EMDB is an application to keep track of your movie and TV Series collection. Both physical discs and media files are fully supported. With an automatic import from the database of IMDB, export to csv, text or HTML, thumbnail cover preview, a loan tracker, advances search and filter functions and multi-language user interface. EMDB doesn't need a .NET framework or any other external libraries and is therefore fully portable. And best of all... it's free!
EMDB is available in several languages: English, Dutch, Danish, German, Italian, Portuguese, Slovak, Spanish, Hungarian, Croatian, Swedish, Greek, Catalan, Czech, Norwegian, Japanese, French, Finnish, Polish, Russian, Turkish, Simplified Chinese, Serbian, Slovenian, Arabic, Portuguese (Brazil), Hebrew, Persian, Albanian, Traditional Chinese, Romanian and Indonesian translations are included in the setup.
January 17th, 2017: EMDB V2.68 released
  • Add From Harddisk: Fixed an issue in detecting a media file is a TV Series episode which could lock up the scan.
January 16th, 2017: EMDB V2.67 released
  • General: Added several stability improvements.
  • IMDb import: Improved importing of duration (e.g. for 'Ambush In Leopard Street').
  • User Interface: Media files containing '&' characters did not play from the main window.
  • User Interface: Scrolwheel still worked in main window when Add/Edit was open.
  • TV Series: Added support for 'S1 E1' and '101' season / episode formatting.
  • Media Info: Fixed reading of duration did not always work correctly with the new version of MediaInfo.
  • User Interface: Added options to configure when to show 4K boxes.
  • Thumbnails: Added an option to only download low resolution thumbnails.
  • Translations: Updated the Spanish, Czech, Italian, Slovenian and Dutch translations.
December 23th, 2016: EMDB V2.66 released
  • TheMovieDb import: Fixed second and next imports didn't return a cover.
  • IMDb import: Improved importing of English, original and localized titles.
  • Crash Recovery: Added an option to restore the previous version of EMDB.
  • Media Info: Updated to version 0.7.91.
  • Media Info: Fixed an issue in detecting the language for multiple audio streams.
  • Scan Hard Disk: Added an Abort function.
  • Scan Hard Disk: Improved the logging messages.
  • Translations: Updated the Russian, Slovenian and Dutch translations.
December 19th, 2016: EMDB V2.65 released
  • User interface: Fixed the Defaults options page.
December 19th, 2016: EMDB V2.64 released
  • TheTVDb import: Fixed a rare crash when an invalid season poster was returned (e.g for 'The Story of God with Morgan Freeman').
  • IMDb import: fixed importing of the original titles.
  • Database: Fixed creating of backups.
  • Database: Added 3D Over/Under property.
  • User interface: Made the action when clicking on the thumbnail in the movie details panel configurable.
  • Translations: Updated the Russian and Dutch translations.
December 17th, 2016: EMDB V2.63 released
  • User interface: Fixed showing poster AND playing movie when doubleclicking the thumbnail in the Movie Details panel.
  • User interface: Select movies not selected before when using the Random feature.
  • User interface: Added an option to not expand the Movie Details panel when selection a random movie.
  • Rename Media Files: Fixed renaming movies based on database fields.
  • Media Files: Added an option to specify a custom player instead of using the system default one.
  • Media Files: Only after selecting the Play option a check if the file exists is performed to prevent spinning up drives.
  • Database: fixed an issue where the aspect ration was not correctly used when exporting to HTML/text/csv or printed.
  • Database: Added a Crash Recovery to select one of the backups when EMDB previously failed to start or crashed. The option to restore a previous version of EMDB will be added later.
  • Translations: Updated the Czech, Italian, Russian, Slovenian, Spanish and Dutch translations.
December 8th, 2016: EMDB V2.62 released
  • Database: Fixed a crash at startup for some people.
December 7th, 2016: EMDB V2.61 released
  • User interface: Set default doubleclick action to viewing of full screen posters as this cool new feature doesn't seem to be noticed by a lot of people. You can change the default doubleclick action in the General Options page.
  • Database: Fixed an issue when movies were copied and pasted duplicate writers could be added to the database.
