Incorporate comprehensive and engaging sports, celebrity, movie and TV data, imagery and rich media into your offerings with greater ease
The leading database for international TV, movie and celebrity metadata, Rovi Video provides standardized, structured data on more than 4 million programs, including theatrical, DVD and Blu-ray releases. With 14-day advance TV listings and channel lineups for interactive program guides, deeply descriptive editorial information, and premium imagery plus interactive features that keep consumers engaged, Rovi Video can help you differentiate your products and encourage continuous discovery to drive consumption and sales.
There are two basic versions of Rovi Video, Bound to Schedule and Unbound to Schedule, available in modular packages: Inform, Discover, Discover Plus, and Experience. Data can be installed locally through FTP delivery or updated continuously via Rovi Cloud Services.
Original editorial information
High quality data
Unique multimedia features
Breadth and depth
Inform offers normalized, factual information that helps consumers find content. Both long- and short-form plot descriptions are available so you can provide a seamless experience across different platforms and devices. Choose from two versions: one data package is bound to a schedule and the other is not.
Discover, delivers entertainment imagery, award details and extensive editorial data such as reviews and biographies. It also includes unique program descriptors, such as time period, audience type and tone, plus links to related actors, directors, movies, TV shows and more for the full "six degrees of discovery" experience.
Bound to Schedule only:
Rovi Video Hot List Picks
Available with Unbound to Schedule, Discover Plus extends coverage with all of the content in Inform and Discover plus 300,000 more titles like special interest, anime and concerts; additional biographies; and physical disc descriptors, including chapter information, for 400,000 DVD and Blu-ray titles.
Experience brings entertainment enjoyment to the next level with rich graphics, integration with social networks and links to catch-up TV, movie trailers and original web videos.
- Celebrity Twitter®-verified account handles
- Official and fan-based Facebook® pages
- Box office sales
Imagery & Rich Media
- Premium Celebrity Images
- Movie trailers in multiple languages and TV previews
Bound to Schedule only:
- DVB SI-Triplet (specific to European tuning)
- ISDB SI-Triplet (specific to Brazilian tuning)
Unbound to Schedule only:
- Links to online TV and movies
- Web TV links (short-form, web-only, episodic)
- Rovi original episodes (entertainment news, reviews, and specials, produced by Rovi's SideReel)
Rovi Video covers over 50 countries and territories. Click here for details.
Updated April 2013
|Programs with Descriptions||3,965,438|
Discs with Chapter Info
Discs with Cover Art
|Sports One-Time-Only Event (OTO)||301,781|
|Listing Data Sources||29,773|
|Sports Teams Profiled||9,128|
Rovi Video Product Details
Incorporate comprehensive and engaging TV, movie and celebrity data into your offerings with greater ease.
Rovi Data Product Overview
Differentiate products and promote discovery with rich information, imagery, multimedia and advanced features for TV, movies, music, books and games
Rovi Video Movie Trailers Factsheet
Promote customer engagement and satisfaction
Rovi Video Premium Celebrity Images Product Details
Enhance your products with high quality celebrity photos.
Rovi Video Social Media Factsheet
Make your products more socially relevant by incorporating Twitter® accounts and Facebook® pages.
Rovi Video Web Video Factsheet
Connect consumers with online sources for catch-up TV, movies and original web TV series.
Rovi Video Creation Process Factsheet
Learn about the process of building Rovi Video, a comprehensive collection of metadata on TV shows, movies, sporting events, celebrities, broadcast schedules and channel lineups.
Rovi Data's Cross Category Links Factsheet
Drive consumption and engage fans by connecting related content from multiple media segments
The Eight Personas of Entertainment Users
A New Media Market Research Advisory
Rovi TV Listings On Demand
A free service delivering comprehensive, up-to-date listings for selected channels directly to you via email.
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