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The below example shows how to authenticate against the Staging environment. Just replace YOURUSERNAME, YOURPASSWORD and YOURCLIENTID with appropriate values. Note that YOURCLIENTID can be any string.
curl -X POST \ https://staging-auth.moviexchange.com/connect/token \ -H 'Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded' \ -d 'username=YOURUSERNAME&password=YOURPASSWORD&grant_type=password&client_id=YOURCLIENTID'
Note that HTTPS usage is mandatory for production.
Film posters, trailers and many other assets are available from the MX Film API. The mxfReleaseId returned as part of the Get Films for a Cinema Chain response may be used as an identifier with the MXF API to access film assets. The MXF API is separately licensed - for more information drop an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
What does the isAllocatedSeating property mean? Or, how do I know if I should display a seat plan to the customer during the purchase process?
The isAllocatedSeating property indicates if the customer can select which seats they want to sit in at the time of purchase – rather than the customer choosing which seat to sit in when they enter the screen, on a first-in first-served basis.
The isAllocatedSeating property exists on a Showtime, as well as on a Ticket Type. The logic to determine whether the customer can select their seats at the time of purchase is as follows:
- If the Showtime has isAllocatedSeating set to false – then the customer cannot choose their own seats at the time of purchase
- If the Showtime has isAllocatedSeating set to true, and the Ticket Type(s) the customer has selected has isAllocatedSeating set to true – then the customer can choose their own seats at the time of purchase for the seats related to ticket types that have isAllocatedSeating set to true.