There are many services and apps which offer movie recommendations according to the films that are searched by the user. Similar Movies is one such app which provides movie recommendations according to movies searched by the user. With this free iOS app, you can search for films and get an auto-generated list of similar movies that match the search criteria. Similar Movies, uses several indicators to isolate films that may be similar in nature to the searched flick and allows the user to watch the trailer and to acquire additional information via IMDB. Similar Movies app works with all types of iOS devices including iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch.
This app has a minimalist UI and users are provided with usage instructions at first run, to help them get acquainted with the app. The main page of this app provides a search box, where you can enter the name of a movie to search for similar films. Similar Movie provides a list of all the matches according to the searched term so that you may be able to find the correct movie, (especially if multiple films have the same name). For the convenience of the user, the release year for each movie is also listed in the search results.
Similar Movies app provides all films according to IMDB ratings and relevance to the user’s search query. Furthermore, match levels are displayed according to color coding to show the movie’s match level with the search term. Tapping the name of any recommended film opens its own page, which allows users to get quick access to the movie trailer and IMDB page.
This app has been optimized for iPhone 5 and works with devices running iOS version 4.3 or later. You can use this app with the following iDevices:
- iPod Touch