Roku is one of the best streaming media player. You can always watch movies in theaters on Roku that you want, via channels that provide it on-demand. However, are the channels up to date? Or, do they only provide movies that have come out in the past year so?
Can we watch movies that are in the theatres now on Roku?
The answer is, yes! You can watch all the latest movies, shows and music on Roku as well! You’ll need a few channels that will let you watch these first. So, here are a few channels that make sure to stream the latest movies all the time.
- The Roku Channel
- Sony Crackle
- Pluto TV
- FilmRise Sci-Fi
- Movies by Fawesome.tv
- Shout Factory TV
- Classic Movies and TV
- B&W Theater
- Western Mania
- Western TV and Movie Classics
- FilmRise Indie
- King’s Movie House
These channels are some of the few channels that provide movies that you want! Some of these channels might even let you watch movies in theaters on Roku device!
NetFlix and Youtube
NetFlix and YouTube are two other options that’ll let you stream the latest movies. In this, NetFlix charges you a subscription fee and makes its contents open to all. While YouTube is free of cost, you don’t have to pay for it, you will have to pay for these movies, since they are restricted contents and you’ll have to pay for them anyway.
How to activate these channels?
To be able to watch movies in theaters on Roku, you’ll have to install the right channels first.
- Step one – Search for the right channel, or show using the Roku search bar.
P.s – Roku will fetch and leave all the channels that let you stream that particular movie, and you can choose the channel you want from the Roku search result.
- After you find the channel or show you were looking for, download and install the channel from the Roku application store.
- After you install the channel, open it, and make sure that you have a separate browser window open in a device.
- When you open the channel, it will give you a Roku activation code, which you’ll have to enter in the Roku activation link.
This is how you install the right channels to watch movies on Roku. If you don’t have a Roku account yet, or if you need help synchronizing your Roku.com/link account and your Roku device, or if you’re facing trouble with adding channels to your Roku account, please let us know and we’ll help you. Reach out to us via our toll-free number +1-877-230-9420, and we’ll walk you through the process.