In this tutorial, you will learn to install Movie Theater Butter on Kodi 18.9 Leia and Kodi 17.6 Krypton. The installation method used here works on Amazon FireStick / Fire TV / FireStick 4K, Windows, Linux & Mac, Android / iOS, and Raspberry Pi.
Update: This Kodi Addon is currently unavailable. See our list of the best Kodi addons for some alternatives.
Movie Theater Butter is a third-party, on-demand addon that brings to you a massive library of movies, shows, documentaries, and some exciting specials. The addon comes in two variants. The first one is called Movie Theater Butter – Select Link. As the name suggests, it is your regular addon that fetches multiple links and lets you choose the one you wish to stream. The other is MTB’s Greased Lightning – Fast Auto-Play. This variant offers one-click play and automatically chooses the best link for you.
I like the Link-Select version more because it can stream in up to 4K resolution. On the other hand, the Auto-Play version is usually limited to max 1080 p streaming. Of course, the Auto-Play variant is quicker. It is totally up to you to decide which one you want to use. I have installed both of them.
How to install Movie Theater Butter Kodi Addon
Attention, Kodi Users!
Kodi Addons and builds offer unlimited streaming content, but could also get you into legal trouble if caught streaming free movies, TV shows, or sports. Currently, your IP is visible to everyone. Kodi users are strongly advised to always connect a VPN while streaming online. A good Kodi VPN hides your identity, bypasses government surveillance, geo-blocked content, and ISP throttling (which also helps in buffer-free streaming).
I personally use ExpressVPN, which is the fastest and most secure VPN. It is very easy to install on any device including Amazon FireStick. You get 3-months free and save 49% on its annual plans. Also, it comes with a 30-day money-back guarantee. If you are not satisfied, you can always ask for a refund.
I am providing the detailed instructions to install Movie Theater Butter addon on Kodi. However, before we jump into the installation procedure, there is a small prerequisite that must be taken care of.
You can install third-party addons on Kodi, but only after fixing a permission setting. Here is what you need to do:
#1. Open the Kodi app and go to the Settings (by clicking the gear/cog icon on the home-screen – on the top-left)
#2. Now you want to click System (if you use Kodi Leia) or System settings (if you still use Kodi Krypton)
#3. Select the menu item Add-ons on the left part of the following window. Now navigate to right and click Unknown Sources to turn it ON (it is OFF by default)
#4. Kodi throws a warning message saying it is unsafe to keep this option ON. Don’t worry. Movie Theater Butter is one of the safest addons.
Note: You may switch OFF Unknown Sources after installing Movie Theater Butter Kodi addon
Let us now get started with the installation process.
Steps to Install Movie Theater Butter Addon on Kodi
The first thing you need to do is add the source path to Kodi. Next, you will download the Diamond Wizard Repository. Later, you will install Movie Theater Butter from the repository. Here are the detailed instructions:
#1. Click Kodi Settings again from the home screen
#2. Choose File manager from the list of the options
#3. Click Add source on the next window
#4. Click where it says <None> on the screen that pops up next
#5. Another screen will now pop up. On this screen, you need to enter the following URL/path: http://repo.rubyjewelwizard.com/
Note: Type the path exactly as provided, including forward slash (/) at the end
#6. Now highlight the field named Enter a name for this media source. Type the name of the source you want to identify it with. It could be any name.
I am typing ruby
You have added the path/source to Kodi. Now you install the Diamond Wizard repository
#7. Go to the home-screen of Kodi again and click Add-ons on the left
#8. Click Package installer (you can identify it with the small icon on the top-left that resembles an open box)
#9. Click Install from zip file
#10. Now click the path/source name you added earlier. I chose ruby and that’s what I am clicking
#11. Now click the folder Repo-1-Main-Server-Install-Zip
#12. Open the zip file repository.Diamond-wizard-x.x.x.zip
Note: I have replaced the file version number with x.x.x as it is may change later
#13. Wait for the message Diamond Wizard Repo Add-on installed. It is displayed in the top-right corner
#14. On the same screen, click Install from repository
#15. Open Diamond Wizard Repo
#16. Click Video add-ons
#17. Click the Movie Theater Butter – Select Link
#18. Click Install
#19. (Kodi 18.x users only) a pop-up window titled “The following additional add-ons will be installed” is displayed. Click OK
#20. When the addon is installed, you will see the message Movie Theater Butter Add-on installed in the top-right corner
That will be all. You have successfully installed Movie Theater Butter on Kodi.
