IMDB Rating: The film ‘The Kashmir Files’ directed by Vivek Agnihotri is in discussion these days. This film has beaten many big budget films in IMDb rating. IMDb has given top rating to ‘The Kashmir Files’.
IMDb Rating (Internet Movie Database) is also in the headlines these days like ‘The Kashmir Files’. After all, what is this IMDb rating, who owns it, how does this company give its rating on films and most importantly, why is its rating so valuable, we have studied all these questions in detail.
IMDb Rating is actually an internet database where registered users are seen rating and reviewing the film. The Internet Movie Database (IMDb) is an online database that collects and presents information about actors, films, television programs and video games to readers and viewers. The IMDB network was started in October 1990 and has been with Amazon.com since 1998.
Internet Movie Database
The full name of IMDb is Internet Movie Database and currently it is an Amazon company. IMDb has information about every movie, TV program, song, video game, artist and web series from Hollywood to Bollywood. It has data like upcoming movies information, movie reviews, biography and ratings. It is said that it is the largest internet database in the world.
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Alam is that ratings and reviews of IMBD are considered to be the measure of success and failure of films.
Launch of IMDb
IMDb was started in 1990. At that time its name was “Those Eyes”. It was made by Col Needham. Colonel Needham was an English film fan and computer programmer. It was initially a Usenet posting based on beautiful-eyed actresses. Many people started joining on this post and started giving their feedback. Later it was bought by Amazon Inc.
Seeing the increasing reactions of the people, Needham started the “List of Actors” and his partner Dave Knight started working on the “List of Directors”. It gradually expanded and the database was expanded to include film makers’ data as well as general knowledge of films, autobiographies and reviews.
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In 1993, it moved to the World Wide Web under the name of the Cardiff Internet Movie Database. In 1996 IMDb was incorporated in the United Kingdom, becoming Internet Movie Database Limited. Founder Colonel Needham became its owner.
In 1998, Amazon.com founder, owner and CEO Jeff Bezos struck a deal with Needham and other major shareholders to buy IMDb outright. Amazon paid $55 million to IMDb and two other companies. Jeff Bezos merged it with Amazon as a subsidiary, private company. It is currently owned by Amazon.
Movies, TV shows and web series are rated from 1 to 10 stars on IMDb. The higher the rating, the more successful it is considered. Any movie released anywhere in the world gets updated in the IMDb database. You can give your rating to the movie by visiting this site. Rating is done from 1 to 10 stars. The more stars the movie or show gets, the more successful it is considered.
IMDb has a list of the top 250 movies. As of February 22, 2022, ‘The Shawshank Redemption’ directed by Frank Darabont is number 1 on the list. Here a registered user has the right to vote regularly and his name is kept secret.
You can also give rating
On IMDb, you can also give your rating or review to a film or a web series, video game or any star. For this you have to create your own account by going to www.imdb.com.
By paying an annual fee to IMDb, artists, or people in the film industry, can post a biography of God and upload their pictures. IMDb membership fees are around $150 annually.
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