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Everything Coming to HBO Max in August

From blockbuster films to star-studded new originals, here’s everything coming to HBO Max in August!

Max Originals debuting in the month include Selena + Chef, an unscripted 10-episode cooking series starring and executive produced by Selena Gomez, comedy film An American Pickle, starring Seth Rogen as Herschel Greenbaum, a struggling laborer who immigrated to America in 1919 with dreams of building a better life for his beloved family.

Also hitting the service is Ravi Patel’s Pursuit of Happiness, a four-part docu-series following Patel’s travels to regions worldwide for cultural explanation and discussion, documentary Class Action Park and the second season finale of the DC Universe fan-favorite, Doom Patrol. Hit films including BatmanBlade Runner: The Final CutElf, Kung Fu PandaOcean’s Eleven, and Wedding Crashers will also join HBO Max.

HBO Originals debuting this August includes the new drama series Lovecraft Country. The documentary premiere of Yusuf Hawkins: Storm Over Brooklyn will join the streaming service this month, and to top it off, the season finales of Perry Mason, I’ll Be Gone in the Dark, and I May Destroy You will be available to stream on the platform.

Blockbuster films, including Academy Award®-winner for Best Adapted Screenplay Jojo RabbitRichard JewellBirds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) and Walk the Line will join the HBO service this month.

Check out the full listing of titles arriving to HBO Max below:

Everything Coming to HBO Max
(Courtesy of HBO Max)

Exact dates to be announced:

Class Action Park (Documentary Premiere)

  •  Class Action Park is the first ever documentary on the world’s most dangerous amusement park, Action Park, that had its heyday in the 80s and 90sand was a staple for anyone who grew up in New Jersey.

Selena + Chef (Series Premiere)

  • The unscripted 10-episode cooking series features the multi-platinum selling recording artist, actress, producer, entrepreneur, and philanthropist as she navigates unfamiliar territory: making delicious meals while stuck at home in quarantine.

August 1:

10,000 BC

All the President’s Men

Altered States

Awkwafina is Nora from Queens (Season 1)

Bad Influence

Barefoot in the Park

Barkleys of Broadway


Batman & Robin

Batman Begins

Batman Forever

Batman Returns

The Bear

Bee Season

Before Sunrise

Before Sunset

Biloxi Blues

Blade Runner: The Final Cut

Blue Crush

The Candidate 1972


The Change-Up (Unrated Version)

Chariots of Fire


The Dark Knight

The Dishwasher

Driving Miss Daisy


The First Grader

The First Wives Club


Flying Down to Rio

Flying Leathernecks

Fool’s Gold


The Fugitive

The Gay Divorcee

Get on Up

Go Tell It on the Mountain

Grace Unplugged

Hard to Kill

Harley Quinn (Seasons 1 & 2)

Highlander: The Final Dimension

Highlander IV: Endgame

The Hindenburg


House of Wax

House Party

House Party 2

House Party: Tonight’s the Night

How to Be a Player

Idiocracy (Extended Version)

Interview with the Vampire

Jeremiah Johnson

Jim Thorpe: All-American

Jojo Rabbit

Kung Fu Panda

Kung Fu Panda 2


Leprechaun 2

Leprechaun 3

Leprechaun 4: In Space

Leprechaun: Origins

The Long Kiss Goodnight

The Lost Boys: The Thirst

The Lost Boys: The Tribe (Unrated Version)

Love Field


Lying And Stealing

The Marine (Unrated Version)

Martha Marcy May Marlene

Marvin’s Room



Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium

Murder at 1600

The Mustang

My Blue Heaven

My Sister’s Keeper


New Year’s Eve

Ocean’s Eleven

On Dangerous Ground

On Golden Pond



Raise the Titanic


Romeo Must Die

Savages (Unrated Version)

Say It Isn’t So



South Central

Spy Game

Steven Universe Movie

The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle


Swing Time

They Live by Night

Things Never Said

Three Days of the Condor

Time Bandits

Top Hat

Two Minutes of Fame

Walk the Line (Extended Version)

Wedding Crashers

Without Limits

Yes Man

August 2:

I’ll Be Gone In The Dark (Docu-Series Finale)

August 3:

HBO Asia’s Invisible Stories

  • Invisible Stories, a six-episode half-hour drama series from HBO Asia, tells the untold stories from the fictional neighbourhood housing estate in multicultural Singapore.

August 4:



Mob Psycho (Season 1)

Promised Neverland (Season 1)

Puella Magi Madoka Magica

The Swamp (Documentary Premiere)

August 6:

An American Pickle (Film Premiere)

  • An American Pickle, directed by Brandon Trost, is based on Simon Rich’s New Yorker novella and stars Seth Rogen as Herschel Greenbaum, a struggling laborer who immigrates to America in 1919 with dreams of building a better life for his beloved family.

Doom Patrol (Season 2 Finale)

Esme & Roy (Season 2B)

On The Trail: Inside the 2020 Primaries (Documentary Premiere)

August 7:

Habla Now

August 8:

Richard Jewell

August 9:

Perry Mason (Season Finale)

August 11:

Hard Knocks ’20: Los Angeles (Series Premiere)

  • HBO Sports, NFL Films and the two Los Angeles-based NFL franchises, The Chargers and Rams, are teaming up for an unprecedented and unfiltered all-access look at what it takes to make it in the National Football League.

August 12:

Yusuf Hawkins: Storm Over Brooklyn

  • Yusuf Hawkins: Storm Over Brooklyn tells the story of Yusuf Hawkins, a black teenager who was murdered in 1989 by a group of young white men in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn. Yusuf Hawkins’ death and the official response to it sparked outrage in New York, unleashing a torrent of racial tension and spurring tireless civil rights activism that exposed deep racial prejudices and inequities which continue to plague the country today. 

August 13:

Infinity Train (Season 3 Premiere)

August 14:

Carmen Y Lola (a.k.a. Carmen And Lola)

August 15:

Birds Of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

August 16:

Lovecraft Country (Series Premiere)

  • Based on the novel of the same name by Matt Ruff, the ten-episode series follows Atticus Freeman as he journeys with his childhood friend Letitia and his uncle George on a road trip from Chicago across 1950s Jim Crow America in search of his missing father Montrose. Their search-and-rescue turns into a struggle to survive and overcome both the racist terrors of white America and monstrous creatures that could be ripped from an H.P. Lovecraft paperback.

August 18:

Looney Tunes (Batch 3)

Smurfs (Season 2)

August 20:

The Fungies (Season 1A)

Singletown (Season 1)

August 21:

No Quiero Ser Tu Hermano (a.k.a. I Don’t Want to Be Your Brother)

August 22:

Queen & Slim

August 23:

Mia’s Magic Playground

August 24:

I May Destroy You (Finale)

August 27:

Ravi Patel’s Pursuit of Happiness (Docuseries Premiere)

  • The four-part buddy comedy docuseries follows actor/documentarian/philanthropist Ravi Patel as he travels the world seeking answers surrounding life’s universal questions. 

August 28:


Steven Universe Future (Season 6)

August 29:

The Way Back

[Via HBO Max Press Release]

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