YouTube Movie Results API

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When a YouTube search contains movie results, they are parsed and exist within the movie_results array in the JSON output.

YouTube movie results examples

Movie results overview

When SerpApi encounters movie results, we add them to our JSON output as the array movie_results. For each movie result, we are able to extract its position_on_page, title, link, channel, description, info, thumbnail and more.

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JSON Example

{
  ...
  "movie_results": [
    {
      "position_on_page": 2,
      "title": "Star Wars: The Force Awakens",
      "link": "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-eYxeRJCYMY",
      "channel": {
        "name": "YouTube Movies",
        "link": "https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClgRkhTL3_hImCAmdLfDE4g",
        "verified": true
      },
      "length": "2:18:06",
      "description": "Visionary director J.J. Abrams brings to life the motion picture event of a generation. As Kylo Ren and the sinister First Order rise ...",
      "info": [
        "Action & Adventure · 2015 · PG-13 · English audio",
        "Actors: Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher",
        "Director: J.J. Abrams"
      ],
      "extensions": [
        "4K",
        "CC"
      ],
      "thumbnail": "https://i.ytimg.com/vi_webp/-eYxeRJCYMY/movieposter.webp"
    },
    {
      "position_on_page": 9,
      "title": "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker",
      "link": "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=efzufoWqWQ4",
      "channel": {
        "name": "YouTube Movies",
        "link": "https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClgRkhTL3_hImCAmdLfDE4g",
        "verified": true
      },
      "length": "2:21:52",
      "description": "Lucasfilm and director J.J. Abrams join forces once more to take viewers on an epic journey to a galaxy far, far away with STAR ...",
      "info": [
        "Action & Adventure · 2019 · PG-13 · English audio",
        "Actors: Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Adam Driver",
        "Director: J.J. Abrams"
      ],
      "extensions": [
        "4K",
        "CC"
      ],
      "thumbnail": "https://i.ytimg.com/vi_webp/efzufoWqWQ4/movieposter_en.webp"
    }
  ],
  ...
}