What the Shot

On Twitter

Concept

WTS is a unique quiz game for all movie lovers running since 2010 on Twitter. It was developed in part of the Whatthemovie's project. Follow @whattheshot to play.

Rules

Every ten minutes, a snapshot (up to four) from a movie is sent with a question. You have five minutes to guess the answer by simply replying to the bot (the movie's title, the person's name etc).

Depending of the difficulty of the shot — easy, medium, hard —, the first to guess the answer will get up to ten points, and the others will get some points.

You get double of points by answering the full answer (the full title in its original language for movies, or the full name for people).

Extra

You can send commands to the bot. For example, send rank to get your position in the tops, record to get your personal records and time to see how fast you answered correctly the shot.

More Details

It's not simply a quiz, it's also another way to discover new exciting movies through pictures.
Fun & Challenging

From The Dark Knight Rises to La Dolce Vita, movies are from all genres, decades and countries, to please everybody.

Ranking System

Earn points by answering correctly and compete with other players to reach the Daily, Monthly, Yearly & All Time Hall of Fame!

Push your limits

Can you answer in less than 10 sec? Make 50 points a day? Break your own Records or even the World's Records & get extra points!

Some Hint

A hint about the answer — director, main actor etc— is posted if nobody found the shot yet after three minutes.

In Real Time

The bot interacts with you in real time in many languages (English, Spanish, French) even using sometimes movie quotes.

User Profiles

Care about Stats? Every Player has its own User Profile on the website with tons of different statistics about the way it plays!

Movie Pages

Interested to know more about a movie just featured in the game? Every movie has its own page — like 300 —, with trailer, abstract...

Special Themes

Depending of the news and the day, we organize special themes for a given period of time. Only shots that match the theme are featured.

255395
Shots Sent
28923
Movies
5268
Players
2197349
Points Given

Recent Scoring Users

Daily featured players who correctly guessed at least a shot. Check their User Profile's Page to learn more about them, see their rank and statistics.

Recent Guessed Movies

Movies that were recently featured in the game. Check their page to see more informations about them.
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Bella addormentata

A drama set in different locations during the last six days of life of Eluana Englaro, a young woman who lived 17 years in a vegetative state. A mosaic of several interrelated characters questioning about the meaning of life and hope.

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Sunshine

50 years from now the sun is dying and life on earth is threatened by arctic temperatures. Mankind puts together all its resources and sends a spaceship towards the sun. Its payload - a huge bomb. The spaceship is the second of its kind. The first one was lost on its way to the sun ...

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Jûbê Ninpûchô

Jubei is a wandering noble sword for hire, but when a chance meeting leads him to save a young ninja woman from rape, he makes enemies with a group of demonic humans. Jubei and the woman part ways but later a government spy forces Jubei to join up with her again and investigate the mysterious death of an entire village.

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