Carrying an iPad is more convenient than carrying a computer, but it's hard to get the same files on both. Learn how to download movies to your slicelive.com: Andy Boxall. How to Download Movies From Netflix to iPad Downloading a TV episode from Netflix to iPad. An iPad is the perfect device to download Netflix shows and movies on because it's light, has a big screen, a long-lasting battery, and it's easy to bring along for a trip. Aug 04, · I thought I lost my movies too but this is what you need to do. Plug your ipad into your computer. When you log into itunes click on purchased on the left hand side. Find the movies you bought and click on them. Now click on whatever name you named your ipad (somewhere under puchased).