Here this article will not only show you the step-by-step guide to download Hulu movies music for offline watching on mobile devices, but also introduce a simple method to download and watch Hulu movies offline on computer or even on any other devices!

Hulu is a famous go-to streaming service with more than 48.5 million subscribers in January, 2024. With a Hulu account, you can access a diverse library of movies, TV shows, and original content. There are many popular movies on Hulu, such as the ‘Drama’, ‘Call Me By Your Name’, ‘This Week’s Critic’s Pick’, ‘Master Gardener’ and more. While streaming Hulu movies online is convenient, there are times when you want to watch Hulu offline during travel or connecting to a poor network.

Fortunately, Hulu offers a feature that allows Premium subscribers to download movies and TV shows for offline viewing. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll explore how to download and watch Hulu movies offline on mobile devices and computer, or even on any portable device.

Way 1. Download and Watch Hulu Movies Offline on Mobile

For ad-free subscribers, they are allowed to download Hulu movies to watch offline. The download feature is available on supported devices, such as smartphone or tablet, you can easily download and watch your favorite movies on the Hulu app. Here’s how to do it:

Step 1. Go to App Store or Google Play Store, install the Hulu app on your iPhone or Android phone.

Step 2. Open the Hulu app, sign in with your Hulu (No Ads), or Hulu (No Ads) + Live TV account.

Step 3. Search for the movie you want to download in the Search bar.

Step 4. Open the movie and tap the “Download” icon.

Step 5. When the download is complete, tap “DOWNLOADS” at the bottom, you can watch the downloaded Hulu movie offline on your phone.

download hulu movie on mobile

Way 2. Download and Watch Hulu Movies Offline on PC/Mac

As we mention above, Hulu only allows to download video content on mobile app. It doesn’t offer a Hulu desktop app. Meanwhile, they also set download limitations on Hulu videos. On the other hand, the ability to watch Hulu movies offline is proprietary for ad-free users. So for Hulu With Ads users, is there any way to download Hulu movies for offline watching? Is it possible to download and watch Hulu movies on a big screen like Mac or PC? YES! The quickest solution is to use a Hulu video downloader.

TunesBank Hulu Video Downloader is such a simple but full-featured video downloading tool that is well designed for Hulu ad-supported and Hulu ad-free users. With the built-in web browser, it is able to pinpoint the Hulu movies and shows quickly with the URL or the name/keyword of the videos. To make Hulu videos playable on all your devices, it can save Hulu videos as MP4 or MKV files with high quality (up to 1080p).

Apart from this, the program lets you choose the audio tracks (including 5.1 surround audio) and subtitle in any language at will. To customize more settings, just click the “Advanced Settings” icon. The downloaded Hulu movies will be stored on local folder and you can transfer them to any other devices for offline watching.

Features of TunesBank Hulu Video Downloader:

  • Download any video from Hulu, Hulu Store, Hulu JP Store.
  • Download movies and shows with Hulu ad-supported plan.
  • Download Hulu videos to MP4 or MKV format.
  • Up to 50X super faster download speed.
  • Keep video metadata and original HD video quality.
  • Support multilingual subtitles and audio tracks.
  • Batch mode and built-in Hulu web player.
  • Save Hulu videos locally and move them freely.

Guide: How to Download Hulu Movie on Mac/PC to Watch Offline?

Step 1. Run TunesBank Hulu Video Downloader
Download and install the TunesBank Hulu Video Downloader on a Mac or PC. Here we take Mac version as an example. After installation, start the program and log into your Hulu ad-supported or ad-free account to access the video library.

sign in hulu account

Next, select country among:, or, then choose a profile to continue.

select hulu profile

Step 2. Search and Add Hulu Movies
Type the movie name or keyword in the search field to find it. Or copy & paste the movie URL on Hulu website to TunesBank program.

search hulu video

Step 3. Customize the Output Video Settings
Click “Gear” icon to open the settings window. In the settings window, you can choose video format (MP4, MKV), video quality (high, middle, low), video codec (H264, H265), audio language, subtitle language, subtitle type, output folder, language and more settings.

customize output settings

Step 4. Start Downloading Hulu Movie to Mac/PC
After customization, you can press on “Download” icon next to the movie to let the tool download the movie from Hulu web to your local folder. During the process, you can continue add more movies or shows for batch download.

start downloading hulu movie

Step 5. Watch Downloaded Hulu Movies Offline
When the download is finished, you can check the well downloaded Hulu movies under “History” section. Then click the “Blue Folder” icon to locate the output folder, and watch these Hulu movies using other players like iTunes, VLC, WMP, QuickTime, etc.

find downloaded hulu videos

Way 3. Watch Hulu Movies Offline on TVs/Game Consoles/Car

By downloading Hulu movies to MP4, you can easily move them to a USB disk and enjoy them offline on your smart/non-smart TV, game consoles, car or any device with a USB port. You can play these Hulu movies on your devices without the Hulu app.

Step 1. Inert a USB disk to the USB port of your computer.
Step 2. Copy and paste the MP4 Hulu movies to USB disk.
Step 3. When finished, eject the USB disk from computer.
Step 4. Plus the USB disk to the USB port of your TV, PSP, PS3, PS4, PS5, Xbox, or car, then start watching Hulu movies offline!


With the ability to download Hulu movies, Hulu ad-free subscribers can enjoy their favorite Hulu content offline on smartphone or tablet. However, the Hulu downloads have expiration date: 30 days or 48 hours. Whehter you want to download Hulu movies with ad-supported plan, keep Hulu movies forever, watch Hulu movies on more devices, you can’t miss TunesBank Hulu Video Downloader. It assists you to accomplish these tasks by downloading Hulu movies to MP4/MKV format. So you could enjoy Hulu videos on any device, anytime, anywhere!

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Anna Jolin has always had great enthusiasm for writing, programming and web development. He likes writing about software and technology, his works are featured on some tech blogs or forums like Tom's Hardware, CNET, etc.