If you haven’t heard of Google’s YouTube Movies & Shows, you’re not alone — but you’re missing out on a surprisingly convenient and free alternative to Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, and other subscription-based streaming services. The ad-supported library of movies is updated frequently and offers an impressive list of noteworthy films, from critical darlings to cult classics.
Of course, not everything in the collection is worth watching. That’s why we’ve searched through the films available in YouTube’s free streaming library to put together a list of the best full-length movies available right now. If you want to broaden your search, we also have lists of the best movies on Netflix, the best movies streaming on Amazon, and plenty of guides for Hulu, Disney+, and HBO Max.
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