Wondering what you should watch on Max?
Former HBO Max subscribers aren’t missing out on anything with Warner Bros. Discovery’s revamped streaming service. Max streams all of HBO Max, from Warner Bros. movies like Dune to HBO originals like Tony Hawk: Until the Wheels Fall Off.
Here are the titles you should check out, plus new releases for this month. And here’s more on Max, which unites the HBO Max and Discovery Plus libraries.
New releases for May
HBO Max became Max on May 23 in the US.
- Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014): Spy film starring Taron Egerton and Colin Firth. A supersecret organization recruits an unrefined street kid into the agency’s ultracompetitive training program.
- Parasite (2019): Thriller directed by Bong Joon-ho. Greed and class discrimination threaten the newly formed symbiotic relationship between the wealthy Park family and the destitute Kim clan.
- 1000% Me: Growing Up Mixed (2023): Documentary. Comedian W. Kamau Bell explores growing up mixed race in today’s America.
- Legion of Super-Heroes (2023): Animated superhero film. At the Legion Academy in the 31st century, a new generation of heroes hones their powers with hopes of joining the Legion of Super-Heroes.
- The Conjuring (2013): Horror film directed by James Wan. It tells the tale of how world-renowned paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren were called on to help a family terrorized by a dark presence.
- Love to Love You, Donna Summer (2023): Documentary about singer-songwriter Donna Summer. It’s a deeply personal portrait of the iconic artist on and off stage.
- Shazam! Fury of the Gods (2023): Superhero film. It continues the story of teenage Billy Batson who, upon reciting the magic word “SHAZAM!,” is transformed into his adult superhero alter ego, Shazam.
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The best movies to watch
The films below consist of notable new releases and blockbusters, HBO and Max Originals and Warner Bros. films made exclusively for HBO Max. All score around 65 or higher on Metacritic.