What to Watch Now on HBO Go and HBO Now

  • Publish Date: September 21, 2018
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This is the permanent home of our guide to the best of HBO streaming. Bookmark this page; we'll update it regularly.

NEW & UPCOMING HOME VIDEO RELEASES
DVD/Blu-ray
DVD/Blu-ray
Amazon's Prime VideoPrime Video HBO Go / HBO Now
HBO Go/Now
Hulu
Hulu
Netflix
Netflix
Starz
Starz

The best recent additions to HBO streaming

The following recently added HBO Go / HBO Now streaming titles received a Metascore of 61 or higher (or are much older "classics" that do not have a Metascore). Mediocre and poorly reviewed releases are omitted; this is just the good stuff added within the past few months. Releases are ordered by date added to HBO (newest first).

Movies

Score/Title Added
The Oslo Diaries HBO original Sep 13
Documentary, 2018
Swiped: Hooking Up in the Digital Age HBO original Sep 10
Documentary, 2018
Analyze This Sep 1
Comedy, 1999
The Brothers McMullen Sep 1
Drama/Rom-com, 1995
Corpse Bride Metacritic Must-See Sep 1
Animation/Fantasy
The Fabulous Baker Boys Metacritic Must-See Sep 1
Drama, 1989
Goodfellas Metacritic Must-See Sep 1
Drama, 1990
Invincible Sep 1
Drama, 2006
The King and I Sep 1
Musical, 1956
Maverick Sep 1
Drama/Western/Adventure/Comedy, 1994
Ronin Sep 1
Action/Thriller, 1998
Shrek 2 Sep 1
Animation/Family, 2004
Sleight Sep 1
Action/Sci-fi/Thriller, 2017
Darkest Hour Aug 18
Drama, 2017
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Metacritic Must-See Aug 4
Drama/Comedy, 2017
Fargo Metacritic Must-See Aug 1
Drama/Thriller, 1996
The Fugitive Aug 1
Drama/Thriller, 1993
The Good Lie Aug 1
Drama, 2014
Heaven Can Wait Aug 1
Comedy, 1978
Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang Aug 1
Drama/Comedy, 2005
New Jack City Aug 1
Action/Thriller, 1991
Shine Metacritic Must-See Aug 1
Drama, 1996
The Verdict Aug 1
Drama/Thriller, 1982
Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind HBO original Jul 16
Documentary, 2018
Battle of the Sexes Jul 14
Comedy/Drama/Sports, 2017

TV shows (AND specials)

Score/Title Added
The Deuce Season 2 HBO original Sep 9
Drama
Stand Up to Cancer Sep 8
TV special, 2018
Miss Sherlock Season 1 HBO original Sep 1
TV/Foreign/Drama
The Shop Season 1 HBO original Aug 28
Reality
Drew Michael HBO original Aug 25
Comedy special, 2018
Esme & Roy Season 1HBO original Aug 18
TV/Family/Animation
Ballers Season 4 HBO original Aug 12
Comedy
Insecure Season 3 HBO original Aug 12
Comedy
Hard Knocks: Training Camp With the Cleveland Browns HBO original Aug 8
Sports/Reality
Animals Season 3 HBO original Aug 3
Animation/Comedy
Random Acts of Flyness Season 1 Aug 3
Variety
Aranyelet [Golden Life] Seasons 1-2 HBO original Aug 1
Foreign/Drama
Sr. Ávila Season 4 HBO original Jul 29
Foreign/Drama

Last chance to watch

The following movies now streaming on HBO will leave the streaming services at 11:59pm on the dates indicated.

