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Max: New Movies, Shows And Live Sports To Watch In April 2024

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A Max subscription has you covered with access to a wide and varied catalog that includes HBO originals, blockbuster movies from Warner Bros., and episodes of popular shows from TLC, HGTV, and more. The service also adds plenty of new movies, shows, and live sports each month as well.

Here’s a closer look at everything coming to Max in April 2024.

New and noteworthy on Max in April

The Synanon Fix | Documentary Series | 4 Episodes

The Synanon Fix is a new four-part documentary series from HBO and recounts how a revolutionary drug rehabilitation program slowly transformed into a cult over time. The first part of The Synanon Fix is available to stream April 1 on Max.

The Zone of Interest | War/Crime | 1h 45m

One of the big movie releases on Max this month is The Zone of Interest. Fresh from its Academy Award win for Best International Feature Film, the movie tells the story of the commandant of Auschwitz and his wife as they build a life in a house and garden next to the camp. The Zone of Interest is available to stream April 5 on Max.

The Sympathizer | Thriller | 7 Episodes

The Sympathizer is a new HBO series based on Viet Thanh Nguyen’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. Towards the end of the Vietnam War, a half-French, half-Vietnamese communist spy flees and starts a new life in Los Angeles only to release his spying days are not over. The first episode of The Sympathizer is available to stream April 14 on Max.

Other new and notable titles to keep an eye out for in April include Alex Edelman: Just For Us (4/6), Brandy Hellville & The Cult Of Fast Fashion (4/9), An American Bombing: The Road To April 19th (4/16), Conan O’Brien Must Go (4/18), part two of The Jinx (4/21) and season four of We’re Here (4/26).

New movies and shows on Max (full list)

Along with a selection of new movies, shows and specials, a variety of older titles are also arriving on Max over the next few weeks. Here’s the full list.

  • April 1
    • American Renegades (2018)
    • Basquiat (1996)
    • Black Swan (2010)
    • Body of Lies (2008)
    • Bridget Jones’s Diary (2001)
    • Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004)
    • Bridget Jones’s Baby (2016)
    • Bruce Lee: The Man and the Legend (1973)
    • Cane Toads: The Conquest (2010)
    • Ceddo (1977)
    • Conviction (2010)
    • Deepwater Horizon (2016)
    • Demonlover (2002)
    • Don’t Let Go (2019)
    • Elizabethtown (2005)
    • Emitaï (1971)
    • Eo (2022)
    • The Fluffy Movie (2014)
    • Frozen in Design (Special) (HGTV)
    • Gulliver’s Travels (2010)
    • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001)
    • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone: Magical Movie Mode (2001)
    • Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
    • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
    • Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)
    • Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)
    • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)
    • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010)
    • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)
    • The Heroic Trio (1993)
    • Hotel Artemis (2018)
    • Infernal Affairs (2002)
    • Infernal Affairs II (2003)
    • Infernal Affairs III (2003)
    • Inland Empire (2006)
    • Internal Affairs (1990)
    • Joy (2015)
    • Juliet, Naked (2018)
    • Kingpin (1996)
    • Leap of Faith (1992)
    • Lonesome Luke, Messenger (1917)
    • Lost In Translation (2003)
    • Love Affair (1939)
    • Lucky (2017)
    • McQueen (2018)
    • Miracles (1989)
    • National Security (2003)
    • The New World (2006)
    • Next Aisle Over (1919)
    • Once Upon a Time in China (1991)
    • Once Upon a Time in China (1992)
    • Once Upon a Time in China III (1993)
    • The Pink Panther (2006)
    • The Pink Panther 2 (2009)
    • The Power of Film (2024)
    • Pride and Glory (2008)
    • Ronin (1998)
    • Safe Haven (2013)
    • A Sammy in Siberia (1919)
    • Scott Pilgrim vs. The World (2010)
    • The Sea of Trees (2016)
    • A Serious Man (2009)
    • The Social Network (2010)
    • Source Code (2011)
    • The Spongebob Squarepants Movie (2004)
    • Spring Fever (1919)
    • The Square (2017)
    • The Strangers (2008)
    • The Synanon Fix (HBO Original)
    • A Tale of Springtime (1990)
    • A Tale of Winter (1992)
    • A Tale of Summer (1996)
    • A Tale of Autumn (1998)
    • Terminator Salvation (2009)
    • This is Not a Burial, It’s a Resurrection (2019)
    • The Thomas Crown Affair (1999)
    • The Trial (1962)
    • The Unknown (1927)
    • Victor Frankenstein (2015)
    • The Watermelon Woman (1996)
    • Wes Craven Presents: They (2002)
    • Whiteout (2009)
    • Winter’s Tale (2014)
    • Wipeout, Season 2A
    • Youth (2015)
    • Zero Days (2016)
    • Zola (2021)
  • April 2
    • Moonshiners – Season 13 (Discovery Channel)
  • April 3
    • Ghost Adventures: House Calls – Season 2 (Discovery Channel)
    • Take My Tumor (TLC)
  • April 4
    • Divided Youth (Da Ponte Pra La) (Max Original International)
    • HOP – Season 1A (Max Original)
  • April 5
    • The Zone of Interest (A24)
  • April 6
    • Alex Edelman: Just For Us (HBO Original)
    • Homegrown – Season 4 (Magnolia)
    • Metalocalypse: Army of the Doomstar (2023)
  • April 7
    • Best Bite in Town – Season 1 (Food Network)
  • April 9
    • Brandy Hellville & The Cult of Fast Fashion (HBO Original)
    • Mud Madness (Discovery Channel)
    • Teen Titans Go! To the Movies (2018) (Cartoon Network)
  • April 10
    • Bail Jumpers (ID)
  • April 11
    • Massacre of the Mormons (Max Original International)
  • April 13
    • Jessica’s Big Little World – Season 1C (Cartoon Network)
    • Ready To Love, Season 9 (OWN)
  • April 14
    • 24 In 24: Last Chef Standing (Food Network)
    • The Sympathizer (HBO Original)
  • April 16
    • 90 Day Pillow Talk: The Single Life – Season 4 (TLC)
    • An American Bombing: The Road to April 19th (HBO Original)
  • April 18
    • Conan O’Brien Must Go (Max Original)
    • Homefront (2013)
    • Men (2022)
  • April 19
    • HGTV Smart Home 2024 (HGTV)
  • April 21
    • Be My Guest with Ina Garten – Season 4 (Food Network)
    • The Jinx – Part Two (HBO Original)
  • April 22
    • 90 Day Fiancé: Love in Paradise – Season 4 (TLC)
    • The Green Planet (BBC)
    • Justice League: Crisis on Infinite Earths – Part One (2024)
    • Restoration Road with Clint Harp – Season 5 (Magnolia)
    • Ugliest House in America – Season 5 (HGTV)
  • April 23
    • Farmhouse Fixer – Season 3 (HGTV)
    • The Losers (2010)
    • Roadkill Garage – Season 9 (MotorTrend)
  • April 24
    • Vegas: The Story of Sin City (CNN)
  • April 26
    • Caught! (Discovery Channel)
    • United States of Scandal with Jake Tapper (CNN)
    • We’re Here – Season 4 (HBO Original)
  • April 28
    • Love & Marriage: D.C. (OWN)

