Is Pretty Woman on Netflix? Where to Watch the Movie

Pretty Woman is a classic 1990s rom-com movie featuring Julia Robers and Richard Gere. To date, it’s one of the most-watched movies with a cult following.

The romantic blockbuster was a huge success in the 90s making $460 million worldwide, making it one of the highest-grossing films of the time. After more than 30 years of its release, Pretty Woman still remains one of the best classic movies of its genre. So, where can you watch it online?

Is Pretty Woman on Netflix?

Unfortunately, Pretty Woman is not available to watch on Netflix. Due to streaming rights, it’s not available on the platform in any country.

Currently, Pretty Woman can only be watched online on one streaming service – Disney+. The movie is exclusive to Disney+, but only in a few regions like the UK. It’s not available on the US Disney+ library which is quite a bummer.

Luckily, you can still watch the movie from anywhere using a VPN. Here’s everything you need to know about how to watch Pretty Woman using a VPN regardless of your location.

How to watch Pretty Woman on Disney+ from anywhere

Follow these steps to watch Pretty Woman from anywhere on Disney+ with a VPN:

  1. Choose a VPN and subscribe to it. I highly recommend Surfshark as it is the cheapest VPN with a 30-day money-back guarantee. 
  2. Download the VPN application on your device that you want to stream on.
  3. Log in to your account.
  4. Connect to a UK server.
  5. Go to the Disney+ website and enjoy watching the movie.

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Steps to watch Pretty Woman on Disney Plus from any country

Pretty Woman is only available to stream on Disney+, but only in a few countries. If you are new to VPNs, here is an in-depth guide on how to set up the VPN on your device and unblock the movie from anywhere.

1. Subscribe to a VPN

The first thing you need to do is subscribe to a VPN service. I personally use and recommend Surfshark as it’s highly affordable, and has fast-speed servers in 65 countries, including the UK where the movie is streaming. 

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2. Download the VPN on your device

Download and install the VPN app on your device. Surfshark has apps for all platforms, and it allows unlimited simultaneous connections, so you can share one account with your friends and family.

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3. Connect to a UK server 

Once the VPN app is successfully installed, log in to your account and connect to a server in the UK. Surfshark has servers in four UK cities.

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4. Enjoy streaming 

Now visit Disney Plus and search for the movie, and enjoy streaming. You will be able to unblock UK Disney Plus where Pretty Woman is available to stream.

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Why do you need a VPN to watch Pretty Woman on Disney+ from anywhere

Currently, Pretty Woman is not on Netflix in any country. The movie is exclusively available to watch on Disney Plus. Like Netflix, Disney+ is also geo-restricted, so you need a VPN to watch the movie.

At the time of writing, Pretty Woman was missing from Disney+ libraries in the US, and Australia. I could only find the movie on UK Disney Plus.

Even when I searched for the movie on US Disney+, it gave me an error message that said:

“The requested media is not available. Please try again…”

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To unblock and watch the movie, all you need is a VPN. A virtual private network changes your IP address to your desired location, allowing you to bypass geo-blocks.

When you connect to a UK server, you get a UK IP address and it tricks Disney+ of your location. Disney gives you access to the UK library where Pretty Woman is available to watch.

What other movies you can watch with a VPN?

With a VPN, you can bypass geo-blocks on various streaming services and watch your favorite content online such as:

How to Subscribe to Disney Plus from Anywhere?

To watch Pretty Woman on Disney Plus, you need to have an account. If you don’t have a Disney Plus subscription, follow these steps to sign up for Disney Plus from anywhere.

  1. Subscribe to Surfshark and download it on your app.
  2. Connect to a UK server from the list.
  3. Visit the Disney Plus website and select a plan. There’s a monthly plan and an annual plan.
  4. Add a payment method, and finish the sign-up process.
  5. Log in to your Disney+ account and enjoy streaming.

What is Pretty Woman about

Edward is a successful corporate raider in New York who buys and sells struggling companies for profit. Edward goes on a lot of trips, so his girlfriend breaks up with him for not giving her time.

Edward hires Vivian Ward to play his girlfriend for a week and attend business events with him for $3,000 with new clothes and jewelry. The two of them get close, and when Edwards’s attorney suspects Vivian to be a spy, Edward reveals her true identity and how he met her.

How long will they be able to pull the fake relationship on, or will there be real sparks?

Pretty Woman Cast

  • Julia Robers as Vivian Ward
  • Richard Gere as Edward Lewis
  • Jason Alexander as Phillip Stuckey
  • Ralph Bellamy as James Morse
  • Hector Elizondo as Barnard Thompson
  • Alex Hyde-White as David Morse
  • Laura San Giacomo as Kit De Luca
  • James Patrick Stuart as Bellhop
  • Hank Azaria as a detective

What to do if Disney+ is not working with a VPN? 

You are using a VPN but still cannot access the movie on Disney+? Don’t worry as there are a couple of things you can try to fix the issue like:

  • Switch to a different VPN server to get a fresh IP address, in case your old IP was blacklisted by Disney+.
  • If you are streaming on your browser, clear cookies and cache from Settings because they store information about your location.
  • Make sure the VPN is not leaking your true IP address because it could be why Disney Plus can see your location and has blocked access.
  • Contact VPN customer support and ask them for a server that is working with Disney+.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Pretty Woman on any Netflix?

No, Pretty Woman is not available on Netflix in any country. The rom-com is exclusive to Disney+ for streaming online.

Is Pretty Woman on Netflix or Hulu?

Pretty Woman is not available to watch on Netflix or Hulu. Right now, you will only find the movie for streaming on Disney Plus.

Is Pretty Woman a Disney movie?

Yes, surprisingly Pretty Woman is a Disney movie. That is the reason why its exclusively available to watch on Disney+.

Conclusion

The bottom line is that Pretty Woman is available to watch on Disney Plus and not Netflix. On Disney+ too, you can only watch the movie in a few countries like the US.

If you cannot seem to find the movie in your library, connect to a VPN, change your IP address and stream the movie from anywhere regardless of your location. Enjoy!

Jack Foster is a tech geek and a binge-watcher with a major interest in streaming. He loves to blog about the latest movies, TV series, all events, and happenings in the steaming and entertainment industry.

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