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M. Paluszek et al.Practical MATLAB Deep Learninghttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-7912-0_4

4. Classifying Movies

Michael Paluszek1  , Stephanie Thomas2   and Eric Ham2  
Plainsboro, NJ, USA
Princeton, NJ, USA


Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime all attempt to help you pick movies. In this chapter, we will create a database of movies, with fictional ratings. We will then create a set of viewers. We will then try to predict if a viewer would choose to watch a particular movie. We will use deep learning with MATLAB’s pattern recognition network, patternnet. You will see that we can achieve accuracies of up to 100% over our small set ...

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