Watching movies in streaming on the Internet is either paid or free. The legislation governing the free streaming of movies protected by copyright is not very clear yet. However, on some free videos platforms (Youtube, dailymotion), many movies are available legally.
Several websites offer streaming and download of movies for a fee. They offer a wide selection of movies in DVD quality. You can rent (usually for 48 hours) or purchase them. Rental price: between 3 and 5 euros. Purchase price: 10 to 15 euros.
In order to access the online content you must first open an account.
Free movies on Youtube and Dailymotion
These online platforms give access to free and legal movie streaming. They have recently signed agreements, which makes viewing legal. You can find such a complete list of films available on Dailymotion on this blog
The streaming quality of the movies on these platforms is not optimal: the content can be poor and divided into several sequences.
Free movies and videos
Some websites offer free movies. This content is called Open Source. See the list on website archive.org.