Upate: I've created an online TV guide listing channels and links to watching full and partial episodes on the web.
"Watch live TV for free online!"
"Watch 24 online! Watch The Office online!"
The people have spoken.
Not only do we want our MTV, we want to watch our favorite MTV shows online...and our ABC shows, and our CBS shows...all for free viewing, full episodes.
And the TV execs are finally catching up with some of the renegade start-ups listed next to them below and are making some full episodes of their TV shows available to watch online for free.
Now, you may need a lightening fast connection and a whole lotta good juju for some of these babies to work -- check the site's specific requirements.
But play around, see what you can see.
Here are TV shows (some with full episodes) to watch free online:
|Website||Shows Available to Watch|
|ABC - Nighttime Shows||Launch their player to watch full free episodes of|
Desperate Housewives, Grey's Anatomy, October Road, Brothers and Sisters, Dancing with the Stars, Lost, Ugly Betty, National Bingo Night, Daybreak (starring Taye Diggs), What About Brian, Knights of Prosperity, The Bachelor, According to Jim -- all for free!
Some have at least 10 or more full episodes online to watch free.
|ABC Family||Watch full free episodes of Falcon Beach, Kyle XY and more...|
|AOL Television||Watch full free episodes of stuff like...|
Are You Hot? Bless This House, Babylon 5, Ben Stiller Show, CHiPs, Eight is Enough, Elimindate, The Flinstones, Growing Pains, Gilligan's Island
|Cartoon Network||Watch cartoons such as Naruto, The Prince of Tennis|
|CBS||Watch full episodes of|
Armed & Famous, The Class, CSI, CSI:NY, CSI: Miami, How I Met Your Mother, Jericho, The King of Queens, NCIS, The New Adventures of Old Christine, Numbers, Papdit, Rules of Engagement, Shark, Survivor Fiji and The Unit...
Pirate Master, The Amazing Race: All-Stars, Creature Comforts, Animate This!
|Comedy Central||Watch snippets of episodes of The Colbert Report, The Daily Show,South Park, Reno 911, Sarah Silverman Program|
|CWTV||Watch full free episodes of Everybody Hates Chris, Girlfriends, America's Next Top Model, All of Us, The Game|
|Disney||Watch full free episodes of That's So Raven, The Emperor's New School, Brandy & Mr. Whiskers, Hannah Montana, The Suite Life of Zack & Cody…and snippets of High School Musical|
|ESPN||Some sports stuff…|
|Fox on Demand (Only in some areas)||Watch full free episodes of Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?, American Dad,The Loop, Talk Show,Bones, Drive, Standoff,Vanish and 24|
|Holersoft||I downloaded a free two-week trial; has lots of channels but most seem like webtv newscasts|
|Joost||Googled around and begged people for an invite, got one, downloaded it and got a DirectX error. What the heck shows are on this site?|
|MTV||Watch full free episodes of shows like Run's House, Real World, etc.|
(Just select the show and choose "Read more..." to see if they have that show's full episode online.)
|NBC||Watch full free episodes of |
30 Rock, Andy Barker PI, The Black Donnellys, Friday Night Lights, Heroes, Identity, Medium, Miss USA 2007, Medium, Passions, Raines…and Two-Minute Free Replays of The Office, (watch full-length episodes of The Office here) Scrubs, ER, The Apprentice…and more
Watch full length episodes of SpongeBob and other shows to keep your kids quiet in airplane terminals, entranced by your laptop
|PBS - Frontline||Watch full episodes of Frontline|
|PBS - Frontline World||Watch full episodes of Frontline World|
|VH1||Watch snippets of episodes of Monique's Charm School, Celebrity Fit Club|
|Watch Free Episodes||Find full-length episodes of The Office online to watch here...|
|WWITV||Lists TV stations sorted by state that link to local TV broadcast online|