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Privacy Policy

The following is the Privacy Policy for MyMovieYear (also referred to as the “Service”). MyMovieYear is owned and operated by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (the “Academy”).


1   How we collect information, what we collect and how we use it

a   We collect information when you register to join MyMovieYear via by logging into an account that you already have with Facebook. Our Service allows you to create an account and log in to the Service using your Facebook account credentials through Facebook Connect.
When you create your user account by logging into Facebook via the Service, you are using the personal information you have already provided to Facebook (such as your "real" name, email address and other information you make publicly available via Facebook) to create your user account on our Service; the information we collect may depend on the privacy settings you have on Facebook, so please consult Facebook’s privacy and data practices. By using Facebook Connect, you are allowing MyMovieYear to access the personal information in your Facebook account (“Personal Information”)  pursuant to the Facebook Terms of Use regarding your use of the Service via Facebook. We use your Personal Information to provide the Service to you. For example:

i     Account registration. We create your user account for your use of the Service based upon the Personal Information you provide through Facebook.

ii    Your Score. We provide you with a movie year score based on films you have seen and additional factors, such as the location, age, and marital status you provide through Facebook.

iii   Friends’ scores. We connect you with your friends on MyMovieYear based upon the Personal Information you provide through Facebook.

iv   Communications. We may use your Personal Information to contact you with MyMovieYear newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. If you decide at any time that you no longer wish to receive such communications from the Academy, please follow the unsubscribe instructions provided in any of the communications or update your account settings.

v    Customer service. We use your Personal Information to respond to your questions and/or inquiries.

b   We collect information through tools such as "Cookies." Cookies are small digital signature files locally stored on your computer for record-keeping purposes so that you may login to MyMovieYear without entering your login information. Where registration is required, your email address and username may be stored on the server. Any Personal Information stored is used to enhance your user experience when using MyMovieYear as well as to display personalized content. Your Personal Information will NEVER be sold, rented or leased to any external parties.


2   Your information, your choices

a   If you decide at any time that you no longer wish to accept cookies from our Service for any of the purposes described above, then you can instruct your browser, by changing its settings, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit. Consult your browser’s technical information. If you do not accept cookies, however, you may not be able to use all features of MyMovieYear or all of its functionality.

b   If you decide at any time that you no longer want to have your Facebook account linked to your MyMovieYear account, then you may de-link Facebook in your Facebook account settings.

c   If you decide at any time that you no longer want your Service account active, then you may delete your Service account anytime from your profile page.