IMDb in the News

"The Game of Thrones"–"Breaking Bad" Rivalry You Never Knew Existed

Huffington Post
The Weird, Secret Rivalry Between 'Game of Thrones' and 'Breaking Bad'

ABC News
Jeffrey Tambor Explains Forgetting to Thank His Wife at Emmys

Boston Globe
Stars out on the town in Los Angeles after the Emmy Awards

USA Today
'La La Land' becomes the Oscar-bound movie to beat out of Toronto

Jill Kargman Felt Like "Cinderella" at the Emmys

Access Hollywood
Emmys Predictions: Will 'Game Of Thrones' Break Its Own Record?

CBS News
Felicity Jones receives IMDb STARmeter Award at TIFF

The Daily Mail
Felicity Jones cuts an elegant figure in ruffled blouse and black maxi skirt as she receive IMDb Fan Award at Toronto International Film Festival

"Today" on NBC (Sept. 5, 2016)
'Bridget Jones' Baby' and 'Girl on a Train': The highlights of the fall movie and TV season

The Hollywood Reporter
The Scene at Comic-Con 2016

10 biggest Comic-Con scoops on 'Walking Dead,' 'GoT,' 'The Flash' and more

From Star Trek to Silicon Valley: All the Stars at Comic-Con!

Rolling Stone
25 Best Things We Saw at San Diego Comic-Con 2016

Comic-Con 2016: Top Party Pics, From Justin Timberlake on a Boat to Hodor's 'Rave of Thrones' DJ Set
IMDb provides live interactive Comic-Con experience for fans

USA Today
Comic-Con Happiness abounds with Justin Timberlake, 'Trolls'

E! Online
Comic-Con 2016: Star Sightings

Entertainment Tonight CA
Spotted at Comic-Con 2016

Daily Mail
Justin Timberlake joins stylist Anna Kendrick as they promote new animated film Trolls at Comic-Con International

IMDb & Kevin Smith have teamed up to bring you exclusive Comic-Con coverage

Celebrity XO
Kevin Smith Is Calling on His Famous "Friends" for Comic-Con and You Should Watch

The Hollywood Reporter
Comic-Con 2016: THR's Full Guide to Parties in San Diego

The Huffington Post
'Battle of the Bastards' Is the Greatest TV Episode Ever on IMDb

Guess What's Now The #1 Rated TV Episode Of All Time?

Radar Online
TV and Movie Premieres Around the World

Cannes Parties: The Top 10 Invites at the 2016 Festival

YAHOO! Movies
Cannes Parties: The Top 10 Invites at the 2016 Festival

USA Today
5 reasons why the film industry pays attention to what happens in Cannes

The Hollywood Reporter
Cannes: American Pavilion Unveils Lineup

Withoutabox Launches Free Film Festival Judging Application For Amazon Fire TV (Exclusive)

Danny Glover, Chloe Grace Moretz and Liev Schreiber Lead Tribeca Film Festival Jurors

The UK Mirror
IMDb's British Founder Heading to Hollywood Awards Show, But Who Is Col Needham?

Gold Derby
Oscars 2016 predictions: Keith Simanton (IMDb) tops experts

CBS Sunday Morning
The Man Behind IMDb

Daily Mail
And Britain's Biggest Winner at the Oscars Is a Self-Confessed 'Net Nerd' Who Founded IMDb

King 5
Preview of the Oscars

New York Times
The Best Apps for Delivering Celebrity News

Nicholas Sparks: 'No one wanted to play' Ryan Gosling's character in 'The Notebook'

Vanity Fair
Ryan Gosling Got His Role in the Notebook Because Nobody Else Wanted It

The Huffington Post
Nicholas Sparks Says No One Wanted to Play Noah in 'The Notebook'

Daily Mail
Quick change artist Bryce Dallas Howard shows off her quirky style in three different looks as she hits Sundance

Watch Bryce Dallas Howard's Adorable 60-Second Love Letter to Shoes

Go Behind the Scenes of the Sundance Film Festival

Daily Mail
Leggy AnnaLynne McCord goes rocker chic in flare shorts with black leather jacket to discuss her film Trash Fire at Sundance

Spike Lee Says Oscars 'Did the Right Thing' with Sweeping Changes After Diversity Controversy – but He's Still Boycotting the Ceremony

Look Out, Sundance: Amazon and Netflix Have Made Their Grand Entrance

Access Hollywood
Stars at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival

E! Online
Sundance 2016 Star Sightings: Julie Delpy, Danny Devito and Sozia Mamet

Us Weekly
Sundance 2016: Find Out Where All the Celebrities Will Be Partying at This Year's Festival

Sundance 2016: First Look Parties, People, Places and the Social Scene

E! Online
Nick Cannon Admits His Twins View Mom Mariah Carey as a Real-Life "Goddess" and "Angel" -- But What About Dad?

