As creator of the Amazon-to-MARC converter I thought it would be apropos to do a project along the same lines for IMDB. The prototype is located at http://amazon.libcat.org/cgi-bin/imdb2marc.pl.I would also be interested in seeing his "amazon to MARC converter!
I am using Brian Fritz's API (http://imdbapi.com/) to populate the fields.
Here is a MARC (or should I say MARX) example of the motion picture "Horse Feathers" :
The only problem is that there is no material type or publisher, so, the 260 and the 300 are a bit suspect. As with the Amazon-to-Marc product you can also verify names.
Tuesday, February 15, 2011
Using data from IMDB
Catalogablog quotes from an email sent to NGC4LIB that Charles Ledvina has created an interesting tool to grab data from a popular movie database and pop it into MARC format.