What's coming and going on HBO Now in August.
August brings two Academy Award winners to HBO — “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,” with Oscar-winning performances by Francis McDormand and Sam Rockwell, and “Darkest Hour,” which won for actor Gary Oldman and his makeup as Winston Churchill — and the all-star Agatha Christie mystery “Murder on the Orient Express” with Kenneth Branagh as Hercule Poirot.
August also marks the launch of two new series — the free-form late-night program “Random Acts of Flyness” and animated “Esme & Roy,” for young kids from the producers of “Sesame Street”— and new seasons of “Animals,” “Ballers” and “Insecure.”
Older titles coming back to the service include the Coen Brothers’ “Fargo”; “The Blind Side,” starring Sandra Bullock; “The Fugitive” with Harrison Ford and sequel “U.S. Marshals” with Tommy Lee Jones; and “Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang” with Robert Downey Jr.
New on streaming services in August 2018
- New on Netflix: Matt Groening's 'Disenchantment'; 'Like Father'; 'Ozark'
- New on Amazon: 'Jack Ryan,' 'Ordeal by Innocence,' '#MeToo: Now What?'
- New on HBO: 'Three Billboards,' 'Darkest Hour,' 'Random Acts of Flyness'
- New on Video on Demand: 'Avengers: Infinity War,' 'Deadpool 2,' 'Tag'
- New on Hulu in August 2018: 'Borg vs McEnroe,' 'The Beatles,' 'Mother!'
Among the films leaving at the end of August are the “Back to the Future” trilogy, Oscar-winning musical “West Side Story,” small-scale Western “In a Valley of Violence” and the “Sex and the City” movie.
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Here’s the complete calendar of what’s coming to HBO Now, HBO Go and HBO On Demand in August — original programming, first-run movies, and films from the past couple of decades — and what’s leaving. Dates are subject to change without notice.
Aranyelet (aka Golden Life), Seasons 1 and 2 (8/1)
Animals: Season 3 Premiere (8/3)
Random Acts of Flyness: Series Premiere (8/3)
Hard Knocks: Season 13 Premiere (8/8)
Ballers: Season 4 Premiere (8/12)
Insecure: Season 3 Premiere (8/12)
Esme & Roy: Season 1 Premiere (8/18)
Succession: Season 1 Finale (8/5)
Sharp Objects: Season 1 Finale (8/26)
Drew Michael (8/25)
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017, 8/4)
Murder on the Orient Express (2017, 8/11)
Darkest Hour (2017, 8/18)
Father Figures (2017, 8/25)
Estrenos (Spanish-language premieres)
Mamartuile (2017, 8/1)
Valentina (2016, 8/1)
Los Buscadores (aka Gold Seekers, 2017, 8/3)
Taco Shop (2018, 8/10)
Starting August 1
17 Again (2009)
The Blind Side (2009)
The Fugitive (1993)
The Good Lie (2014)
Heaven Can Wait (1978)
The Hunted (2003)
It’s Complicated (2009)
Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang (2005)
Land of the Lost (2009)
Murder by Numbers (2002)
New Jack City (1991)
The Nutty Professor (1996)
Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (2000)
Super Troopers (2002)
The Terminal (2004)
The Truth About Charlie (2002)
U.S. Marshals (1998)
The Verdict (1982)
Ending August 2
All Eyez on Me (2017)
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel (2009)
Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)
Back to the Future (1985)
Back to the Future Part II (1989)
Back to the Future Part III (1990)
Big Miracle (2012)
Captain Ron (1992)
Everything, Everything (2017)
Final Destination (2000)
Friday the 13th (2009)
Gone in 60 Seconds (2000)
Halloween: Resurrection (2002)
In a Valley of Violence (2016)
Johnson Family Vacation (2004)
Observe and Report (2009)
Pearl Harbor (2001)
Richie Rich (1994)
Sex and the City (2008)
Stick It (2006)
The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl (2005)
The Final Destination (2009)
The Great Muppet Caper (1981)
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (2005)
The Italian Job (2003)
Tremors II: Aftershocks (1996)
Tremors 3: Back to Perfection (2001)
Tremors 4: The Legend Begins (2017)
West Side Story (1961)
Win a Date with Tad Hamilton! (2004)
Wyatt Earp (1994)