WIP Ember Media Manager ALPHA - Discussion Thread
(2017-03-03, 06:48)deh2k7 Wrote: I have a question for how the title is chosen when scraping with IMDB. It seems like the scraper is using the alternative titles instead of the main title. How does the scraper choose which title to use for the title field?

I have 'force US title language' set. I have tried different combos of "popular titles" and "partial titles" options to be set, but the scraper always seems to be selecting the alternative titles instead.

for example: "2001: A Space Odyssey" is set to "Two Thousand and One: A Space Odyssey". Another example is "Zoolander 2". It's set to "200lander". Neither of these titles are the main titles as shown on IMDB.

"Force title" always search on AKA page for the title: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0062622/rele...dt_dt#akas
It use the first AKA title that don't contains "working" (title) in the description.
If you'r from US you don't need to use forced titles (IMHO).

The other two options are only to reduce the search results.

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