New on HBO Max: December 2022
Is anyone else getting into the stream-mas spirit? All you streamers must be on the nice list because HBO Max is offering a sleigh-full of new movies and TV shows this month. Kicking us off, HBO Max gives us the gift of Martin McDonaugh’s highly acclaimed film The Banshees of Inisherin, starring Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, and Kerry Condon. Did someone wish for an adrenaline-pumping film? HBO Max will also launch the Dwayne Johnson-led action-packed superhero movie Black Adam! To top off the holidays, there are plenty of TV shows to enjoy in December, such as the second season of the Joshua Safran-created Gossip Girl reboot and the series adaptation of Philip Pullman’s fantasy trilogy His Dark Materials.
Get that holiday onesie on and fire up your stunning 4K quality Roku TV! Here’s all the streaming goodness coming to HBO Max in December.
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Top TV series releases on HBO Max in December
- Doom Patrol – Doom Patrol reimagines one of DC’s most beloved groups of Super Heroes, all of whom suffered a horrible accident that gave them superhuman abilities, but also left them scarred and disfigured. Part support group, part Super Hero team, the Doom Patrol is a band of superpowered freaks who fight for a world that wants nothing to do with them.
- His Dark Materials – The final season of the epic HBO Original Series. A young girl is destined to liberate her world from the grip of the Magisterium which represses people’s ties to magic and their animal spirits known as daemons.
- Gossip Girl – Eight years after the original website went dark, a new generation of New York private school teens are introduced to the social surveillance of Gossip Girl. The prestige series will address just how much social media — and the landscape of New York itself — has changed in the intervening years.
- South Side — A pair of recent community college graduates look to become entrepreneurs in Chicago’s South Side.
- I Hate Suzie — A female celebrity has her whole life upended when her phone is hacked and a photo of her in an extremely compromising position emerges.
- Random Acts of Flyness — Late-night series from artist Terence Nance featuring a mix of vérité documentary, musical performances, surrealist melodrama and humorous animation as a stream-of-consciousness response to the contemporary American mediascape.
- Branson — A four-part series on the adventures and antics of billionaire businessman Richard Branson where he reveals the ups and downs of a man driven by risk taking in both his business and personal life, reflecting on the costs and rewards of his lifelong, relentless optimism and boundary-pushing.
- Sex Diaries — Verité documentary series based on New York Magazine’s column about sex and dating today. Each episode is structured as a diary – timestamped and chronological and would weaves two subjects’ stories, outlining a week in the life, in real- time, of everyday New Yorkers as they navigate their sex and love lives.
- Sort Of — Follows a gender-fluid millennial who straddles various identities, exposing the identities and labels that are no longer applicable.
Watch Black Adam on December 16 | Download HBO Max on The Roku Channel
Top movie releases on HBO Max in December
- Black Adam – The World needed a hero, it got Black Adam. A spin-off from ‘Shazam!’ centering on the film’s anti-hero, Black Adam.
- The Banshees of Inisherin – Two lifelong friends find themselves at an impasse when one abruptly ends their relationship, with alarming consequences for both of them.
- Amsterdam – Set in the ’30s, it follows three friends who witness a murder, become suspects themselves, and uncover one of the most outrageous plots in American history.
Scheduled releases coming to HBO Max in December 2022:
- 10,000 B.C.
- 1, 2, 3 All Eyes on Me
- Cop Land
- Corazon de Mezquite (Mezquite’s Heart)
- Draft Day
- Entre Nos: Carmen and Alfred
- Entre Nos: LA Meets NY
- Entre Nos: The Winners 3
- Entre Nos: What She Said
- Escape Plan
- Escape Plan 2: Hades
- Everyday People
- Explota Explota (My Heart Goes Boom!)
- Game Change
- Hellraiser: Hellseeker
- The Perfect Host
- The Secret Garden
- The Secret Life of Bees
- Sin Senas Particulares
- Skin Can Breathe
- Star Trek III: The Search for Spock
- Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
- Star Trek: Insurrection
- Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home
- Star Trek: Nemesis
- Star Trek: The Motion Picture
- Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country
- Uno Para Todos (One for All)
- 12 Rounds
- Gossip Girl (Season 2)
- Sort Of (Season 2)
- My Gift: A Christmas Special from Carrie Underwood
- Gone Girl
- His Dark Materials (Season 3)
- Battle of the Super Sons
- Identidad Tomada (Taken Identity)
- Doom Patrol (Season 4A)
- South Side (Season 3)
- A Star is Born
- Random Acts of Flyness (Season 2)
- The Banshees of Inisherin
- Black Adam
- Sex Diaries
- Ranch to Table (Season 3)
- The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
- See How They Run
- I Hate Suzie (Season 2)
- Family Dinner (Season 3)
- The Established Home (Season 2)
- Shadow Dancer