The American West is a docu-series which details the period between 1865 and 1890 in America. It was formerly called The West. The documentary mainly goes through the phases of development that America experienced post the Civil War. It started developing into a land opportunity for anyone and everyone despite the danger from Native Americans, lawmen, cowboys, and outlaws. The series also chronicles popular legends of the American West like George Armstrong Custer, Jesse James, Wayatt Earp, Sitting Bull, Crazy Horse and Billy the Kid. The series is produced by the Robert Redford, Laura Michalchyshyn and Stephen David along with Sundance Productions. The episodes air on AMC.

Below we discuss how you can go about streaming the American West series online for free.

Watch The American West Online Using the Official AMC App

Subscribers to AMC via their local cable service can download and install the AMC app on their mobile devices. Though the app is not exactly the best and you’ll not be able to watch any extra content, it still allows you to live stream The American West when not at home. For anyone who’s not a cable subscriber, we suggest that you try the services below.

Live Stream The American West Online with Sling TV

Anyone who wants to watch television on the go can’t go wrong with Sling TV. The service enables subscribers to live stream The American West online along with many other shows that are aired live. So, apart from AMC which by the way is part of the service’s basic package for $20 a month you can also stream ESPN, A&E, CNN, etc. Download and install the app on your phone to make streaming a breeze!

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Watch The American West with DIRECTV NOW

DIRECTV NOW is another cord-cutting service which live streams hundreds of channels including AMC. The basic subscription starts at $35 a month and should get you AMC in addition to a hundred channels. So, with the DIRECTV NOW app installed on your smart device, live streaming The American West or any other show for that matter is super easy. Try the service for free by clicking on the button below:

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Streaming The American West on Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon

Netflix and Hulu are going to be deprived of the show. Though we will update you if ‘The American West’ appears on either of these two services.

Amazon Prime may end up with all the episodes of the show but probably close to when the first season ends. So, far there is no official word about when episodes of The American West will be available. But expect to pay $2.99 an episode.

Anti-American Methods of Streaming The American West Online for Free

Unlicensed streams are not cool! Anyone who streams the show via so-called free and pirated streams may, unfortunately, end in jail. So, we suggest that you bite the bullet and signup for the legal streaming services suggested above!