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Search Netflix and Disney+ Movies & TV Shows on Google Play Movies

Written by Hassan Abbas

Search Netflix and Disney+ Movies & TV Shows on Google Play Movies: With the number of streaming services, chances are you’ll be finding it hard to look for which one to subscribe to. It’s difficult to keep a record of whether a title is available online. Last year, Google addressed this problem by combining a search tool inside the Play Movies app. Google does this to search for titles across other streaming services. But the feature lacked support for two mainstream content providers i.e

The Mountain View company has finally added support now you can readily search for movies, documentaries, and TV shows that are available to watch on Netflix and Disney Plus.

Note: The latest feature rollout does not mean that you can now stream content through Netflix and Disney+ without their respective apps. This latest feature just helps to sort and search for content across a huge variety of services. Or by clicking on a link will lead straight to the streaming app the title is available on.

How to search Netflix and Disney+ content on Google Play Movies

Google Play Movies is a welcome change enables you to look for movies and TV shows to watch across completely streaming services. Here’s a guide to search Netflix and Disney+ movies and TV Shows on Google Play Movies.

How to set up

Step 1:

Firstly, Open the Google Play Movies app on your Android phone.

Step 2:

Now click on the hamburger menu from the top left.

Step 3:

Now click on Manage Services.

  • You will now be welcomed with a page showing different streaming services.
Step 4:

Now Select your desired content providers, or in this case, select Netflix and Disney+.

Step 5:

Now Tap Next at the bottom.

  • A page appears offering you to log in to your cable or satellite subscription.
Step 6:

If you don’t wish to do that, click Done at the bottom right.

How to search

Step 1:

At first, open the Google Play Movies app.

Step 2:

Now click on the search icon at the top right.

Step 3:

Type the name of the TV show, movie, or documentary you want to watch and then press enter key.

Step 4:

Now Select your required content from the results.

Step 5:

Click on Watch on Netflix (if the content is on Netflix) or Watch on Disney+ (for Disney-specific titles).

  • A respective app appears where the content will get automatically played.

All done! 🤪


That’s it! From now on, whenever you want to watch a TV show or a movie, you can now look for that within Google within Play Movies.

Did you try looking Netflix and Disney+ content on Google Play Movies? Let us know in the comment section below.

Till then! Keep Smiling 🙂

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About the author

Hassan Abbas

Tech enthusiast with too many items on his wish-list and not nearly enough money! Specializing in all things tech, with a slight Apple bent he has been writing for various blogs for the best part of (too many) years

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