Is Alita: Battle Angel on Disney Plus? How to Watch From Anywhere

Alita Battle Angel Disney Plus movie is a live cyberpunk action movie based on the Japanese manga series Battle Angel Alita. It is produced by James Cameron (Avatar) and directed by Robert Rodriguez (SIN CITY).

Alita: Battle Angel is not on many streaming platforms as you won’t find it on Netflix HBO Max, and other services. You can rent the movie on Amazon Prime Video.

What you probably don’t know is that Alita: Battle Angel is available on Disney Plus Hotstar. However, Disney+ Hotstar is currently only available in India. It is not available in countries like the US, Australia, or other countries.

But there is an easy technique to watch Alita: Battle Angel on Disney+ Hotstar from anywhere with a VPN app. A VPN allows you to unblock Disney+ Hotstar from anywhere and watch the movie online.

How to Watch Alita: Battle Angel on Disney Plus Hotstar From Anywhere [Quick Guide]

Follow these steps to Watch Alita Battle Angel on Disney+ Hotstar from anywhere:

  1. Choose a VPN and subscribe to it. I highly recommend ExpressVPN (30-day money-back guarantee).
  2. Download the VPN application on your device.
  3. Log in and connect to a server located in India.
  4. Go to Disney Hotstar and sign in.
  5. Enjoy watching Alita Battle Angel on Disney Hotstar with your family from anywhere.


Is Alita: Battle Angel on any streaming service?

Alita Battle Angel, a sci-fi action movie starring Christopher Waltz, Rosa Salazar, and Keean Johnson is available to stream now. Watch it on Hulu, Vudu, Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV, or Spectrum TV. You can also watch it on Disney+ Hostar which is the most affordable option.

However, to watch the movie on Disney+ Hotstar you would need a VPN app because the video streaming platform is not available anywhere outside India. It was available in the US before but was pulled out from the country not long ago.

Why do you need a VPN to watch Alita: Battle Angel on Disney Hotstar from anywhere 

Like Disney+, Indian Hotstar is only available in India as the streaming service stopped offering its content within the US in 2021. Therefore, to watch Alita: Battle Angel on Disney Hotstar, you will be needing a virtual private network.

If you are trying to access content on Disney Hotstar from outside India, you will be getting an error.

 Hotstar gives an error message if you access it from the US.

A VPN hides your IP address, replacing it with an IP address of a different region, tricking the website into thinking you are residing somewhere else.

For example, to watch a movie on Hotstar, you can connect to a server in India and request an Indian IP address. This way you can access its content from anywhere in the world.

With a VPN, you can also watch other geo-restricted movies such as The Greatest Showman, Maleficient, and Godzilla vs Kong on Netflix.

How to subscribe to Disney+ Hotstar in the US

If you have a VPN, you can easily subscribe to Disney+ Hotstar from the US. Follow these steps to sign up for Hotstar in the US:

  • Sign up for a VPN like ExpressVPN which offers a 30-days money-back guarantee.
  • Connect to a server in India.
  • Visit the Hotstar website and choose a plan.


  • Sign up with your email, and pay for the account with your credit card, PayPal, or any other option.
  • Once the process is complete, you can enjoy streaming Disney+ Hotstar in the US.

Alita Battle Angel Trailer

Alita Battle Angel is a story of a deactivated cyborg who cannot remember anything from her past after her revival. She goes on a journey to find out about her past life and who she is.

The movie has received great reviews from critics and is rated 7.3 stars on IMDB.

YouTube video

Alita Battle Angel Cast 

  • Rosa Salazar as Alita (Maze Runner)
  • Christopher Waltz as Dr. Dyson Ido
  • Jennifer Connelly as Chiren
  • Mahershala Ali as Vector
  • Ed Skrein as Zapan
  • Keenan Johnson as Hugo

What to do if you cannot watch the movie on Hotstar with a VPN?

If you are using a VPN, and still cannot find the movie, chances are your VPN is not working. Here are a few things to try to fix the issue:

  • Connect to a different VPN server. Change the server location you are connected to, to get a new IP address in case Disney+ Hotstar has detected your old IP.
  • Clear cookies and browser cache. If you are streaming via a web browser, make sure to clear cookies and cache as they store information regarding your location.
  • Contact your VPN customer support. Contact the customer support team of the VPN and ask them for the servers that are working with Disney+ Hotstar.


Is Alita Battle Angel on Netflix?

Unfortunately, Alita Battle Angel is not available on Netflix. So the only way to watch Alita Battle Angel is on Disney Hotstar. If you are outside India, you can unblock Hotstar and watch the movie from anywhere.

What streaming service has Alita: Battle Angel?

Alita: Battle Angel is a sci-fi movie starring Christoph Waltz, Rosa Salazar, and Keean Johnson is now available to stream now on Disney+ Hotstar, Prime Video, Vudu, Apple TV, and Redbox.

Can you watch Alita: Battle Angel on Hulu?

You cannot watch Alita: Battle Angel on Hulu. The sci-fi animated movie is currently available to stream on Disney+ Hotstar.

Is Alita: Battle Angel 2 coming out?

Fans of Alita: Battle Angel, its time to celebrate as the producer of the movie just confirmed that he is working on a sequel. This might come as a shock to people, considering how the original 2019 movie did not do amazingly at the box office. 

What should I watch if I like Alita: Battle Angel?

Here are a few best sci-fi movies to watch if you like Alita: Battle Angel:


Alita Battle Angel is an amazing live-action adaptation of the original Japanese manga. Currently, it is not available on many streaming services but you can watch it on Disney Hotstar. However, to access it you will need a VPN app because Hotstar is limited to India only. Happy streaming!

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.