Apps that allow users to watch selected full movies for free include Crackle, Viewster, Snagfilms, Tubi TV and Popcornflix. People can use the apps to stream movies on their televisions, smartphones or tablets, and many of the apps also offer free TV shows.
As of 2015, Sony Pictures owns Crackle and provides the app with legal access to much of its content, which includes a wide selection of movies and television shows in various genres. Movies on Crackle stream in a resolution of 360p and 480p, and include breaks for commercials. Registration is optional.
Snagfilms offers free, advertiser-supported documentary films from National Geographic, PBS and individual documentary filmmakers.