You still don't know the best free movies on YouTube 2022? With all the streaming content available that viewers can pay to watch, it's hard to find something good that's also free. Paid streaming apps are wonderful for those who can afford the additional cost of multiple apps and charges. That said, many streaming apps also increase their monthly prices as their content libraries grow and improve.

In short, there will always be movie buffs who want to watch great movies for free. Although it has a smaller selection than other premium streaming services, YouTube still has a considerable collection of ad-free movies in various genres. Here are some of the best free movies on YouTube to watch below.

Discover the best free movies on YouTube 2022
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Discover the best free movies on YouTube 2022

Want to watch classic movies again? Don't worry, the Great App offers a selection of free old movies to watch on YouTube, and also in the original version. Something to delight lovers of the seventh art. 

Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993)

With this classic 1993 remake directed by Mel Brooks, Cary Elwes went from a small supporting role to a famous movie star. Robin Hood: Men in Tights shows how humor can help or hinder a film. Although it parodies previous versions of Robin Hood and the original narrative, the film has actually achieved cult status. Even the consensus review on Rotten Tomatoes describes the film as "unruly, scatological, profoundly silly and often totally cringe-worthy", but also adds that it has an "everything goes wrong that has made it a cult favorite".

Salt (2010)

In this movie, Angelina Jolie plays Evelyn Salt, a woman suspected of being a Russian sleeper agent who goes on the run in an attempt to clear her reputation. The action parts of this movie were mainly done with live stunts, while the digital scenery was mainly created with computer-generated images, giving it a unique style. Salt received several award nominations and established itself as a respectable action thriller. Salt 2, a sequel, was in the works, but has since died.

The Iron Giant (1999)

The Iron Giant is based on The Iron Man by Ted Hughes, published in 1968. The movie, set in 1957 during the Cold War, is about a young child called Hogarth Hughes (voiced by Eli Marienthal), who meets and befriends an enormous alien robot (voiced by Vin Diesel). Hogarth works to thwart the efforts of the military and paranoid American federal agent Kent Mansley (voiced by Christopher McDonald), with the help of a beatnik artist called Dean McCoppin (Harry Connick Jr.). Despite being animated, The Iron Giant will leave you in an emotional turmoil while teaching you valuable lessons about love and perseverance.

The Silence of the Lambs 

It's simply one of the best films in the history of cinema, starring a monumental Anthony Hopkins and a talented Jodie Foster at the start of her career. This is an opportunity to relive this chilling thriller that tells the story of one of the most bloodthirsty criminals of modern times. 

Spatial Plan 9

One of the best/worst movies ever made, Plan 9 From Outer Space In Hollywood and in the science fiction community, the joke has been a joke, but for some reason, you can't take your eyes off the screen. The narrator of this 1959 cult classic tells frantic stories about aliens who plan to resurrect an army of undead warriors in an attempt to stop the human race from developing an all-powerful bomb.

Accompanied by flying saucers in the shape of paper plates and some of the cheesiest actors ever to grace the big screen, this incredible story about alien grave robbers is sure to give you plenty of involuntary laughs.

A Series of Misadventures (2004)

Jim Carrey, Emily Browning, Liam Aiken, Kara Hoffman and Shelby Hoffman star in this movie, based on the first three novels in the book series A Series of Unfortunate Events, by Lemony Snicket (pseudonym of author Daniel Handler).

The three Baudelaire children are taken to live with their distant uncle, Count Olaf, who is not the nicest guy in the world, after a fire on his estate leaves them orphaned. The Netflix original series, also titled A Series of Unfortunate Events, adapting the complete novel series, premiered in 2017 with an entirely new cast.

The Prince and I (2004)

Try watching The Prince & Me if you thought the cheesy romances of the 2000s were over. It embodies everything we cherish from that era and more. In this movie starring Luke Mably and Julia Stiles, a medical student from Wisconsin is seduced by a Danish prince who secretly poses as an ordinary student. 

What happens when she discovers the truth? Three direct-to-video sequels to the movie have been produced, with replacements for screenwriter, director and cast. For those looking for a bit of wish fulfillment and a classic fairytale happily ever after set in a more modern world, this is the movie for you.

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