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Best Apps for Streaming Movies without Paying a Dime

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There are plenty of ways to keep oneself entertained. In this digital era, when everyone has a smart device, no one can ever complain about boredom. Just connect to the internet and start watching your favorite YouTube videos, play online games, read an article on Forbes, or download your favorite music. 

Most of the internet and cable providers offer attractive packages to keep everyone connected to the internet and watch favorite shows on television. For instance, Spectrum bundle deals offer single play, double play, and triple-play packages to keep your wallet fat. 

Still, some people don’t like to have these perks due to budget constraints. These people also deserve to have entertainment like any other person. Thanks to the internet and smart devices that bring a plethora of platforms where not a single dime is required. 

We are talking about apps for streaming movies that are free to watch. Just install the app on your device and watch the latest blockbusters, classic cults, and mind-blowing TV series, anywhere and at any time. However, to watch movies on these apps, you have to bear short ads as well. But there is nothing bad in watching those advertisements when you don’t have to pay a dime. 

Today, we are going to review some of the best apps for streaming movies. Just stay tuned and read until the end. You might find some great streaming apps that aren’t known to you yet. 


Tubi is one of the best apps for streaming movies and looks almost like a desktop website. But don’t worry, you won’t find any trouble while streaming movies on mobile. The user-friendly interface and easy-to-use app can allow you to watch anything without hassling much. 

On the top of the Tubi app, you will find a section named featured films from different sets of genres. Select your favorite one and kill your boredom on weekends and other days as well. Tubi has a huge collection of movies and TV series that are popular and on the wishlist of many viewers. 

You can even read the description of the movie, its duration, rating, release date, and genre. That means you don’t have to open the IMDB app to look for details. The app is compatible with almost all devices including Samsung TV, iPod Touch, Roku, Android, iOS, Xbox 360, and Google Chromecast.


If you can’t afford high cable bills or don’t want to pay a dime to watch movies, Yidio is another best app for streaming movies. Keep in mind that this app is only functional on limited devices. However, once you figure out its compatibility, the app covers everything a free prop hunter would be looking for. 

You can also filter the search results according to the genre, premiere date, and MPAA rating. Yidio is compatible with Amazon Kindle, iOS, and Android devices. The best thing about Yidio is that you can find movies hosted on other apps. Moreover, there are several filtering options available to help you find the right movie without struggling much. 

Pluto TV

If you are a movie addict and love to get everything for free, make sure to install Pluto TV on your smart device. The app is free to use and brings a huge library of movies and TV shows without demanding anything from you. Whether you love to watch bone-chilling horror movies, action-packed heroic stuff, or a family drama, Pluto TV has something for everyone. 

Pluto TV also allows you to watch live movies. So make sure to tune in to channel 52 and above to stream your favorite movies. The best part of this free streaming app is that it also offers on-demand movies that you can watch whenever you want to. Moreover, Pluto TV is compatible with devices like macOS, Android, iOS, Apple TV, Samsung Smart TV, Windows, Google Chromecast, Amazon, and many more. What are you waiting for – install the app immediately and start watching your favorite content on the go. 


Running out of budget is normal and you are not alone in this vicious circle of life. Everyone is facing some kind of economic turmoil in one way or another. But that should not stop you from doing your favorite activity in your free time. 

Crackle is also one of the best free streaming apps to watch movies on the go. Whether you are waiting at the airport lounge for your next flight or feeling bored at home, Crackle is one app that can help you pass your time without doing much. Just install the app and start watching your favorite shows for free. 

Crackle app is user-friendly and allows you to stream movies smoothly, providing a high-speed internet connection. Just like any other streaming apps discussed above, Crackle is also compatible with other devices including Amazon Fire TV, BlackBerry, Kindle Fire Tablet, Google Chromecast, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Apple TV, Blu-ray players, and many more. 


Popcornflix is also available for you to watch movies for free. If you don’t love to watch movies on the go, Popcornflix has got your back. The app is also easy to use and allows you to browse movies from several genres. You can also explore movies in the new arrivals section. Also, browse through popular movies that are trending among people. 

You can also add a collection of your favorite movies without signing in to your account. TV shows and series can be explored separately. The app is free to use so you need to bear some advertisement. But that should not stop you from installing Popcornflix. 

Popcornflix is also compatible with Samsung TV, iPhone, Amazon Kindle, Xbox, iPod Touch, and Apple TV. 

Final Verdict 

In this short post, we have given a short intro about free streaming apps that do not need require any subscriptions. Apart from these free streaming apps, you can also try Netflix, Hulu, Sling, Philo, AT&T TV, and fuboTV that do not cost you as much as a cable TV. Start watching your favorite shows and enjoy as much as you like without spending money.

David Welson
I am David Welson, an enthusiast who loves to travel and explore the world. Not only travelling is what I love in fact, I write travel blogs too, in order to entertain people and show them how important travelling is. I am a passionate writer and by profession