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Watch free movies online: stream on iPad, iPhone, Android, or PC

Watch free movies online from the selection below. This page is updated monthly.  Also see our free TV and free live sports sections.

Popular free movies on Crackle this month:


Click above to watch free movies online on a PC web browser.  Or stream with the free Crackle app for AppleAndroid, Kindle Fire, and lots more connected devices

Popular free movies on HitBliss this month:


HitBliss requires a PC application to watch free movies online. You watch ads to earn credits which can be spent on movie and TV rentals.  See more details here.

Popular free movies on Hulu this month:

PC required to watch free movies online without Hulu+ subscription.  Watch more free movies at Hulu.

Free documentaries:

See this post for the best apps and sites offering free documentaries.

Services to watch free movies online:

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The Crackle app for iPad

  • Crackle is a great way to watch watch free movies online (and TV shows.)  They have  apps for iPad/iPhoneAndroid, game consoles, and tons of other devices.
  • YouTube has a large free movie selection.  Unfortunately, it’s only accessible via the desktop site, and many of the movies are the same ones from Crackle above.
  • Hulu has a bunch of free movies.  You’ll have to watch on a PC unless you have a Hulu+ subscription though.
  • HitBliss is an ad-supported service that includes some new releases.  Currently it’s only available on Windows and Macintosh PC’s.  See our full review here.
  • SnagFilms is a good source of independent movies and documentaries. They have an iPad/iPhone and Android app, as well as several more devices.  Try starting at the most popular list.

99¢ online movie rentals

See our full rundown of all of the best online movie rental services in this post.