Download movies and TV to watch offline

You can download a video so that you can watch it anywhere, even when you don't have an Internet connection.

Download videos

You can download a video that you bought on up to five devices. If you rented a video, you’ll only be able to download it onto one device. To watch or download a rented video on another device, make sure that you remove it from the first device.

  1. Make sure that your Android phone or tablet is connected to Wi-Fi or your mobile network.
  2. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Play Movies & TV app Play Movies.
  3. Tap Library.
  4. Find the movie or TV episode that you’d like to download.
  5. Tap Download Download.
    • To remove or stop a download in progress, tap Download Download.
    • To find downloaded videos, tap Menu Menu and then Settings.

Note: You won't be able to download extra videos onto your Android phone.

Download using mobile data

You can change your settings to download using mobile data. Downloading your video using mobile data may result in additional data charges from your operator. 

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Play Movies & TV app Play Movies.
  2. Tap Menu Menu and then Settings and then Downloads and then Network and then Download on any network.

Delete a downloaded video

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Play Movies & TV app Play Movies.
  2. Next to a downloaded video, tap the red tick Downloaded.
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