Kinobox, IMDb, TodoMovies, Letterboxd and many others – MobilMania.cz

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The world of film is big, and with the ever-growing number of streaming platforms, it’s easy to get lost in it. However, this selection of ours does not cover Netflix and similar services, because each one presents only its own content. Our goal was to select the best and most interesting applications that inform you where and what films, series and documentaries you can see, what to go to the cinema for, allow you to create watchlists, provide your own ratings, show the latest trailers, etc.


Cinema box

A guide to the world of movies

  • iOS: Free (100% rating)
  • Android: Free (94% rating)

The application is connected to the Kinobox website and you can use it to access information about the latest film events. You get tips on movies and series that you can see in cinemas and online, you can filter lists and rankings in different ways. For this, there are articles and reviews, and there are also videos. Of course, there is also information about the premieres that are about to hit the cinemas.

In the app, you can create a list of titles you want to see and rate what you’ve already seen. You can also activate notifications when the movie you’re waiting for is in theaters or online. An interesting feature is the AI ​​rating, which predicts how the news will fare with viewers.

  • In-app purchases: No
  • Also suitable for tablets: No
  • Web: Kinobox.cz

ČSFD

Czech-Slovak film database

  • Android: Free (rated 64%)

The application offers search and subsequent viewing of profiles of creators and films, including evaluation comments of users, videos, photo galleries, filmographies and biographies of directors and actors. After all, the platform relies a lot on user ratings.

Here you will also find the best TV tips of the day, news on DVD and Blu-ray, a complete program of cinemas and film rankings. The beauty and user-friendliness of the application didn’t take too much away, but it’s still better than the situation on iOS. There, only ČSFD Web is available (rating 26%), but it is better to visit ČSFD directly via a web browser.

  • In-app purchases: No
  • Also suitable for tablets: yes
  • Web: CSFD.cz

IMDb

The Movie, TV & Celebrity Guide

  • iOS: Free (96% rating)
  • Android: Free (90% rating)

IMDb is the most famous movie website. In the form of an application, it is a modern platform with functions that Kinobox was inspired by in the Czech version. Here, too, you can choose your preferred streaming services and access the content they offer.

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You can also rate and review here, you can create your own watchlist, you will find here not only trailers but also videos from the filming and exclusive clips. There are also rankings, viewing recommendations, various collections, cinema attendance by earnings, their planned premieres (also for the Czech Republic) and a sea of ​​other content.

  • In-app purchases: No
  • Also suitable for tablets: yes
  • Web: Imdb.com

TodoMovies

Manage your movies

TodoMovies wants to be the best possible tool for managing the movies you want to see. You can create your own lists here and also discover new titles that you missed until now. There is a display of movie posters, information about bonus scenes, a list of the complete cast, crew, etc.

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Here you will also find a collection of the best films of the given genre or the possibility to watch trailers. iTunes integration can be interesting, from where you can directly buy or rent the movie. If the film is just about to be released, you will receive a notification.

Filmlog

Your private film diary

The title fits the role of the best movie app. It contains a wide database of movies that it draws from the popular TMDb (The Movie Database), a free and open source database of movies and TV shows founded in 2008.

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The application will then provide access to this database through a pleasant interface, in which you can not only search for already seen films, but of course also those that you are about to watch. There is also saving them in lists. You can also write notes on individual titles, view their promotional posters, learn as much information as possible about their actors, etc.

  • In-app purchases: yes
  • Also suitable for tablets: yes
  • Web: Filmlog.cc

Marvel Unlimited

Access to over 29 thousand digital comics

  • iOS: Free (90% rating)
  • Android: Free (84% rating)

Marvel Unlimited features popular characters from Marvel movies, TV shows and video games. Here you can read the comics that inspired modern renditions not only of popular superheroes but also of their adversaries. In addition, everything here is adapted to the vertical consumption of content, so you will experience a new form of viewing it.

