How to Watch Free Movies on Your iPhone or iPad

Undoubtedly, Apple devices are simply beautiful. The long battery life and huge retina display make them the perfect device for watching movies, but let’s face it: downloading movies from iTunes will cost you a small fortune.

As a result, movie fans look for alternative ways to watch movies on their devices, hopefully without paying a buck. However, is there even a way to watch movies on your iPhone or iPad for free? Well, you are definitely in for a treat! Read on, as we will explain four effective ways through which you can watch free movies on your iPhone or iPad.

Freemake Video Downloader

This freeware desktop app makes downloading videos from movie sites extremely easy. Not only this, the app lets you do so without paying a single penny. How? Well, you just need to follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the app from their official website.

Step 2: Paste the URL of the movie you wish to watch in the Downloader.

Step 3: Select MP4 as the format of the movie and click “Download”.

Step 4: Since directly transferring the video file from the PC to iOS is impossible, you will need to upload it to DropBox or a similar free cloud storage service. Sign up for an account there if you haven’t.

Step 5: Access the DropBox app from your iPhone/iPad and download the video file.

Now, you can easily watch and enjoy the movie on your iPhone/iPad without any problems or limitations!


An iOS app, Crackle lets you download and watch your favourite movies for free. New TV shows and films are added every month, so, you have plenty of options available. However, though the movies are free of cost, you do incur a hidden cost, which is in the form of ads that run inside the videos. Nevertheless, it is a way to watch free movies on your iPhone/iPad! Only users from Canada, Brazil, US, Australia, and Latin America can use this app. is a video-streaming website which is compatible with the iOS movie format. All you need to do is visit the site from your iPhone/iPad, select your desired movie and it can be watched for free.  While there are several video-streaming sites available, most of them use Flash players that are not supported by your iPhone/iPad. This app will allow you to enjoy your favourite movies without any hassles.


One of the most popular apps for video-streaming on iPhone/iPad, Netflix has all the movies you want. They are regularly updated and streaming is easy and quick, however, the free trial period only lasts a month. Therefore, you will need to watch your favourite movies and TV shows as quickly as possible to make the most out of the given time.

So, keep the above mentioned guidelines in mind and enjoy your favourite movies on your iPhone/iPad devices without spending a dime.

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