As of 2015, classic Western films are more likely to be free than newer ones. BNWMovies.com and WesternMania.com allow users to stream classic Westerns online. More recent Western films are required to be purchased or rented, through various streaming services.
Western Mania offers free and legal Westerns to view without any sign ups or registrations. The website also features some classic Western TV shows for free streaming. BNWMovies.com allows users to stream and download classic Westerns for free. The website claims all of its films belong to the public domain, which allows them to be watched and downloaded legally. Most of its featured films are in black and white and range from the 1900s to 1950s.