Data Issues & Policy Discussions

Data Issues & Policy Discussions

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Simpsons and Psych movie connections not approved

I submitted movie connections to episodes of The Simpsons and Psych and they were declined and I don’t agree with this, can someone look into it. The reference numbers are #220131-174723-405000 and #220131-174703-469000. Also an correction I made for an episode of Heroes didn’t work properly, the

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Can I delete my IMDB page and then create a new IMDB page under the same name?

My birthdate is on my IMDB page and they refuse to remove it (even though a class action lawsuit a few years back told them they had to, since this birthdate thing has apparently happened to several actors). My only choice is to delete the entire IMDB page to remove it from the world wide web. B

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Removing birthdate...

Are there really only two options for removing a birthdate from IMDb (which is visible through even just a Google search: welcome all creeps!): 1. Pay for Pro subscription, and hope to delete it 2. Delete account all together, and hope for best Are these really the only way to protect our privacy

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how do i delete my page?

Hiya I appear on IMDb https://www.imdb.com/name/nm5381863/ but I dont really want to appear on IMDb (no offence) - so how would I delete that?  Presumably IMDb is bound to delete information held about me under data protection, so who would I ask about that?  Or c

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The keywords "blockbuster" and "movie-flop"

Since these two IMDb keywords are vague-sounding - as a film's box office cannot always be conclusively proved - I propose that they both be deleted.

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Korea country

The database has North Korea and South Korea, but also Korea. Korea is blocked in the submission form as country of origin for titles made after 1948. It is listed for some recent titles, probably because it was added while there was no year attached. Perhaps it should be caught during processing

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2 IMDB films merged

Hi - I submitted my film "Sam" recently and it has been merged with a Dutch film by the same name. Could these please be demerged?

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#221002-175233-611000

Grammatical/formttting error correction rejected - unsure why and the error was created by IMDb in the first place after I had submitted the original quotation.

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Duplicate Keywords - List #36 (Proposals for Permanent Merger and Auto-Conversion) (couple, pregnancy, & childbirth keywords)

Here is the next installment of my lists of proposed keywords for permanent merger and auto-conversion. I am posting this for fellow contributors to review first and raise any objections or questions. I will wait at least 14 days before changing this post to a "problem" post and asking IMDb staff

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Help to merge two names

I have sent a request to merge names several times. One is correct in Polish transcription (Pieczka, Franciszek), the other is incorrect (Pechka, Frantisek) in English transcription (someone created a section by ear). The merge is refused every time. Refusal under the pretext that the information ca

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