A simple view controller for displaying full-screen movies.
- iOS 3.2–9.0Deprecated
- Mac Catalyst 13.0–13.0Deprecated
- Media Player
Unlike using an
MPMovie object on its own to present a movie immediately, you can incorporate a movie player view controller wherever you would normally use a view controller. For example, you can present it using a tab bar or navigation bar-based interface, taking advantage of the transitions offered by those interfaces.
To present a movie player view controller modally, you typically use the
present method. This method is part of a category on the
UIView class and is implemented by the Media Player framework. The
present method presents a movie player view controller using the standard transition animations for presenting video content. To dismiss a modally presented movie player view controller, call the