IMDB Privacy Policy

Read our summary of IMDB's Privacy Policy.


  • IMDb collects personal information to improve user experience and service quality.
  • You can choose not to provide certain information, but this may limit your use of IMDb Services.
  • IMDb uses cookies and other identifiers which track your interaction with their services and other websites.
  • Your personal information may be shared with third parties like ad networks and analytics providers.
  • IMDb allows you to manage your personal information and preferences through your account settings.
  • IMDb uses your personal information for legal compliance, communication, and fraud prevention.
  • You can access and update your personal information in your account settings.
  • IMDb may display interest-based ads, which are based on information collected about your interests.
  • IMDb shares user information with its parent company,, Inc., and its subsidiaries.
  • IMDb may release your personal information to enforce laws or protect rights and safety.
  • You have the option to adjust your preferences for interest-based ads.
  • IMDb's cookies are essential for some features, and blocking them may affect service functionality.
  • Children under the age of 13 are not allowed to use IMDb Services.
  • IMDb provides security measures to protect your personal information.
  • Business transfers may involve the transfer of user information as a business asset.

Things to watch out for

  • IMDb may share your information with third parties for services like payment processing and content delivery.
  • Interest-based ads use your personal information to display relevant ads, but you can adjust your preferences.
  • IMDb's parent company, Amazon, and its subsidiaries have access to your personal information.
  • Blocking cookies can limit your ability to use IMDb Services.

AI recommendations

When using IMDb Services, be mindful of the personal information you provide, as it can be used for various purposes, including personalized advertising. If you're concerned about privacy, regularly review and adjust your account settings, particularly your advertising preferences. Keep an eye on any changes to the Privacy Notice, as the policy may evolve over time. If you're uncomfortable with your data being shared with third parties, consider the implications before engaging fully with all IMDb Services.


How does IMDb use my personal information?

IMDb uses your personal information to provide and improve services, personalize your experience, communicate with you, display interest-based ads, and for fraud prevention.

Can I control the information IMDb collects about me?

Yes, you can manage your information and preferences through your account settings, including your advertising preferences and cookie settings.

Will IMDb share my personal information with others?

IMDb shares your information with third parties like payment processors, content providers, and its parent company, Amazon, but does not sell it to others. You will be notified if your information might be shared with other third parties.

(Last updated: 18th December, 2023)

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