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Unlimited downloads will allow you to read as many comics as you want, even when you’re on the go completely offline. You just need to subscribe (trial period is 7 days). This will also give you access to new materials that are added every other week.

  • In-app purchases: yes
  • Also suitable for tablets: yes
  • Web: Marvel.com

Letterboxd

Movie social network

  • iOS: Free (96% rating)
  • Android: Free (88% rating)

There are many social networks, and most of them are similar to each other. But Letterboxd is different and original because it is aimed exclusively at movie lovers.

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The platform also works on the web, from which the application borrows various functions and presents them to you in a nice and neat jacket. So you can search, read and post comments, browse member profiles, read their reviews and much more.

JustWatch

A guide to the world of streaming services

  • iOS: Free (86% rating)
  • Android: Free (80% rating)

The app is a comprehensive guide to the world of video streaming platforms. Its catalog includes more than 90,000 films, series and shows with trailers, summaries, cast and ratings, and for each title it also tells where it can currently be watched.

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The platform also shows cross-service charts that inform the current hits that are the most viewed within the stream around the world. There is also a watchlist in which you can save what you want to watch and much more.

  • In-app purchases: yes
  • Also suitable for tablets: yes
  • Web: Justwatch.com

Queue – What to Watch

Tinder for movies and series

“Queue” is the easiest way to watch movies and shows across streaming services. The content is increasing rapidly and the algorithms do not always recommend what you might want to watch. Similar to Tinder, by swiping left or right, you also find out what your friends are looking at.

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For example, there is also the import of text from your notes, when the programs included are added to your watchlist. Here you can watch trailers, read reviews and, of course, find out where movies and series can be played. Finally, there is also a wheel of fortune that randomly recommends what to watch.

  • In-app purchases: No
  • Also suitable for tablets: No
  • Web: Queue.co

Tract

A community of TV and film lovers

Where to watch what movies and series? The Trakt app tells you that, as it includes direct links to hundreds of streaming services (650 to be exact), and even all the major TV networks. You can easily find out where and what content is available for viewing.

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You can also keep track of what’s currently trending, browse upcoming shows and movies, as well as create watch lists. As a bonus, you’ll also find a calendar here that offers planning for the release of future episodes of popular series and anticipated movies.

  • In-app purchases: yes
  • Also suitable for tablets: yes
  • Web: Trakt.tv

CineTrak

One app – many assessment platforms

The app lets you search for the best movies and TV shows, create watch lists, and check reviews and ratings from a variety of sources. This is where its strength lies, as you can see the quality of the film across rating platforms such as Trakt, IMDB, Metacritic and Rotten Tomatoes.

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You will also find regularly updated selections and curated lists from many categories, such as the highest-grossing films or those awarded with an Oscar. Of course, there are also reviews here, you can also watch trailers. The application can even work offline.

Moviebase

Discover the world of movies and series

The platform stands out with a huge number of categories in which you can browse relevant content. These are, for example, popular titles, shows on TV, upcoming, top-rated, etc. In addition, there are catalogs such as Marvel Universe, Nominations for Oscar, Disney, Pixar, Shows and films awarded with awards, etc.

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There is also advanced search filtering according to everything you can practically think of. The application then remembers your preferences and presents content that might be of interest to you. There are also options for creating lists or ratings. The application also enables synchronization with Trakt.tv and TMDB, including data import and export.

Cinematics

Comprehensive information from the world of film

According to the app’s developer, it’s supposed to be the fastest and easiest way to discover movies, actors and shows on a mobile device. A big plus is that it includes ratings and reviews from both Movie Database (TMDb), IMDb, Metacritic and Rotten Tomatoes.

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So for all content, you will learn all possible information, even in the case of directors, screenwriters and actors. There are also charts, movies of the year or quite an interesting list of what is currently being released on physical media.

  • In-app purchases: yes
  • Also suitable for tablets: yes

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