How to Free Download Netflix Movies on Mac to Watch Later

Posted by Bertha Miller to HD Movie Download Tips, Top Movie List | Updated on December 6, 2018

Netflix is becoming the major place where people can catch up on the most popular movies and TV shows. A side-subject is often broached along with Netflix's increasing popularity: how to download Netflix movies on Mac (or PC) for offline viewing? The internet connection won't be available all the time.

It's pretty easy to download Netflix movies to iPad, iPhone or Android (if you don't know how, here is a guide at the end of the post), but not on computers. You can't download movies from Netflix for later playback on Mac according to Netflix official site. In this post, we will introduce you a movie downloader and also recorder. And also we will show you how to download movies from Netflix on Mac (also applicable to PC) via free recording and downloading with it, so that you can watch them later offline.

Freely Netflix Movie Download on Mac, No Limitations

Even using Netflix app on Android or iOS, you can't download the entire library. You can only download those allowed by Netflix and marked "Available for Download". But now it's changed. All the Netflix movies, TV shows, streams are at your fingertips. You can freely download any movies & TV shows from Netflix on Mac to watch later. All you need is a Mac Netflix movies downloader & recorder- MacX Video Converter Pro.

1. It will capture & record Netflix original movies & series with original video and audio quality.
2. It will free download Netflix movies on Mac from 1000+ sites like YouTube, Crackle, Crunchyroll, Dailymotion, moviefone, Youku etc. (if they are available)
3. It will convert the captured or downloaded Netflix movies & TV shows into mp4, mov, avi, hevc, 200 more formats and 420 more iOS, Android devices.
4. It will download 4K UHD Netflix movies, other HD, Bluray, SD, VR Netflix movies with superfast speed.

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How to Download Movies from Netflix on MacBook Pro, Air, Mini...

First, free download the Netflix movie downloader & recorder on Mac computers (macOS Mojave, High Sierra, Sierra, El Capitan and earlier is supported).
Mac download link:
(Windows download link:

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Way 1: Record Netflix movies

For the original Netflix movies, they're available on Netflix only. You can't download those movies from Netflix or other sites on Mac, so let's capture and record those original Netflix movies.

Step 1: Log into Netflix account and select the Netflix movies to download.
Step 2: Launch the Mac app and hit Screen Recorder.
Step 3: Adjust the HD recorder settings, like full screen, or capture region, coutdown, output folder, audio settings, framerate etc.
Step 4: Hit Record and start to download Netflix movies on Mac via recording. After the recording, you can also convert the downloaded Netflix movies to other formats or devices if you need.

Note: You can use this feature to capture streaming videos or movies from any other sites like Hulu, Amazon, DirecTV etc.

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Way 2: Download Netflix movies from other sites

Some Netflix movies are also available on other Netflix similar sites, like YouTube, Crunchyroll, IMDb, movieclips, moviefone,, or other sites. In other words, other than those original Netflix movies that you can capture and record only, you can FREE download those other Netflix movies from other sites.

Step 1: Hit the YouTube button. Copy and paste the URL of the Netflix movie to the box and click "analyze". Feel free to download any UHD or HD Netflix movies.
Step 2: Select the downloaded movie format, target device, resolution and settings from the popping up window.
Step 3: Click "Browse" to set a folder to save the downloaded Netflix movies on Mac.
Step 4: Hit "Download Now" to start any Netflix movie download on Mac for free. A few minutes later, you can watch Netflix movies later offline freely on Mac, or iPad, iPhond, Android.

List of Best Netflix Movies You can Download [January 2018]

After you get the way on how to download movies from Netflix on Mac for offline viewing, you may want to find your favorite titles. It's not easy to find the latest released ones. Below are the latest movies on Netflix that you can download right now in January 2018. The list will be updated regularly. Or you can check the best Netflix movies in 2018. If you like any of those new titles, find them and feel free use this movie downloader to capture or download those Netflix movies now.

Thor: Ragnarok

Released: November 3, 2017

Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy

IMDb ratings: 8.1/10

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Released: December 14, 2017

Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy

IMDb ratings: 7.5/10

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2

Released: April 19, 2017

Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

IMDb ratings: 7.8/10

Cars 3

Released: Jun 16, 2017

Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport

IMDb ratings: 6.9/10

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Released: May 26, 2017

Genre: Action, Fantasy

IMDb ratings: 6.7/10


Released: November 23, 2016

Genre: Animation, Adventure

IMDb ratings: 7.6/10

Gerald's Game

Released: September 29, 2017

Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller

IMDb ratings: 6.4/10

The Conjuring 2

Released: June 8, 2016

Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller

IMDb ratings: 7.4/10

How to Free Download Netflix Movies on iPad, iPhone, Android

After you get the Netflix movie download on Mac, you can transfer them to mobiles to watch later. However, for the latest mobiles, Netflix has made it possible to download Netflix movies & TV shows. To free download Netflix offline for iPad, tablets, phones are much easier than the way on how to download Netflix movies on MacBook because you will need to record or download from other sites. However, as previously stated, not all the movies are available for you to download. Anyway, below we share you the steps to free download Netflix on mobiles.

System requirements:
• An iPhone, iPad, or iPod running iOS 9.0 or later
• A phone or tablet running Android 4.4.2 or later
• A tablet or computer running Windows 10

1. Update or download Netflix app on iPad, iPhone or Android. Then open the app.
2. Then a window will come up asking you to find something to download. Enter into the page and find the TV shows or movies that you want to download.
3. Tap the download icon to free download a full movie on iPad, iPhone or Android devices.
4. The downloaded movies will be saved in the My Downloads page, where you can access and watch later.

Freely Download Netflix Movies on Mac Effortlessly

MacX Video Converter Pro can free download Netflix original movies & TV shows via recording, as well as free download movies from Netflix similar sites like YouTube, Dailymotion, Youku, FaceBook and 300 more websites. Original video and audio quality reserved. You can watch Netflix movies on Mac computers, iPhone iPad Android devices, 4K UHD TVs etc. without limits.

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