What’s New on HBO This August
This August, get ready for HBO’s must-see series, movies, and documentaries. Our line-up includes the series finale for brand-new limited series The White Lotus, which is a social satire set at an exclusive Hawaiian resort and features the vacations of various hotel guests over the span of a week as they relax and rejuvenate in paradise. And don’t miss out on the new series Small Town News: KPVM Pahrump, which pulls back the curtain on life at a privately owned TV station in the small desert town of Pahrump, Nevada, revealing a colorful cast of characters in front of and behind the cameras.
Plus, we’ve got the perfect action-packed movies for the dog days of summer including the Jurassic Park trilogy, Godzilla vs. Kong, and more – all available to stream on HBO Max.
Host Matt Rogers dives into the best bits from The Suicide Squad and highlights what makes the film so special before sitting down with Flula Borg (a.k.a. Javelin) to chat spoilers galore. If you’re wondering how Flula prepped for his role as Javelin, or how he feels about his scenes with Margot Robbie, you’ll want to listen in.
The new series follows the vacations of various hotel guests over the span of a week as they relax and rejuvenate in paradise. But with each passing day, a darker complexity emerges.
New Episodes on HBO
The six-part documentary series pulls back the curtain on life at a privately owned TV station in the small desert town of Pahrump, Nevada, revealing a colorful cast of characters in front of and behind the cameras.
HBO Sports, NFL Films, and the Dallas Cowboys are teaming up for an unfiltered all-access look at what it takes to make it in the National Football League in Hard Knocks: The Dallas Cowboys.
John Oliver continues to help make sense of the madness that is our increasingly volatile world in his award-winning series.
Comedian and satirist Bill Maher hosts this Emmy-nominated talk show, covering the week’s news and featuring a panel of guests, including actors, activists, politicians, musicians, comedians, and more.
Directed by Emmy winner Peter Kunhardt, Obama: In Pursuit of a More Perfect Union is a three-part documentary series chronicling the personal and political journey of President Barack Obama as the country grapples with its racial history.
Premieres and Finales
August 2 at 9 pm: Small Town News: KPVM Pahrump, series premiere
August 3 at 9 pm: Obama: In Pursuit of a More Perfect Union, docuseries premiere
August 10 at 10 pm: Hard Knocks: Dallas Cowboys, season premiere
August 15 at 9 pm: The White Lotus, limited series finale
August 22 at 10 pm: 100 Foot Wave, docuseries finale
August 1 at 5:25 pm: Extranjero (aka Foreinger)
August 6 at 8 pm: Sin Aliento (aka Breathless)
August 20 at 8 pm: Reefa
August 7 at 8 pm: All My Life
August 20 at 8:15 pm: Half Brothers
August 21 at 9 pm: Godzilla vs. Kong
August 14 at 8 pm: Jurassic Park
August 14 at 10:10 pm: The Lost World: Jurassic Park
August 14 at 12:20 am: Jurassic Park III
Augusst 20 at 8:15 pm: Half Brothers
August 28 at 8 pm: Magic Mike XXL
Movies Starting August 1
2 Days in the Valley
28 Days Later
28 Weeks Later
A Mighty Wind
A Walk Among the Tombstones
Anna To the Infinite Power
Basic Instinct 2: Risk Addiction
Best in Show
Betrayal at Attica
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
For Your Consideration
Heaven Can Wait
How to Deal
Johnny English Reborn
New in Town
One Hour Photo
Stand and Deliver
The Accidental Spy
The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl
The Devil’s Double
The Great Gatsby (1974)
The Great Gatsby (2013)
The Man In the Iron Mask
The Out of Towners (1999)
The Pope of Grennwich Village