Odrike said:Exellent idea. This has been discussed on xbmc forum, and the developer Guybrush had some intresting ideas of how this would work.
"And darkie, in your python script you are indeed parsing the website which could change over time, but take a look at:
(set your user agent to "iTunes/4.5")
Sneaky eh?, XML is perfect for these kind of things
iTunes uses these urls for trailers, so the format wont change or they will break their own application."
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Maby someone skilled programmer would like 2 make a plugin for myTrailer?
dman_lfc said:Just FYI,
If you use QuickTime Alternative *.MOV movies play nicely in MP...
I manually pull down the streams and store them for TV playback so feature you guys are talking about would be very nice.
knubile said:I've started working on a scrapper application to pull showtimes for local movie theatres. I can't find anything like xmltv for movies.
movietickets.com has all AMC theatres.
canada.com has all the other theatres for canada.
I'm trying to select a good site to scrape from for testing. I'm thinking a config can define numberous sights and some parameters to help in the scrapping.
What good site are there for movie listings? Anything else i'm missing?
I'm kind of at the proof on concept stage.