DivX is a free codec offering built to play every version of DivX content ever created. An update of our core technology, the DivX codec also plugs into your existing video software so you can easily create high-quality DivX videos at a fraction of the original size. hot
an MPEG-4 toolkit that supports MPEG-4 Video, MPEG-4 Audio and the MP4 file format. 3ivx D4 4.5 allows video and audio to be compressed to a fraction of its original size while maintaining high image quality
Accellent embodies a reverse engineering of the IDCT hardware acceleration APIs in Mac OS X.
(commercial) Airy is a YouTube downloader that can download YouTube videos and save them as various file types in various resolutions. It supports MP4, WebM, FLV, and 3GP file types, and can also extract MP3 audio from videos.
Ambulant Player is an open-source media player with support for SMIL 2.1. The current release provides namespace-based support for the SMIL Language, Extended Mobile, Mobile, and Basic profiles. The current release also provides full backward compatibility with SMIL 2.0.
aQtPlaylist is a playlist and fullscreen for QuickTime.
AsSceneOnTV (totally free) makes it a SNAP to capture scenes from your favorite movies (home, hollywood or Bollywood!).
Avid Free DV
Avid Free DV software was an easy, free way to join the Avid family and test-drive the industry-standard editing interface used by more professionals than any other video editing solution.
Avidemux is a free video editor designed for simple cutting, filtering and encoding tasks. It supports many file types, including AVI, DVD compatible MPEG files, MP4 and ASF, using a variety of codecs. Tasks can be automated using projects, job queue and powerful scripting capabilities. Read more
b/w gradual is an iMovie plug-in.
BabyaTV is an easy to use but powerful audio/video capture application that saves to QuickTime format (.mov)-which is ideal for use in iMovie, iDVD, websites or Final Cut Studio. Use it for capturing podcast audio, movies or even to DVD.
Batch Unpacker checks for, and if necessary, unpacks the bitstreams of AVI video files.
BitPlayer is a movie player that provides numerous options for viewing, organizing, and exporting QuickTime-compatible movies. With BitPlayer, you can catalog movies in multiple customizable playlists, and view them in a number of ways, including full screen. You can also use BitPlayer to quickly and easily convert your movies into other formats.
based on QuickTime, Cellulo is a movie player and presentation software
Clip Show is a movie player based on Mac OS X's QuickTime Framework. Clip Show's Playlist/History lets you view a series of movie clips without having to open them consecutively.
crop is a tiny, but effective plug-in for iMovie to cut your clip to size.
DeKstasy is a DJ application. It provides automatic beat-finding and seamless beat-locked playback of up to four tracks simultaneously, contains a built-in mixer, and is so rock-solid you won't believe it's free software.
Desktop Movie Player
Desktop Movie Player plays a QuickTime movie on the desktop behind the Finder icons.
djoPlayer is an MPlayer-based media player. It can read avi (DivX 3, 4, 5, Xvid), vob,
mpeg-1, mpeg-2, mpeg-4, asf, wmv, ac3, mov, real... and subtitles.
Dr. DivX is an application which is capable of transcoding as many video formats as possible to DivX.
DVD Player Helper
DVD Player Helper is a system extension which allows Apple's DVD Player 2.0 to function on systems running MacsBug.
(commercial) DVDRemaster is a full featured application for Mac OS X which recompresses large DVDs so that they fit on standard DVD5 or video iPods.
(commercial) Elmedia Player is a convenient multifunctional media player for Mac OS X, which can play a great variety of formats.
Eltima SWF Movie Player
Eltima SWF Movie Player is an SWF player for Mac OS, based on Macromedia Flash player, that offers advanced and unique features that allow you to play, rewind, fast-forward, and preview SWF files frame-by-frame, and also create and manage playlists, zoom movies in and out, fit to current window size or restore to the original size, set playback quality, control Flash security, check SWF comprehensive information, and more. It is possible to apply security options and run SWF files in a sandbox. This feature allows you to restrict the SWF file queries to non-local resources (URL/images/third-party SWF files) and to prevent unwanted access to the Web.
