Movie descriptions

Movie information provided on your website can be used in page snippets for Yandex search results. Mark the corresponding pages using the schema found at so your data is recognized by the search robot.

For more on snippet contents, see Owners of Movie websites.

Supported schema fields

The properties of the Movie schema that are taken into account by Yandex are described below. The data type to which property values should correspond are indicated in parentheses.

  • genre (Text) — movie genre

  • datePublished (Date) — theater release date.

  • dateCreated (Date) — year filmed.

  • director (Person) — director name (for multiple directors, list the names separately).

  • actor (Person) -— actor name (for multiple actors, list the names separately).

  • description (Text) -— short description of the movie.

  • duration (Duration) — duration in ISO 8601 format. For example, an hour and a half is written as PT1H30M.

  • inLanguage (Text) — original language.

  • musicBy (Person) or (MusicGroup) — soundtrack composer or group name.

  • producer (Person) — producer name (for multiple producers, list the names separately).

  • productionCompany (Organization) — production company releasing the movie.

  • award (Text) — awards received (each award should be listed separately).

  • contentRating (Text) — age restrictions.

  • isFamilyFriendly (Boolean) — sign showing the movie is safe for family viewing.

Sample markups

<div itemscope itemtype="">
  <meta itemprop="contentRating" content="MPAA R">
  <meta itemprop="duration" content="02:52">
  <meta itemprop="datePublished" content="2012-11-08">
  <meta itemprop="dateCreated" content="2012-09-09">
  <meta itemprop="inLanguage" content="ru">
  <meta itemprop="isFamilyFriendly" content="True">
  <meta itemprop="productionCompany" content="Warner Bros">

    <h1 itemprop="name">Cloud Atlas </h1>
    <span itemprop="alternativeHeadline">Cloud Atlas</span>
    <img src="" alt="Cloud Atlas" itemprop="image"/>

    <a itemprop="director" href="/name/23330/">Lana Wachowski</a>,
    <a itemprop="director" href="/name/26439/" >Tom Tykwer</a>,
    <a itemprop="director" href="/name/23329/" >Andy Wachowski</a>

    <a itemprop="producer" href="/name/26437/" >Stefan Arndt</a>,
    <a itemprop="producer" href="/name/31351/" >Grant Hill</a>,
    <a itemprop="producer" href="/name/26439/" >Tom Tykwer</a>,
    <a href="/film/464484/cast/#producer" >and others</a>.

    <a itemprop="musicBy" href="/name/312865/" >Reinhold Heil</a>,
    <a itemprop="musicBy" href="/name/608605/" >Johnny Klimek</a>,
    <a itemprop="musicBy" href="/name/26439/" >Tom Tykwer</a>.

    <a itemprop="genre" href="/level/10/m_act%5Bgenre%5D/2/" >fantasy</a>,
    <a itemprop="genre" href="/level/10/m_act%5Bgenre%5D/8/" >drama</a>,
    <a itemprop="genre" href="/level/10/m_act%5Bgenre%5D/17/" >mystery</a>,
    <a href="/film/464484/keywords/" >and others</a>.

  <span class="title">Starring:</span>
    <a itemprop="actor" href="/name/9144/">Tom Hanks</a>
    <a itemprop="actor" href="/name/1179/">Halle Berry</a>
    <a itemprop="actor" href="/name/38704/">Jim Broadbent</a>

  <span itemprop="description">Six stories — five reincarnations in different eras,
 tightly interwoven with each other…</span>