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Simple Movie Catalog 1.9.1

Simple Movie Catalog will scan a given directory for movies, query imdb for info and generate a catalog in html which offers sorting and grouping of found movies by different criteria.

2013-02-23 Release 1.9.1
* Updated IMDB rating
* Minor performance fixes of cached files
* Make some perl modules optional

Posted by Damien Langg 2013-02-23

Simple Movie Catalog 1.9.0

Simple Movie Catalog will scan a given directory for movies, query imdb for info and generate a catalog in html which offers sorting and grouping of found movies by different criteria.

2013-02-06 Release 1.9.0
* Updated for IMDB site changes
* Removed deprecated use of goto in perl

Posted by Damien Langg 2013-02-06

Simple Movie Catalog 1.8.1

Simple Movie Catalog will scan a given directory for movies, query imdb for info and generate a catalog in html which offers sorting and grouping of found movies by different criteria.

2011-11-13 Release 1.8.1
* Updated parsing of movie title

Posted by Damien Langg 2011-11-13

Simple Movie Catalog 1.8.0

Simple Movie Catalog will scan a given directory for movies, query imdb for info and generate a catalog in html which offers sorting and grouping of found movies by different criteria.

2011-09-24 Release 1.8.0
* Updated parsing of IMDB rating value
* Set default theme to white

Posted by Damien Langg 2011-09-24

Simple Movie Catalog 1.7.1

Simple Movie Catalog will scan a given directory for movies, query imdb for info and generate a catalog in html which offers sorting and grouping of found movies by different criteria.

2010-11-16 Release 1.7.1
* Fixed -origtitle when movie is guessed
* Added theme "grey" which is now the default (by Roni Laukkarinen)
* Updated white theme (better compatibility with firefox and ie)

Posted by Damien Langg 2010-11-16

Simple Movie Catalog 1.7.0

Simple Movie Catalog will scan a given directory for movies, query imdb for info and generate a catalog in html which offers sorting and grouping of found movies by different criteria.

2010-11-15 Release 1.7.0
* new options: -origtitle and -deftitle
-origtitle will use the original instead of the regional title
* better unicode handling
* improved search for series
* minor search improvement for movies with () in title
* minor black and white theme update (by Roni Laukkarinen)

Posted by Damien Langg 2010-11-15

Simple Movie Catalog 1.6.1

Simple Movie Catalog will scan a given directory for movies, query imdb for info and generate a catalog in html which offers sorting and grouping of found movies by different criteria.

2010-11-12 Release 1.6.1
* Added noposter.png that was missing in 1.6.0
* Minor theme .css update

Posted by Damien Langg 2010-11-12

Simple Movie Catalog 1.6.0

Simple Movie Catalog will scan a given directory for movies, query imdb for info and generate a catalog in html which offers sorting and grouping of found movies by different criteria.

2010-11-11 Release 1.6.0
* Added theming support (thanks to Roni Laukkarinen)
* Added -theme <NAME> option to select the default theme
* A new theme can be added to lib/name.css

Posted by Damien Langg 2010-11-11

Simple Movie Catalog 1.5.0

Simple Movie Catalog will scan a given directory for movies, query imdb for info and generate a catalog in html which offers sorting and grouping of found movies by different criteria.

2010-10-25 Release 1.5.0
* Bugfix: updated parsing of new imdb html formatting (thanks to tomislav ceraj)
(old formatting is still supported so that the existing cache can be reused)
* Improved support for series: recognize tags: S01E02, 1x02, season 1, episode 2
* Improved auto matching when no year is present in the filename
* Increased cache time to 90 days

Posted by Damien Langg 2010-10-25

Simple Movie Catalog 1.4.0

Simple Movie Catalog will scan a given directory for movies, query imdb for info and generate a catalog in html which offers sorting and grouping of found movies by different criteria.

2010-03-18 Release 1.4.0
* Bugfix: updated parsing of new imdb html (plot, runtime, genre)
* New option:
-cachedays <NUM> Number of days to cache pages [default: 30]

Posted by Damien Langg 2010-03-18

Simple Movie Catalog: 1.3.3 Released

Simple Movie Catalog will scan a given directory for movies, query imdb for info and generate a catalog in html which offers sorting and grouping of found movies by different criteria.

2009-03-29 Release 1.3.3
* Fixed problem if perl path contained spaces
* Recognize .ts media files
* Better HiDef detection
* Fixed -ext option

Posted by Damien Langg 2009-03-29

Simple Movie Catalog: 1.3.2 Released

Simple Movie Catalog will scan a given directory for movies, query imdb for info and generate a catalog in html which offers sorting and grouping of found movies by different criteria.

2009-01-31 Release 1.3.2
* Added -aka option to enable searching for non english titles
* Improved genre filter logic depending on the amount of genres selected:
- match all if more than half selected
- match any if less than half selected

Posted by Damien Langg 2009-01-31

Simple Movie Catalog: 1.3.1 Released

Simple Movie Catalog will scan a given directory for movies, query imdb for info and generate a catalog in html which offers sorting and grouping of found movies by different criteria.

2009-01-23 Release 1.3.1
* More control over tags order and default state with options -tagorder and -tagstate
* Added links to trailers, youtube and rottentomatos for each movie
* Custom links can be added with the -link option

Posted by Damien Langg 2009-01-23

Simple Movie Catalog: 1.3.0 Released

Simple Movie Catalog will scan a given directory for movies, query imdb for info and generate a catalog in html which offers sorting and grouping of found movies by different criteria.

2009-01-10 Release 1.3.0
* Added tagging of movies and filtering by tags. Tags are assigned by:
- path matching (HiDef)
- imdb movie type (TV,Video,Series)
- match method (Guess)
- user defined path matching with option: -tag NAME=PATTERN
* Recognize .ratdvd and .tivo media files
* Added -ext option to add specify additional media file types... read more

Posted by Damien Langg 2009-01-10

Simple Movie Catalog: 1.2.4 Released

Simple Movie Catalog will scan a given directory for movies, query imdb for info and generate a catalog in html which offers sorting and grouping of found movies by different criteria.

Version 1.2.4 has been released.
Changes:
* Auto-match by filename if other methods fail

Let me know any ideas for improvements!

Posted by Damien Langg 2009-01-05

Simple Movie Catalog: 1.2.3 Released

Simple Movie Catalog will scan a given directory for movies, query imdb for info and generate a catalog in html which offers sorting and grouping of found movies by different criteria.

Version 1.2.3 has been released.
Changes:
* Sort by user vote, dir time
* More subtitles searches
* Added options: match first, match missing year

Thanks to everyone that submitted ideas for improvements.

Merry Christmas! :)

Posted by Damien Langg 2008-12-26