“ Can you stream Netflix rented DVD movies to TV for large-screen DVD movie playback? I have rented several DVD discs from Netflix and they are wonderful. During the holiday, I would like to stream and play these Netflix DVD rentals on my TV but had no idea how to do this. Netflix seems to not support this. Please help.”

Renting DVD discs or movies from Netflix has been a wonderful choice in our daily leisure. Sometimes you may want to get a copy of Netflix DVD movie rentals so as to keep these DVD movie rentals as long as you like, or you want to watch these Netflix DVD movie rentals on other media players or devices such as your iOS devices, TV, tablets, etc. With a copy of your Netflix DVD movie rentals, you will not be limited by Netflix in keeping Netflix rented DVD movies. You could then freely playback and watch Netflix DVD movie rentals on any device or player as you like.

In the below content, we would like to talk about solutions on ripping and streaming Netflix DVD movie rentals onto TV with different DVDs to TV converter tools.

Part 1: Can HandBrake Rip Netflix Rented DVD Movies?

We have accepted quite a few inquires on ripping Netflix rented DVD movies for TV with the help of HandBrake. As a professional and open -source free video transcoder for Linux, Mac, and Windows, HandBrake could make videos for free from the videos you already have and makes new ones that work on your mobile phone, tablet, TV media player, game console, computer, or web browser. HandBrake could nearly turn any videos into MP4 video for totally free for your portable devices and media players. It could also allow you to select video titles you want to extract from DVD movies.

Let’s return to the question: Can HandBrake rip Netflix rented DVD movies? Well, for most cases, the answer is no, because nearly all DVD movie rentals are copy protected while HandBrake alone can’t break the DVD movie copy-protections. You have to install libdvdcss for HandBrake for decrypting encrypted DVD movies for ripping and converting.

The below steps would show you how to rip and convert Netflix rented DVD movies for TV with the help of HandBrake and libdvdcss.

  1. Download and install HandBrake and libdvdcss on your computer.
  2. Insert DVD disc into the disc drive.
  3. On HandBrake, click on the “Source” button to browse and load source Netflix rented DVD movies from folder or disc to HandBrake.
  4. After loading source DVD movies, you could then select titles, subtitles, audio tracks for output.
  5. Choose desired output directory to save output MP4 videos in the “Destination” box.
  6. Specify output video and audio parameters in the “Output Settings” box.
  7. Click the “Start” button to extract video clips from DVD within HandBrake.

When the extraction completes, you will get video files in MP4 format from your source Netflix rented DVD movies. Then, you could freely stream the converted Netflix DVD movie rentals to your TV for unlimited playback.

Part 2: Best Netflix Rented DVD Movies to TV Converter – Leawo DVD Ripper

Since HandBrake needs libdvdcss to decrypt encrypted DVD movies, you need a professional DVD ripper tool that could bypass the disc protection and remove the region restrictions upon Netflix DVD rental movies. It is highly recommended you use Leawo DVD Ripper to rip and convert Netflix rented DVD movies for streaming to your TV. DVD movies and extract video clips off DVD. It could help you decrypt, rip and convert DVD movies from disc, folder and even ISO image files to video files in 200+ file formats like DVD to MP4, DVD to MKV, DVD to WMV, DVD to MP3, etc. for various uses. You could use

Firstly, download and install Leawo DVD Ripper on your computer. And get source DVD movies ready.

Note: Leawo DVD Ripper is a module built in Leawo Prof. Media.

Step 1: Load source DVD movie
On Leawo Prof. Media, open the “Convert” module. Then, click “Add Blu-ray/DVD” button to browse and add source Netflix rented DVD movies from either disc drive or computer hard drive.

Note: Here you will be provided with 3 different content loading modes: Full Movie, Main Movie and Custom Mode. Through Full Movie mode, you could load all content in source ISO file for converting, while Main Movie mode enables you to select one title for loading and converting. In Custom Mode, you will be able to select multiple titles for loading and converting. Since you need to rip DVD clips, choose “Custom Mode” and then choose as many titles as you like for converting.  
Step 2: Choose output format
Click the drop-down box (named “MP4 Video” by default) right before the big green “Convert” button on the sub-menu bar, and choose “Change” to choose “MP4 Video” or other video formats as output format from the “Format > Common Video” group according to your needs.

