This article covers a simple method to add IMDb ratings in Netflix on Google Chrome.
As you might know, IMDb stands for Internet Movie Database. It’s an online database of information related to movies, TV programs, etc. People who have an IMDb account can rate movies and TV programs on IMDb. And, IMDb shows weighted average ratings for a movie or TV programs on its page. With these ratings, you can make a perception about movie/TV program and decide whether you would watch it or not.
RateFlix is a free extension that adds IMDb ratings to Netflix. With this extension installed, you can see the IMDb ratings on everything available on Netflix. It shows you the ratings in the quick preview, in the player and in the next queue. Along with IMDb ratings, RateFlix also shows Rotten Tomatoes and Metacritic ratings for movies. Do note that this method only works when you browse your Netflix in Google Chrome with this extension installed.
How To Add IMDb Ratings In Netflix on Chrome?
Adding IMDb ratings in the Netflix is simple and easy. Just follow this link and add the RateFlix extension to your Google Chrome web browser. Once the extension is installed, the IMDb ratings would appear in your Netflix. When you hover your mouse cursor over any content to see its details, you can also see its IMDb ratings. As you can see in the attached screenshot, this extension also shows Rotten Tomato and Metacritic ratings as well. Currently, the Rotten Tomatoes and Metacritic ratings are shown for movies only.
This extension shows you the ratings almost everywhere in Netflix. When you play any content, it shows you its ratings on the Play bar. In the case of movies, it shows the IMDb ratings, Rotten Tomatoes Ratings, and Metacritic Ratings in the respective order. When you click on IMDb ratings, it directs you to the IMDb page of that movie/TV show. Same goes for the Rotten Tomatoes and Metacritic.
Netflix has a queue where it adds the next episodes when you are watching a TV program. From this queue, you can easily jump to any episode from any season. And, this extension adds IMDb ratings to queue as well.
Add RateFlix to Google Chrome from here.
RateFlix is a useful tool that adds IMDb ratings in Netflix. Having IMDb ratings along with the short description can help you make up your mind about the respective content.