Movie Explorer Pro 2.0.2
Movie Explorer scans all your internal, external and network drives for digital movie files like MKV, M4V, AVI and MP4 and saves them in an attractive movie catalog for off line browsing and searching. The app can be used as a convenient starting point for playing your movie files by using the ‘Play’ and ‘Play with’ menu commands. The ‘Gallery’ feature let you enjoy posters, stills and photos of cinema movies, cast and crew members.
- Maps your digital cinema movie files automatically with movie metadata provided by The Movie Database (TMDb).
- Reads technical metadata of your files using the MediaInfo library of MediaArea.
- Shows details like the original title, plot summary, release date, rating but also information about the cast, crew and studio.
- Displays technical details like encoding format, bit rate, video format, resolution, bit depth and audio specifications.
- Shows movie posters, cast photos, crew photos and studio logos of your cinema movie files.
- Shows your movies as resizable thumbnails, grouped by cast members, crew members or studios, or just as files.
- Support for TV Shows and more, as part of the ‘TV Shows Addon’ Inapp purchase.
- All data is saved locally in a database which makes your digital movie collections very easily searchable.
- You can search on movie title, cast name, crew name (including the movie director), studio name or filename.
- The ‘Get Info’ context menu gives you all details of your movies, the cast and crew in a fully internally linked fashion.
- The ‘Open Gallery’ context menu let you browse through posters, photos and artwork of movies, cast and crew.
- The customizable sidebar enables you to filter your collection on criteria like file location, genres, countries and rating.
- Handy additional filters for Recently added, Stereoscopic, HD Video, HD Audio and Duplicate files.
- You can map manually files to movies to correct missing or incorrect movie metadata.
- Each movie file can be opened with the associated app by double clicking.
- By using the ‘Play with’ context menu, you can choose manually an app for playing a selected movie.
- Each movie, cast member or crew member can be investigated in more detail in IMDb, utilizing the builtin link feature.
- Let you open homepages of movies, cast and crew members.
- Export movie data on file location level to a CSV file.
- Supports the new MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar.
- Support for Mojave Dark Mode.
The app offers an in-app purchase, which adds the following features to the app:
- Support for TV shows, including a dedicated TV Shows view.
- Episodes, seasons, shows and movies can be marked as ‘Watched’ or ‘Unwatched’.
- With the Filter popover menu you can filter on ‘Unwatched’, ‘Watchlist’, ‘Paused’ and ‘Watched’, together with the existing filters and search function.
- Show the number of unwatched files in the sidebar for all filters.
- Add movies and episodes to the Watchlist.
- Sync Watched, Paused and Watchlist status with Trakt.tv
- Automatic update of the Watchlist when you set an episode to Read.
Top In-App Purchases: Full Version – included
Compatibility: macOS 10.13 or later 64 bit
Web Site: https://betamagic.nl/products/movieexplorer.html
Mac App Store: https://itunes.apple.com/app/movie-explorer/id802224528?mt=12
What’s New in Movie Explorer Pro 2.0.2
Upgrade to Movie Explorer Pro by subscribing to a monthly or yearly subscription. You can try it for free by using the fully functional 14-day trial, which ends automatically. Movie Explorer Pro adds the following features to the already highly rated standard edition:
• Blu-ray, 4K Ultra HD Discs, DVD and HD DVD support, including a new Discs view
• TV Shows indexing and dedicated view with a handy Shows and Season sidebar
• Watch history tracking, including synchronisation with Trakt.tv
• Define your own complex filters with the new Query engine
• Make your own collections, using the Lists feature
• Add your personal reviews and ratings, and use them as sidebar filters
• Export your collection to PDF, HTML or CSV, with multiple templates to choose from
TV Shows Add-on customers are entitled to a discount on the regular yearly subscription price.
Version 2.0.2 solves the following issues found in version 2.0.1:
• The ‘Play with’ menu items were disabled or empty
• Initial display of discs in the Discs view sometimes showed incorrect thumbnails
• Number of discs in de sidebar included unverified discs
• Export and print content sorting wasn’t based on ‘cleaned’ titles
• Restored access to CSV export as Location context menu action for non-Pro users