Step 3: Adjust detailed settings
Click the “Edit” button on the drop-down panel after setting output format to adjust video and audio parameters of output format, including: video codec, quality, bit rate, frame rate, aspect ratio, channel, audio codec, resolution, etc.

Step 4: Edit DVD movies (optional)
On each loaded DVD movie title, right click and then choose “Edit” option to enter the editing panel, where you could cut/trim a clip from DVD, add image or text watermark, apply 3D effect, adjust video effect, etc.

Step 5: Set output directory
Now, click the big green “Convert” button on the sub-menu bar and then set output directory in the “Save to” box.

Step 6: Start to convert
After that, click the bottom “Convert” button on the pop-up sidebar to start converting Netflix DVD rental movies to video files compatible with your TV. You could then view the entire converting process.

It won’t take you long to get your Netflix DVD rentals ripped and converted for unlimited playback on your TV.

Part 3: Another Way to Backup Netflix Rented DVD Movies – Leawo DVD Copy

What if you want to back up your Netflix DVD discs without changing the DVD structure? Or you need to copy and back up Netflix rented DVD movies to blank DVD disc, what should you do? Try Leawo DVD Copy, an expert DVD backup and duplicate software tool that enables you to decrypt, rip and copy DVD movies from disc, folder and ISO image files to computer or blank DVD disc with high quality. You could copy Netflix DVD movies to blank DVD disceasily, with disc protections and region restrictions totally removed.

The following steps would show you how to copy Netflix rented DVD movies with Leawo DVD Copy. Firstly, you need to download and install Leawo DVD Copy on your computer.

Note: Leawo DVD Copy is a module of Leawo Prof. Media. If you have already installed Leawo Prof. Media, skip the download and installation process.

Step 1: Add Netflix DVD movie

Launch Leawo Prof. Media and then open the “Copy” module. Then, click the “Add Blu-ray/DVD” button to choose to add Netflix DVD disc, folder or ISO image file.
Note: Similar to Leawo DVD Ripper, Leawo DVD Copy also offers 3 different copy modes for loading source Netflix DVD movies. Just choose the one upon your needs.
Step 2: Select subtitles and audio tracks

After loading source DVD movies, choose subtitles and audio tracks. Choose output disc type at the bottom left corner according to your needs.
Step 3: Copy settings

Then, click the green “Copy” button. On the pop-up sidebar, make more backup settings including Copy to, Disc Label and Save to options. “Copy to” button allows multiple choices. Note: 1. If you have only one DVD disc drive and would like to copy Netflix DVD disc to another disc, choose to firstly copy DVD disc to ISOor folder. Then, eject source Netflix DVD disc, insert a blank writable DVD disc, and then use Leawo DVD Copy to copy generated DVD ISO image file or folder to the blank disc.
2. If you have 2 different DVD recorder drives, just insert blank writable DVD disc into the other DVD recorder drive and then select it as target under the “Copy to” option.
Step 4: Start copying Netflix DVD movie

Finally, click the bottom “Copy” button to start to copy and back up Netflix DVD movies. It won’t take you long to get your Netflix DVD movies copied and backed up. You will get a copy of your Netflix DVD movies without changing DVD structure and copy protection.

Part 4: Conclusion

The below table summarizes the features of the above mentioned 3 tools. Just check them below to learn more about them.

 

HandBrake

Leawo DVD Ripper

Leawo DVD Copy

Convert DVD to video

Yes. MP4 and MKV output

Yes. 200+ video file formats output

No

Convert DVD to audio

No

Yes. MP3, AAC, FLAC, and others

No

Copy DVD to computer or blank disc

No

No

Yes

Bypass DVD disc protection

No

Yes

Yes

Remove disc region restriction

No

Yes

Yes

Edit DVD movies

No

Yes. Trim, crop, add 3D effect, add watermark, adjust effect, rotate, etc.

No

Play back DVD movies

No

Yes

Yes

Select subtitles and audio tracks

No

Yes

Yes

Merge DVD files into one

No

Yes

No

Though these 3 DVD tools can help you rip and back up Netflix rented DVD movies, they are different in a lot of ways. HandBrake and Leawo DVD Ripper are DVD to video converter tools that could turn DVD movies into video files, while the differences lie in the disc decryption capability and support of output file formats, and other features. Leawo DVD Copy, on the contrast, only helps you copy and backs up DVD movies to computer or blank disc, without changing the DVD structure.