Thompson on Hollywood
IMDb's Annual Top 10 Movies and Top TV Shows (EXCLUSIVE)

USA Today
Exclusive: Tom Hardy dethrones Shailene Woodley as IMDb's top star of 2015

Extra TV
Anna Camp Will Share Her Aca-Amazing Insight on Hollywood in New Q&A

Radar Online
Amazon & IMDb to Host Amazing One-on-One Q&A With Ben Lyons Interviewing 'Pitch Perfect' Star Anna Camp!

OK! Magazine
Amazon & IMDb to Host Amazing One-on-One Q&A With Ben Lyons Interviewing Pitch Perfect's Anna Camp!

OK! Magazine
Topher Grace Gets Emotional While Watching His 1st Grade Performance of 'Peter Pan'!

IMDb's Withoutabox Adds Fire TV Judging App

25 Years of IMDb, The World's Biggest Online Movie Database

Catch News
IMDb just turned 25, which means it is older than the Internet

Amazon's IMDb Celebrates Milestone 25th Anniversary -- Digital Paradise for Movie Geeks

Us Weekly
Happy Birthday, IMDb!

IMDb's Col Needham on Building World's Biggest Movie Database From 'Paper Diary' (Video)

IMDb Celebrates 25 Years as the Internet's Movies and TV Resource

Straight Outta Compton Stars Join Mira Sorvino and Dana Delany to Celebrate IMDb's 25th Birthday

Time Magazine
How IMDb Can Be Older Than the First Web Browser

Just Jared Jr.
Gage Golightly Celebrates IMDb's 25th Anniversary in Los Angeles

Slash Films
The Top Rated Movies of the Last 25 Years on IMDb

KING 5 (Seattle NBC Affiliate)
New Lists Ranks the top 25 Stars of All Time

Evening Magazine/KING 5 (Seattle's NBC Affiliate)
New list ranks Top 25 Stars of All Time

Yahoo News
Johnny Depp Is IMDb's Biggest Star of All Time

IMDb's Audience Has Spoken: Johnny Depp Tops Lists of Stars; 'Band of Brothers' Is Best TV Show of All Time

Marie Claire
Leo DiCaprio Stars in 4 of the top 25 Movies According to IMDb

Amazon's IMDb Celebrates Milestone 25th Anniversary – Digital Paradise for Movie Geeks

Vanity Fair
Proof That the Internet Loves Leonardo DiCaprio More than Any Other Actor

Just Jared
IMDb Reveals List of the Top 25 Stars of All Time: Exclusive

IMDb's Withoutabox Adds Fire TV Judging App

Funny or Die
[Video] Matt Damon acts out his IMDb page

Just Jared
Brie Larson Accepts IMDb's STARmeter at TIFF Dinner Party

The New York Post
The low-budget thriller that just might win the Best Picture Oscar

The Slanted
Room Picks up TIFF Audience Award, Brie Larson Also Wins IMDb Award

Vulture (Sept. 18, 2015)
The 2015 Oscars Best Actress Category is Stacked

WATCH: 'Room' Best Actress Contender Brie Larson (Exclusive Video)

The Wrap (Sept. 15, 2015)
Toronto: David Oyelowo Prefers Female Directors -- How About You, Hollywood?

Attention Festival Filmmakers: Withoutabox Wants Your Vimeo Links

Submitting to Sundance: 5 Things That Will Help

'Babel' Writer Guillermo Arriaga to Deliver Raindance Master Class

Bristol Alumni Business Network (July 8, 2015)
Col Needham -- The Accidental Entrepreneur

The Times (June 22, 2015)
'West Coast tech hub? Don't you mean the West Country?'

