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Metacritic film at Metacritic

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This template generates an external link to a page for a film title at the Metacritic website.

For a made-for-tv movie, miniseries, or television series, use {{Metacritic television}}
For a music album, use {{Metacritic album}}
For a video game, use {{Metacritic video game}}

Usage

One parameter:

{{Metacritic film | ID }}
{{Metacritic film | id= ID }}

Two parameters:

{{Metacritic film | ID | TITLE }}
{{Metacritic film | id= ID | title= TITLE }}

Instructions

  1. Go to Metacritic.com and search for the film title. Click on the correct link to go to the film's page. The URL should look like this:
    http://www.metacritic.com/movie/film-name
  2. Copy only the portion after /movie/ and add one of the following to the External links section of the article:
    * {{Metacritic film | film-name }}
    * {{Metacritic film | id= film-name }}
    * {{Metacritic film | film-name | Film Name }}
    * {{Metacritic film | id= film-name | title= Film Name }}
    where film-name is the film's unique ID string as copied from the URL
    and Film Name is the title of the film (this is optional, if not specified it defaults to the Wikipedia article name).

Examples

http://www.metacritic.com/movie/the-terminator

One parameter:

  1. {{Metacritic film | the-terminator }}
    Metacritic film at Metacritic
  2. {{Metacritic film | id= the-terminator }}
    Metacritic film at Metacritic

Two parameters:

  1. {{Metacritic film | the-terminator | The Terminator }}
    The Terminator at Metacritic
  2. {{Metacritic film | id= the-terminator | title= The Terminator }}
    The Terminator at Metacritic

Template data

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Metacritic film

This template generates an external link to a page for a film title at the Metacritic website.

Template parameters
Parameter Description Type Status
ID id1

ID string from the URL.

Default
empty
Example
empty
Auto value
empty
string required
Title title2

Title to be used as the link text (the template automatically displays it in italics). If not specified it defaults to the article's {{PAGENAME}}, without disambiguation.

Default
empty
Example
empty
Auto value
empty
string optional