How to Download Movies from NetNaija

How to Download Movies from NetNaija

NetNaija is an online repository for latest movies, music, entertainment gossips, breaking news, and more. The website was founded in March, 2009 by Okunlola Adekunle. The platform started out as proudlyboiz.com; it was only later it changed to NetNaija.

NetNaija over the recent years has proven to be one of the best sites in Nigeria to download latest movies; Nollywood, Hollywood, or Bollywood – whatsoever the industry, genre, or label – you’d almost always find the movie you’re searching for on the platform.

To help movies lovers that want to know how to download movies from their favourite NetNaija, here is an article that explains that in its totality. Gently follow through and miss no step.

How to Find and Download a Movie on NetNaija

Firstly, we’ll start out with explaining how to find and download a movie on NetNaija. This is useful if you already have a movie you’d like to download in mind.

It’s surprisingly easy to find and download a movie from NetNaija; simply follow through the below procedure to do so:

  • Open NetNaija in your web browser.
  • At the top of the page, tap on the small search icon to the right of the screen.
  • A text field should pop up; put in your query – the movie’s title.
  • On the results page, scan through to see if the movie’s available on the site. If it is, click on it.
  • On the new page showing the movie, scroll down and click on the Download
    • If you instead see a message recommending you watch the movie with the latest version of VLC Player, tap on “I Understand, Show Download Button”. Click on the Download button afterwards.
    • If there’s a subtitle file for the movie, you’ll see another button that says ‘Download Subtitle’. Click on the button to save the file.
  • Finally, on the next screen, scroll down and click on the Download or Download Now
  • Your download should begin almost immediately.

Downloading from the General ‘Movies’ Folder

The Movies folder is the major repository of movies on NetNaija. The folder holds all the movies on the site – the latest movies, Nollywood, Hollywood, Yoruba Nollywood, Bollywood, and all.

If you really don’t have a movie in mind, this folder will put up your screen loads of movies you can download and watch offline.

Follow the below steps to access and download movies from the folder:

  • Open https://www.thenetnaija.com/videos/movies on your web browser.
  • Decide on which movie you’d like to watch and click on it.
    • If you can’t find one of interest on a page, use the pagination down the page to load more movies.
  • On the new page showing the movie you selected, scroll down and click on the green Download
    • If you rather see a box recommending you watch the movie with the latest version of VLC Media Player, tap on “I Understand, Show Download Button” and then click on the Download
    • If there exists a subtitle file for the movie, you’ll see another button that says ‘Download Subtitle’. Click on the button to download the file.
  • On the next and final screen, search for the button that says Download or Download Now and click on it. Your download should begin now.

Downloading Nollywood Movies from NetNaija

Nollywood is Nigeria’s very own movie industry. All movies made by filmmakers in the country fall under this industry.

The Nollywood Movies category on NetNaija contains local movies of all types – English-based, Yoruba, Igbo, and Hausa.

Follow the below procedure to download Nollywood movies on NetNaija:

  • Open https://www.thenetnaija.com/videos/nollywood in any web browser.
  • Click on a movie you’d like to download.
  • On the next screen, click on the green Download
    • If you instead see a box recommending you watch the movie with the latest version of VLC Media Player, click on “I Understand, Show Download Button” and then click on the Download
    • If there exists a subtitle file for the movie, you’ll see yet another green button that says ‘Download Subtitle’. Click on the link to download the file.
  • Finally, on the download page, find and click on the Download or Download Now
  • Your download should begin afterwards.

Downloading Yoruba Movies from NetNaija

Yoruba movies, which are still under Nollywood, are movies produced by native Yoruba filmmakers. These movies are widely watched across the country and even beyond.

To satisfy lovers of Yoruba movies, NetNaija provides a whole category for its users to download from.

Follow the below procedure to download Yoruba movies from NetNaija:

  • Open https://www.thenetnaija.com/videos/yoruba in your web browser.
  • Search through the page for a movie of your choice and click on it.
  • On the page showing the movie you selected, scroll down and click on Download.
    • If there’s a box recommending you watch the movie using the latest version of VLC Player, click on “I Understand, Show Download Button” and then click on the Download
  • On the next screen, move down the page and click on the Download or Download Now
  • Your download should start afterwards.

Read also: 4 Top Sites to Download Yoruba Movies and How to Use Them

Downloading Indian Movies from NetNaija

If you’re one of those people that really love watching Indian movies, NetNaija has got you covered too. The platform has loads of Indian movies you can download; all you need do is get on the site and get yourself an amazing one to watch.

Steps to download Indian movies from NetNaija:

  • Open https://www.thenetnaija.com/videos/tag/Indian-Movies in your web browser.
  • Click on a movie you’d like to download from the tiles of movies.
  • On the next page showing the movie you clicked on, click on the Download
    • If you can’t find the download button but see a box recommending you watch the movie with the latest version of VLC Media Player, click on “I Understand, Show Download Button” and then click on the Download
    • If there exists a subtitle file for the movie, there’ll be yet another green Download Subtitle button under the Download button. Click on the button to download the file.
  • On the download page, scroll down the screen and click on the Download or Download Now

Downloading Hollywood/Action Movies from NetNaija

Hollywood makes the best movies, don’t they? You’d most likely not argue that.

Although NetNaija does not really have a category for Hollywood movies, its Action Movies page majorly houses Hollywood movies.

To download the bests of Hollywood movies from NetNaija, simply follow the below procedure:

  • Open https://www.thenetnaija.com/videos/tag/Action in your web browser.
  • From the array of movies displayed on the loaded page, click on a desired movie.
  • On the new page, scroll down and click on the green Download
    • If you rather see a message recommending you watch the movie with the latest version of VLC Media Player, click on “I Understand, Show Download Button” and then click on the Download
    • If there exists a subtitle file for the movie, you’ll see a button that says ‘Download Subtitle’ under the ‘Download’ button. Click on the button to save the file.
  • Finally, on the new screen, click on the Download or Download Now
  • The movie should start downloading to your device or pc.

And finally, we’ve gotten to the end of all the steps and procedures.

Did you get to download a thrilling movie? Also, is there a movie you’d like to recommend to others to watch? Share your say in the comments section, let’s see!

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