At weekend, I usually enjoy watching movies on iPad with my mouth full of snacks I like and lying in the sofa. iPad is really a wonderful device to watch movies for its big screen and fast performance. The prerequisite that you can enjoy wonderful films is that you have a good film app. Today, I would like to introduce 5 top film apps for you. Plus, you will be interested in how to transfer old iPad to new iPad. You will be fruitful after reading through this article.

Part 1: Top 5 Best Film Apps for iPad

1. Crackle


Crackle can be crowned as one of top 5 best film apps for iPad. It is totally free and offers a wide range of film resources for you. Enjoying a user-friendly interface, it allows you to watch feature-length movies, TV shows and animations. This film app for iPad also enables you to search through database to find films you want to watch.

2. Hulu Plus

Hulu Plus

Hulu Plus is a perfect film app for iPad. It contains old and new shoes, movies and children’s programming. You can also take advantage of Hulu Plus to stream movies and shows. The interface of Hulu Plus is quite simple and it includes three columns: featured, recently added and most popular. Anyway, it is one of best film apps for iPad.

3. Snagfilm


With a variety of movies and shows, Snagfilm is featured by a charming and slick interface. Besides, it has award-winning documentaries on show and covers over 8000 movies and documentaries for free. You can log into the app by Facebook, Google, Twitter, email account.

4. Netflix


Netflix can be said as one of the most popular film apps for iPad and is famous for its vast resources of movies and TV shows. It allows you to manage movies and TV show queues so that you can continue to watch them whenever you want. It is free to download but costs $7.99 to subscribe it.

5. Movies by Flixster

Movies by Flixster

Movies by Flixster is unique in allowing you to create “must-see-list” of ready-to-release movies. It enjoys features like watching full length trailer, catching movie showtime and reading reviews. Since it was updated on May 21, 2014, AirPlay now can access it to stream movies from iPad to Apple TVs. All in all, Movies by Flixster is one of wonderful film apps for iPad.

Part 2: How to Transfer Film Apps from Old iPad to New iPad via iTunes

We learnt so many wonderful film apps for iPad. Some of you might already have them on your iPad. What if you have a new iPad and want to transfer apps from iPad to iPad? To transfer old iPad to new iPad, why not try iTunes? No matter when, iTunes is the first solution coming to my mind when it comes to iOS file transferring. Now check the following steps to learn how to transfer apps from iPad to iPad.

1. Plug iPad to computer via USB cable and open the latest iTunes on your computer. The computer will automatically recognize iPad, showing an iPad icon in the top left corner.

2. Click on iPad icon and go to “Summary” in the left sidebar. Choose “Back Up Now” under “Backups”. After that, iPad information will be synced to iTunes.

Choose Back Up Now

3. Now disconnect old iPad and connect new iPad to computer. You will see an iPad icon at upper left corner. Click on the icon and go to “Summary > Restore Backup”. Choose the latest backup and it will back up iPad information including apps you want to iPad. Therefore, you transfer data from old iPad to new iPad.

Restore Backup

Part 3: How to Transfer from Old iPad to New ipad via iTransfer

Featuring a straightforward and user-friendly interface, Leawo iTransfer supports to transfer 11 different types of contents including apps, contacts, music, TV shows, movies, SMS and other types of files between different Apple devices like iPad, iPod and iPhone, iTunes and PCs. Leawo iTransfer enables users to manage files directly on the software like deleting unwanted songs or contacts, renaming playlists and backing up them to your computers or iTunes. If you are looking for an app transferring tool, Leawo iTransfer will do you a favor. Learn from the following steps to see how to transfer old iPad to new iPad Air 2.


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1. Transfer apps from old iPad to Computer

Step 1 Connect old iPad to computer

Connect old iPad to computer

To transfer apps from iPad to iPad with iTransfer, you need to transfer app from iPad to computer first. Launch Leawo iTransfer and connect old iPhone to computer with USB cable. The software can automatically detect iPad. In the left sidebar, you can see the library of iPad. You can see that there are 12 kinds of files could be transferred between iOS devices like moving notes between iPads.

Step 2 Select apps to transfer

Select apps to transfer

Go to “iPhone > LIBRARY > App” and you can see the app list on your old iPad. Hold “Ctrl” to select apps to transfer and right click them to choose “Transfer to > My Computer”.

Step 3 Transfer apps from iPad to computer

Transfer apps from iPad to computer

Choose a destination folder on computer in the pop-up dialogue and then tap on “Transfer Now” to transfer apps from iPad to computer

2. Transfer data from iPad to iPad

Step 1 Plug new iPad to computer

Plug new iPad to computer

Now disconnect old iPad but connect new iPad to computer via USB cable. New iPad library will be listed in the left sidebar.

Step 2 Upload apps to your new iPad

Upload apps to your new iPad

Navigate to “iPhone > LIBRARY > App” and right click anywhere in the right interface to choose “Add > Add File or Add Folder” to upload apps you just transfer from old iPad to new iPad. It will immediately transfer files from iPad to iPad.

Okay. Now you make apps transfer iPad to new iPad. Maybe someone has other files needed to transfer and you don’t know how to transfer data from one iPad to another, you can also resort to Leawo iTransfer.