Put down your remote control and pick up an iPad. One of the largest US cable companies is experimenting with new methods of controlling and programming a TV--and it may provide the same functionality to developers via an API. The reason? As many providers are finding out, building for mobile often means building a private API, anyway.
The Movies category on the ProgrammableWeb directory contains APIs for recommendations, social activities, fan art, data retrieval, subtitles, streaming services and much more. This article focuses on 52 movies APIs that are included in the ProgrammableWeb directory for developer integration.