There are free movies on Netflix

Watch Netflix for free with this trick

Denise Bergert, Simon Lohmann

Did you know that you can watch series and films on Netflix for free without having to register or register? We'll tell you how to do it.

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There are actually supposed to be a few people out there who have never had their own Netflix account. The most obvious reason for this is that someone else is paying for the account. Anyone who has come through as a Netflix scrounger was lucky: Netflix recently announced that it would take stronger action against so-called password sharing. Here we reveal what that means for you.

Watch Netflix series for free: Here's how

You may also be one of those newbies to Netflix. To familiarize yourself with the streaming service, Netflix offers a very special program: Watching Netflix series, some of them for free, is also legal - but very few people should be aware of it, as Netflix does not advertise this option very well.

As part of a promotional campaign, Netflix is ​​making some popular films and series episodes available for free. According to the streaming service, the content can be viewed via the web browser on the PC and via the mobile browser on Android devices. According to Netflix, browsers under Apple's mobile operating system iOS are not supported.

In Germany, the promotion offer consists mainly of series, the first episode of which is offered free of charge. You can get a taste of the following series and films at the link

  • Stranger Things (science fiction series)

  • Elite (teen series)

  • The Boss Baby: Back in Business (animation film)

  • When They See Us (drama series)

  • Love Is Blind (Reality TV Series)

  • Our planet (documentation)

  • Grace and Frankie (sitcom)

If you feel like more after the first episode, you have to take out a Netflix subscription to be able to watch the other episodes of a season. If you already have a Netflix subscription (or are about to sign up for a new one), you may also be interested in how you can watch Netflix offline on your iPhone, iPad and Mac. We explain how to do this in our guide.