Movie Explorer scans all your internal, external and network drives for digital movie and TV show 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 thumbnails, grouped by cast members, crew members or studios, or just as files. Support for TV Shows. This is an In-app purchase within the app. Thumbnails can resized from small to extremely large.
In addition you can adjust the image quality of the thumbnails. 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.