Score/Title Last Day
Alien [Director's Cut] Metacritic Must-See Sep 30
Sci-fi/Thriller, 1979
Aliens Metacritic Must-See Sep 30
Sci-fi/Thriller/Action, 1986
Alien: Resurrection Sep 30
Sci-fi/Thriller/Action, 1997
Animal House Sep 30
Comedy, 1978
Die Hard Sep 30
Action/Thriller, 1988
Die Hard 2 Sep 30
Action/Thriller, 1990
The French Connection Sep 30
Action/Thriller, 1971
Kindergarten Cop Sep 30
Action/Comedy, 1990
Laurel Canyon Sep 30
Drama, 2003
The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe Sep 30
Adventure/Fantasy/Family, 2005
Logan Sep 30
Action/Sci-fi/Thriller, 2017
My Cousin Rachel Sep 30
Drama, 2017
Shopgirl Sep 30
Drama, 2005
WarGames Sep 30
Thriller, 1983
X2: X-Men United Sep 30
Action/Sci-fi, 2003
Runaway Jury Oct 21
Drama/Thriller, 2003
Alien: Covenant Oct 31
Sci-fi/Thriller, 2017
Avatar Metacritic Must-See Oct 31
Sci-fi/Action-adventure, 2009
The Beguiled Oct 31
Drama, 1971
The Beguiled Oct 31
Drama, 2017
Crazy Heart Metacritic Must-See Oct 31
Drama, 2009
E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial Metacritic Must-See Oct 31
Sci-fi/Adventure/Family, 1982
Girls Trip Oct 31
Comedy, 2017
Good Will Hunting Oct 31
Drama, 1997
The Silence of the Lambs Metacritic Must-See Oct 31
Thriller, 1991
The Theory of Everything Oct 31
Drama, 2014

Coming soon to HBO streaming

The following notable and/or well-reviewed movies and TV shows are scheduled to be added to stream on HBO Go / HBO Now in the near future.

Score/Title Availability
The Shape of Water Metacritic Must-See Sep 22
Fantasy/Drama/Thriller, 2017
Jane Fonda in Five Acts HBO original Sep 24
Documentary, 2018
Tracey Ullman's Show Season 3 HBO original Sep 28
TV/Comedy
Phantom Thread Metacritic Must-See Sep 29
Drama, 2017
The Cooler Oct 1
Drama, 2003
Dances with Wolves [Extended version] Oct 1
Western, 1990
The Descent [Extended version] Oct 1
Horror/Thriller, 2006
Early Man Oct 1
Animation/Family, 2018
Fantastic Mr. Fox Metacritic Must-See Oct 1
Animation/Comedy, 2009
Inherent Vice Metacritic Must-See Oct 1
Comedy/Drama, 2014
The Lost Boys Oct 1
Fantasy/Thriller, 1987
A Perfect Getaway Oct 1
Drama/Thriller, 2009
Public Enemies Oct 1
Drama/Thriller, 2009
Queen of the World HBO original Oct 1
Documentary, 2018
Starter for 10 Oct 1
Drama/Rom-com, 2007
The Thin Red Line Oct 1
Action/Drama, 1998
Student Athlete HBO original Oct 2
Documentary/Sports, 2018
Entre Nos: A Stand-Up Comedy Special HBO original Oct 5
Comedy special, 2018
Flight of the Conchords: Live at the London Apollo HBO original Oct 6
Comedy/music special, 2018
Game Night Oct 6
Comedy/Thriller, 2018
RX Early Detection: A Cancer Journey With Sandra Lee HBO original Oct 8
Documentary, 2018
Pod Save America Season 1 HBO original Oct 12
TV/News/Talk
Camping Season 1 HBO original Oct 14
TV/Comedy
Magnifica '70 Season 3 HBO original Oct 14
TV/Foreign/Drama
The Sentence HBO original Oct 15
Documentary, 2018
My Dinner With Herve HBO original Oct 20
Drama, 2018
Stolen Daughters: Kidnapped by Boko Haram HBO original Oct 22
Documentary, 2018
The Post Metacritic Must-See Oct 27
Drama, 2017
My Briliant Friend Season 1 HBO original Nov 18
TV/Foreign/Drama

 

NEW & UPCOMING HOME VIDEO RELEASES
DVD/Blu-ray
DVD/Blu-ray
Amazon's Prime VideoPrime Video HBO Go / HBO Now
HBO Go/Now
Hulu
Hulu
Netflix
Netflix
Starz
Starz

 

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