HBO Max: these are the 10 movies you can’t stop watching on the streaming platform

has arrived in Latin America with a broader catalog of movies and series. Since Tuesday, June 29, the platform is already available in the region, with a series of offers as part of its entry into the region’s market. In the vastness of content, here we recommend 10 films, of various genres and periods, so that you can start enjoying this new entertainment space.

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It has already been spoken of the contents that HBO Max will offer in its debut in Latin America. For example, there is the reunion of the cast of “Friends“, As well as that of”Sex and The City“, Whose series will be remastered: in better quality.

The new subscription plans of the platform, which will now have more facilities for those who already had HBO Go or those who will join for the first time.

In this way, here we present you 10 movies as options to get the best out of the wide and varied.

“Wonder Woman 1984” (Foto: HBO Max)

10 MOVIES TO WATCH ON HBO MAX

10. CASABLANCA

A masterpiece. This has been considered “Casablanca”(1942), film directed by Michael Curtiz, and starring Humphrey Bogart e Ingrid Bergman. It is a love story, with many additional readings, in the context of the Nazism. In addition, it has become one of the most remembered and influential films even of the films that escape from Hollywood.

HBO Max these are the 10 movies you cant stop

9. SNYDER CUT

Zack Snyde’s Justice Leaguer ”(2021) is the expected version of the director Zack Snyder about him DC universe. It lasts 4 hours but for the followers of the darkest look of these superheroes it can even fall short. The cast is made up of Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot), Superman (Henry Cavill), Batman (Ben Affleck), among others.

When Darkseid threatened the earth for the first time, Zeus, the gods, the humans, the Atlanteans, the Green Lantern Corps, and the Amazon warriors united to face him and managed to defeat him. (Photo: DC)
When Darkseid threatened the earth for the first time, Zeus, the gods, the humans, the Atlanteans, the Green Lantern Corps, and the Amazon warriors united to face him and managed to defeat him. (Photo: DC)

8. WONDER WOMAN 1984

Wonder Woman 1984”(2020) was also one of the most recent films that generated excitement among DC fans. However, its development has left fans divided: between celebration and booing. Gal Gadot returns as Diana Prince, during the Cold War, in a story applauded for the action scenes but criticized for the script.

7. BEFORE DAWN

The movie “Before dawnr ”(1995) is the beginning of the director’s“ Before ”trilogy Richard Linklater. In this story, Jesse (Ethan Hawke) y Céline (Julie delpy) meet on a train and decide to spend a whole day in One, before he returns to the United States and she to France. One of the most intense, simple and very well told love films in the history of cinema. And it is part of the club of the scores of the 100% from Rotten Tomatoes.

The film closes director Richard Linklater's romantic trilogy, consisting of 'Before Sunrise' (1995) and 'Before Sunset' (2004). (Diffusion)
The film closes director Richard Linklater’s romantic trilogy, consisting of ‘Before Sunrise’ (1995) and ‘Before Sunset’ (2004). (Diffusion)

6. THE LIGHTHOUSE

The lighthouse”(2019), directed by Robert Eggers, is an option if you want to enjoy a movie of terror different, without the typical, sudden and overwhelming sound effects of typical horror films. Cataloged as a psychological horror film, it has Willem Dafoe Y Robert pattinson in the main characters: two lighthouse keepers who go crazy at the lighthouse after being isolated by a storm. All in black and white and with a tale of Edgar Allan Poe as an argument trigger. Safety pin.

William Defoe y Robert Pattinson.
William Defoe y Robert Pattinson.

5. BATMAN: THE NIGHT KNIGHT

Batman: The Dark Knight”(2008) is one of the films that changed everything about the approach to superhero stories. Christopher Nolan, director of the film, delivers an intriguing script, with ethical, moral and social conflicts, which put in check Batman (Christian Bale) that he must not only use his muscles and his technology but also his brain to end the Joker played by the great Heath Ledger.

Batman, the Dark Knight and other superhero movies are available on streaming platforms like Netflix (Photo: Warner Bros.)
Batman, the Dark Knight and other superhero movies are available on streaming platforms like Netflix (Photo: Warner Bros.)

4. INTERSTELLAR

Continuing with another masterpiece of Nolan, in “Interstellar”(2014) return the questions about the values ​​of humanity, its authorities (scientists) in a dystopian future in which a group of astronauts They enter a wormhole to reach a new planet for humans. It is a story of Science fiction with a brilliant cast made up of Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Michael Caine.

Anne Hathaway en Interstellar
Anne Hathaway en Interstellar

3. ¡SCOOBY!

¡Scooby!”(2020) was planned to be released in theaters but the coronavirus pandemic stopped it, but it was still successful on digital platforms such as rentals. The tape is directed by Tony Cervone and is computer-animated in 3D. Scooby, Shaggy, Fred, Daphne Y Vilma They have a new adventure to save the world from the plans of Pierre Nodoyuna. A movie for the whole family.

The quintessential cowardly dog ​​Scooby Doo returns in this computer graphics movie, which also features other classic Hanna-Barbera characters like the Blue Falcon. The film features the voices of actors such as Mark Wahlberg, Gina Rodriguez, and Zac Efron. (Source: HBO Max)
The quintessential cowardly dog ​​Scooby Doo returns in this computer graphics movie, which also features other classic Hanna-Barbera characters like the Blue Falcon. The film features the voices of actors such as Mark Wahlberg, Gina Rodriguez, and Zac Efron. (Source: HBO Max)

2. JOKER

If you didn’t see the “Joker”(” Joker) in the cinema in 2019 for various reasons, this is your opportunity to give the film directed by Todd Phillips. Although the Chilean writer Alberto Fuguet is quite right to say that it is almost a carbon copy of “The king of comedy” from Martin Scorsese, the magnificent performance and characterization of Joaquin Phoenix as the villain.

Joaquin Phoenix won the Oscar for his role as Arthur Fleck (Photo: Joker / Warner Bros.)
Joaquin Phoenix won the Oscar for his role as Arthur Fleck (Photo: Joker / Warner Bros.)

1. CITIZEN KANE

Citizen Kane”(1941) is one of the cinematographic jewels made by the great Orson Welles. For many, it is the best film not only by the American director but of all time. Was his debut, starred in it, and won the praise of critics for the structure of the story, the photography, among other elements that make this film a masterpiece. For this tape, Welles would receive his only Oscar for best original screenplay, along with Herman J. Mankiewicz, screenwriter whose story has been taken to “Mank” (Netflix).

Orson Welles directed and starred in
Orson Welles directed and starred in “Citizen Kane” in 1941.
HBO Max | The series that will be available on the streaming platform
HBO Max | The series that will be available on the null streaming platform

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