Watch movies & TV shows on your mobile device

With Google Play Movies & TV, you can watch your favorite videos, wherever you are.

Select one of the menu items below to learn more about the Play Movies app Google Play Movies.

Watch Now

Find videos that you’ve recently watched or added to your library on Google Play.

My Library (Android) or My Movies and My TV Shows (iOS)

Find videos that you've rented or purchased on Google Play.

My Wishlist (Android)

To add a video to your wishlist, select the title, then touch the Wishlist icon Wishlist.

Find videos you've added to your wishlist on Google Play.

To see purchase options for a video or remove a video from your wishlist:

  1. Near the top of your screen, touch the Google Play icon Google Play.
  2. Select My wishlist.
  3. Click the item you want to install, purchase, or remove from your wishlist.
Shop (Android)

Go to the Movies section of the Play Store Google Play.

Play videos

To play a video, select a movie and touch Play Play or select a TV episode.

You can stream videos using Wi-Fi or a 3G or 4G network connection. Streaming quality adjusts to your Internet connection speed. To help ensure higher quality playback, you can download your video for offline viewing.

After selecting a video, touch the Play/Pause button to start and stop playback.

Other ways to watch

Rewind and fast-forward (Android)

When you’re watching a video, you can replay a scene or jump ahead.

  • To rewind or fast-forward just a few seconds, touch and drag your finger across the screen.
  • To skip forward or backward 10 seconds, swipe to the right or left. You can swipe forward or backward as many times as you want.

Also, you can touch the progress bar at the bottom of your screen to fast-forward or rewind.

Start watching on one device, continue on another

When you're signed in to the Play Movies & TV app, the place where you stopped watching a video is saved so you can pick up where you left off on any device. To help ensure uninterrupted viewing, make sure sure you watch on only one device at a time.

Note: Your watching position isn’t saved when watching videos on your computer ( or Chromecast.

Streaming, caption, and download settings

You can change your streaming, caption, and download settings through your Play Movies & TV app Settings menu.

  1. Open Play Movies & TV Google Play Movies.
  2. Touch the menu icon Movies Menu icon > Settings.

Note: You can no longer watch personal videos through the Google Play Movies & TV app. Your videos will still be available on your Google Drive account or your device's gallery.

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