Bleacher Report Live Sports on Max

Max currently includes access to the new B/R Sports Add-On at no additional cost, unlocking access to the following live sports events in April (all times ET).

NCAA Men’s Basketball

  • April 6
    • 2024 NCAA Men’s Final Four National Semifinals – 6 p.m. ET and 8:30 p.m. ET
  • April 8
    • 2024 NCAA Men’s National Championship – 9:00 p.m. ET

NBA

  • April 2
    • Oklahoma City Thunder at Philadelphia 76ers – 7:30 p.m. ET
    • Dallas Mavericks at Golden State Warriors* – 10:00 p.m. ET
  • April 4
    • Atlanta Hawks at Dallas Mavericks – 7:30 p.m. ET
    • Denver Nuggets at Los Angeles Clippers – 10:00pm ET
  • April 9
    • Boston Celtics at Milwaukee Bucks – 7:30 p.m. ET
    • Golden State Warriors at Los Angeles Lakers – 10:00 p.m. ET
  • April 11
    • New York Knicks at Boston Celtics – 7:30 p.m. ET
    • New Orleans Pelicans at Sacramento Kings – 10:00 p.m. ET
  • April 16 & 19
    • 2024 NBA Play-In Tournament – teams and times TBA
  • April 21
    • TNT Sports’ Coverage of 2024 NBA Playoffs Begins – teams and times TBA

NHL

  • April 3
    • New Jersey Devils at New York Rangers – 7:00 p.m. ET
    • Seattle Kraken at Los Angeles Kings – 9:30 p.m. ET
  • April 7
    • Buffalo Sabres at Detroit Red Wings – 1:00 p.m. ET
  • April 10
    • Vegas Golden Knights* at Edmonton Oilers – 8:30 p.m. ET
  • April 14
    • Seattle Kraken at St. Louis Blues – 1:00 p.m. ET
    • Colorado Avalanche at Vegas Golden Knights – 3:30 p.m. ET
  • April 17
    • Pittsburgh Penguins* at New York Islanders – 7:00 p.m. ET
    • St. Louis Blues at Dallas Stars – 9:30 p.m. ET
  • April 20
    • TNT Sports’ Coverage of 2024 Stanley Cup Playoffs Begins – Teams & Times, TBA

MLB

  • April 2
    • Cincinnati Reds at Philadelphia Phillies* – 6:30 p.m. ET
    • San Francisco Giants at Los Angeles Dodgers* – 10:00 p.m. ET
  • April 9
    • Chicago Cubs* at San Diego Padres* – 10 p.m. ET
  • April 16
    • Atlanta Braves* at Houston Astros* – 8 p.m. ET
  • April 23
    • Houston Astros* at Chicago Cubs* – 7:30 p.m. ET

U.S. Soccer (2024 SheBelieves Cup)

  • April 6
    • U.S. Women’s National Team vs. Japan – 12:30 p.m. ET
    • Canada vs. Brazil – 3:30 p.m. ET
  • April 9
    • Japan vs. Canada/Brazil – 4 p.m. ET
    • U.S. Women’s National Team vs. Canada/Brazil – 7:00 p.m. ET

MotoGP

  • April 12-14
    • Red Bull Grand Prix of The Americas (Various)
  • April 26-28
    • Spanish Grand Prix (Various)

Cycling

  • April 1
    • Ronde of Mouscron
  • April 1-6
    • 2024 Itzulia Basque Country
  • April 9-12
    • Giro d’Abruzzo (Men’s)
  • April 12
    • Classic Grand Besançon
  • April 13
    • Tour du Jura
  • April 13-14 & April 20-21
    • 2024 UCI Mountain Bike World Series (Brazil)

*Telecast will not be available in the local indicated market

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