HBO Max Launches Special Watchlists Honoring Women’s History Month

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HBO Max is celebrating women in cinema and entertainment with its new featured watchlists for Women’s History Month. Watch films directed by women, Emmy-Winning performances, women in comedy, and action favorites, plus more in these celebratory titles.

YES SHE CAN
Featuring iconic and unforgettable characters

  • Beah: A Black Woman Speaks, 2003 (HBO)
  • Beasts Of The Southern Wild, 2012 (HBO)
  • Being Serena (HBO)
  • Bessie, 2015 (HBO)
  • Betty (HBO)
  • Birds Of Prey (And The Fantabulous Emancipation Of One Harley Quinn), 2020 (HBO)
  • Catwoman, 2004
  • Chewing Gum
  • Confirmation, 2016 (HBO)
  • Dolapo Is Fine (HBO)
  • Euphoria (HBO)
  • I May Destroy You (HBO)
  • Insecure (HBO)
  • Isabel (Debuts 3/12)
  • Lovecraft Country (HBO)
  • Miss Sharon Jones!, 2015
  • My Brilliant Friend (HBO)
  • Pitch Perfect, 2012 (HBO)
  • Princess Kaiulani, 2009 (HBO)
  • Queen & Slim, 2019 (HBO)
  • Selena, 1997
  • Snow White And The Huntsman, 2012 (HBO)
  • Temple Grandin, 2010 (HBO)
  • The Autobiography Of Miss Jane Pittman (HBO)
  • The Girl With All The Gifts, 2016 (HBO)
  • The Lady And The Dale (HBO)
  • The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency (HBO)
  • Unpregnant, 2020
  • V For Vendetta, 2005
  • Veneno, 2020
  • Watchmen (HBO)
  • We Will Rise: Michelle Obama’s Mission To Educate Girls Around The World, 2016
  • Women Of Troy (HBO)
  • Wonder Woman, 2017

WOMEN WHO MADE HISTORY

  • 93queen, 2018
  • Beah: A Black Woman Speaks, 2003 (HBO)
  • Being Serena (HBO)
  • Billie Jean King: Portrait Of A Pioneer (HBO)
  • Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher And Debbie Reynolds (HBO)
  • Diana, Our Mother: Her Life And Legacy (HBO)
  • Ethel (HBO)
  • Gloria: In Her Own Words (HBO)
  • Harriet  (HBO)
  • Introducing Dorothy Dandridge  (HBO)
  • Isabel (Debuts 3/12)
  • Jane Fonda In Five Acts (HBO)
  • Lindsey Vonn: The Final Season (HBO)
  • Little Rock Central: 50 Years Later (HBO)
  • Mavis! (HBO)
  • Miss Sharon Jones!, 2015
  • Natalie Wood: What Remains Behind (HBO)
  • Nothing Left Unsaid: Gloria Vanderbilt & Anderson Cooper (HBO)
  • On The Record
  • On The Trail: Inside The 2020 Primaries
  • Portraits Of A Lady (HBO)
  • Queen Of The World (HBO)
  • Saudi Women’s Driving School (HBO)
  • Say Her Name: The Life and Death of Sandra Bland (HBO)
  • Thank You, Mr. President: Helen Thomas At The White House (HBO)
  • The Lady And The Dale (HBO)
  • The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks  (HBO)
  • Tina (Debuts 3/27) (HBO)
  • Too Beautiful: Our Right To Fight, 2018
  • Triangle: Remembering The Fire (HBO)
  • We Will Rise: Michelle Obama’s Mission To Educate Girls Around The World, 2016
  • Women Of Troy (HBO)

