File Extension Library

.MOVIE File Extension

  • Developer by: Apple
  • Category: Video Files

What are .MOVIE files and how to open them?

Can't open .MOVIE file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .MOVIE file.

What is a .MOVIE file extension?

.MOVIE file extension is created by Apple. .MOVIE has been classified as Video Files.

.MOVIE is QuickTime Movie File

Movie saved or formatted in Apple's proprietary QuickTime format; may use one of many types of codecs to compress the file, including the H.264 video codec, which uses a high-efficiency compression algorithm; H.264 support was introduced with QuickTime 7.0, which was released with Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger and is also available with QuickTime for Windows.

Most QuickTime movies can be played back by earlier versions of QuickTime Player, but QuickTime 7 or later is required to play back H.264-encoded video files.

QuickTime movies may also use the .MOV extension, which is especially common on Windows-based computers.

List of all softwares that can open the QuickTime Movie File
Apple QuickTime Player
Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2019
Apple QuickTime Player
Roxio Popcorn
Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2019
File Type 2:

Payday Movie File

Category: Video Files Format: Binary

A MOVIE file is a video file used by Payday games, such as Payday 2 and Payday: The Heist. It contains a video used in Payday, such as when characters offer contracts to the player during a cutscene. MOVIE files are renamed .BIK files.

You most likely will only come across a MOVIE file if you are modifying Payday gameplay. Otherwise, the file is referenced by the game during gameplay.

NOTE: Since MOVIE files are renamed BIK files, you can change the ".movie" extension to ".bik" to open them with video players that support the Bink video format.

List of all softwares that can open the Payday Movie File
Overkill Software Payday 2
Overkill Software Payday: The Heist

How to fix problems with .MOVIE files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .MOVIE files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .MOVIE file format
  2. You need to check the .MOVIE file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)