FFmpeg is a complete solution to record, convert and stream audio and video. It includes libavcodec, the leading audio/video codec library. FFmpeg is developed under Linux, but it can compiled under most operating systems. Read more
a Mac OS X graphical user interface designed to easily operate more than 20 powerful Unix open-source video and audio processing tools. It can read MPEG-1, MPEG-2, DIVX 3, 4, 5, XviD, non-encrypted VOB, Quicktime .mov, DV, WAV, Real Audio, Real Video, H263, H264, PGM, YUV, PPM, AC3, PCM8/16 bits, mulaw/Alaw, WMA-1/2, SUN AU format, MP2, MP3, AAC, 3GP and even more formats, and encode them to DivX, XviD, MOV, DV, 3GP, MP4, MP2, MP3, AAC, AC3, VCD, CVD, SVCD and DVD, with support subtitles in VobSub, SubRip, MicroDVD, SubViewer, Sami, VPlayer, RT, SSA, AQTitle, JACOsub and MPsubt formats, DVD selectable subtitles and subtitle conversion with OCR from VOB image format to SRT or DVD Studio Pro 'Subtitle Editor' format
Film-O-Sync synchronizes digital sound to 16mm projection. It requires modification to the projector, so I made an instructable to describe the process.
FixDVD is an AppleScript droplet that fixes DVDs to skip FBI warning, previews, etc.
Fullscreen Movie Player
Fullscreen Movie Player is a full screen movie player for QuickTime.
Get Tube is a utility to download the videos with the format mp4 or mp3 on YouTube site.
Halyard is a scriptable multimedia engine with support for video, audio, graphics, and user interaction. It is based on PLT Scheme, wxWidgets, and the Quake 2 Engine. It includes a rudimentary IDE based on Scintilla.
HandBrake is a GPL'd multiplatform, multithreaded DVD to MPEG-4 ripper/converter. HandBrake was originally available on the BeOS, but now has been ported over to MacOS X and to GNU/Linux. A Windows port is being worked on. Read more
iGetMovies gets save-disabled QuickTime files.
iMagneto is focused on the audio/video streams transmitted over the internet. iMagneto allows you to play and record your favorites streams as Web TV or Radio, ADSL TV and multimedia podcast
iMovieVSS allows you to change the default video standard settings (NTSC/PAL) of iMovie 3.0.1 and 3.0.2. In iMovie 3.0.3 the default video standard can be set in the iMovie Preferences.
InterActual-enhanced DVD titles, also known as DVD-ROM titles, include added-value features provided by studios to their customers.
iPlayMovies is a simple app to manage playlist of movie clips.
(commercial) a software video stabilizer. It stabilizes movies by removing unwanted shaky motion and smoothing the image path. Shaking often originates from lightweight handheld cameras, particularly when driven at high magnification. Built-in stabilizers mostly do a good job, but can get overcharged in various conditions. Then, iStabilize can be a helpful utility
iTheater is a media center to manage, play and share photos, movies and music.
iTool iPhone Video Converter For MAC
iTool iPhone Video Converter is a video conversion program. It is able to batch-convert files of all popular video formats into the iPhone video format and extract audio files of all popular video formats into MP3 or M4A.
(commercial) iVideo is the equivalent of iPhoto or iTunes for your video files. Movies are organized using playlists and thumbnails, and can be viewed directly within iVideo or using another application.
JES Deinterlacer deinterlaces movies (half height/normal height/double frame rate/blend,adaptive/simple).
JES Video Cleaner
JES Video Cleaner removes logos and cross-luma, applies general noise reduction, and fixes shimmering lines.
Jing is software that captures and shares images and video.
Lillipot is a utility that 'flattens' QuickTime movie files.
Lucas_Dambergs enables you to link typed text to a specific time of a QuickTime movie. It can be useful for attaching notes to specific parts of a recorded video.
Minitube is a native YouTube client. With it you can watch YouTube videos in a new way: you type a keyword, and Minitube gives you an endless video stream. Minitube does not require the Flash Player.
MKVToolnix is a set of tools to create, alter and inspect Matroska files under Linux, other Unices and Windows. They do for Matroska what the OGMtools do for the OGM format and then some.
MoKgVm2DVD provides the tools needed to prepare .ogm and .mkv files for use in DivX enabled DVD players.
This program grabs a picture and takes little slices out of it and saves them into individual files. These files can then be opened with quicktime player and turned into a nice little movie which makes it look like the thing is moving