New period dramas on HBO Max: What’s added in September 2022?

Another month, another selection of new movies and TV series to watch on HBO Max!

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The complete list of HBO Max additions for September 2022 is as massive as ever, so here we’ve selected the best titles for fans of historical dramas, British TV, and classic movies to add to their watch list:


Holiday (available from 1st September 2022)


The Eyes of Orson Welles (available from 1st September 2022)


The Bad and the Beautiful (available from 1st September 2022)


Young Guns (available from 1st September 2022)


Young Guns II (available from 1st September 2022)


The Sea Wolf (available from 1st September 2022)


The Oklahoma Kid (available from 1st September 2022)


Girl Happy (available from 1st September 2022)


Waterloo Bridge (available from 1st September 2022)


Elvis (available from 2nd September 2022)


See How They Run (available from 9th September 2022)


Take a look at the complete list of September’s additions on HBO Max here:


1st September 2022

The Accused, 1988 (HBO)
Airplane II: The Sequel, 1982 (HBO)
Airplane!, 1980 (HBO)
Andy Hardy Comes Home, 1958
Andy Hardy Gets Spring Fever, 1939
Andy Hardy Meets a Debutante, 1940
Andy Hardy’s Blonde Trouble, 1944
Andy Hardy’s Double Life, 1942
Andy Hardy’s Private Secretary, 1941
Angela, 1995
Another Thin Man, 1939
The Bad and the Beautiful, 1952
Bandslam, 2009 (HBO)
The Beach Bum, 2019 (HBO)
Beau Travail, 1999
Cat People, 1942
The Courtship of Andy Hardy, 1942
Divergent, 2014 (HBO)
The Divergent Series: Allegiant, 2016 (HBO)
The Divergent Series: Insurgent, 2015 (HBO)
Double Trouble, 1967
Dragon Blade, 2015 (HBO)
Elvis on Tour, 1972
The Eyes of My Mother, 2016 (HBO)
The Eyes of Orson Welles, 2018
Frankenstein, 1970
Girl Happy, 1965
Glory, 1989
Harper, 1966
Holiday, 1930
Hook, Line and Sinker, 1931
The Host, 2013 (HBO)
Hot Tub Time Machine, 2010 (HBO) (Extended Version)
In the Fade, 2017 (HBO)
It Happened at the World’s Fair, 1963
Jailhouse Rock, 1957
Killer Elite, 2011 (HBO)
The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean, 1972
Life of Crime, 2014 (HBO)
Meet Dave, 2008 (HBO)
Melancholia, 2011 (HBO)
My Bloody Valentine, 1981 (HBO) (Extended Version)
My Week with Marilyn, 2011 (HBO)
The Nitwits, 1935
The Oklahoma Kid, 1939
Operation Crossbow, 1965
The Outfit, 1973
Please Stand By, 2017 (HBO)
Ratcatcher, 1999
Red Dust, 1932
The Ring Two, 2005 (HBO) (Extended Version)
Rita, Sue and Bob Too, 1987
Road to Singapore, 1931
Rocknrolla, 2008 (HBO)
Rosetta, 1999
The Scapegoat, 1959
The Sea Wolf, 1941
Screaming Eagles, 1956
Shadow Dancer, 2012 (HBO)
Shadow of the Thin Man, 1941
Song of the Thin Man, 1947
Spinout, 1966
The Tailor of Panama, 2001 (HBO)
Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2, 1986 (HBO) (Extended Version)
There Was a Crooked Man, 1970
Till the End of Time, 1946
Topsy-Turvy, 1999
Torpedo Run, 1958
Varda by Agnès, 2019
Village of the Damned, 1960
Waterloo Bridge, 1940
We’re All Going To The World’s Fair, 2021
What Lies Beneath, 2000 (HBO)
Where the Boys Are, 1960
Wild Hogs, 2007 (HBO)
Woman Walks Ahead, 2017 (HBO)
Working Girls, 1986
Young Guns, 1988
Young Guns II, 1990
Zandy’s Bride, 1974


2nd September 2022

Elvis, 2022 (HBO)
Total Dramarama, Season 3B Premiere


3rd September 2022

Sesame Street Mecha Builders, Season 1C Premiere


4th September 2022

Primera, 2021
The Vampire Diaries, Seasons 1-8


5th September 2022

Beauty and the Bandit, 1946


7th September 2022

The Brave One, 1956
Young Sheldon, Season 5


9th September 2022

HBO First Look: See How They Run (HBO)
Moonfall, 2022 (HBO)
Saving The King (aka Salvar al Rey), Max Original Season 1
Tom Swift, Season 1


10th September 2022

Impractical Jokers, Season 9C
Impractical Jokers, Season 9C Specials


12th September 2022

The Criminal Life of Archibaldo de La Cruz, 1955


14th September 2022

Tammy, 2014 (HBO) (Extended Version)


15th September 2022

Dos Monjes, 1934
Lucia, 1968


16th September 2022

Good Behavior, Seasons 1-2
Los Espookys, Season 2 Premiere (HBO)


17th September 2022

Secret Origin Of The Batwheels


21st September 2022

Escape From Kabul, 2022 (HBO)


22nd September 2022

The Hype, Max Original Season 2 Premiere
Living Single, Seasons 1-5


23rd September 2022

Who’s Talking to Chris Wallace? Season 1 Premiere


28th September 2022

Hostages, Documentary Series Premiere (HBO)
Into the Storm, 2014 (HBO)


29th September 2022

Looney Tunes Cartoons (S5B) Halloween Special Max Original Premiere


30th September 2022

Bing, Season 1C
Gotham, Seasons 1-5


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