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What’s New on HBO This August

Make the most of your HBO and HBO Max subscription. Check out what new shows, documentaries, sports, blockbuster movies, indies, and hidden gems are coming this month. And find out what films are leaving so you can catch them before they disappear.

Premieres and Finales

August 1 at 10 pm: Seeing America with Megan Rapinoe, HBO Sports
August 2 at 10 pm: I'll Be Gone in the Dark, Documentary Series Finale
August 4 at 9 pm: The Swamp, HBO Documentary Films premiere
August 9 at 9 pm: Perry Mason, Season 1 finale
August 11 at 10 pm: Hard Knocks: Los Angeles, HBO Sports
August 12 at 9 pm: Yusuf Hawkins: Storm Over Brooklyn, HBO Documentary Films premiere
August 16 at 9 pm: Lovecraft Country, Series premiere
August 23 at 10 pm: The Vow, Documentary Series premiere
August 24 at 10 pm: I May Destroy You, Season Finale

Series Premieres August 16 at 9 pm
Lovecraft Country

Based on the novel of the same name, Lovecraft Country follows Atticus Freeman (Jonathan Majors) as he meets up with his friend Letitia (Jurnee Smollett) and his Uncle George (Courtney B. Vance) to embark on a road trip across 1950s Jim Crow America in search of his missing father (Michael Kenneth Williams).

New Episodes

Sundays at 11:30 pm: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
Mondays at 11 pm: Axios
Fridays at 10 pm: Real Time with Bill Maher
Fridays at 11 pm: Room 104
August 18 at 11 pm: Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel

Theatrical Premieres

August 1 at 8 pm: Jojo Rabbit
August 8 at 8 pm: Richard Jewell
August 15 at 8 pm: Birds of Prey (And The Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)
August 22 at 8 pm: Queen & Slim
August 29 at 8 pm: The Way Back

Documentary Series Premieres August 23 at 10 pm
The Vow

What would you commit to? This documentary series from Academy Award-nominated and Emmy-winning directors Jehane Noujaim and Karim Amer (The Great Hack, The SquareControl Room) follows a number of people deeply involved in the self-improvement group NXIVM over the course of several years.

Movies Starting August 1

Bad Influence (1990)
The Bear
(1989)
Bee Season (2005)
Before Sunrise (1995)
Before Sunset (2004)
Biloxi Blues (1988)
Blue Crush (2002)
The Change-Up (2011)
The First Grader (2011)
Flipper (1996)
Get on Up
(2014)
Go Tell It on the Mountain (2004)
Grace Unplugged (2013)
Highlander: he Final Dimension (1995)
Highlander IV: Endgame (2000)
The Hindenburg (1975)
Hours (2013)
How to Be A Player (1997)
Idiocracy (2006)
The Lost Boys: The Thirst (2020)
The Lost Boys: The Tribe (2020)
Love Field (1992)
Lovelace (2013)
Lying and Stealing (2019)
The Marine (2006)
Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011)
Marvin's Room (1996)
Monkeybone (2001)
Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium (2007)
The Mustang (2019)
Nell (1994)
New Year's Eve (2011)
Old Dogs (2009)
On Golden Pond (1981)
Phantom (2013)
Pi (1998)
Raise the Titanic (1980)
Savages (2012)
Say It Isn't So (2001)
Skyline (2010)
Snow Dogs (2002)
Spy Game (2001)
Things Never Said (2020)
Time Bandits (1981)
Two Minutes of Fame (2020)
Walk the Line (2006)

Movies Ending August 9

Prisoners (2013)

Movies Ending August 28

Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)

Movies Ending August 31

54 (1998)
12 Rounds 3: Lockdown (2015)
The Adjustment Bureau (2011)
The Aftermath (2019)
A Lego Brickumentary (2015)
Along Came Polly (2004)
Big Momma's House 2 (2006)
Big Top Pee-wee (1988)
Breakthrough (2019)
Cake (2015)
Corky Romano (2001)
D2: The Mighty Ducks (1994)
D3: The Mighty Ducks (1996)
Dangerous Liaisons (1988)
Enemy at The Gates (2001)
The First Grader (2011)
Frankie and Johnny (1991)
Greenberg (2010)
Hoop Dreams (1994)
Hostel (2006)
Hostel: Part II (2007)
How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days (2003)
Imaginary Heroes (2005)
In A Valley of Violence (2016)
In Her Shoes (2005)
In the Bedroom (2001)
The Invisible (2007)
John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (2019)
Last Chance Harvey (2009)
LOL (2012)
The Lonely Guy (1984)
Love Actually (2003)
Match Point (2005)
Midnight Special (2016)
Never Back Down (2008)
Pandorum (2009)
Picture Perfect (1997)
The Recruit (2003)
Side Effects (2013)
Smallfoot (2018)
The Spongebob Squarepants Movie (2004)
Tarzan (2014)
Unfriended (2015)
Van Helsing (2004)
What About Bob? (1991)
Wild Hogs (2007)
The Zookeeper's Wife (2017)

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