If you do, however, live in the U. Your iTunes movies can be watched on a Pixel 2. If you're signed up with at least two of the supported accounts, give it a go! You can watch movies from your various accounts in the same way you've always watch them, like on your computer or mobile device. If you see a film you want to buy on the Movies Anywhere service, clicking the buy option will bring up a pop-up showing you which vendors have the video. For example, Roku owners can watch movies purchased from iTunes. For the three others, you'll just need to be signed in and approve the connection. However, you have the option of opting out of video-data sharing with participating studios and Movies Anywhere service providers.
Have a question not answered above? The service allows users to and download purchased films, including redeemed from codes found in releases as well as digital purchases from participating services. Disney Movies Anywhere originally launched on February 10, 2014, as an app that allows users to link Disney films purchased on into a unified library with digital copies of Disney films purchased on physical media, so that they can be streamed or downloaded. That's probably a testament to the fact that the underlying infrastructure from Disney Movies Anywhere has already been tried and tested. Using a single app, you can now access your , iTunes, and Vudu movie libraries. Of course, your hardware has to support 4K, too no iPhones. Resources is the official MoviesAnywhere customer service account on twitter and they will answer any questions you may have.
But Movies Anywhere works now -- no need to wait for those new products. You can lock down a restricted account on individual devices. Entertainment are all on board with this free app and , which creates a single centralized place for you to organize your redeemed or purchased digital downloads of their films. You'll also find them all in the same places you usually watch movies from each individual service, like Amazon, Google Play, or iTunes. And you can watch many of your Amazon purchases in iTunes, too. Anything else I should know? Yes, you can connect those too.
As noted above, once you hit at least two, you'll see the five free movies in your account. Think of Movies Anywhere like a digital bridge between online video vendors. On November 9, the General Manager of Movies Anywhere announced that the service had 6 million users. Read all about Movies Anywhere below. Due to these purchasing habits as an example, I have Guardians of the Galaxy on Amazon Video, and I have Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. That way, you know for sure whether they'll show up across all of your services. The system utilizes an internal platform known as KeyChest, which synchronizes content licenses from digital distribution platforms linked to a central user account.
To give just one real-life example: If you bought -- a Marvel Studios Disney movie -- on iTunes, and you've linked your accounts through Movies Anywhere, that same movie will then be available in the Vudu, Google Play and Amazon apps on your devices, in addition to the Movies Anywhere app itself and all those aforementioned other services that you may be using. This will only be available for a limited time only, so be sure that you take advantage of this while you can! So, for instance, Xbox and PlayStation users can access all Movies Anywhere-compatible movies within the Vudu or Amazon apps on those consoles, even if they were originally purchased on iTunes. What devices can I use Movies Anywhere on? Downloading films on Movies Anywhere is quite simple. Movies Anywhere brings together some heavy hitters to put your movies in order. Every once in awhile, you may find a title that doesn't seem to sync as we did with a handful in the early days of the service. Do you have a question about Movies Anywhere that we haven't covered? So films produced by those studios will appear in the Movies Anywhere app, regardless of where you originally purchased them. By default, Movies Anywhere shares various information about you with any retailers you've connected.
Once you've selected a movie to watch, tap Save Offline to download it to your device. Right now, is having a promotion where you can get free 5 digital movie downloads. The beauty of Movies Anywhere is that you never need to use the Movies Anywhere app after initially setting up your account. Can I download movies so I can watch them when I don't have an internet connection? By connecting your Microsoft account to Movies Anywhere, all your eligible movies purchased from other Movies Anywhere digital retailers that are connected to your Movies Anywhere account become available to watch on Microsoft, subject to availability with Microsoft. Here's everything you need to know about Movies Anywhere. You are able to stream movies from different devices at the same time. It's similar to that , too, but arguably easier to use.
Movies Anywhere is currently only supported in the U. Your cash back earned can be transferred to your PayPal or bank account. You can download to a maximum of eight devices and a maximum of 16 devices over a rolling 12-month period. But, that doesn't mean their movies are separate from yours. The platform provides content from , , and. Movies Anywhere is essentially a front end for your film library.
Can I really watch movies I bought through iTunes on an Android or Roku device now? Once you're signed up, you'll be asked to link two accounts. The digital version of your new movie will appear in your My Movies section on the website. So I can restrict which movies my kids have access to? You'll need a Vudu account, and you'll need to first merge your UltraViolet movies with your Vudu account, then sync your Vudu account with Movies Anywhere. What's more, all your movie purchases will cross-pollinate into all your other libraries. On Tuesday, we wrote about how other Hollywood studios were planning to that allows users to easily organize and watch movies from their digital library across multiple devices and multiple services.