Watch movies & TV shows on your mobile device
With Google Play Movies & TV, you can watch what you love, wherever you are.
Select one of the menu items below to learn more about the Play Movies app .Watch Now
On Watch Now, find videos that you’ve recently watched or added to your library on Google Play.
Find videos that you've rented or purchased on Google Play.
To add a video to your wishlist, select the title and then touch the Wishlist icon .
Find videos you've added to your wishlist on Google Play.
To see purchase options for a video or remove a video on your wishlist:
- Touch the Google Play icon near the top of your screen.
- Select My wishlist.
- Click the item you want to install, purchase, or remove from your wishlist.
Go to the Movies section of the Play Store .
To play a video, select a movie and touch Play or select a TV episode.
You can stream videos using a 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 watchRewind and fast-forward with seek controls (Android)
When you’re watching a video, you can replay a scene or jump ahead using the seek controls.
- To rewind or fast forward just a few seconds, touch and drag your finger across the screen.
- To skip forward or backward ten 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.
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're only watching using one device at a time.
Note: Your watching position isn’t saved when watching videos on your computer (play.google.com/movies) or Chromecast.
You can change your streaming, caption, and download settings through your Play Movies & TV app Settings menu.
- Open Play Movies & TV .
- Touch the 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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