Android App FAQs

How is IMDb for Android different than the regular IMDb website?

The IMDb Movies & TV app for Android gives you access to all names and titles. We also offer our most popular data including: quotes, trivia, plot summaries, synopsis, birth dates and celebrity mini-biographies. You can also sign in with your IMDb account to rate movies and TV shows, manage your Watchlist, check in and share what you're watching, and set your favorite theaters.

Where can I get IMDb Movies & TV for Android? Is it free?

The IMDb app is free. Visit the Android marketplace on your device and search for "IMDb". Select and install the application titled "IMDb Movies & TV".

Is the IMDb app available internationally?

Yes, the IMDb Movies & TV app for Android is available worldwide. It is available in English, Spanish, German, French, Italian, Portuguese and Japanese.

Can I move the app to my SD card?

Yes. You can move the app to your SD card by going to the Settings screen. Click on Settings > Applications > Manage Applications > IMDb Movies & TV and then click on "Move to SD card".

Can I add to my Watchlist from my mobile phone?

You can add to and view your Watchlist from your Android phone. To do this, you’ll need the most recent version of the IMDb App.

How do I install a widget?

After installing the latest version of the IMDb app (v 2.0), you can install the IMDb widget on your Android device. On the home screen of your Android device, do a "long press", click "widgets" on the message box and then select IMDb.

Is an Internet network connection required to use the IMDb app?

IMDb apps require an Internet connection. IMDb data is retrieved from IMDb live.

Can I log into the IMDb app using Google?

At this time, we don't offer the Google login option on the IMDb app. To access your IMDb account, you'll need to log in using the IMDb account option.

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