The Movie Database Support


What are the default values returned by the API for empty fields?

As I understand the default value depends on the field type. So for integers it is '0', for strings it is 'null', and for ids it is '""' (epmty string). For example:

  "budget" => 0,
  "imdb_id" => "",
  "overview" => nil

Is it correct? Is there any documentation for this?

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Hi Kostya,

There isn't any documentation on this. There's some overviews that will be an empty string as opposed to a nil value.

I've created a new ticket for this and will look at it when I get some time.



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