Want to find that quote from that great movie to prove something to your friends or family? Here is a phenomenal movie site that offers a new take for the film buff. movieclips is a movie and social networking tool with one of the most comprehensive collections available on the internet. It contains over 12,000 movie clips that you can search, find, view, discuss and share scenes from your favorite movies. Time magazine named it as one of the 50 best websites in 2010
You'd think that a movie site that only featured clips from your favorite movies would be lacking something but, strangely enough, you'll be distracted for hours here. movieclips has been described as the best bits from the movies for people with a short attention span and remains one of the best ways to legally share content online. Its kinda like having a video archive of pretty well every scene you've ever sat around and discussed at the bar with your friends right there at your fingertips. The quality of clips chosen shows the collected knowledge that movieclips has gathered together and it rivals sites like Hula for actual user experience. You can browse movie clips by a number of sub categories. By movie, director, genre, prop, action, mood or theme and you can even play mashups by compiling all the great wedding clips or fight clips to play together. Seriously, there is so much great content here you'll never get bored, that's for sure.
Movie buffs and fans can rejoice, take a seat and break out the popcorn movieclips is a free, legal and beautiful looking site as well as being incredibly user friendly. What's there not to like about free, licensed clips that you can share with your friends via social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter. When I went into movie clips my thoughts were "Oh no, not another movie tool." By the time I had stopped playing with it it was about 3am and I was totally convinced. Movieclips is a beautiful, informative and very useful tool for the movie lover or just the fan with a short attention span.