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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.

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The Suicide Squad

From writer/director James Gunn comes superhero action-adventure The Suicide Squad, featuring a collection of the most degenerate delinquents in the DC lineup. In theaters and on HBO Max through September 5. Only available on the ad-free plan.

HBO Max Movie Club Podcast: The Suicide Squad

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.

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Reminiscence

A simple matter of lost and found becomes a dangerous obsession in this action thriller from Westworld co-creator Lisa Joy starring Hugh Jackman, Rebecca Ferguson, and Thandiwe Newton. In theaters and on HBO Max through September 19. Only available on the ad-free plan.

Now Available
The White Lotus

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 Documentaries

Now Available
100 Foot Wave

The six-part series intimately captures the decade-long odyssey of surfing pioneer Garrett McNamara, who, after visiting Nazaré, Portugal in hopes of conquering a 100-foot wave, pushed the sport to ever-greater heights.

Now Available
Obama: In Pursuit of a More Perfect Union

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

Estrenos

August 1 at 5:25 pm: Extranjero (aka Foreinger)
August 6 at 8 pm: Sin Aliento (aka Breathless)
August 20 at 8 pm: Reefa

Theatrical Premieres

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
Americano
Anna To the Infinite Power
Backtrack
Basic Instinct
Basic Instinct 2: Risk Addiction
Best in Show
Betrayal at Attica
Black Death
Blue Ruin
Brown Sugar
Changeling
Chasing Mavericks
Collateral
Deep Cover
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Dolphin Tale
Envy
Epic
For Your Consideration
Freejack
Gun Shy
Hangman
Heaven Can Wait
Hitchcock
How to Deal
Humpday
Imperium
Joe
Johnny English Reborn
Julia
Man Down
New in Town
Nobody Walks
Nurse 3D
One Hour Photo
Popeye
Red
Stand and Deliver
The Accidental Spy
The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl
The Betrayed
The Birdcage
The Devil’s Double
The Double
The End
The Great Gatsby (1974)
The Great Gatsby (2013)
The Man In the Iron Mask
The Out of Towners (1999)
The Pope of Grennwich Village
The Prince
The Reader
The Score
The Spirit
The Square
Vice
War