Work Smarter not Harder - We have large data sets in my current project. Every year tons more data is loaded into the system. So we only keep the majority of data for 4 years. After...
To use their API, you need to obatin a key. This is done by registering. You will get a long alphanumeric string that must accompany every API request you send over the web. You are limited to 10 calls a second, and 10k calls a day. But that is enough to play around with. I love that you can send in a query and get all this movie data.
There are a lot of terms of service you need to abide by. But this is a great source of tons of movie data. Yee-haw. I know our final project for the college class is going to rock with this data source. Maybe I will post the link to our final project here. I know my friends want to take a look at my Redbox killer.