Google TV

2.44M reviews
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About this app

Google TV, previously Play Movies & TV, makes it easy to find and enjoy the entertainment you love in one place. With Google TV, you'll be able to:
Find what to watch next
Browse 700,000+ movies and TV episodes from across your streaming apps, all in one place and organized into topics and genres. Discover new things with recommendations based on what you love and what’s trending across the services you already have access to. Search for titles to see which streaming apps offer them.
See the latest releases
Buy or rent the newest movies and shows right in the Shop tab. Purchases are stored in your Library and can be downloaded to watch when you're not connected. Watch instantly on your laptop, Android phone or tablet, or on your TV with Google TV or on Play Movies & TV where available.
One list for all your discoveries
Add interesting shows and movies to your Watchlist to keep track of your new discoveries and view them later. The Watchlist is shared between all your devices, so you can even add to your Watchlist from your TV or phone and laptop through Search on any browser.
Use your phone as your remote
With a remote built right into the app, you can find something great to watch even when the couch has eaten your remote. And you can use your phone’s keyboard to quickly type complicated passwords, movie names or search terms on your Google TV or other Android TV OS device.
Pantaya is a service only available in the US.
Separate subscriptions required for certain streaming services or access to certain content.
Updated on
Nov 30, 2023

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
No data shared with third parties
Learn more about how developers declare sharing
This app may collect these data types
Personal info, Photos and videos and 4 others
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted

Ratings and reviews

2.29M reviews
Jason Turner
November 25, 2023
Overall, this is a good app. My primary complaint is with the remote. There is a scenario (which happens frequently) where I leave the remote open until the screen locks. When I unlock the screen, the unlock pattern and/or fingerprint reader is in the same place as the remote. My finger is on the screen as the phone unlocks and I inadvertently, yet unavoidably, press a button on the remote (usually the home button), interrupting whatever is playing on the TV.
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Greysen Cohen
November 11, 2023
I love this app, but the latest update has absolutely ruined my Google TV Remote functionality. It's become horrendously unreliable. Edit: I have provided this feedback. Thank you. I was having the issue on my pixel fold, and it continues on my pixel 8 pro. Hopefully this is fixed soon. Thanks! I've provided feedback in the app for weeks. The issue still occurs and had made the software remote worthless.
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Google LLC
October 15, 2023
Thanks for reporting, Greysen. Make sure you have the latest version of the app. If you are still facing issues, please submit this as feedback here: The Google TV app > Menu > Help & Feedback. Appreciate your efforts.
Beth Gaunt
October 23, 2023
This app is supposed to let you use your phone as a chromecast remote when the remote it comes with breaks (it will). It will not pair effectively unless you uninstall and then reinstall, and even then, it took a few tries to show the screen to enter the pairing code. The chromecast itself is okay, but everything you have to use to interact with it is defective in some way.
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What's new

Find where your favorite shows and movies are streaming
* Discover something new in just a few taps
* Add thumbs up or down to get personal recommendations based on what you like to watch
* See which streaming apps offer the show or movie you want to watch