Find closed-captioned and subtitled content in the iTunes Store

 Learn how to find movies and TV shows on the iTunes Store that have closed captioning or subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.

On your Mac or PC

  1. Open iTunes.
  2. Click iTunes Store.
  3. In the search bar in the upper-right corner, type a specific title or keyword. You can also type "closed caption" to browse all available titles with closed captions or "subtitles" or "SDH" to browse all available titles with subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing. Then press the Enter key on your keyboard.
  4. In the column on the right-hand side of the window, click Movies or TV Shows.
  5. When you find something that you'd like to watch, click it. Look for a closed caption icon  or a subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing icon  on the item's product page, under its title.

Scroll down to the bottom of an item's product page and look in the Languages section for information about available closed caption and subtitle languages.

      

On your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch

  1. Tap iTunes Store.
  2. From the navigation menu at the bottom of the screen, tap Search.
  3. In the search bar at the top of the screen, type a specific movie title or keyword. You can also type "closed caption" to browse all available titles with closed captions or "subtitles" or "SDH" to browse all available titles with subtitles.
  4. When you find something that you'd like to watch, tap it. Look for a closed caption icon  or a subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing icon  on the item's product page, underneath its title.

Scroll to the bottom of an item's product page and look in the Languages section for information about available closed caption and subtitle languages.

On your Apple TV

  1. Go to Settings > General > Accessibility.
  2. Turn on Closed Captions and SDH.
  3. Then, depending what you want to watch, open the Movies or TV Shows app.
  4. Browse to or search for a movie or TV show.
  5. On the movie or episode description page, a closed caption icon  appears if closed captioning is supported. A subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing icon  appears if subtitles are supported.

Swipe down on your remote to move to the bottom of an item's product page. Look in the Languages and Accessibility sections for information about available closed caption and subtitle languages.


Learn more

Closed caption and subtitle availability varies by country.

Learn how to turn on closed captions and subtitles on various devices using the steps below:

Some content in the iTunes store also has audio descriptions. Learn how to find audio-described content.

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