WRITTEN BY WOMEN

  • Bessie, 2015 (Dee Rees) (HBO)
  • Birds Of Prey (And The Fantabulous Emancipation Of One Harley Quinn), 2020 (Christina Hodson) (HBO)
  • A Black Lady Sketch Show (Robin Thede) (HBO)
  • Blue Crush, 2002 (Susan Orlean) (HBO)
  • Confirmation, 2016 (Susannah Grant) (HBO)
  • Desperately Seeking Susan, 1985 (Leora Barish) (HBO)
  • Emma. (2020) (Eleanor Catton) (HBO)
  • Gentleman Jack (Sally Wainwright) (HBO)
  • Grey Gardens, 2009 (Patricia Rozema) (HBO)
  • Hemingway & Gellhorn, 2012 (Barbara Turner) (HBO)
  • Insecure (Issa Rae) (HBO)
  • Introducing Dorothy Dandridge, 1997 (Shonda Rhimes) (HBO)
  • Iron Jawed Angels, 2004 (Jennifer Friedes) (HBO)
  • Love & Basketball, 2000 (Gina Prince-bythewood)
  • Mrs. Doubtfire, 1993 (Anne Fine) (HBO)
  • Never, Rarely, Sometimes, Always, 2020 (Eliza Hittman) (HBO)
  • Queen & Slim, 2019 (Lena Waithe) (HBO)
  • Run (Vicky Jones) (HBO)
  • Share, 2019 (Pippa Bianco) (HBO)
  • Sunshine Cleaning, 2008 (Megan Holley) (HBO)
  • The Beguiled, 2017 (Sofia Coppola) (HBO)
  • The Girl (Gwyneth Hughes) (HBO)
  • The Photograph, 2020 (Stella Meghie) (HBO)
  • The Tale, 2018 (Jennifer Fox) (HBO)

SHE’S A CREATOR 
Films produced or directed by women

  • 27 Dresses (Anne Fletcher) (HBO)
  • An Angel At My Table, 1990 (Jane Campion)
  • Bessie, 2015 (Dee Rees) (HBO)
  • Birds Of Prey (And The Fantabulous Emancipation Of One Harley Quinn), 2020 (Cathy Yan) (HBO)
  • Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (Beeban Kidron) (HBO)
  • Cleo From 5 To 7, 1962 (Agnes Varda)
  • Daisies, 1966 (Vera Chytilova)
  • De Lo Mio, 2019 (Diana Peralta) (HBO)
  • Desert Hearts, 1985 (Donna Deitch)
  • Desperately Seeking Susan, 1985 (Susan Seidelman) (HBO)
  • Divine Secrets Of The Ya-ya Sisterhood, 2002 (Callie Khouri)
  • Dolapo Is Fine (Ethosheia Hylton) (HBO)
  • Emma. (2020) (Autumn De Wilde) (HBO)
  • Fat Girl, 2001 (Catherine Breillet)
  • Fatso, 1980 (Anne Bancroft)
  • Fine China (Tiffany So) (HBO)
  • Flight (Kia Moses) (HBO)
  • Harlan County U.S.A, 1976 (Barbara Kopple)
  • Harriet, 2019 (Kasi Lemmons) (HBO)
  • I Used To Go Here (Kris Rey) (HBO)
  • Josie And The Pussycats (Deborah Kaplan) (HBO)
  • Jumpin’ Jack Flash, 1986 (Penny Marshall) (HBO)
  • La Ciénaga, 2001 (Lucrecia Martel)
  • Little Man Tate, 1991 (Jodie Foster) (HBO)
  • Love & Basketball, 2000 (Gina Prince-bythewood)
  • Mikey And Nicky, 1976 (Elaine May)
  • My Brilliant Career, 1979 (Gillian Armstrong)
  • National Lampoon’s European Vacation, 1985 (Amy Heckerling)
  • Never Rarely Sometimes Always, 2020 (Eliza Hittman) (HBO)
  • Point Break, 1991 (Kathryn Bigelow) (HBO)
  • Queen & Slim, 2019 (Melina Matsoukas) (HBO)
  • Smithereens, 1982 (Susan Seidelman)
  • Steven Universe Movie, 2019 (Rebecca Sugar)
  • Superman: Doomsday (Lauren Montgomery)
  • Sweetie, 1989 (Jane Campion)
  • The Beguiled, 2017 (Sofia Coppola) (HBO)
  • The Fisherman (Zoey Martinson) (HBO)
  • The High Note (Nisha Ganatra) (HBO)
  • The Night Porter, 1974 (Liliana Cavani)
  • The Photograph, 2020 (Stella Meghie) (HBO)
  • Unpregnant, 2020 (Rachel Lee Goldenberg)
  • Wonder Woman (2017) (Patty Jenkins)
  • You’ve Got Mail, 1998 (Nora Ephron)

