HBO Max Argentina’s Must-See Film List

For movie lovers, it has never been easier to have access to a wide catalog of movies as it is now after the emergence of streaming platforms, such as HBO Max, although this implies a drawback: among such a variety of titles and genres that characterize the new millennium, it is no longer easy to find the next production to enjoy.

However, thinking about these new challenges, HBO Max offers its subscribers a list of its most popular movies, so that it is easier to choose what to watch.

Different genres, all with exciting stories to spend many hours in front of the screen instead of wondering how to download a video from Facebook, these are the most popular productions to watch these days on HBO Max Argentina:

1. Jurassic World: Dominion

Four years after the destruction of Isla Nublar, dinosaurs coexist and hunt with humans all over the world. This fragile balance will change the future and decide, once and for all, whether humans will remain the apex predators on a planet they share with the most fearsome animals in creation.

2. Story of a Betrayal

An American woman named Mildred Gillars is dedicated to issuing Nazi propaganda during World War II. A group of girls close to her nickname her “Axis Sally” as a sign of the ambiguous relationship she has with them, halfway between love and hate. Sally’s role as a promoter of Third Reich policy will lead her to be captured and later tried for treason in the city of Washington D.C.

3. Jurassic World

Twenty-two years after what happened in Jurassic Park, Isla Nublar has been transformed into a theme park, Jurassic World, with domesticated versions of some of the best-known dinosaurs. When everything seems to be going perfectly and to be the deal of the century, a new dinosaur of a still unknown species and which is much more intelligent than previously thought, begins to wreak havoc among the Park’s visitors.

4. Shazam!

We all have a superhero inside us, it just takes a bit of magic to bring it out. When Billy Batson, a 14-year-old foster kid who has grown up on the streets, yells the word ‘SHAZAM!’ he becomes the adult Super Hero Shazam, courtesy of an ancient wizard. Inside a muscular and divine body, Shazam hides the heart of a child. But the best thing is that in this adult version he gets to do everything any teenager with superpowers would like to do: have fun with them! Fly? Have X-ray vision? Shoot lightning with your hands? Skip the social exam? Shazam is going to test the limits of his abilities with the recklessness of a child. But he will need to quickly master those powers to fight the deadly forces of evil controlled by Dr. Thaddeus Sivana.

5. The Wild Girl

The story of Kya, an abandoned girl who grew up to adulthood in the dangerous swamps of North Carolina. Attracted to two young men from the city, Kya opens up to a surprising new world; but when one of them is found dead, the community immediately points to her as their main suspect.

6. The LEGO Movie

Movie based on the classic LEGO toys. Emmet, the protagonist of the film, works as a builder in the Lego city, but his construction knowledge does not go beyond placing the tiles by following the building instructions in detail. However, without knowing how or why, Emmet is mistaken for a ‘MasterBuilder’ and introduced as the leader of a mission that aims to prevent an evildoer from destroying the city of blocks. Luckily, the inhabitants of such an atypical place are not alone. Superman and Batman themselves have taken the form of Lego dolls to take part in this great adventure.

7. Those Who Wish my Death

A teenage witness to a murder is pursued by twin killers through the Montana wilderness. Though he relies on a survival expert to stop the minions from hunting him down, a nearby fire soon threatens to take the lives of everyone involved.

8. Rise And Fall

An unlikely friendship ignites between a comedian from L.A. in trouble, forced to return to his home on eastern Long Island with his tail between his legs and a tragically flawed but charming and charismatic alcoholic dermatologist. Discovering that they are soul mates, each helps the other find healing, as well as the confidence to face the ‘failures’ in their lives.

9. Harry Potter And The Philosopher’s Stone

Harry Potter is an orphan who lives with his unpleasant uncles, the Dursleys, and his obnoxious cousin Dudley. His eleventh birthday is approaching and he has little hope of receiving any gifts, since no one ever remembers him. However, a few days before his birthday, a series of mysterious letters addressed to him and written in strident green ink break the monotony of his life: Harry is a wizard and his parents were too.

10. Spider-Man: No Way Home

Peter Parker is unmasked and therefore unable to separate his normal life from the enormous risks that come with being a superhero. When he turns to Doctor Strange for help, the stakes become even more dangerous, forcing him to discover what it really means to be Spider-Man.

HBO Max is a subscription television network that emerged in the United States, also known as Home Box Office, which is owned by WarnerMedia, through which you can find movies and series.

Among the most prominent self-produced titles are The Sopranos, The Wire, Six Feet Under, Band of Brothers, The Pacific, Sex and the City, True Blood, Curb your enthusiasm and Game of Thrones.

It also has partial rights to movies that have been produced by Sony Pictures Entertainment, as well as some by The Walt Disney Company and Universal Studios.

In Latin America you can also enjoy other channels such as HBO 2, HBO+, HBO Family, HBO Xtreme and Cinemax, among others.

HBO was the first cable and satellite channel created as a television channel for non-terrestrial transmission, it was in 1965 when cable pioneer Charles Francis Dolan won the franchise to build a cable system in Lower Manhattan.

Instead of hanging the cable on telephone poles, they decided to put the cable under the streets of Manhattan, since the signal could be blocked by the large buildings and skyscrapers in the city.

In December 2010, the channel had 28.6 million subscribers in the United States, making it the most important cable television network in that country. Then it began its expansion to other countries, including: Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, Denmark, Finland, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Uruguay, Venezuela, among others, for a total of 150 nations.

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