What to Watch Now on HBO Go and HBO Now

  • Publish Date: November 21, 2019
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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 STREAMING RELEASES
Apple TV+ Disney+ HBO Go / HBO Now Hulu Netflix Amazon's Prime Video 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 titles of interest 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 Abyss Dec 1
Sci-fi/Adventure, 1989
Being Julia Dec 1
Drama/Comedy, 2004
Bridesmaids [Extended version] Dec 1
Comedy, 2011
Buena Vista Social Club Metacritic Must-See Dec 1
Documentary/Music, 1999
Cedar Rapids Dec 1
Comedy, 2011
Closer Dec 1
Drama, 2004
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly Metacritic Must-See Dec 1
Drama, 2007
Empire of the Sun Dec 1
Drama, 1987
Hoop Dreams Metacritic Must-See Dec 1
Documentary/Sports, 1994
Rise of the Planet of the Apes Dec 1
Sci-fi/Action-adventure, 2011
Shazam! Nov 30
Action-adventure/Sci-fi/Comedy, 2019
Lindsey Vonn: The Final Season HBO original Nov 26
Documentary/Sports, 2019
Us Metacritic Must-See Nov 23
Horror/Thriller, 2019
Ernie & Joe: Crisis Cops HBO original Nov 19
Documentary, 2019
Very Ralph HBO original Nov 12
Documentary, 2019
The Kid Who Would Be King Nov 9
Family/Action-adventure, 2019
The Apollo HBO original Nov 6
Documentary, 2019
Big Nov 1
Comedy/Fantasy, 1988
Blindspotting Nov 1
Drama/Comedy, 2018
Chocolat Nov 1
Drama, 2000
Crazy, Stupid, Love. Nov 1
Rom-com, 2011
The Darjeeling Limited Nov 1
Comedy, 2007
Indignation Nov 1
Drama, 2016
Reversal of Fortune Metacritic Must-See Nov 1
Drama, 1990
The Town Nov 1
Drama/Thriller, 2010
True Lies Nov 1
Action/Thriller, 1994
The Bronx, USA HBO original Oct 30
Documentary, 2019
Any One of Us HBO original Oct 29
Documentary, 2019
Saudi Women's Driving School HBO original Oct 24
Documentary, 2019
The Conjuring 2 Oct 21
Horror, 2016
Liberty: Mother of Exiles HBO original Oct 17
Documentary, 2019
Torn Apart: Separated at the Border HBO original Oct 10
Documentary, 2019
Upgrade Oct 8
Action/Sci-fi/Thriller, 2018

TV shows (AND specials)

Score/Title Added
Lil Rel Howery: Live in Crenshaw HBO original Nov 23
Comedy special, 2019
Sesame Street Season 50 HBO original Nov 16
Family
Sesame Street's 50th Anniversary Celebration Special HBO original Nov 9
Family
His Dark Materials Season 1 HBO original Nov 4
Fantasy/Drama
Daniel Sloss: X HBO original Nov 2
Comedy special, 2019
Mrs. Fletcher Miniseries HBO original Oct 27
Comedy
Silicon Valley Season 6 HBO original Oct 27
Comedy
AXIOS Season 2 Part 2 HBO original Oct 20
Newsmagazine
Watchmen Season 1 HBO original Oct 20
Drama
La Vida Secreta Season 2HBO original Oct 18
Foreign/Drama
Gary Gulman: The Great Depresh HBO original Oct 5
Comedy special, 2019
24/7 College Football Season 1 HBO original Oct 2
Reality/Sports

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
Annie Hall Metacritic Must-See Dec 31
Comedy, 1977
Away From Her Metacritic Must-See Dec 31
Drama, 2007
Boys Don't Cry Metacritic Must-See Dec 31
Drama, 1999
Early Man Dec 31
Animation/Family, 2018
Halloween Dec 31
Horror, 2018
Hannah and Her Sisters Dec 31
Drama/Comedy, 1986
Holes Dec 31
Family/Adventure, 2003
My Big Fat Greek Wedding Dec 31
Rom-com, 2002

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
24/7: Kelly Slater HBO original Dec 3
TV/Documentary/Sports, 2019
American Woman Dec 4
Drama, 2018
Dan Soder: Son of a Gary HBO original Dec 7
Comedy special, 2019
Long Shot Dec 7
Comedy, 2019
Belichick & Saban: The Art of Coaching HBO original Dec 10
Documentary/Sports, 2019
Moonlight Sonata: Deafness in Three Movements HBO original Dec 11
Documentary, 2019
Mel Brooks Unwrapped HBO original Dec 13
Documentary, 2019
Well Groomed HBO original Dec 17
Documentary, 2019
Finding the Way Home HBO original Dec 18
Documentary, 2019
Her Smell Dec 30
Drama/Music, 2019
The Outsider Season 1 HBO original Jan 12
TV/Drama/Horror
The New Pope Miniseries HBO original Jan 13
TV/Drama

 

NEW & UPCOMING STREAMING RELEASES
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Comments (1)

  • BlackBarney  

    You guys used to have comprehensive listings of the best shows and movies on HBO. Do those lists no longer exist? I loved those. It would also be great if ever you could incorporate Showtime into your streaming guides (Crave TV streams everything that is on HBO and Showtime, and more I think...). Thanks!

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