Download Movies - Best Software & Apps

  • VLC media player

    3.0.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone

    Simply the best free multi-format media player

    8
    44468 votes
    • PROS: Supports a wide range of formats, Good hotkey support, Easy to use, Very flexible and lightweight, Integration with web channel streaming services, Improved interface in version 3, More format support in version 3, Plays BluRay and HD, Completely free!
    • CONS: User interface is quite basic, User interface slicker in Mac version
  • KMPlayer

    4.2.2.22

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone

    Excellent free multi-format media player

    8
    17664 votes
    • PROS: Highly customizable, Light on resources, Supports many audio and video formats
    • CONS: None so far
  • Hotstar TV Movies Live Cricket

    8.0.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Experience the world

    8
    2381 votes
    • PROS: Multiple language available, Wide content variety, Organized interface, Updated with latest releases
    • CONS: Live-stream videos sometimes crash, No offline downloads, Cannot create playlists
  • Netflix

    9.002

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    iPhone
    Windows Phone

    All the best offers in Top series, documentaries and shows

    8
    5149 votes
    • PROS: Touch friendly interface, Beautiful interface, Personalized recommendations
    • CONS: Some laggy performance at times
  • YouTube

    14.10.53

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Web Apps
    iPhone
    Symbian

    The greatest free video player

    8
    2927 votes
    • PROS: Intelligent, comfortable user interface, Includes lots of YouTube features, Simple player controls, Record and upload videos directly, Excellent playlist integration
    • CONS: Video quality not as high as web counterpart
  • JioTV - Live TV & Catch-Up

    5.6.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Television Show Hub in India

    8
    1220 votes
    • PROS: 600+ channels with 100+ HD multi-lingual channels, Different TV genres to choose from, Mobile TV viewing tools and functions, Catch up or binge watch with favorite TV shows
    • CONS: Limited to Jio SIM users, Minimal TV player controls for saved shows, Not guaranteed having HD quality, May have buffering when airing TV shows
  • Free Screen Recorder

    8.3.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Ideal for making quick screen movies

    8
    3130 votes
    • PROS: Nice and easy layout, Tools for making presentations, Free to use and pretty powerful
    • CONS: Basic compared to paid programs, Not a pretty menu, but certainly functional
  • ZEE5 - Movies, TV Shows, LIVE TV & Originals

    14.18.32

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Nearly Endless Streaming Content

    8
    141 votes
    • PROS: Over 100, 000 Hours of Video Content, 12 Available Languages, Offline Download for Shows and Movies, Smart Content Search
    • CONS: Lengthy Ad Inserts in Every Episode, Eats Up A Lot of Data, Requires Subscription, No Subtitle Available for Downloaded Content
  • SonyLIV:TV Shows Movies Sports

    4.7.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Catch the latest Hollywood or Bollywood movies and more

    9
    153 votes
    • PROS: Offers live sports, Supports Chromecast
    • CONS: Subscription-based, Contains ads
  • Vuze

    5.7.6.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    High definition movies and downloads to your PC

    8
    3145 votes
    • PROS: Fast downloads, Lots of options, Open source, Free
    • CONS: Uses a lot of memory, Torrent files can expire, Not as user-friendly as eMule
  • Netflix for Chrome

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Access your favorite movies and TV shows instantly

    9
    26 votes
    • PROS: Quick access, Free to download
    • CONS: Doesn’t work on other browsers, Requires membership to use
  • Ultimate Downloader

    1.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Ultimate Downloader lets you download and convert your favorite videos, movies and music.

    7
    10 votes
    • Broforce

      Early Access

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      80s action movies supply the inspiration

      7
      881 votes
      • PROS: Excellent gameplay, Lots of replayability, New content added regularly, Tight controls
      • CONS: Early Access version still had bugs, Some stages get frustrating
    • Movies & TV

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Microsoft wants to take you to the Movies (but you're paying)

      8
      99 votes
      • PROS: Streamlined format, All nicely displayed, Plays a good range of formats...
      • CONS: but could use more formats support, Better Store integration
    • Movie Box

      1.0.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      Free Access to Your Favorite Movies and Shows

      8
      4 votes
      • PROS: Multi-platform compatible, Easy to use interface, Doesn't hog resources, Movies can be downloaded to watch on the go
      • CONS: You may need to use a VPN to protect your privacy, Video can be choppy on slower internet connections, Uses large amounts of data for streaming, Emulator is required to run the software on your PC
    • Plotagon

      1.2.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A Free Home & hobby program for Windows

      8
      18 votes
      • PROS: Easy to use, Attractive graphics
      • CONS: Shaky interface
    • Free Movies Box

      2.2.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Access hundreds of free movies for streaming

      6
      173 votes
      • PROS: Large catalog of movies, Classification of movies by genre, Search engine
      • CONS: Difficulty of launching some movies, Variable video quality, Overall quality of movies available, No subtitles, Bug with playback bar
    • YuppTV - LiveTV, Catch-up, Movies

      1.0.9.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A free program for windows, by YuppTV USA Inc

      8
      20 votes
      • MovieMaker for Mac OS X

        1.4.1

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Create time lapse movies quickly and easily.

        6
        68 votes
        • PROS: Does what it does with ease and speed
        • CONS: Deeper options hard to grasp , Most people will have no real use for it
      • Corel VideoStudio Pro

        x9

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Capture, edit, enhance, and share movies on tape, DVD, VideoCD and Web

        7
        1964 votes
        • PROS: Lots of features, Great for video capture, Plenty of helpful wizards and templates for beginners
        • CONS: Very memory-intensive, Prone to crashes, Unreliable tech support
      Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
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      29.00251498.1Windows,Android,iPhone,Windows Phone
      34.2.2.22176648.1Windows,Android,Mac,iPhone
      43.0.6444687.7Windows,Android,Mac,iPhone
      55.7.6.031457.6Windows,Mac
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