone , with IMDb movies & tv. is nerver start , just the page ????????

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Only titles with Watch Options listed can be played via IMDb links.

You may find the title online elsewhere, or maybe not.

IMDb is a _database_ of movies and TV, not a streaming service.

Relevant Help page:

How can I watch a movie or TV show?

  If you're looking to watch a title you've found on IMDb, there are a few options you may have to do so based on the availability of the title. We list every movie and show we are aware of that meet our criteria for inclusion, whether ... Read more.

Edward

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@mickydee​,

We do not stream movies or shows on IMDb or IMDbPro.

IMDb list every movie and show we are aware of that meet our criteria for inclusion, whether or not they are available on video or ever have been. In some cases, there are no known copies available in digital or physical form.

You can find Trailers, Clips, Featurettes, and IMDb Originals on both the IMDb website and on the IMDb mobile apps (available on iOS and Android).

For more information on how to stream, rent, or purchase titles not found on Freevee, please check out our Help page.

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IMDb is a database of films, unfortunately, you can't watch them here. But I understand your desire, the best animation works are noticed here.

Modern animation has come a long way in recent years, with advancements in technology allowing for more realistic and detailed animation. You can discover more here https://quizzes.studymoose.com/flashcards/animation/, if you like educational games. Computer-generated imagery (CGI) has become a popular method for creating animated films and TV shows and has led to the creation of some truly stunning visuals. Additionally, the use of motion capture technology has allowed for more realistic movement and expression in animated characters. Overall, the quality and variety of animation in the modern era are truly impressive.

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13 days ago

I can’t seem to watch all my Esaret episodes. Only the trailer and I have account. How can I watch them?

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Sally

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@Gardippie​ 

 

Hello!

Remember that we are not a streaming platform. :D

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12 days ago

I've signed in to the IMDb website, have logged on to "Stitching Palestine," but cannot seem to find a link to actually watch the movie.  Links, as I see them, only lead to trailers.  Suggestions, please?

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Sandy

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@cfischer7​ Wełl! As we have been saying to every other whit the same kind of question. This is not a streaming site. It is a database for .movies/series

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Thanks for the clarification!

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Seemingly neither IMDb, Freevee (previously IMDbTV and further previously FreeDive) nor Amazon happens to possess a copy of Stitching Palestine available for streaming publicly. And that's not unusual at  for the reasons explained earlier by Jon and Edward. For a vast majority of the movies, shows and episodes documented on IMDb, the title video gallery pages corresponding to them lack a copy of the full material. The Freevee or otherwise external streaming availability of many of the least obscure movies will be reflected in a specific spot on an IMDb title page. For short movies, often there will be a hyperlink in the external sites listing to usually YouTube or Vimeo, where the full material, properly licensed, may have been uploaded. Links to MUBI are somewhat common, but often the referenced movie may not be available for streaming through MUBI.

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12 days ago

Hi everyone!  I get it!  No movies to be played here!  You can stop replying to this post now!  Otherwise, I'll just have to delete my profile and start over...

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@PowersR​ How does one delete a profile?  Thanks...

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@PowersR​ You can just unsubscribe from the thread. No need to delete your entire account.

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11 days ago

can some one provide me with instructions 

thank you

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Are you hoping to watch directly on IMDb? Only a relatively small number titles is available for watching directly on IMDb. 

Although it is named the "Watchlist," it is actually just for saving a list of movies and shows, which can be watched elsewhere.

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11 days ago

Well, your thread just got merged into a new place. Here was my p.s., which I tried to post mere seconds after the thread merger.

p.s. And now that I look at my Watchlist, I see that there are no longer any titles available for watching directly on IMDb (except for short films that might happen to be available as video clips in their entirety on IMDb, but that will not show up in the Watchlist). I guess IMDb got rid of their IMDbTV service at some point within the past year. That service used to allow watching a limited number of films and shows on IMDb. Looks like everything has been consolidated on Amazon.com as "Amazon Freevee." https://www.amazon.com/adlp/freevee-about

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Freevee functions almost identically to IMDbTV, so much that the service was basically renamed, like how it premiered as FreeDive. Just as before, the movies and shows rotate in and out of availability on the service, sometimes becoming available on Amazon streaming service; free without ads with a Prime subscription, or free without ads with a subscription to a partner channel (like Starz, Showtime, AMC, MGM, Paramount, BET, Strand Releasing et al.) within the service; or sometimes not available at all through Amazon streaming service, not even for rental or purchase.

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2 days ago

Why can i only watch trailers and not the full movie?

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Only titles with Watch Options listed can be played via IMDb links.

You may find the title online elsewhere, or maybe not.

IMDb is a _database_ of movies and TV, not a streaming service.

Relevant Help page:

How can I watch a movie or TV show?

  If you're looking to watch a title you've found on IMDb, there are a few options you may have to do so based on the availability of the title. We list every movie and show we are aware of that meet our criteria for inclusion, whether ... Read more.

Edward

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@nicoc​,

We do not stream movies or shows on IMDb or IMDbPro.

IMDb list every movie and show we are aware of that meet our criteria for inclusion, whether or not they are available on video or ever have been. In some cases, there are no known copies available in digital or physical form.

You can find Trailers, Clips, Featurettes, and IMDb Originals on both the IMDb website and on the IMDb mobile apps (available on iOS and Android).

For more information on how to stream, rent, or purchase titles please visit our Help page

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2 days ago

Hey I’m trying to watch a tv series called Sirena, I added to my list to watch but for some reason I can’t watch it 

Sirena from 1993 with actor Carlos Montilla and Astrid Grubber 

help me please 

thanks 

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Edward

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@Valdez305​,

We do not stream movies or shows on IMDb or IMDbPro.

IMDb list every movie and show we are aware of that meet our criteria for inclusion, whether or not they are available on video or ever have been. In some cases, there are no known copies available in digital or physical form.

You can find Trailers, Clips, Featurettes, and IMDb Originals on both the IMDb website and on the IMDb mobile apps (available on iOS and Android).

For more information on how to stream, rent, or purchase titles not found on Freevee, please check out our Help page:

https://help.imdb.com/article/imdb/discover-watch/how-can-i-watch-a-movie-or-tv-show/G4GAAPL3XS2E99KY?ref_=helpcs_p#

Please let us know if we can offer further help.