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What's On Netflix

What's On Netflix is a small web scraper with a CLI interface that tells you what's coming soon and leaving soon on Netflix. What's On Netflix pulls data from and IMDB. Hat tip to for helping me work out the finer points of scraping IMDB info.


Once you've downloaded the code and cd-ed into the proper directory, run the following command in your terminal:

$ gem install whats-on-netflix


Run whats-on-netflix to get started. Then run coming-soon or leaving-soon to see a list of what's being added or removed from Netflix this month. Enter the number of a particular movie or show to get information on its genre, cast, and plot.


After checking out the repo, run bin/setup to install dependencies. Then, run rspec to run the tests. You can also run bin/console for an interactive prompt that will allow you to experiment.

To install this gem onto your local machine, run bundle exec rake install. To release a new version, update the version number in version.rb, and then run bundle exec rake release, which will create a git tag for the version, push git commits and tags, and push the .gem file to


Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at This project is intended to be a safe, welcoming space for collaboration, and contributors are expected to adhere to the Contributor Covenant code of conduct.


The gem is available as open source under the terms of the MIT License.

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