Get your subsequent film suggestion from a Fb bot
Fb continues to be engaged on rolling out its bot platform, with the apps that may ultimately comprise it nonetheless in its early levels. However there’s one that you would be able to check out proper now, full with a ridiculous identify based mostly on one of many memes du jour on the market on the web. It is referred to as And Chill, and it is a film suggestion engine.
By way of Fb Messenger or textual content you possibly can interact And Chill, the place it’s going to ask you to inform it a specific film you loved and why you appreciated it. The bot will analyze your reasoning and use the info it receives to advocate movies in the identical vein because the one you said a choice for. The science behind all of it is not so readily shared by the startup itself, however it “makes use of a couple of totally different frameworks to detect patters, attributes, and different elements” to work its magic.
On the time of this submit And Chill is underneath some heavy load, promising it “will not be lengthy” for a response, however to anticipate delays. I wasn’t truly capable of get a suggestion on account of stated delays (I waited 20 minutes for a response) however it appears from different consumer evaluations it is providing some respectable strategies right here and there.
It is undoubtedly a leg up from doing the Netflix shuffle the place you flip forwards and backwards via classes aimlessly, nevertheless it’ll want a while earlier than it really works as flawlessly as we might need. Nonetheless, you have to admit — being hand-delivered a film suggestion and a trailer to match it’s a lot higher than trolling IMDb.
Should you’re concerned with giving And Chill a attempt, you possibly can entry it by way of Fb Messenger or by texting 213-297-3673.