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HBO NOW April 2020 Highlights Announced


The HBO NOW April 2020 lineup has been revealed and includes theatrical premieres, original programming, series premieres, and more.

The HBO NOW April 2020 programming includes the premieres of Run, a romantic comedic thriller starring Emmy winner Merritt Wever and Domhnall Gleeson; and HBO Films’ Bad Education, which stars Academy Award nominee Hugh Jackman and Golden Globe winner Allison Janney in a story inspired by true events about an embezzlement scheme that surfaces and threatens to destroy a popular Long Island school district’s reputation.

April also brings the much-awaited premiere of We’re Here with renowned drag queens Bob the Drag Queen, Eureka O’Hara and Shangela Laquifa Wadley and the fourth season return of Insecure.

RELATED: HBO April 2020 Schedule and Cinemax Highlights

Bad Education on HBO NOW

April marks the finale of The Plot Against America and the end of High Maintenance’s fourth season. Hit theatricals include horror flick It Chapter Two with Jessica Chastain, James McAvoy (His Dark Materials) and Bill Hader (Barry), coming-of-age comedy Good Boys, and Stuber with Kumail Nanjiani (Silicon Valley).

American Pie, Die Hard, Slumdog Millionaire, The Kids Are Alright starring Mark Ruffalo, and The Lovely Bones, also premiere in the month.

Plus, it’s your last chance to watch Mary Queen of Scots, Mr. Bean’s Holiday, Rush Hour 2, and The Object of My Affection before the films leave the service at the end of April.

HBO NOW April 2020 Theatrical Premieres:

Dragged Across Concrete, 2018 (4/1)

Galveston, 2018 (4/1)

Good Boys, 2019 (4/4)

It: Chapter 2, 2019 (4/11)

Stuber, 2019 (4/18)

Original Programming:

Bad Education (4/25)

Autism: The Sequel (4/28)

Atlanta's Missing and Murdered

Series Premieres:

Atlanta’s Missing and Murdered: The Lost Children, Docuseries Premiere (4/5)

Insecure, Season 4 Premiere (4/12)

Run, Series Premiere (4/12)

Entre Hombre, Series Premiere (4/19)

Shadows, Season 3 (4/20)

We’re Here, Series Premiere (4/23)

Series Finales:

High Maintenance, Season 4 Finale (4/3)

The Plot Against America, Series Finale (4/20)


Ola De Crimenes (AKA Crime Wave), 2020 (4/3)

Pepito, 2019 (4/3)

Slipping Into Darkness, 2019 (4/3)

The Serenade (AKA La Serenata), 2019 (4/3)

Las Herederas (AKA The Heiresses), 2020 (4/17)

2019 Latinx Short Film Competition Winners:

Pepito, 2019 (4/3)

Slipping Into Darkness, 2019 (4/3)

The Serenade (AKA La Serenata), 2019 (4/3)

Starting on HBO NOW April 1:

Alpha and Omega, 2010

Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked, 2011

American Pie, 1999

American Pie 2, 2001

American Wedding, 2003

Becoming Jane, 2007

Clockstoppers, 2002

Daylight, 1996

Die Hard, 1988

Die Hard 2, 1990

Die Hard with a Vengeance, 1995

Drop Dead Fred, 1991

The Family Stone, 2005

The Flintstones, 1994

The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas, 2000

Glee: The 3D Concert Movie (Extended Version), 2011

The Great Gilly Hopkins, 2015

The Judge, 2014

The Kids Are All Right, 2010

The Lovely Bones, 2009

Loving, 2016

Monte Carlo, 2011

The Nice Guys, 2016

The Predator, 2018

Slumdog Millionaire, 2008

Something Wild, 1986

Sophie’s Choice, 1982

Team America: World Police, 2004

Ulee’s Gold, 1997

War Dogs, 2016

Water for Elephants, 2011

Xanadu, 1980

Ending April 26:

Kit Kittredge: An American Girl, 2008

Ending HBO NOW April 30:

Bruce Almighty, 2003

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, 2010

Cyborg, 1989

The Darkness, 2016

The Day After Tomorrow, 2004

George of the Jungle, 1997

Good Boy!, 2003

Hedwig and the Angry Inch, 2001

Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey, 1993

Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco, 1996

The Ladykillers, 2004

Mary Queen of Scots, 2018

Men of Honor, 2000

The Mule, 2018

Mr. Bean’s Holiday, 2007

My Soul to Take, 2010

The Object of My Affection, 1998

Out of Sight, 1998

Puss in Boots, 2011

Religulous, 2008

Rush Hour 2, 2001

The Parallax View, 1974

Upgrade, 2018

Welcome to Marwen, 2018

Won’t You Be My Neighbor?, 2018

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Mirko Parlevliet
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