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MovieLens Reviews

MovieLens helps you find non-commercial, personalized movie recommendations.

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We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on Reddit and HackerNews. They can help you see what people think about MovieLens and what they use it for.
  • Trying to create an AI recommender system that’s also ad-free video streaming.
    This sounds a bit like - Source: Reddit / 7 days ago
  • Is there a service that will look at my IMDB ratings and give me movie suggestions?
    MovieLens might fit the bill. - Source: Reddit / 24 days ago
  • Ask HN: How can Netflix and Amazon Prime be this bad at recommending content?
    If you are looking for movie recommendations, nothing beats movielense - Source: Hacker News / about 2 months ago
  • What movie to watch next ? Amazon Personalize to the rescue - Part 1
    In this tutorial, we will be using the MovieLens dataset which is a popular dataset used for recommendation research. We will be using the MovieLens 25M Dataset under the Recommended for new research section. This contains 25 million ratings and one million tag applications applied to 62,000 movies by 162,000 users. The scripts and code referenced in this tutorial can be found in my github repository. - Source: / 6 months ago
  • Is ‘Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power’ Getting Review Bombed? Amazon Suspends Ratings
    OK. I researched this for you. The purest expression of this type of engine currently seems to be Good luck! - Source: Reddit / 7 months ago
  • Movies with the biggest gap between your opinion and the consensus
    One of the movie rating sites I use (MovieLens) allows you to display this. Once you've rated all your films (I have about 2500 in there), you can tell it to show films where your rating deviates most from the consensus of all other users (be they higher or lower than average.). - Source: Reddit / 9 months ago
  • The Bottom Is Dropping Out of Netflix
    Https:// is the best one I've used so far. I find it almost creepy how good it predicts how I'll rate a movie. - Source: Hacker News / 11 months ago
  • If these are my favourite movies what are some lesser known movies that I’ll enjoy?
    You should sign up for MovieLens and rate movies to get personalized recommendations. It's from a computer science lab at the University of Minnesota, so there's no ads or cost. - Source: Reddit / about 1 year ago
  • Is there a site that you can keep track of movies you watched and that will also give you recommendations based on your ratings of TV/movies?
    Https:// has been my goto. - Source: Reddit / about 1 year ago
  • Analyzing Real-Time Movie Reviews with Redpanda and Memgraph
    In this example, we will use the reduced MovieLens dataset streamed via Redpanda. Each JSON message will be structured like the one below:. - Source: / over 1 year ago
  • Show HN: I made a movie recommendation app based on your mood
    To those interested in movie recommendation engines, I've been using movielens ( for years and it's great. You rate movies you've seen and it predicts which other movies you'll like. The execution is really good: for example, it's aware of popularity, so you can look at movies that others are likely to rate low, but you high, or the opposite. - Source: Hacker News / over 1 year ago
  • Movie recommendations from AI
    Thanks for the question! For all I know, there only exist two other AI movie recommendation sites and movielens. does not seem to work anymore - you never get your recommendations, and with movielens you have to create a user, add 10 movies, and wait more than a day to get your recommendations. Cinemate will give you recommendations in a matter of seconds. There are also other... - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago

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