HBO lines up latest blockbusters in August


Mumbai: This August, HBO will air the biggest Hollywood premiere of the month, In Pursuit Of Happiness, on HBO Blockbuster of the Month. The film stars Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton and Dan Castellaneta and will premiere on 22 August at 9:00pm.

Chris Gardner (Smith) is a bright and talented, but marginally employed salesman. Struggling to make ends meet, Chris finds himself and his five-year-old son evicted from their San Francisco apartment with nowhere to go. When Chris lands an internship at a prestigious stock brokerage firm, he and his son endure many hardships, including living in shelters, in pursuit of his dream of a better life for the two of them. A heart-rending story that will warm your heart, Will Smith is cast with his real-life son in this movie which leaves a lasting impression on viewers.

Also catch a premiere every Saturday at 9 pm on HBO See It First. The August line up of movies includes Evening on 2 August, Dark Storm on 9 August, Are We Done Yet on 16 August.

Catch the horror movie Bone Eater on 23 August and The Proposition on 30 August.

The HBO Monsoon Marathon will showcase movies such as I’ll Always Know What You Did Last Summer, Final Destination 3, Batman Forever and Rush Hour 2.

Celebrate Independence Day with Superman Returns, Mission Impossible III and The Mummy dubbed in Hindi from 15 August to 17 August.