On Google Play Movies, you can rent or buy the newest movies and TV series to watch on your Roku TV. Google Play Movies is an entertainment hub with everything you need in one place. 70,000+ movies and TV shows are available to view depending on subjects and genres. The shop option allows you to rent or buy the most recent movies and TV episodes. Let’s explore and see how can we watch Google Play Movies on Roku.
Furthermore, the purchased item will be saved in your library and can be seen on any device at any time. Movies and series purchased with Google Play Movies on Android or iPhone can be viewed on other devices such as Firestick, Roku, Google TV, or devices with browser capability.
Note:– In the US, Google Play Movies & TV app is available as a Google TV app.
How to Watch Google Play Movies on Roku
For Roku devices, Google Play Movies was formerly accessible as a standalone app. Google Play Movies & TV will be unavailable in Roku, Samsung, LG, and Vizio Smart TVs starting July 15, 2021. There is, however, a way to watch the movies and TV series that you bought.
YouTube will be able to stream the content you purchased on Google Play Movies on any device (under the My Library section).
 Turn on your Roku device to the TV and connect it with the internet connection.
Note:– If you have already installed YouTube on Roku, skip the following steps and move to the next step.
 Press the home button on your Roku remote.
 Select the Streaming Channels option followed by Search Channel.
 Type YouTube in the search box using the on-screen keyboard.
 Choose the YouTube app and click Add channel to add the app on your Roku device.
 Once you have added the channel, launch it and configure the appropriate Google Account, which you have used to purchase movies and shows on Google Play.
 On the home screen of the YouTube app, select Your Movies & Show, and all the purchase content will be available for streaming.
Screen Mirroring Google Play Movies on Roku
You can watch Google Play Movies on Roku without installing the YouTube app by screen mirroring Android and Windows on Roku.
 Connect your Roku device and Android smartphone to the same Wi-Fi connection.
 Enable Screen Mirroring on your Roku device (Settings > System > Screen Mirroring > select Always Allow).
 On your Android device, open Settings.
 Click the Connection and sharing option under the settings menu.
 On the next screen, click the Cast option and enable permission.
 Select your Roku device from the available list.
 Now, choose the video from the Google Play Movies app, and it will start to cast on your TV screen.
 Ensure that screen mirroring mode is set to Always Allow.
 Open a browser and visit the YouTube site.
 Login with the correct Google account. On the left-hand menu pane, click the Movies section.
 Press Window + P keys on the keyboard.
 The Project tab will appear. Choose Connect to a wireless display option.
 The available device will get listed. Choose your Roku device.
 Now, you can PC screen on the TV. Select your movie and watch it on the TV screen.
Closing Remarks: Watch Google Play Movies on Roku
Here are a couple of options for watching Google Play Movies on your Roku device. All Roku devices will work with the methods listed above. Google Play Movies is the best and must-have app for movie buffs. Unlike other streaming services, it is not very expensive.