Who would have thought Christmas could give you the chills? Not because of the windy weather, but because of new mysteries that need to be solved and conspiracies that must be unraveled. Pinoy thrill seekers need not worry, as HBO and Warner TV have you covered with these upcoming movies, to keep your eyes reeling with excitement and mystery even during the holiday season!
The Rhythm Section (HBO GO and HBO)
To avenge her fallen family due to an international conspiracy – a mother decides to go rogue. This is Stephanie Patrick’s (Blake Lively) story in the upcoming premiere of The Rhythm Section this December 5 (Sunday), 9:00PM only on HBO and HBO GO.
On a path of self-destruction, Stephanie discovers that the plane crash that killed her family was not an accident. Now, she enters a dark, complex world to seek revenge and find her own redemption.
Pennyworth Season 2 (Warner TV)
Our favorite crime-fighting butler and mentor of the Batman returns in the second season of Pennyworth – premiering on December 14 (Monday), 9pm, same time as the US, only on Warner TV.
A former British SAS soldier in his 20s, Alfred has now formed a security company in 1960s London and begins to work with the young billionaire, Thomas Wayne. Get to know more about how Alfred entered the Wayne’s services before the Caped Crusader was born.
Dark Waters (HBO GO and HBO)
“The lawyer who became DuPont’s nightmare” was a top story in the United States in 2016, highlighting how an Ohio-based attorney discovered the darkest secrets of a major corporation and delivered justice to the affected community in West Virginia.
Get to know more about the unraveling of this dark secret with Mark Ruffalo in Dark Waters, premiering on December 19 (Saturday) only on HBO and HBO GO.
A Windfall Trap (RED by HBO and HBO GO)
Who doesn’t want to receive aguinaldo from our generous ninongs and ninangs this Christmas? In this comedy-thriller, viewers will see a group of townsfolk suddenly finding themselves with money. Nie Yuan (Story of Yanxi Palace) stars as a cop who is charged with recovering the cash and escorting it out of their town.
A Windfall Trap will premiere on Christmas Day at 10:00pm, only on RED by HBO and HBO GO.
The Courier (HBO GO and HBO)
A courier’s work is interrupted when she discovers that one of her packages is a bomb, meant for a sole witness who can testify against a ruthless crime lord.
Starring Olga Kurylenko, Gary Oldman and Amit Shah, action-thriller The Courier will premiere on December 26 (Saturday), 9:00pm on HBO and HBO GO.
There are many movies that can get you in the Yuletide spirit, but if you want to be kept on the edge of your seats, catch these thrilling titles all throughout December. Download the HBO GO app from the App Store or Play Store on your device and enjoy a 7-day free trial. You can also access HBO GO via Cignal or at https://www.hbogoasia.com/. HBO GO is now available via Android TV, Apple TV, LG TV and Samsung Smart TV – and comes with AirPlay and Google Cast functionality.