Sound & Vision
25 Years Later: IMDb

IMDb and Sundance recharge Withoutabox for Sundance 2016; Meet the new Withoutabox: With Sundance input, IMDb rebooted its popular festival submission tool.

BBC Radio Bristol (May 30, 2015)
Dr. Phil Hammond: Col Needham Interview
**IMDb story starts at approximately the 9-minute mark

USA Today
“Cannes scene: Dinner for movie geeks only”

The Wrap/
“Cannes Hangover: Jake Gyllenhaal, Sienna Miller, Paul Allen’s Yacht and the Best Party Scenes of 2015”

The Daily Buzz
“The Daily Buzz at Cannes: Col Needham”

“Cannes Film Festival Red Carpet and Party Photos”

The Independent
“Cruise, DiCaprio, Travolta … Needham? British Film Fan Behind IMDb Is The Biggest Name In Hollywood You’ve Never Heard Of.”

Mobile Marketer (May 14, 2015)
“IMDb Holds Twitter Q&A to Promote Aloha with Director Cameron Crowe”

X-Ray arrives for Fire TV and Fire TV Stick Bringing Context To Instant Video On The Big Screen

Yahoo News!
“How Accurate Were the Predictions? Experts”

Us Magazine
Sundance 2015: Hot Parties & Places

The Daily Mail
Jennifer Connelly In the IMDb Sundance Studio

Us Magazine
Sundance 2015: Hot Parties & Places

Transparent Star Jeffrey Tambor Will Leave You In Tears Delivers Emotional Speech at Sundance

Dish Nation
The Cast of “The D Train” Having A Blast at The IMDb/AIV Sundance Studio
Sundance 2015 Jurors Announced

Alexander Skarsgard Stopped Into the IMDb/AIV Sundance Studio
“The Best Episodes of 2014: Top Critics on Their Favorite TV of the Year”

Just Jared
Intersteller Tops IMDb’s Top 10 Movies of 2014

Just Jared
IMDb Reveals Top 10 TV Shows of 2014

Amazon adds IMDb-fueled X-Ray for Movies to Fire TV

The Independent
Cruise, DiCaprio, Travolta ... Needham? British film fan behind IMDb is the biggest name in Hollywood you've never heard of

Transparent Star Jeffrey Tambor Will Leave You In Tears Delivers Emotional Speech at Sundance

The Daily Mail
Jennifer Connelly In the IMDb Sundance Studio

PBS: The Open Mind
The Movie Database

Total Film
Total Film: The Future 100: IMDb (#35)

USA Today
Shailene Woodley tops all-women 2014 IMDb star list

USA Today
Liam Neeson: Lethal Enough To Change His IMDb Picture

Business Insider
100 Best Apps For iPhone and Android

Advertising Week: Ethan Hawke Interviewed by IMDb

Just Jared
Miles Teller Brings Girlfriend Keleigh Sperry to Toronto Film Fest!

TIFF Reporter’s Diary

The Hollywood Reporter
Emmys: The 7 Moments You Need to Watch

ABC News
2014 Emmy Awards: Jimmy Fallon Tries to Steal Stephen Colbert’s Emmy Award
Zach Braff and Kate Hudson IMDb Takeover

Vanity Fair Magazine
Oscar Winner Predictions by Nate Silver

The NY Post
Americans Star Perfect Fit As Double Agent

The Washington Post
Surprising Insights from IMDb

The Bath Chronicle
IMDb focus on Bath Film Festival talent search

The Film Journal
Film Journal: Data man: How IMDb’s Col Needham conquered filmdom with just the facts

IMDb’s Mobile App Hits 100 Million Downloads Milestone On The Eve Of Upgrade

IMDb Announce 100 Million Download Milestone

The Financial Times
Col Needham: 'Everything About Me Is Movies'

The Hollywood Reporter
'Divergent's' Theo James: 5 Things to Know About the Star Behind Four
Theo James and Shailene Woodley Take Over IMDb as Guest Editors!

The World’s Most Used Movie and TV Apps

Washington Post
Make Your Own Oscar-Winning Movie With One Click

"Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?"
IMDb mention on "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?"

IMDb mention on "Jeopardy!"

