We need a "video" scope to show local movie times and listings

Bug #1090129 reported by Jeremy Bicha on 2012-12-13
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Unity Videos Lens
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unity-lens-video (Ubuntu)
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Bug Description

Currently, Unity can show you videos downloaded to your home folder, or that are available for free on sites like YouTube, or for purchase (from Google, Amazon, etc.). Unity should also show you movie times and listings for movies that aren't yet available for purchase since they are only showing in movie theaters..

A good example this month is the first-of-a-trilogy Hobbit movie in US theaters this week. See the attached screenshot for what Google shows for 'hobbit'. (It also shows movie reviews which would be another good scope idea).

Perhaps named something like unity-scope-videos-nearby (we already have unity-scope-video-remote for the Amazon/Google, etc. results).

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 13.04
Package: unity-lens-video 0.3.14daily12.12.05-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.7.0-5.13-generic 3.7.0-rc8
Uname: Linux 3.7.0-5-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.7-0ubuntu2
Architecture: amd64
Date: Thu Dec 13 16:02:43 2012
MarkForUpload: True
PackageArchitecture: all
SourcePackage: unity-lens-video
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Jeremy Bicha (jbicha) wrote :
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