Saying Goodbye to API: Embrace the 20% Black Friday Treat

Attention Subtitles Enthusiasts! Big Changes Ahead for API

As the familiar landscape of online movie subtitle searches undergoes a transformation, has announced the end of its original API service in 2022. A significant shift in its system has been set in motion, marking the end of an era after 17 years of reliable service. This transition aims to pave the way for a more advanced and streamlined experience with the introduction of the new REST API on

End of an Era: What’s Changing and When?

The original API service from is slated to cease functioning by the end of 2023, as announced earlier. This decision, initially disclosed in a forum post, will primarily affect non-VIP users, while VIP members will continue to enjoy access to the API. While this may seem daunting, fear not! The end of the old API service heralds a new chapter for subtitles enthusiasts with the revamped and optimized REST API.

Embrace the Change: Introducing the 20% Black Friday Treat!

To celebrate this transition and express gratitude to its loyal user base, is offering an exclusive 20% discount on a one-year subscription to VIP membership. This offer is valid until November 24th, 2023. Subscribers will not only gain VIP status on but also have access to VIP benefits on

NOTE: you need to upgrade an account to benefit from this promotion, to use, import your account after having the VIP activated on

Understanding the VIP Advantage

Now, what sets apart a VIP member from a non-VIP user? Let’s dive into the substantial benefits of being an OpenSubtitles VIP member:

1. Ad-Free Experience

As a VIP member, bid farewell to intrusive advertisements. While non-VIP users encounter pop-ups, banners, and hidden ads, VIP members enjoy a clean, ad-free interface.

2. Direct Download Links

VIP members benefit from immediate access to download links directly from the search page. Unlike non-VIP users, who might face offers, installers, and redirects before accessing subtitles, VIP members have a streamlined and hassle-free download experience.

3. Higher Download Limits

VIP members receive a higher download limit of 1000 subtitles per 24 hours, allowing ample room to collect subtitles without constraints.

4. Ad-Free Subtitles

Subtitles downloaded by VIP members are free from any embedded ads, offering a cleaner viewing experience.

5. User Profile Visibility

VIP members showcase a special logo next to their usernames in their profiles, signifying their elite status and support for the platform.

6. Contributing to a Greater Cause

By becoming a VIP member, users directly support the platform and its ongoing development, benefiting the community of over 30,000 simultaneous users during peak hours.

Secure Your VIP Membership Today!

This transition signifies a step forward for OpenSubtitles, enhancing the user experience and ensuring a more efficient service. VIP members not only receive an ad-free, seamless experience but also contribute to the platform’s growth and evolution.

Act now to avail yourself of the 20% discount on a one-year VIP subscription. This limited-time offer stands until November 24th, 2023, and presents an excellent opportunity to become a VIP member, experiencing the advantages firsthand.

Secure your VIP subscription and immerse yourself in a premium subtitle experience across OpenSubtitles platforms. 

Join the VIP community and experience subtitles like never before – efficient, ad-free, and with limitless access. Don’t miss out on this exclusive opportunity!

How to proceed ?

First Step: Create or use your existing account.

Second Step: Upgrade to VIP on to enjoy the 20% discount promotion.

Third Step: After activating VIP on, you can import your account to (if you already have an account with the same email, you won’t have to do anything)

Result: Now, you’ll have VIP benefits not only on but also on

Happy Subtitling!

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