What's Coming to HBO Max in August 2020? Full List of Releases

My oh my, how the days have flown by. It seems as though it was just yesterday when we were skimming through a new roster of shows and movies available on HBO Max, and here we are, again, preparing to do the same with a new batch of titles that are making their way to the streaming platform.

There's plenty to look forward to on HBO Max in August, including a slew of new original titles like Seth Rogan's newest comedy, An American Pickle, and a delectable new cooking series, Selena + Chef. You most certainly will want to check out Ravi Patel's explorative new docuseries, Pursuit of Happiness, along with the second season finale of the DC Universe fan-favorite Doom Patrol.

So get your calendars ready and save the dates for all the movies and TV shows coming to HBO Max in August. Read them all below.

What's Coming to HBO Max in August
Seth Rogan appears in "An American Pickle," premiering on HBO Max on August 6, 2020. Courtesy of HBO Max

Asterisks indicate an original HBO title.

August 1

10,000 BC

All the President's Men

Altered States

Bad Influence

Barefoot in the Park

Barkleys of Broadway

Batman (1989)

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


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 and 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)


Without Limits

Yes Man

August 2

I'll Be Gone In The Dark, Docuseries Finale

August 3

*HBO Asia's Invisible Stories

August 4



Mob Psycho, Season 1

Promised Neverland, Season 1

Puella Magi Madoka Magica

*The Swamp, Documentary Premiere

August 5

Top Gear, Season 26

August 6

*An American Pickle, Film Premiere

Doom Patrol, Season 2 Finale

Esme & Roy, Season 2B

*On The Trail: Inside the 2020 Primaries, Documentary Premiere

Sesame Street Elmo's Playdate: Scavenger Hunt

August 7

Habla Now

August 8

Richard Jewell

Tower of God

August 9

Perry Mason, Season 1 Finale

August 11

*Hard Knocks '20: Los Angeles, Series Premiere

August 12

*Yusuf Hawkins: Storm Over Brooklyn

Awkwafina is Nora from Queens, Season 1

August 13

Infinity Train, Season 3 Premiere

August 14

Carmen Y Lola, 2020 (HBO)

August 15

Birds Of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn), 2020

August 16:

*Lovecraft Country, Series Premiere

August 18

Looney Tunes, Batch 3

Smurfs, Season 2

Top Gear, Season 27

August 20

The Fungies, Season 1A

August 21

No Quiero Ser Tu Hermano (I Don't Want to Be Your Brother), 2020

August 22

Queen & Slim, 2019

August 23

Mia's Magic Playground

August 24

I May Destroy You, Season 1 Finale

August 27

*Ravi Patel's Pursuit of Happiness, Docuseries Premiere

August 28

Seneca, 2019

Steven Universe Future, Season 6

August 29

The Way Back, 2020