Coming and Going on HBO Now in September 2017

Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling in Damien Chazelle's Oscar-winning musical "La La Land."

La La Land, the Oscar-winning musical with Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling, and Oscar-nominated drama Hidden Figures, starring Taraji P. Henson and Octavia Spencer as real-life mathematicians who worked behind the scenes at NASA, debut on HBO in September, along with the action thriller Assassin’s Creed, based on the video game, and the comedy Why Him? with Bryan Cranston and James Franco.

HBO also debuts it new original series The Deuce, a dramatization of the rise of the American porn industry from David Simon (creator of The Wire) and crime author George Pelecanos and stars James Franco and Maggie Gyllenhall, and the second season of Vice Principals.

Older films returning to HBO include the sports biographic drama The Express, the spy movie spoof Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, the original Tron, the 1966 science fiction classic Fantastic Voyage, and the Al Pacino films ScarfaceSea of Love, and Scent of a Woman.

Among the films leaving at the end of September are the Oscar-nominated Straight Outta Compton, The Legend of Tarzan with Alexander Skarsgård and Margot Robbie, spy comedy Central Intelligence with Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart, The Huntsman: Winter’s War with Chris Hemsworth and Jessica Chastain, Guillermo Del Toro’s Crimson Peak, the cult comedy The Big Lebowski, the animated The Simpson’s Movie, and the original M*A*S*H.

Here’s the complete calendar of what’s coming to HBO Now, HBO Go, and HBO On Demand in September—original programming, first run movies, and films from the past couple of decades—and what’s leaving.

Original Programming:
J Balvin: Bruuttal (9/8)
HBO First Look: Battle of the Sexes (9/11)
Kingsman: The Golden Circle: HBO First Look (9/13)
Clinica de Migrantes: Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness (9/25)
Felipe Esparza: Translate This (9/30)

Season Premieres:
Vice Principals: Season 2 (9/17)
The Deuce: Series Premiere (9/10)

Season Finales:
Sesame Street: Season 47 (9/2)
Hard Knocks ’17 — Training Camp with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (9/6)
Insecure: Season 2 Finale (9/10)
Ballers: Season 3 Finale (9/24)

Theatrical Premieres:
Traders (2016) (9/1)
A Monster Calls (2016) (9/2)
Hidden Figures (2016) (9/9)
La La Land (2016) (9/16)
Assassin’s Creed (2016) (9/23)
Why Him? (2016) (9/30)

Al Final Del Tunel (AKA At the End of the Tunnel) (2016) (9/1)
Maquinaria Panamericana (AKA Panamerican Machinery) (2016) (9/15)
Yo Soy Un Politico (AKA I Am A Politician) (2016) (9/22)

Starting September 1
Alvin and The Chipmunks: The Squeakquel (2009)
The Amityville Horror (2005)
Austin Powers the Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)
Body of Lies (2008)
The Crew (2000)
Dumb and Dumber (1994)
The Express (2008)
Fantastic Voyage (1966)
Fried Green Tomatoes — Director’s Cut (1991)
Halloween: Resurrection (2002)
Head of State (2003)
Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008)
How High (2001)
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (2005)
Keeping the Faith (2000)
Maximum Overdrive (1986)
My Sister’s Keeper (2009)
Scarface (1983)
Scent of a Woman (1992)
Sea of Love (1989)
Sex and the City (The Movie) — Extended Version (2008)
Stick It (2006)
Tron (1982)

Ending September 30:
42 (2013)
American Psycho (2000)
American Psycho II: All American Girl (2003)
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)
Batman & Robin (1997)
Be Kind, Rewind (2008)
The Big Lebowski (1998)
The Blues Brothers (1980)
Blues Brothers 2000 (1998)
Casper (1995)
Central Intelligence (2016)
Cocoon (1985)
Cocoon: The Return (1988)
Crimson Peak (2015)
End of Days (1999)
Grumpy Old Men (1993)
Hollywood Ending (2002)
The Huntsman: Winter’s War (2016)
Lady in the Water (2006)
The Legend of Tarzan (2016)
M*A*S*H (1970)
Mamma Mia! (2008)
My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)
Resident Evil (2002)
The Simpson’s Movie (2007)
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
Straight Outta Compton (2015)
Urban Cowboy (1980)

Dates are subject to change without notice.

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Sean Axmaker is a Seattle film critic and writer. He writes the weekly newspaper column Stream On Demand and the companion website, and his work appears at, Turner Classic Movies online, The Film Noir Foundation, and Parallax View.

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