11 Apps That Allow You Watch Your Favorite Movies

The rate at which we are having technological advancements, many applications have emerged that can be able to do the same thing over time. This is common, especially for android users. Android OS has more than six million applications, some of which can perform the same function of watching your favorite movies.

Here are the top eleven best apps of 2016 from different app developers around the world.

Box TV

This is a developing application in the field that has similar features just like show box. It can stream movies online in full HD. It is among the most downloaded applications because of its amazing features. It has a feature that can enable streaming to TV via Chromecast.


It is an application designed to provide both TV shows and movies to both android users and iOS. Smartphone users can enjoy by watching their favorite TV shows online and stream movies, videos, and other media. It’s a free application which does not require you to pay before you download. Just like show box it gives the user very good experience.

IMDb Movies & TV

It is best suited for watching trailers, browsing pictures, and even reading movie reviews. IMDb movies and TV has the largest compilation of shows, movies, and even celebrity gossips. If one wants certain information on a certain celebrity or a certain movie, this is the best application to use to get the information. With the largest collection of movie trivia, quotes and goofs, one can have a really nice experience. Movie trailers and ratings can also be obtained from this application.

Popcorn Time

Popcorn time is another free application for the user to use just like show box. It is made for all users ranging from android users to Linux. It allows users to stream all TV shows and movies. With this application, one can stream their content in various qualities any time.

Movie Tube

Just like the other application mentioned above, movie tube enables users to get access to huge database of HD content. This includes videos, movies, and even TV shows. It has a great interface and its performance is just amazing. It is an application that is user-friendly and all that you need is to download the application and register to start using. One can watch movies and their favorite TV shows on mac, windows or an android device.

Show Box

Show Box is an application that enables one to watch their favorite movies or series on a PC or on an android phone. All you need is internet connectivity for streaming and downloading the showbox apk. It contains many series that one can enjoy. The application offers a wide range of series like the ‘The Big Bang Theory’ and in order to access these resources, you need to download the application and follow the simple registration process. Its advanced features can allow you to enjoy watching on both online and offline mode. You can sort out the movies according to their ratings and your taste.


It enables users to enjoy streaming videos and movies online. Hulu, however, is not available on play store for free like the other applications discussed above. When downloading one is required to pay a fee of around $7.99. Once downloaded it provides a huge collection of TV shows and movies at no cost. Like box TV it can allow one to watch movies on TV through Chromecast.

Movies by Flixster

This is just like a marketplace for movies. One can enter for free and hire, rent or buy a movie. All one needs is to install this application and find out the top movies from the ratings. One can stream online or even buy their movies here. It’s an amazing application.


It is another free application that one needs to just install, register and start using. It is the best app that can replace Show Box: It has a huge collection of TV and favorite movies stream. With this app, one can create a watch list of his/her favorite movies for watching later.


Just like show box, it enables users to enjoy a large list of both new and old blockbusters. Based on ratings with subtitles, users can choose to watch favorite movies and stream them on their choice of quality. It’s another great app similar to Show Box.

Sky HD App

The app is designed just like Show Box. It can enable users to stream their favorite TV shows or movies online. It has a great user-friendly interface that can provide a user with endless movie entertainment.

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Deborah is the Head of Content at Aims Digital, the AI-powered licensing platform for user-generated content. Technologist and Nutritionalist.
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