The first film screening in history took place on December 28, 1895 in Paris, a historic event that was witnessed by 35 people and directed by the Lumière brothers. In the new millennium, far away from that time, The way of making and watching movies has been totally transformed, proof of this is HBO Max.
In comparison, now it is not necessary to go to a square or to the cinema to enjoy the filmsbecause with the advancement of technology and the arrival of streaming platforms, there have been many advantages that movie lovers have obtained, like the fact of enjoying different plots and genres within reach of a click and no need to wonder how to download a video from Facebook.
Currently there are not only 500 one-minute films available, as in those days, but HBO Max and its competitors have a extensive catalog of productions, so the dilemma now is what titles to watch.
However, in this wave of novelties there are films that have managed to stand out and position themselves in the public’s taste. Next we leave you the list of the most popular of HBO Max Mexico.
Ruby (Emilia Jones) is the only hearing member of a deaf family. At 17, she works mornings with her parents and her brother in Gloucester, Massachusetts, before school, trying to keep her fishing business afloat. Eager to find new hobbies, Ruby decides to try her luck in her high school choir, where she not only discovers a latent passion for singing, but also a strong physical attraction to the person with whom she performs duets. Her enthusiastic teacher (Eugenio Derbez) sees something special in her and encourages her to think about the possibility of entering music school, something that would force her to have to make a decision regarding her future: either her studies, or his family.
2. New Year’s Eve
Film that includes several stories that take place between New Year’s Eve and New Year: that of a hospitalized man (De Niro) living his last days, that of a man who hates Christmas parties (Kutcher), that of a business woman (Pfeiffer ) who tries to achieve his goals before the end of the year and that of a woman (Swank) who produces a show in Manhattan’s Time Square.
3. Lizzo: Live in Concert
Celebrate the new year with award-winning superstar Lizzo, her band The Lizzbians and The Little Bigs, The Big Grrrls with special guests Cardi B, SZA and Missy Elliott for a spectacular show filled with lots of love, positivity and incredible music.
4. Downton Abbey: A New Age
Lord and Lady Grantham announce that they are delighted to once again have the welcome company of film lovers at their Yorkshire mansion this coming Christmas 2021 in this sequel to the film adaptation of the popular series.
5. The Batman
When an assassin targets Gotham’s elite with a series of sadistic machinations, a trail of cryptic clues sends Batman on an underworld investigation. As the evidence begins to close in on his home and the magnitude of the author’s plans becomes clear, Batman must forge new relationships, unmask the culprit, and bring justice to the abuse of power and corruption that have long plagued Gotham City. .
6. Matrix Resurrections
In a world composed of two realities, the everyday and the hidden behind it, Thomas Anderson is once again forced to go after the white rabbit. Said choice continues to be the path to the Matrix, which this time is more powerful and intricate than on previous occasions.
7. ¿Conoces a Joe Black?
William Parrish is a powerful and meticulous magnate whose life is turned upside down by the arrival of an enigmatic young man named Joe Black who falls in love with his daughter. He is actually the personification of death, with a mission to fulfill in said home. Version of the 1934 film “Death on Vacation”.
A descendant of explorer Sir Francis Drake discovers the location of the legendary city of El Dorado. With the help of his mentor Victor Sullivan and the ambitious journalist Elena Fischer, Nathan Drake will work to discover its secrets, while surviving on an island full of pirates, mercenaries and a mysterious enemy, they will embark on an unprecedented quest to reach the treasure before than his pursuers. Adaptation of the acclaimed video game of the same name.
9. Adaline’s secret
Adaline Bowman (Blake Lively), born at the beginning of the 20th century, acquires eternal youth at the age of 29 after an accident. After years of living alone and staying the same age for 8 decades, she meets Ellis Jones (Michiel Huisman), a man she might be worth losing immortality for.
10. Hotel Artemis
Los Angeles, the year 2028. The Hotel Artemis is an exclusive hospital for criminals, run by Jean Thomas (Jodie Foster) and adhered to very strict rules. When the center is attacked, it will give way to a spiral of violence that is difficult to contain.
*Some titles may be repeated in the ranking because they are different episodes or seasons, likewise, they may not have a description because the platform does not provide them.
HBO Max and the streaming market
HBO Max is a subscription television network that emerged in the United States also known as Home Box Office, which is owned by WarnerMedia, through which you can find movies and series.
Between the most prominent titles of own production are the sopranos, The Wire, Six Feet Under, Band of Brothers, The Pacific, Sex and the City, True Blood, Curb your enthusiasm y Game of Thrones.
Likewise, you have partial rights to films which 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 station 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 the telephone poles, it was decided to put the cable under the streets of manhattansince the signal could be blocked by the big 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.