  • Rename Media Files: Added %W tag to add 'Seen' to the filenames of media files based on the database.
  • Rename Media Files: Added options to rename based on tags for All movies, Selected movies or Search/Filter Results.
  • Batch Update: Added options to update All movies, Selected movies or Search/Filter Results.
  • Database: Added 2:39:1 option to the Aspect Ratio field and sorted the dropdown of aspect ratios.
  • Database: EMDB now stores the IMDb actor id along with the name to distinguish between actors with the same name.
  • User Interface: Added a hi-resolution 4K UltraHD case.
  • User Interface: Updated the Bluray and TV Series cases to hi-resolution versions too.
  • User Interface: Added keyboard accelerators Ctrl-+ and Ctrl-- zo zoom in and out on the Bookshelf besides the already existing Ctrl-Mousewheel and Ctrl-0 (reset zoom).
  • User Interface: Added Bookshelf background 'None'.
  • Translations: Updated the Finnish, Italian, Russian, Spanish and Dutch translations.
November 29th, 2016: EMDB V2.60 released
  • Thumbnails: Thumbnails are downloaded in a higer resolution for display on zoomed bookshelfs.
  • Posters: Added an option to download and display hi-resolution posters.
  • User Interface: Renamed 'Plot outline' to the new IMDb naming: 'Storyline'.
  • User Interface: Added Trailer and IMDb buttons to the Add/Edit screen.
  • Database: Added Writer field..
  • User Interface: Enter key now follows the configured double click action.
  • User Interface: Made the decription of the export and printing of Search / filter results more clear.
  • Database: Removed the limit of 100.000 actors.
  • User Interface: Fixed sorting of titles with prefixes including a apostrophe (e.g. L'odio).
  • User Interface: Fixed Filtering of 3D movies did not include SBS and 2D+3D movies.
  • HTML Export: Fixed alphabetical sorting of the 3D section.
  • Database: If (only) DateAdded was changed this was not saved to the database.
  • MovieMeter Import: Import was broken because they switched their API to the https protocol.
  • Translations: Updated the Czech, Russian, Slovenian, Spanish and Dutch translations.
November 3th, 2016: EMDB V2.59 released
  • User Interface: Fixed a drawing error on the bookshelf when zoomed.
November 1st, 2016: EMDB V2.58 released
  • Add Movie: made the new "Auto TV Database" feature optional as not everybody seems to like it.
  • IMDb Import: Fixed issue where sometimes the wrong actor photo was added to an actor.
  • IMDb Import: fixed issue where sometimes the "Spain (Catalan title)" was used as alternative title instead od the tile listed as "Spain" (also for all other countries).
  • MovieMeter Import: fixed import due to changed API.
  • HTML Export: 3D section was not correctly sorted.
  • TV Series: marking "complete Series" was not working corectly.
  • Database: Replacing part of the path to media files can now be performed on all movies, selected movies or Search / Filter results.
  • User Interface: Fixed an occasionally crash while scrolling the actors in the Edit page.
  • User Interface: added option to show the duration in hours and minutes instead of minutes only.
  • Translations: Updated the Czech, Italian, Slovenian and Dutch translations.
September 16th, 2016: EMDB V2.57 released
  • Add From HardDisk: Added support for automatically adding TV Series.
  • User Interface: Fixed the multi line comments field in the Add / Edit dialog screen.
  • User Interface: Added support for Ctrl-0 to reset the zooming to 100%.
  • Database: Added 4K UHD Bluray media type.
  • User Interface: The bookshelf did not scroll to the new selection when using the random function.
  • IMDb Import: Fixed importing of data for movies containing a hashtag ('#') in their title (e.g. '#Horror').
  • IMDb Import: Fixed importing of Country and Languages because of changed IMDb website layout.
  • IMDb Import: Fixed importing of thumbnails and cast photos because the IMDb images are now hosted on a separate https server.
  • TVSeries: status was reset when re-opening the TVSeries edit page.
  • Add Movie: Import from TheTVDb is now automatically done when IMDb returns TVSeries data.
  • Translations: Updated the Arabic, Catalan, Czech, French, Italian, Russian, Slovak, Slovenian and Dutch translations.
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