Best Movie Streaming Apps to Watch Movies on iPhone 7/6S, iPad and Android with Ease

Diana Joan

Jul 21, 2015 08:42 am / Posted by Diana Joan

Apple’s iPhone 7/iPhone 6S is expected to launch in 2016, bringing a new design and new features. For those movies enthusiasts, you will be more concerned about how to watch hundreds of movies on iPhone 7 for free. Fortunately, there are many free movie apps you can download onto your iPhone 7 for streaming different kinds of hot movies and TV shows directly. However, it is a little bit tricky to pick up the best free apps among thousands of movie apps. The article below will list 5 best free movie apps for easily streaming movies on iPhone7/6S.

Best free movie apps for iPhone 7

1. Netflix

Netflix is available on many iPhone, iPad and iPod touch models and its streaming features for supported devices running iOS 7 or later. You can stream video to your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch with the newest version of Netflix in all regions where the Netflix service is available. On iPhone 7/iPhone 6S, you can stream Netflix video with a resolution of 4K UHD and 1080p in iOS 8.


Unlimited video streaming with very good value.

Perfect support for 4K UHD and 1080p movies contents.

Family-friendly videos with perfect parent controls.

Nice-looking streaming movies and shows for iOS devices.

Available to download on multiple devices.

Good playback with AirPlay

Large catalog of content.


Not working in some cases.

No social options for content recommendations.

Little content selection.

Few information about changes to the availability of content.

Inconsistent features and account controls across apps.

2. Hulu Plus

As a 7-day trial free movie app for iPhone 7/6S, you can watch all-new episodes of TV’s hottest shows including comedies, dramas, reality, late night and everything in between. Some of the TV shows will not be available after airing for one month. In one word, Hulu Plus is an ideal place for discovering new TV shows and movies without jailbreak.


Excellent picture quality.

TV episodes update fast.

Large library of movies and TV.

Blend of new, classic and foreign titles perfectly.

Nice mobile interface.

Recommendations engine produces good.

Options for what to watch next.


No full TV show seasons for iPhone 7 on this free movie streaming app.

Shows on Last light can not watch until the next day.

Annoying advertisement.

3. Fandango

If you are cinema movie fans, you’d better choose Fandango, a great leading moviegoer destination as the best app to watch films on your iPhone 7/6S, iPad and iPod touch. You can search movies, watch trailers and even buy tickets directly on your mobile devices with Fandango app.


Directly buy tickets on the application.

Watch movie trailers.

Look for theaters according to location or zip code.

Simple and clear design.


Do not support to print out the tickets you bought.

No industry news and little social networking integration.

No streaming content or DVD information.

4. Movies by Flixster

It sounds like a good idea to integrate the reliable reviews of Rotten Tomatoes to free movie streaming right on your mobile devices. Movies by Flixster stands out as the best app to allow users to browse the top box office, hot coming movies, new DVD release, read the reviews from professionals and users, watch the HD movie trailer and clips on iPhone 7/6S.


Great source of HD trailers

Support AirPlay.

Friendly interface.

Integration of Netflix and Rotten Tomatoes.


Compare with other free movie apps for iPhone 7, the library content is relatively small.

The movie showtime is not accurate or not displayed at all sometimes.

5. Crackle

The Crackle app enables you to watch free movies on both iOS and Android. With Crackle installed on your devices, you can enjoy all standard definition contents on iPhone 7/6S with good video quality without signing up.


Large amount of anime fans and comedy films.

Watch stuff without an account.

Stream movies with perfect quality on smartphones.

Hugh library of classic flicks and foreign titles.


Advertisements are extremely annoying.

A long time to wait before new content drops.

Most movies and TV shows are very old and few are latest contents.

Sometimes, the streaming quality can be very low.


With above listed best 5 free movies streaming apps for iPhone 7/6S, we will get full access to tons of free movies on our portable devices. However, all those movie apps should be run over Internet, how about if there are no Internet? The best solution is to download and enjoy them on local. You can use some free online downloader program to download and save them to your local computer and then convert those online movies to iPhone 7/6S playable H.264 MP4 formats with our powerful program Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate.