What’s new on HBO NOW (and HBO GO) in April 2018

HBO adds new movies and TV shows to its library every month. In this article you can see what’s coming to HBO NOW in April 2018, along with our recommendations.

April Highlights

On April 22, one of HBO’s most anticipated shows returns. If you’re unfamiliar with Westworld, it’s a sci-fi/western which was inspired by the 1973 Michael Crichton (of Jurassic Park and E.R. fame) film of the same name. The show takes places at a “Wild West” theme park created by Dr. Robert Ford (played by Anthony Hopkins) with human-esque robots, which helps guests indulge their deepest fantasies and desires.

Westworld – Season 2 Premiere – April 22

 

War for the Planet of the Apes – April 21

It arrived in theaters last summer amid critical acclaim, the third movie in the Planet of the Apes trilogy.

Wyatt Cenac’s Problem Areas – April 13

Wyatt Cenac’s Problem Areas is a new late-night docuseries, where stand-up comedian Wyatt Cenac, who’s known for his work as writer and correspondent for The Daily Show on Comedy Central, will travel the country to examine social and cultural problems facing Americans.

Paterno – April 8

An HBO original film, starring Al Pacino as Penn State football coach Joe Paterno, and centers on the aftermath of the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal. After becoming the winningest coach in college football history, Paterno’s legacy is challenged and he is forced to face questions of institutional failure in regard to the victims.

Full list – HBO NOW/GO in April 2018

(Notable titles are in bold)

Available April 1
• Absolute Power
Bad Boys II
• Damien Omen II
• Dinner for Schmucks
• Dr. Seuss’s The Cat in the Hat
• The Final Conflict
• Final Destination
• The Final Destination
• From Hell
The Italian Job
• Laurel Canyon
• Nine to Five
• The Omen
• Omen IV: The Awakening
• Orphan
Runaway Jury
• S.W.A.T.
• The Tale of Despereaux
• Waitress
Yes Man
• The Least Worst Man
• Dear Renzo

Available April 2
• King in the Wilderness

Available April 6
• Carpinteros (a.k.a. Woodpeckers)
• Vice Season 6 premiere

Available April 7
Paterno

Available April 10
• Andre the Giant

Available April 11
• Destino: Rusia Series premiere

Available April 13
• Sol de medianoche (a.k.a. Midnight Sun)
Wyatt Cenac’s Problem Areas (series premiere)

Available April 14
• Elvis Presley: The Searcher Part 1 and Part 2

Available April 16
• I Am Evidence

Available April 20
• Zona Hostil (a.k.a. Rescue Under Fire)

Available April 21
War for the Planet of the Apes

Available April 22
Westworld (Season 2 Premiere)
• 24/7 Canelo-Golovkin 2

Available April 28
• The Hitman’s Bodyguard

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