Variety Magazine
Sundance 2014: Parties and Events

IMDb Launches New Casting Service

USA Today
Lawrence, Walker Among IMDb's Biggest Stars of 2013

Beyond Cinema
The Mentor: Col Needham, Icon Mentor Deity of Bristol: Founder of IMDb

Extra TV
Olivia Wilde Receives IMDb’s First-Ever “STARmeter Award”

Air Canada's In-Flight Magazine (En Route)
Out of Office
Melanie McFarland (IMDb), AJ Hammer (HLN) are top experts predicting Emmy Awards

TechFlash/Puget Sound Business Journal
Gordon-Levitt to be IMDb's first guest editor

ABC News
IMDb Announces New Episode of "What To Watch" Series

Backstage Magazine
Col Needham Is the Man Behind IMDb

Latest Amazon Instant Video Update Gets Jiggy with AirPlay, IMDb

New Kindle Fires Get Faster, Add Personal Support

Hands-on with Kindle Fire HDX, Amazon's next-generation 7 and 9-inch tablets

Perez Hilton
Olivia Wilde's STARmeter Is On The Rise In Toronto

Daily Mail UK
Is she for real? Olivia Wilde mesmorises as she picks up award in mind-spinning optical illusion dress

The LA Times
IMDb Pro Helps Young Actors Make Breaks

Geek Magazine
The Movie Fan's Movie Fan

American Way Magazine
The Man Behind The Data

Cannes Daily 5/22/13 Edition

Hollywood Reporter
The Faces of Cannes

The Guardian UK
Trailer Trash Column: Cannes 2013

Popular Science
An infographic featuring a genre breakdown of IMDb’s top 50 films.

Screen International
Talking Numbers With IMDb’s Col Needham

Fox News
Digital Cannes: Meet the IMDb Guy Col Needham
Behind the Scenes at the Cannes Film Festival

Film Society's Daily Buzz
Interview with Col Needham at Cannes

IMDb Top 10 Cannes Films In Competition

The UK Guardian
Six Degrees of IMDb Founder Col Needham

Time Magazine
50 Must-Have iPad Apps:IMDb

Tech Crunch
Amazon Expands X-Ray Feature To TV Shows On Kindle Fire And Wii U With Data From IMDb
The HeyUGuys Interview: Col Needham, Founder and CEO of IMDb

Time Out Australia
Time Out meets the man behind the movies’ go-to website

BBC's Radio Four Film Programme
Col Needham interview begins at the 23:12 mark:
iMDB App Updated with Oscar Info, Recommendations, and More

House of Cards Is the Most Popular TV Show in the World Right Now (According to IMDb)

Vanity Fair
There Is a Mathematical Formula for Predicting Oscar Winners, and It Involves the IMDB Comments Section

IMDb's Lists of Most Romantic Films Include Classics 'Casablanca,' 'Gone with the Wind,' 'Vertigo'; 2012's 'Silver Linings,' 'Les Mis'

IMDb: Now Showing, a Sleek Redesign

PC Magazine
The 100 Best iPhone Apps

Top Stars of 2012 According to IMDb: Tom Hardy, Jennifer Lawrence, Hemsworth Brothers & Rooney Mara

Los Angeles Times
How I Made It: Col Needham created IMDb

The Next Web
IMDB’s mobile apps reach 50m downloads, as new iPad app launches with slick UI, improved navigation and personalization features

New York Times
Movie Showtimes and Reviews, Never Out of Arm’s Reach

IMDb Releases Its Top 10 Horror Movies List

USA Today
25 Essential Kindle Fire Apps

20 Best Apps: Must Haves for Everyone With an iPad or iPhone

Tom Cruise Is Not The Top Actor in Jack Reacher

PC Magazine
The 12 Best Android Tablet Apps

Amazon’s X-Ray for Movies Knows What You’re Watching—And Who’s In It

Nylon Magazine
Twilight's Ashley Greene's Casual Chic Hot Nylon Photos
Review – Finger Tip Film Facts With IMDb For Android

Noknok TV
Top Movie Apps

Delta Sky Magazine
5 Minutes with Col Needham, Founder and CEO, The Internet Movie Database

Parade Magazine
That’s Appertainment

Best Apps for Android Tablet
Best apps for Kindle Fire and Android Tablet for Entertainment

