The Rotten Tomatoes API provides access to Rotten Tomatoes’ ratings and reviews, allowing approved companies and individuals to enrich their applications and widgets with Rotten Tomatoes data.
Not accessable data:
Using Python scripts with the Beautiful Soup module to parse the DOM tree to gather information programmatically from HTML rather than using an API to access data.
Page structure as shown above, the information we need are stored in a stable. The data does not change over time.
We can simply use requests and BeautifulSoup to collect data.
Those pages present some dynamic data which needs to be loaded from the server. Namely, every time you refresh the page, the data might change.
We need to use requests and Json rather than BeautifulSoup to collect data. Besides, we need to use go to “Network”>”XHR”>”Headers”>find the “Request URL”.