HBO NOW Highlights — December 2016

Photo: Keanu (Courtesy of Warner Bros). Please note this is a promotional photo for press only.

The end of the year means highly anticipated conclusions for several new HBO series, plus a whole batch of new movies to help fill those extra hours cuddled up on the couch during holiday break. ’Tis the season for some HBO binging!

Photo: Pete Holmes: Faces and Sounds (Credit: Chuck Hodes/HBO). Please note this is a promotional photo for press only.

Season finales for December include the acclaimed new drama series Westworld, the Sarah Jessica Parker comedy Divorce and the sketch comedy show Tracey Ullman’s Show. New programming will include the stand-up special Pete Holmes: Faces and Sounds, a new Vice Special Report that examines the country’s bitter political divisions, and three new documentaries: The Trans List, an exploration of the experiences of Americans who identify as transgender from director Timothy Greenfield-Sanders (The Out List, The Latino List); Risky Drinking, a case-study look at the risks of alcohol use and the ways in which the medical community views and treats “risky drinkers” from Oscar® and Emmy®-winning filmmaker Ellen Goosenberg Kent; and Every Brilliant Thing, a unique film from Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato about depression and the lengths we will go to for those we love.

New theatrical highlights include 2016 releases like Keanu, My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2, Midnight Special and Hail Caesar!, while new and classic films such as Dumb and Dumber, Ghost, Jupiter Ascending, Mistress America and Scarface will leave the service at the end of the month.

Photos (L-R): Snakes on a Plane (Courtesy of New Line Cinema); My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (Courtesy of Universal Studios); Dumb and Dumber (Courtesy of New Line Television). Please note these are promotional photos for press only.

New Original Programming:
Pete Holmes: Faces and Sounds (12/3)
The Trans List (12/5)
Vice Special Report: A House Divided (12/9)
HBO First Look: Hidden Figures (12/12)
Risky Drinking (12/19)
Every Brilliant Thing (12/26)

Season Finales
Tracey Ullman’s Show (12/2)
Westworld, Season 1 (12/4)
Divorce, Season 1 (12/11)
Chumel con Chumel Torres, Season 1 (12/19)
Magnica ’70, Season 2 (12/19)

Theatrical Premieres:
Keanu, 2016 (12/3)
Self/Less, 2015 (12/9)
My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2, 2016 (12/10)
Midnight Special, 2016 (12/17)
Puerto Ricans in Paris, 2015 (12/23)
Hail, Caesar!, 2016 (12/24)
Criminal, 2016 (12/31)

Photos (L-R): The Bourne Ultimatum (Courtesy of Universal Pictures); Scarface (Courtesy of Universal) ; Hail, Caesar! (Courtesy of Universal Studios). Please note these are promotional photos for press only.

Estrenos:
Luces brillantes (aka Shine a Light), 2015 (12/1)
Baires, 2015 (12/2)
Vacaciones en familia (aka Family Holidays), 2014 (12/9)
Guerras ajenas (aka Wars of Others), 2016 (12/14)

Starting December 1:
Any Given Sunday, 1999
Assassins, 1995
Cop Land, 1997
The Family Man, 2000
Gentleman Broncos, 2009
The Green Mile, 1999
High Anxiety, 1977
License to Wed, 2007
Mr. Baseball, 1992
My Big Fat Greek Wedding, 2002
My Blue Heaven, 1990
P.S. I Love You, 2007
Redemption, 2013
A Serious Man, 2009
Singles, 1992
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2, 2008
They Live, 1988
Wildcats, 1986

Ending December 31
Bad Santa, 2003
Black Sea, 2014
The Bourne Ultimatum, 2007
The Boy Next Door, 2015
Catacombs, 2007
Deep Blue Sea, 1999
Dog Day Afternoon, 1975
Dumb and Dumber, 1994
Eight Legged Freaks, 2002
The Fantastic Four, 2015
Ghost, 1990
High Fidelity, 2000
Joy Ride, 2001
Jupiter Ascending, 2015
Lost in Space, 1998
The Man from U.N.C.L.E., 2015
MI-5, 2015
Mistress in America, 2015
Naked Lunch, 1991
National Treasure, 2004
Next Friday, 2000
Not Another Teen Movie, 2001
Ocean’s Thirteen, 2007
Pan, 2015
Poltergeist, 1982
Reindeer Games, 2000
Say Anything…, 1989
Scarface, 1983
Scent of a Woman, 1992
Snakes on a Plane, 2006

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