Digital Spy
'Skyfall's Bérénice Marlohe 'used IMDb to land James Bond role'

PC Magazine
The 75 Best iPhone Apps
IMDb Users Predictions For The Oscars – Infographic

Perez Hilton
The Dark Knight Is Most Viewed IMDB Page of Last 10 Years

'Donnie Darko' is the #2 Film of the Last 10 Years, Says IMDbPro

The Hollywood Reporter
Johnny Depp, 'The Dark Knight,' 'Lost' Named to IMDb's Top 10 of the Last Decade

Entertainment Weekly
'The Dark Knight Rises', Johnny Depp, and 'Lost' top IMDb's top-searched lists

The Hollywood Reporter
The Hollywood Reporter's 2012 Digital Power 50 List

10 Most Popular Actors on IMDb's Website and Apps

The Hollywood Reporter
Natalie Portman Tops IMDb's Most Viewed List

Tech Flash
Want celebrity gossip on the go? Amazon’s IMDb will dish it out

The Next Web
IMDb Buzz serves up the latest in entertainment gossip and news on the iPhone

Spin Magazine
Pearl Jam Release Cameron Crowe's Grainy 'Not for You' Video

Billboard Magazine
Pearl Jam Releases Cameron Crowe-Directed Live Video

IMDB Trivia for iPhone

Indie Wire
IMDb Launches Free Trivia iPhone and iPod Touch App

Digital Spy
IMDb launches trivia game app on iPhone

How Well Do You Know Movies? IMDb Trivia App Puts Your Movie Loving Knowledge to the Test

The Seattle Times
Video demo: IMDb's first game, trivia app for iPhone

Tech Crunch/Wall Street Journal/Washington Post
IMDb Brings 'Everywhere App' To Android Tablets; Crosses 21M Mobile App Installs

Hollywood Life
The ‘Breaking Dawn’ Teaser Trailer Will Debut On June 5! Will There Be Footage Of The Sexy Honeymoon?

Twitter Blog Post
Introducing the Follow Button

The Webby Awards
Webby Awards Honor IMDb’s WP7 App

IMDB updates iOS app with Watchlist, AirPlay support

Tech Crunch
IMDb Takes Android App Global With International Movie Showtimes And More

Wall Street Journal
Top 10 Apps That Will Change Your Life

Watch The Black Keys’ Awesome Video for “Howlin’ for You”

NoneSuch Records
"Howlin' for You" Film Trailer Premieres at IMDB, Featuring Music by The Black Keys”

BBC Interviews Col Needham, Founder and CEO of IMDb
(Note: Col’s first interview segment begins at the 10:17 mark. Col’s second segment begins at the 38:06 mark.)

IMDb: Behind The Digital Curtain

Time Magazine
50 Best iPhone Apps 2011

IMDb Founder Col Needham Talks Sundance

The Sun
No. 1 Film Site is Run by a Brit

The Daily Mail
World’s Biggest Movie Website Run By Self-Confessed Geek

Entertainment Weekly
Johnny Depp, ‘Inception’ Top IMDb Year-End Polls

"Inception," Johnny Depp hits with users

The Bristol Evening Post
Is this the most powerful man in movies?

7 Best Media and Photo Apps

USA Today
Apple lists top iPad and iPhone apps of the year

GSM World
GSMA Announces Winners of Asia Mobile Awards 2010

IMDb Goes Global With New iPad and iPhone Apps

The Hollywood Reporter Steps Into Music Video World
Recommended: Will Ferrell and Adam McKay Celebrate IMDb

LA Times
An interview with IMDb founder Col Needham

The UK Guardian
The 2010 Guardian Film Power 100
[Note: Col Needham’s profile is five rows down, second from the left.]

IMDb Turns 20, Launches Original Video to Celebrate

USA Today
Movie site IMDb gets a makeover for 20th anniversary

The New York Times
Obsessions With Minutiae Thrive as Databases

The UK Telegraph
Unsung heroes of the film industry

Total Film
The Story Of The IMDb: How one man founded the world's most invaluable movie source from his own bedroom...

The New York Times
How British film enthusiast became digital media baron - Technology - International Herald Tribune

The UK Guardian
Film fans visit it for trivia, but actors have found another use for the Internet Movie Database. James Verini reports on Hollywood's favourite dating tool

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