A box of chocolates? Not our API.
Frequently asked questions about our service. So you wont have a bitter surprise.
What is InternationalShowtimes?
Internationalshowtimes.com is the most comprehensive showtimes syndication worldwide. We aggregate movie meta data, showtimes data, ticket deeplinking in one simple API for your online or offline content, apps or services.
How is the movie & showtimes data provided?
The data is provided through a JSON RESTful API. Get a quick overview of our documentation HERE (probably helpful if you are a developer).
Are showtimes and movie data provided in my country?
We are constantly updating our showtimes coverage on an international level. For the moment we cover showtimes & ticket deeplinks for following countries:
- New Zealand
- United Arab Emirates
- United Kingdom
- United States
Is support provided to API subscriptions?
Yes - we are taking all issues seriously and will help you in the setup process. In the premium subscription tier we will work with you even closer and react faster. Our tech and support staff will assist you in any way needed - just write to [email protected]
What is a full service API?
Full service refers to the capabilities of our powerful tool. We are the Avengers of movie data. Meta Data + Showtimes + Deeplinks + Global coverage is an unstoppable combination. Are you missing anything that makes you wonder if we deserve such praise? Let us know and we'll bring Thor's Hammer down on that issue (by fixing it).
How accurate is the showtime data?
We have been in the industry for too long to provide bad data. Your users find wrong showtimes on search engines worldwide? Your users are sent to wrong deeplinks? Say no more. We have a layered security set-up that always double and triple checks showtimes in order to deliver the best data out there. Try iShowtimes today and start fueling your business with the best showtime & movie data.
What kind of data is provided in the service?
We generally provide a large variety of movie theater data in one single API. Our data sets range from movie meta data (synopsis, cast, HD trailers, posters, scene images...), movie theater data (location, maps, contact information...) to showtimes syndication (cinema showtimes, ticket deeplinks). We are even including movie ratings like IMDB, Rotten Tomatoes and Metacritic in our API.
Is there a free plan?
Since data aggregation doesn't come without cost, we have to charge every customer of ours. You do have 30 days to test our API for free. Your users will thank you for the small investment you're about to make.
Can I use iShowtimes as a backend to power my application?
Yes. This comes at an additional cost for us since your users will send requests directly to our system - which means we will set up a dedicated server for you, which the client has to cover.
Can I import the iShowtimes data to my system?
Yes, using the API you can import the iShowtimes data directly into your own database. This gives you full flexibility and maximum performance for your own backend.