What’s New on HBO This April

This April, get ready for HBO’s must-see series, movies, and documentaries. Our line-up includes premieres for new series The Nevers, Mare of Easttown, and the return of A Black Lady Sketch Show for a brand new season. Plus, don’t forget to check out new documentaries Exterminate All the Brutes and Our Towns.

And we've got movies for every mood including horror, thriller, romance, and more — all available to stream on HBO Max.

Godzilla vs. Kong

Legends collide in Godzilla vs. Kong as the two titans, instigated by unseen forces, meet in a spectacular battle with the fate of the world hanging in the balance. In theaters and streaming exclusively on HBO Max through April 30 at no extra cost to subscribers.

Mortal Kombat

This explosive cinematic adventure inspired by the blockbuster video game franchise pits Earth’s greatest champions against enemies from Outworld in a high-stakes battle for the universe. In theaters and streaming exclusively on HBO Max beginning April 23 at no extra cost to subscribers.

Premieres April 11
The Nevers

This new series follows the last years of Victoria’s reign as London is beset by the “Touched”: people — mostly women — who suddenly manifest abnormal abilities, some charming, some very disturbing.

New Documentaries

Premieres April 7
Exterminate All the Brutes

Through his personal voyage, filmmaker Raoul Peck deconstructs the making and masking of history, digging deep into the exploitative and genocidal aspects of European colonialism — from America to Africa and its impact on society today.

Our Towns Trailer
Premieres April 13
Our Towns

Based on the book of the same name, Our Towns explores how the rise of civic and economic reinvention is transforming small cities and towns across America.

Premieres and Finales

April 7 at 9 pm: Exterminate All the Brutes, HBO Documentary premiere
April 11 at 9 pm: The Nevers, series premiere
April 13 at 9 pm: Our Towns, HBO Documentary premiere
April 18 at 10 pm: Mare of Easttown, series premiere
April 23 at 11 pm: A Black Lady Sketch Show, season premiere


April 1 at 7 pm: 1, 2, 3, All Eyes on Me
April 1 at 7:15 pm: Princess Cut
April 1 at 7:30 pm: Rizo
April 9 at 7:15 pm: Intemperie (AKA Out in the Open)
April 16 at 10 pm: Piano Y Mujer
April 23 at 7:05 pm: El Robo Del Siglo (AKA Heist of the Century)

Theatrical Premieres

April 3 at 8 pm: Ted
April 10 at 8 pm: The New Mutants
April 17 at 8 pm: The Dark Knight Rises
April 24 at 8 pm: Dreamgirls

Movies Starting April 1

A Shock to the System
All Is Lost
Dante’s Peak
Dark Shadows
Dead Silence
Early Man
Ella Enchanted
Eye For an Eye
In & Out
Kicking & Screaming
King Arthur: Legend of the Sword
Leatherface Texas Chainsaw Massacre III
Let’s Go To Prison
Man Up
Missing in Action
Missing in Action - The Beginning
My Super Ex-Girlfriend
One Day
Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment
Police Academy 3: Back in Training
Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol
Police Academy 5: Assignment: Miami Beach
Police Academy 6: City Under Siege
Police Academy: Mission to Moscow
Primal Fear
Reasonable Doubt
Red Dawn
Risky Business
Speed 2: Cruise Control
The Butcher’s Wife
The Collection
The Eagle Has Landed
The Evil That Men Do
The Longest Yard
The Man With the Iron Fists *Unrated Version available
The Return
The Shack
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning *Extended Version available
The Warriors *Director’s Cuts available
The Watch
The Wild life
White Noise
Wolves At the Door

Starting April 3

Ted *Unrated Version available

Starting April 10

The New Mutants

Starting April 17

The Dark Knight Rises

Starting April 24


Leaving April 30

A Family Thing
A Hidden Life
A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas * Extended Version available
Above the Rim
Adventures of Tom Thumb and Thumbelina
American Beauty
An American Werewolf in London
Another Women
Bad Influence
Beasts of the Southern Wild
Biloxi Blues
Blue Crush
Brighton Beach Memoirs
Can’t Buy Me Love
Cast Away
Chronicle *Director’ Cut available
City Island
Coupe De Ville
Dead Man Walking
Death Sentence *Extended Version available
Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star
Endless Love
Eragon *Director’s Cut available
Everyone’s Hero
Femme Fatale
Flirting with Disaster
Girl in Progress
Green Card
Godzilla: King of the Monsters
Highlander: The Final Dimension
Highlander IV: Endgame
How to Be a Player
JoJo Rabbit
Just Mercy
La Piel De Ayer (AKA The Skin of Yesterday)
Love Field
Lying and Stealing
Marvin’s Room
Meatballs 4
Of Mice and Men
Open Water
Open Water 2; Adrift
Raise the Titanic
Red Tails
Rise of the Guardians
River’s Edge
School of Rock
Shadows and Fog
Ski School
Sobredosis de Amor (AKA Roommates)
Spy Game
The Bridge of San Luis Rey
The Eagle
The Hangover Part II
The Hills Have Eyes * Extended Version available
The Hills Have Eyes II * Extended Version available|
The Hindenburg
The Hot Chick
The Invisible Man
The Package
The Towering Inferno
Time Bandits
Tower Heist
Turistas *Extended Version available
Twilight Zone: The Movie
Ulee’s Gold
We Bought a Zoo
Win a Date with Tad Hamilton!

Leaving April 27

Collateral Beauty


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