Before you start streaming with Kodi Addons or Builds, I would like to warn you that everything you stream on Kodi is visible to your ISP and Government. This means, streaming copyrighted content (free movies, TV shows, live TV, and Sports) might get you into legal trouble.
Thankfully, there is a foolproof way to keep all your streaming activities hidden from your ISP and the Government. All you need is a good VPN for Kodi. A VPN will mask your original IP which is and will help you bypass Online Surveillance, ISP throttling, and content geo-restrictions.
I personally use and recommend ExpressVPN, which is the fastest and most secure VPN. It is compatible with all kinds of streaming apps and devices.
NOTE: We do not encourage the violation of copyright laws. But, what if you end up streaming content from an illegitimate source unintentionally? It is not always easy to tell the difference between a legit and illegal source.
So, before you start streaming on Kodi, here's how to get VPN protection in 3 simple steps.
Step 1: Get the ExpressVPN subscription HERE. It comes with a 30-day money-back guarantee. Meaning, you can use it free for the first 30-days and if you are not satisfied with the performance (which is highly unlikely), you can ask for a full refund.
Step 2: Click HERE to download and install the ExpressVPN app on your streaming device. If you are using a FireStick, I have given the exact steps starting with Step 4 below.
Step 3: Click the Power icon to connect to a VPN server. That's all. Your connection is now secure with the fastest and best VPN for Kodi.
The following are the steps to install Kodi VPN on your Fire TV devices. If you have other streaming devices, follow Step 1-3 above.
Step 4: Subscribe to ExpressVPN HERE (if not subscribed already).
Step 5: Go to Fire TV Stick home screen. Click Find followed by Search option (see image below).
Step 6: Type Expressvpn in the search bar and select when it shows up.
Step 7: Click Download.
Step 8: Open the ExpressVPN app and Sign in using the email ID and password that you created while buying the ExpressVPN subscription.
Step 9: Click the Power icon to connect to a VPN server. That’s all. Your FireStick is now secured with the fastest VPN.
Movie Theater Butter Kodi Addon: A Quick Look
To access Movie Theater Butter, go to the Kodi home-screen and select Add-ons on the left. You will find the addon on the right in the Video add-ons section. Or, you may navigate to Add-ons > Video add-ons and click Movie Theater Butter
Here is the main window of the addon Movie Theater Butter – Select Link
Movie Theater Butter is an on-demand addon. Hence, you will find Movies & TV Shows as prominent categories. The home screen of the addon lets you explore options like Movies, TV Shows, Movie Collections, My Movies, My TV Shows, New Movies, New Episodes, etc.
Scroll down and you will find some specials too, like Movie Time, Kings of Horror, Kung Fu, Urban, MST3K / Sci-Fi, Documentaries, Kids Corner, Fitness Zone, Legends of Music, and Podcasts.
Movie Theater Butter addons provide plenty of mainstream and offbeat streaming options. Most video options within the addons work. The select-link version usually offers better streaming than the auto-play.
The addons also let you set up your Trakt account from the home screen. Just click the option TRAKT: Authorize
In fact, you can also authorize Real Debrid from the home-screen by clicking URL Resolver Settings.
Movie Theater Butter is one of the best Kodi addons I have seen recently. With a huge collection of content and smooth functions, the addon has become my personal favorite. Almost everything streams here. And, unlike the regular addons, the specials give me access to the offbeat content I don’t find anywhere else. All in all, Movie Theater Button is a good addon to have. Give it a try.
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