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Python IMDbPY – Get each episode name of each season of the series
  • Last Updated : 10 May, 2020

In this article we will see how we can get the name/title of each episode for each season of the series from the episodes info set. Each series have seasons and each season has multiple episodes i.e episode is the subset of season and season is the subset of series. We get the episodes by adding episodes info set to the series

In order to get this we have to do the following –

1. Get the series details with the help of get_movie method
2. Add episodes info-set to it with the of update method
3. As this object will act as dictionary therefore we have to filter the object
4. Get the main data of object with the help of data method which will return dictionary
5. Each key of episodes refer to season and each key of season refer to the episode
6. Print the title of each episode

Below is the implementation




# importing the module
import imdb
  
# creating instance of IMDb
ia = imdb.IMDb()
  
# id
code = "6077448"
  
# getting information
series = ia.get_movie(code)
  
# adding new info set
ia.update(series, 'episodes')
  
# getting episodes of the series
episodes = series.data['episodes']
  
# printing the object i.e name
print(series)
  
print("=========")
  
# traversing each key
for i in episodes.keys():
      
    # printing season number
    print("Season" + str(i))
      
    # traversing season i
    for j in episodes[i]:
          
        # getting title of episode
        title = episodes[i][j]['title']
          
        # printing title
        print(" Ep" + str(j) + " : " + title)

Output :



Sacred Games
=========
Season2
 Ep1 : Matsya
 Ep2 : Siduri
 Ep3 : Apasmara
 Ep4 : Bardo
 Ep5 : Vikarna
 Ep6 : Azrael
 Ep7 : Torino
 Ep8 : Radcliffe
Season1
 Ep1 : Ashwathama
 Ep2 : Halahala
 Ep3 : Aatapi Vatapi
 Ep4 : Brahmahatya
 Ep5 : Sarama
 Ep6 : Pretakalpa
 Ep7 : Rudra
 Ep8 : Yayati

Another example




# importing the module
import imdb
  
# creating instance of IMDb
ia = imdb.IMDb()
  
# id
code = "6473300"
  
# getting information
series = ia.get_movie(code)
  
# adding new info set
ia.update(series, 'episodes')
  
# getting episodes of the series
episodes = series.data['episodes']
  
# printing the object i.e name
print(series)
  
print("=========")
  
# traversing each key
for i in episodes.keys():
      
    # printing season number
    print("Season" + str(i))
      
    # traversing season i
    for j in episodes[i]:
          
        # getting title of episode
        title = episodes[i][j]['title']
          
        # printing title
        print(" Ep" + str(j) + " : " + title)
             

Output :

Mirzapur
=========
Season1
 Ep1 : Jhandu
 Ep2 : Gooda
 Ep3 : Wafadar
 Ep4 : Virginity
 Ep5 : Bhaukal
 Ep6 : Barfi
 Ep7 : Lions of Mirzapur
 Ep8 : Tandav
 Ep9 : Yogya

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