Figuritas is an open source media manager for Linux that is a little different from the rest. It is written in bash, using HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, and SQLite.

For the moment, it only handles movies, but the plan is to expand it to handle other media (music, pictures, comics, books, videos, etc...)

For a more detailed description with screenshots read this page.


Features (movies module):
  • Fetch movie information from IMDb based on your locale (de en es fr it pt)
  • Icons (thumbnails) for movies, actors, directors and more...
  • Icon selector using google image search.
  • Tabs and Sub-Tabs.
  • Infinite scroll everywhere (sidebar, tabs and sub-tabs).
  • Smart Filters.
  • Tags.
  • Automatically add movies  from files based on filename.
  • Associate video files with movies (including VIDEO_TS).
  • Automatically add/associate movies using imdb-thumbnailer.
  • Star Ratings.
  • TV-shows.
  • And more...

There are more features planned, you can voted for your most wanted and submit new ideas here:

You can report bugs by commenting in the corresponding version post, using launchpad or at Ubuntu Forums:
Ubuntu Forums

Deb and rpm packages are available, and of-course the source code: