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# Copyright, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. # SPDX-License-Identifier: Apache-2.0 """ Purpose Shows how to increment a counter in an item in an Amazon DynamoDB table that stores movies. The update is performed using an update expression that defines how a movie's rating counter is changed during the update. """ from decimal import Decimal from pprint import pprint import boto3 def increase_rating(title, year, rating_increase, dynamodb=None): if not dynamodb: dynamodb = boto3.resource('dynamodb', endpoint_url="http://localhost:8000") table = dynamodb.Table('Movies') response = table.update_item( Key={ 'year': year, 'title': title }, UpdateExpression="set info.rating = info.rating + :val", ExpressionAttributeValues={ ':val': Decimal(rating_increase) }, ReturnValues="UPDATED_NEW" ) return response if __name__ == '__main__': update_response = increase_rating("The Big New Movie", 2015, 1) print("Update movie succeeded:") pprint(update_response, sort_dicts=False)