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by Showtime Networks Inc.
It's Showtime
It's Showtime

Get Showtime, no cable subscription required

FREE in the App Store

Now you can get access to Showtime without a cable subscription. Access your favorite Showtime originals and movies.

It's Showtime. Showtime features many acclaimed series and films, including "The Affair," "Billions," and "Penny Dreadful." This Apple TV app lets you get access to all of their popular shows and movies. It does require a monthly subscription, though.

It's Showtime

What is it about?

With a Showtime app subscription, users gain access to the entire library of Showtime original series, including "Homeland," "Shameless," "Dexter," and much more. You also can watch whatever movies are in the programming block for the month, as well as interesting documentaries and hilarious comedy specials. If you're a sports fan, you can even get boxing matches too. The Showtime Apple TV app includes live streaming and on-demand capability, so you can choose which works for you. The subscription is $10.99 a month, but the first 30 days are free.

For those who...

  • You like the original programming on Showtime
  • You have been wanting access to Showtime but never wanted to pay for it with cable

Not for those who...

  • You don't care for Showtime
  • You think the subscription fee is still to high

Why we love it

Showtime has a lot of great programing, and now you can get access to all of it without having a cable subscription.

App Details

Last updated
November 14, 2017
Release date
July 7, 2015

SHOWTIME is FREE but there are more add-ons

  • $10.99


  • $10.99


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App Store Description

Start Streaming SHOWTIME(R) today. Try it FREE!* Simply download the SHOWTIME app to your favorite Apple® device and sign up. Get instant live and on-demand access to award-winning SHOWTIME Original Series, movies, sports, documentaries, and more – all commercial-free. Plus, you can now download full episodes and movies to your favorite mobile devices and watch them offline later. New titles are added regularly so there is always something great to watch.

Here’s how to get started:

1. Download the SHOWTIME app
2. Subscribe to SHOWTIME for just $10.99/month (after a free trial) via an in-app purchase using your Apple ID
3. Create your SHOWTIME account and start watching on your iPad®, iPhone®, iPod touch® and Apple TV® – plus use your account to watch on even more TV and mobile devices or on your computer at (visit the site to see our full list of supported devices)

What Can I Stream?

Never miss the latest episodes of critically acclaimed original series like Homeland, Billions, Twin Peaks, The Affair, Shameless and Ray Donovan

Entire seasons of all-time favorites like Dexter®, Weeds, Californication, The L Word and Queer as Folk

A library of star-studded movies like Hell or High Water, Bridge of Spies, The Edge of Seventeen, and The Hateful Eight

Groundbreaking Documentaries like Risk, The Putin Interviews, and Whitney: Can I Be Me

Heart-pounding sports programming like Showtime Championship Boxing®, ShoBox: The New Generation, and All Access: Mayweather McGregor

App features include:
• Watch Offline: Download full episodes and movies to your favorite mobile devices and watch them offline later
• AirPlay® & Chromecast™ Support: Take the viewing experience from your app to your TV with a tap
• Live TV: Watch what’s currently airing live on both SHOWTIME East and SHOWTIME West and easily switch between channels
• Resume Watching: Pick up where you left off on any supported device
• My List: Organize and view your favorite programs
• Add New Episodes: Automatically add new episodes of your favorite series to your My List as they premiere
• Closed captioning and viewer restrictions available

What is the difference between SHOWTIME and SHOWTIME ANYTIME®?
SHOWTIME ANYTIME is an app that allows you to watch Showtime on multiple devices using the username/password you received from your TV provider. If you already have a subscription to SHOWTIME through a traditional TV provider, you have access to SHOWTIME ANYTIME at no additional cost as part of your SHOWTIME subscription.

This SHOWTIME app is a stand-alone streaming service that enables anyone with a high-speed internet connection in the U.S. to sign-up for SHOWTIME.

*You will not be charged for the SHOWTIME streaming service during the free trial period. TO CANCEL YOUR SUBSCRIPTION AND AVOID BEING CHARGED, YOU MUST CANCEL BEFORE THE END OF THE FREE TRIAL PERIOD. To keep your subscription once your trial period is over, you will not have to do anything.

© 2017 Showtime Digital Inc. All rights reserved. SHOWTIME is accessible for viewing solely in the United States and its territories and possessions with a high-speed broadband connection. Minimum 3G connection is required for viewing on mobile devices. Free trial is available to new customers only.

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