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Redeem the digital copy of a Blu-ray or DVD movie you bought

When you buy a movie on Blu-ray or DVD, you may be eligible to redeem a digital copy of the movie. The digital copy is free and you don’t need to add a payment method.

Some products and features aren't available in all countries. Learn more about what's available in your country.

Step 1: Sign in to or create a Google Account

Important: Sign in to the Google Account you want to add the digital copy of your movie to. After you redeem the digital copy, you can’t transfer it to another account.
  1. Open Google Play Movies & TV Play Movies or Google TV app .
  2. At the top, tap Menu Menu or your profile picture.
  3. Select the account you want to use.

Step 2: Use the promotional code to get a Google Play code for your movie

You can only get the digital copy of the same movie that you bought in DVD or Blu-ray. The digital copy will also match the quality of your DVD or Blu-ray copy, so if you bought a DVD in SD quality, your digital copy will also be in SD.

Important: You can only redeem your promotional code within the country that you bought your DVD or Blu-ray. If you’re traveling and you bought a DVD or Blu-ray with a digital copy, make sure to redeem the digital copy before you leave that country.

Check the DVD or Blu-ray movie for instructions to redeem your digital copy. If you got a promotional code, follow the steps below: 

  1. Depending on where you got your movie, open their redemption site. Check redemption sites for different partners.
  2. On the website, enter the promotional code that you got with your DVD or Blu-ray.
  3. At the bottom you’ll see Result: Google Play Code xxxxxx.
  4. Copy the code to redeem on Google Play Store.

Step 3: Get your movie on Google Play

  1. Open the Google Play app Google Play.
  2. At the top right, tap the profile icon.
  3. Tap Payments & subscriptions and then Redeem gift code.
  4. Enter the code.
  5. Tap Redeem.

Tip: You can only redeem a promotional code once.

Step 4: Watch your movie

After your movie has been added to your Google Play library, there are several ways you can watch it. Learn where you can watch your movies and shows.

Fix problems when you can’t redeem a digital copy of your Blu-ray or DVD

If you have issues when you try to redeem your promotional code for a Google Play code, contact the appropriate partner for assistance.

Partner Support information

United States & Canada:


United States:

20th Century Fox
Sony Pictures
Warner Bros.
Lions Gate
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