Do you like watching lots of videos at YouTube but are tired of the small video size and abundant background clutter? Now you can enjoy watching those videos in cinema style with a simple Firefox extension.


Here we are…a nice video to watch but it is small in size and surrounded by way too much background clutter. Time to fix those problems!

Options & Right Click Menu

Once you have installed the extension you are pretty much ready to go. You will be able to make some minor adjustments in the options if you desire.

There are two commands at the bottom of the “Right Click Menu”.


To play the video that you are watching in cinema style, “Right Click somewhere in the webpage and select “Play in Cinema”. The video will open in a new tab and you will be able to make some adjustments to how it looks… This is definitely a lot better!

In the upper right corner of your browser window you can choose the background color that you would like to use.

And in the lower right corner you will be able to select the size that you want your video to be displayed as.


YouTube Cinema can make watching your favorite videos a much more enjoyable experience. Have fun!


Download the YouTube Cinema extension (Mozilla Add-ons)

Akemi Iwaya
Akemi Iwaya has been part of the How-To Geek/LifeSavvy Media team since 2009. She has previously written under the pen name "Asian Angel" and was a Lifehacker intern before joining How-To Geek/LifeSavvy Media. She has been quoted as an authoritative source by ZDNet Worldwide.
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