HBO for January: 1917, Mean Girls, Spider-Man

10 Films To Catch On HBO This January 2021

Which of these will you be watching?

Love films, but don’t know which ones are showing at a certain time? We got you covered! We’re giving you a rundown of some of this month’s must catch films on HBO if you’ve been wanting to plan your movie nights ahead of time! Here are shows to catch on HBO for the month of January:

1917

Starring George MacKay, Dean-Charles Chapman, Benedict Cumberbatch
January 2, 9:00PM / January 3, 2:00PM / January 6, 9:00PM / January 7, 11:45AM / January 10, 7:00PM / January 11, 11:30PM / January 15, 11:00PM / January 16, 11:20AM

Directed, co-written and produced by Sam Mendes, it is based in part on an account told to Mendes by his paternal grandfather, Alfred Mendes. It tells the story of two young British soldiers during World War I who are tasked with delivering a message calling off an attack doomed to fail soon after the German retreat to the Hindenburg Line during Operation Alberich in 1917.

Lights Out

Starring Teresa Palmer, Gabriel Bateman, Maria Bello
January 3, 2:20AM / January 11, 12:10AM / January 28, 1:20AM

When Rebecca left home, she thought she left her childhood fears behind. Growing up, she was never really sure of what was and wasn’t real when the lights went out…and now her little brother, Martin, is experiencing the same unexplained and terrifying events that had once tested her sanity and threatened her safety. A frightening entity with a mysterious attachment to their mother, Sophie, has re-emerged.

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Inception

Starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Elliott Page, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Tom Hardy
January 3, 6:35PM / January 4, 12:55PM / January 22, 7:35PM / January 23, 11:05PM

In the future, technology has made it possible to enter the human mind. There are those who use this technologies to steal secrets straight from the human brain. The best of these thieves is now given a chance at redemption, but he must first complete one last impossible job.

Spider-Man: Far From Home

Starring Tom Holland, Zendaya, Jake Gyllenhaal, Jacob Batalon
January 3, 9:50PM / January 4, 6:55PM / January 29, 9:00PM / January 30, 4:55PM

It follows the events right after Avengers: Endgame where Spider-Man must step up to take on new threats in a world that have changed forever.

It follows the events right after Avengers: Endgame where Spider-Man must step up to take on new threats in a world that have changed forever.

The Secret Life of Pets 2

Starring Patton Oswalt, Eric Stonestreet, Kevin Hart
January 9, 6:00PM / January 20, 6:20AM / January 24, 5:25PM / January 25, 1:35PM

Continuing the story of Max and his pet friends, the film follows their secret lives after their owners leave them for work or school each day.

Doctor Sleep

Starring Rebecca Ferguson, Ewan McGregor, Kyliegh Curran
January 12, 11:05PM / January 21, 7:35PM / January 22, 11:15AM

Years following the events of The Shining, a now-adult Dan Torrance meets a young girl with similar powers as he tries to protect her from a cult known as The True Knot who prey on children with powers to remain immortal.

Mean Girls

Starring Lindsay Lohan, Rachel McAdams, Lacey Chabert, Amanda Seyfried, Tina Fey
January 13, 4:40PM / January 22, 6:00PM

Cady joins a new public school and befriends Janis and Damian. They warn her to avoid the Plastics, a group led by Regina, but things get worse when she falls in love with Aaron, Regina’s ex-lover.

Joker

Starring Joaquin Phoenix, Zazie Beetz, Robert De Niro
January 15, 9:00PM / January 16, 3:25PM

Set in 1981, the film acts as an origin story for the Joker and follows Arthur Fleck, a failed stand-up comedian who turns to a life of crime and chaos in Gotham City.

The Curse of La Llorona

Starring Linda Cardellini, Raymond Cruz, Marisol Ramirez
January 19, 10:45PM

In 1970s Los Angeles, La Llorona is stalking the night—and the children.  Ignoring the eerie warning of a troubled mother suspected of child endangerment, a social worker and her own small kids are soon drawn into a frightening supernatural realm.  Their only hope to survive La Llorona’s deadly wrath may be a disillusioned priest and the mysticism he practices to keep evil at bay, on the fringes where fear and faith collide.  

Mama

Starring Jessica Chastain, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Megan Charpentier, Daniel Kash
January 26, 11:10PM

A young couple takes their nieces into their home. The girls were found in a house in the middle of the forest, apparently alone for the last five years. But there is something more to their isolation, and they have brought something with them into the house.

To see HBO’s full schedule for the coming days, you may check out this page.

[Note: Schedules are subject to change without prior notice]

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Movie Info

Mean Girls
Comedy
Inception
Action | Sci-fi | Thriller
Mama
Horror | Mystery
Lights Out
Horror
Joker
Action | Adventure | Crime
The Curse of La Llorona
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
The Secret Life of Pets 2
Adventure | Animation | Family
Spider-Man: Far From Home
Action | Adventure | Comedy
Doctor Sleep
Horror
1917
Drama | War

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