Sony Crackle Activate – Watch Free Movies Online

Crackle, one of the long standing free video content providers online provided by Sony Entertainment, can be accessed via your mobile devices, gaming consoles, computers, and directly from their homepage.  

Users can watch the hand-picked movies and TV shows the site offers anytime, you just need to register for an online account or activate your mobile device for use.

Sony Crackle Activate Mobile Device Instructions

These instructions are for the option specifically for mobile devices:

  • Go to the app store from your device – Apple app store or Google play
  • Search for Crackle
  • Install the app
  • Open the app
  • You should see a prompt that pops up with an activation code
  • From your PC or mobile device visit the website –
  • Enter the activation code shown from your TV screen
  • Click the orange ACTIVATE button

Sign Up To Watch Crackle Online

Users that want to watch movies and TV shows from the Sony Crackle website can simply visit the site and sign up for an account.  Here’s steps to do that:

  • Visit or
  • Click the Sign In link at the top of the page

*If you’re interested in signing up via your Facebook page click “Sign in with Facebook”

*If you’re interested in signing up via your email address Under “New to Sony Crackle?” click the orange “Sign up for free button”

Enter the following details:

  • First name
  • Last name
  • Email 
  • Password
  • Birthdate
  • Gender
  • Click the orange Create Account button

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After finishing the registration process you will be able to sign in by clicking the Sign In link from the homepage and entering in your email address and password then click the orange SIGN IN button.

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Crackle Features

Crackle offers their users full length movies and TV shows from a wide variety.  All of the movies are free and only require you to have internet service along with a mobile device or computer to stream from.  

The only issue someone may have with the website is the video content is older.  You won’t find new movies or TV shows like you would find with Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, etc.  But if you like older content then there’s an extensive list of shows you can view.

Sony Crackle Categories

  • Spotlight Channel
  • Highlights popular TV shows/movies that are available right now
  • Action Channel
  • Comedy Channel
  • New this month on Crackle
  • Drama channel
  • Totally 90’s channel
  • Fandom channel
  • Top Movies on Crackle
  • TV On Crackle
  • Movie Franchises Channel
  • Crackle Originals Channel
  • Icon Channel
  • Thriller Channel
  • Class of SNL Channel
  • Rom Coms Channel
  • From Book to Screen Channel
  • Creature Features Channel
  • Funimation Channel
  • Sports Channel
  • War Movies Channel
  • Crime TV Channel
  • Coming of Age Channel
  • Gateway Anime Channel
  • Quick Hits Channel
  • Recommended

If you’re interested in finding all of the content from your favorite actor/actress or if you’re looking for a particular movie consider using the Search feature at the top of the page.  You can search by titles, people, or genre.

The Sony Crackle website is so simple to use you only need to click on a movie and it will begin playing.


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