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Extract Tabular Data from Web Pages
Mathematica can immediately extract tabular data from ordinary HTML web pages, here a movie list from IMDB.
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Text[Grid[Last[Import["http://www.imdb.com/chart/", "Data"]], 

  Frame -> All, Background -> LightBlue]]
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