For the Cinema lovers It has never been so easy to have access to a wide catalog of movies as it is now after the emergence of streaming platforms, such as HBO, although this implies a drawback: among so many variety of titles and genres that characterize the new millennium, It is not easy to find the next production to enjoy.
However, thinking about these new challenges, HBO offers its subscribers a list with your most popular moviesso it’s 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 of HBO Mexico:
one. Mama Mia! The movie
Movie version of the popular ABBA musical. A young woman who has grown up on a small Greek island, she has been raised by a rebellious and unconventional mother, who has always refused to reveal the identity of her father. When, finally, it seems that the young woman is about to find out, three possible candidates appear.
two. welcome to zombieland
In a world plagued by zombies, Columbus is a chicken, a young man who is terrified by the situation, but when you risk being eaten by zombies, fear can keep you alive. In fact, his cowardice has precisely allowed his brains to still remain in his head. Then one day he meets Tallahassee, a zombie-hunting thug whose only determination in life is to get the last Twinkie on earth. When they join forces with Wichita and Little Rock, who have also found an original way to survive in this chaos, they will have to choose which is worse: trust each other to survive or succumb to the zombies.
3. Mr Deeds
Deeds (Adam Sandler) is a naïve provincial living in a New Hampshire town. As the owner of “Deeds’ Pizza”, the only pizzeria in town, he has become very popular for his particular way of entertaining customers by reciting his unusual poems. Life goes smoothly until he receives the news that a distant relative has left him an inheritance of forty billion dollars, a media chain, a football team, a basketball team and a private helicopter.
Four. batman ninja
Batman, along with his allies and enemies, is transported from modern Gotham to feudal Japan. An animated film co-produced between Japan and the US with a script by Kazuki Nakashima (Kill La Kill) and character design by Takashi Okazaki (Afro Samurai).
5. Bingo: O Rei das Manhãs
Augusto is an artist looking for his place and finds the opportunity to conquer people when he becomes “Bingo”, a television clown in one of the top rated television programs for children in the 80’s. With makeup, Augusto becomes an absolute success.
Samantha Stephens is apparently a typical American housewife, happily married to an ordinary man. But Samantha is also a witch who has inherited certain powers from generations ago. Even though they try to be a normal couple, she will use her magical powers to solve the various problems facing her family.
Remake of “Invasion of the Body Snatchers”. After the catastrophe of a space shuttle crashing on Earth, a mysterious epidemic begins to alter the behavior of human beings. A Washington psychiatrist discovers, along with several scientists, that the origin of the epidemic is extraterrestrial. Then, in a race against time to not be “infected”, she must fight to protect her son, as he may be the key to stopping the growing invasion.
Peter Parker is a shy young student who has lived with his Aunt May and Uncle Ben since the death of his parents. One day he is bitten by a spider that has been genetically modified, discovering the next day that he possesses unusual powers: he has the strength and agility of a spider.
9. Spring Awakening: Those Youve Known
Fifteen years after the Tony-winning hit Broadway run of “Spring Awakening,” the original cast and creative team reunite for a spectacular one-night-only reunion concert to benefit The Actors Fund. Chronicling their dizzying journey back to the stage, this documentary follows the players as they reconnect and rediscover the beauty and timelessness of the hit musical.
10. The Apparition
When strange things begin to happen in their home, young couple Kelly and Ben discover it’s all due to a presence that was accidentally conjured during a university parapsychological experiment. The horrible apparition feeds on their fears. Their last hope is supernatural expert Patrick, but even with his help, it may already be too late to save themselves from this terrifying force.
*Some titles may be repeated in the ranking because they are different episodes or seasons, and they may not have a description because the platform does not provide them.
HBO and the streaming market
HBO is a subscription television network that emerged in the United States. also known as Home Box Office, which is owned by WarnerMedia, through which movies and series can be found.
Between the most prominent titles of own production are The Sopranos, TheWire, Six Feet Under, Band of Brothers, ThePacific, Sex and the City, TrueBlood, Curb your enthusiasm Y game of Thrones.
It also has partial rights to films 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 It was the first cable and satellite channel created as a television 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, it was decided to put the cable under the streets of manhattansince the signal may be blocked by large buildings and skyscrapers in the city.
In December 2010, the channel had 28.6 million subscribers in the United States, becoming 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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