Take your pick of the best brand-new movie debuts, from sci-fi thriller Reminiscence with an all-star cast and new HBO Original series and season premieres, to the most anticipated DC fan event ever on HBO GO and more
The Best of HBO Originals
Brand-new HBO Asia Original Series Who’s By Your Side gives viewers insights into the ups and downs of interpersonal relationships and married life while Hacks explores the generational divide in a mentor-mentee relationship. Brand-new documentary, 15 Minutes of Shame, delves into the pain of public lives gone wrong.
Meanwhile, a host of HBO Original Series make a comeback with new seasons that deliver drama, comedy and more. Fans of the high-powered Roy family get another season of internecine family disputes in Succession S3, while romantic comedy anthology Love Life S2 premieres on October 28 and Selena +Chef delivers on light-hearted entertainment, premiering in October.
Who’s By Your Side
(HBO Asia Original Series)
Premieres with two episodes on Sunday, October 3 at 9pm on HBO GO & HBO (Astro Ch 411). A new episode premieres every subsequent Sunday.
Directed by Golden Bell-winning director Peter Ho, this dark Taiwanese suspense series spans 10 hour-long episodes that explore relationship issues and marital challenges. Moreover, it demonstrates the painful dilemmas couples face, presented through a unique lens on their daily lives. Stars Kaiser Chuang, Ning Chang, Vivian Hsu, Ivan Chen, Lu Hsueh-Feng, Ellen Wu, Michael Chang and Chiao Yuan Yuan.
15 Minutes of Shame
(HBO Max Original Documentary)
Premieres Thursday, October 7 on HBO GO
A timely, eye-opening roller coaster ride through the world of public shaming and cancel culture, documentary film examines social behaviour through the eyes of individuals who have been publicly shamed or cyber harassed. Executive produced by Monica Lewinsky and Max Joseph, who also directed the documentary, explore this pressing and unaddressed issue of modern life.
(HBO Max Original Series)
Premieres Monday, October 11 on HBO GO
This comedy series explores the complicated mentorship that forms between Deborah Vance, a legendary Las Vegas comedian, and Ava, an entitled, outcast 25-year-old. Tackling the generational gap, this critically acclaimed series received 3 wins at the 73rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for Jean Smart. Stars Jean Smart and Hannah Einbinder.
(HBO Original Series)
Premieres same time as the U.S. on Monday, October 18 at 9am on HBO GO & HBO (Astro Ch 411)
Logan Roy, aging head of the family and family-owned conglomerate, finds himself in a precarious position as his rebellious son Kendall attempts to assert control. Now in its third season, the critically-acclaimed series follows the ongoing familial, political, and financial alliances that give rise to increasing tensions as a bitter corporate battle threatens to turn into a family civil war. At the 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards, Season 2 picked up seven awards which included wins for Outstanding Drama Series and Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for Jeremy Strong. Stars Brian Cox, Jeremy Strong, Sarah Snook, and Kieran Culkin.
The Best Action and Sci-Fi Premieres
Heroes don’t need to wear capes; they just do the right thing. In La Brea, survivors of a massive sinkhole attempt to get back to their loved ones, and a private investigator is determined to uncover the truth behind his client’s disappearance in Reminiscence.
Premieres Monday, October 4 on HBO GO
In this action thriller, a private investigator of the mind who specialises in accessing lost memories finds his life forever changed when he takes on a new client, only to have her disappear. As he fights to find the truth about Mae’s disappearance, he uncovers a violent conspiracy. Stars Hugh Jackman, Rebecca Ferguson and Thandiwe Newton.
Premieres Wednesday, October 6 on HBO GO
A massive sinkhole opens in the middle of Los Angeles, pulling hundreds of people and buildings into its depths. Survivors find themselves in a mysterious and dangerous primeval land while others desperately seek to understand what has happened. Amidst the turmoil, one family torn apart by this disaster will have to unlock the secrets of this inexplicable event to find a way back to each other. Stars Jon Seda, Chike Okonkwo, Eoin Macken, Zyra, Natalie Zea, Jack Martin, Chloe De Los Santos.
The Best of Family Adventures
A lively imagination is a wonderful gift, and there’s nothing better than lively tales for the whole family to enjoy. Take your pick from the fun-filled, whimsical wanderings of Adventure Time Distant Lands: Wizard City or the alien-busting Ben in Ben 10: Alien X-Tinction.
Ben 10: Alien X-Tinction
(Cartoon Network Original)
Premieres Saturday, October 9 on at 5pm on HBO GO and Cartoon Network (Astro Ch 615)
When the Tennysons are attacked by a villainous, dimension-hopping Omni-alien known only as Alien X, they soon meet a parallel universe version of Max who opens the door to hosting multiple Bens and Gwens, forming an alien hero army to combat this threat.
Adventure Time Distant Lands: Wizard City
(HBO Max Original Series)
Premieres Saturday, October 30 at 5:00pm on and HBO GO and HBO (Astro Ch 411)
Following the end of the series, Finn and Jake continue their special quests in a series of one-hour specials, which comes to an end with this fourth and final episode. In Wizard City, unlikely heroes Finn and Jake meet Peppermint Butler as he starts a new life as just another inexperienced wizard school student. But when mysterious events around campus cast suspicion on Pep and his past, can he master the mystic arts in time to prove his innocence?
DC Fandome: Online and On Your Screens
Premieres Thursday, October 14 on HBO GO
Season 3 brings Ryan Wilder a new task – leading the Bat Team to stop the next wave of villains created by the weapons lost in the Gotham River during the Season 2 finale. And she’ll have to do it with the questionable, crime-bent Alice by her side. This predicament makes Alice an unofficial (and deeply resented) member of the Bat Team, threatening to upend the team’s existing dynamics. However, as a new generation of Rogues torment Gotham, they must work together to stop them. Stars Javicia Leslie, Rachel Skarsten, Camrus Johnson and Nicole Kang.
DC Bonanza on HBO GO
Curate your own watchlist and stream your favourite heroes and villains whenever you like!
· Man Of Steel
· Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (Ultimate Edition)
· Suicide Squad
· Wonder Woman
· Birds of Prey
· Zack Snyder’s Justice League
· Batman Begins
· The Dark Knight
· The Dark Knight Rises
· The Losers
· Green Lantern
· Superman Returns
· Dc’s Legends Of Tomorrow
· DC’s Stargirl
· Doom Patrol
· Superman & Lois
· Swamp Thing
· The Flash
For all these titles and more at your convenience, download the HBO GO app at App Store or Play Store and get a free trial to experience a vast selection of television series, movies – from action and adventure to comedies, documentaries and critically-acclaimed productions. Can’t decide what to watch? Just try the “I’m feeling random” feature to discover something new!