Technology is making it possible to do almost everything with the use of our smartphones. From paying bills to finding a date, now, it’s also possible to watch your favorite movies on the small screen. And while nothing beats watching movies on the big screen, or at your own home theater, it certainly isn’t so bad to view movies on mobile.
Think about the boring commute ride to the office, now, you can enjoy them while watching a movie before you arrive at your destination.
Here’re some alternative apps for movie lovers besides Netflix and Disney+.
Some of the best content online are discovered on our mobiles. With Flipps you can watch your favorite movies, music videos and news on your TV with your mobile phone. You don’t need to connect any cables, dongles or media boxes, Flipps does it all for you quick and easy.
Flipps can instantly connect your phone/tablet to a television where you can enjoy the show on the big Screen. Just make sure that your mobile device and TV is both connected to the same Wi-Fi network.
After connecting, Flipps will automatically scan for connected devices and then use your phone to stream media to your TV. With this app, you can also use your phone as remote to adjust the volume and playback. Flipps is available on iTunes and Google Play.
2. IMDB Movies and TV
Discover the best and top rated films in the world’s largest collection of movies and TV Shows. Aside from films, IMDB offers an extensive collection of reviews, trailers, clips and celebrity information for each movie profile.
You can also create an account, to rate the movies you’ve seen and follow artists to receive notifications on their recent film, news and more. IMDB app is available for free on iTunes and Google Play.
3. Todo Movies 4
Manage your movie list and create your own custom movie journal with TodoMovies. This app allows users to put movies in “To Watch” and “Watched” category and discover new ones with its up-to-date collection of upcoming releases.
TodoMovies also features bonus scene, cast profiles and notifications paired with Apple Watch to give you a movie experience like never before. TodoMovies is available on iTunes.
Flixster is a social movie site where users can discover and learn new movies and meet people with similar tastes in movies. In February 2016, Flixster was acquired by Fandango, a company selling movie tickets and is now partnering with the said company to help people get tickets and show times near their area. Flixster is available on iTunes and Google Play.
Tired of paying subscriptions to watch your favorite movies and TV Shows? Show Box is a movie streaming application that lets you browse and download movies from their collection for free.
As a smart movie application, Show Box is a favorite among many movie lovers and mobile users. It lets users connects to the app server to make sure files downloaded are safe and virus-free.
Like many mobile apps, Showbox requires access permissions for content on your mobile devices. It helps the app identify if your device is compatible with the app and suggests you movies and shows according to what’s popular in your location.
Movies, TV series and anime – Viewster has it all. This streaming site allows users to watch free movies on your Android device. It has one of the best collections of classic movies, Anime shows and series, making it a one-stop app for movie lovers all around the globe.
There’s no need of signing up or paying any fee. Viewster offers instant access to all kinds of full-length content instantly to your mobile.
7. Guess The Movie
Do you love guessing games? Try and guess movies from minimalistic artwork with Guess The Movie app. The app has 20 levels of fun picture puzzles where you have to guess the movie based on the picture/logo presented.
The quiz includes some of the most popular movies in different genre like sci-fi, comedy, drama and animated films. Guess The Movie app is available on iTunes and Google Play.
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