WOMEN IN MUSIC

  • Bessie, 2015 (HBO)
  • Havana Street Party Presents Beatriz Luengo (HBO)
  • Jennifer Lopez Dance Again
  • Kany Garcia: Soy Yo En Vivo (HBO)
  • Linda And The Mockingbirds, 2020 (HBO)
  • Linda Ronstadt: The Sound Of My Voice, 2019
  • Selena, 1997
  • Shakira In Concert: El Dorado World Tour (HBO)
  • Tina (HBO) (Debuts 3/27)
  • Tiny Audience: Alejandra Guzman (HBO)
  • Tiny Audience: Ally Brook (HBO)
  • Tiny Audience: Cami (HBO)
  • Tiny Audience: Debi Nova (HBO)
  • Tiny Audience: Jackie Cruz (HBO)
  • Tiny Audience: Mon Laferte (HBO)
  • Tiny Audience: Natti Natasha (HBO)

MUJERES WHO GIVE US LIFE

  • A Tiny Audience (S2 Debuts 3/19) (HBO)
  • Alice (HBO)
  • Bandidas, 2006 (HBO)
  • Carmen Y Lola, 2018 (HBO)
  • Coyote Lake, 2019 (HBO)
  • De Lo Mio, 2019 (HBO)
  • El Negocio (HBO)
  • Gloria, 2013 (HBO)
  • Hotel Coppelia, 2020 (HBO)
  • Isabel (Debuts 3/12)
  • Jennifer Lopez: Dance Again, 2013 (HBO)
  • La Mujer de Mi Hermano, 2005
  • Nina Errante (AKA Wandering Girl), 2018 (HBO)
  • Patria (HBO)
  • Perfect Life (Vida Perfecta)
  • Quinceañera, 2006
  • Real Women Have Curves, 2002 (HBO)
  • Selena, 1997
  • Shakira in Concert: El Dorado World Tour, 2019 (HBO)
  • The Heiresses (AKA Las Herederas), 2018 (HBO)
  • Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down!, 1989
  • Veneno, 2020
  • What Bitch?, 2020 (HBO)
  • Yo, Imposible, 2018 (HBO)

EMMY-WINNING WOMEN 
Titles featuring Emmy-winning women

  • Angels In America, 2003 (Meryl Streep) (HBO)
  • Big Little Lies (Nicole Kidman) (HBO)
  • Closer, The (Kyra Sedgwick)
  • Elizabeth I (Helen Mirren) (HBO)
  • Euphoria (Zendaya) (HBO)
  • Friends (Jennifer Aniston)
  • Game Change, 2012 (Julianne Moore) (HBO)
  • Grey Gardens, 2009 (Jessica Lange) (HBO)
  • John Adams (Laura Linney) (HBO)
  • Mildred Pierce, 2010 (Kate Winslet) (HBO)
  • Miss Evers’ Boys, 1997 (Alfre Woodard) (HBO)
  • New Adventures Of Old Christine, The (Julia Louis-Dreyfus)
  • Olive Kitteridge, 2014 (Frances McDormand) (HBO)
  • Sex And The City (Sarah Jessica Parker) (HBO)
  • Temple Grandin, 2011 (Claire Danes) (HBO)
  • The Autobiography Of Miss Jane Pittman, 1974 (Cicely Tyson) (HBO)
  • The Sopranos, (Eddie Falco) (HBO)
  • The West Wing, (Allison Janney)
  • Veep (Julia Louis-Dreyfus) (HBO)
  • Watchmen (Regina King) (HBO)

SEE HER IN ACTION

  • Alien, 1979 (HBO)
  • Aliens, 1986 (HBO)
  • AVP: Alien vs. Predator, 2004 (HBO)
  • Bandidas, 2006 (HBO)
  • Batwoman
  • Birds Of Prey (And The Fantabulous Emancipation Of One Harley Quinn), 2020 (HBO)
  • Blue Crush, 2002 (HBO)
  • Catwoman, 2004
  • Harriet, 2019 (HBO)
  • Kill Bill: Volume 1, 2003 (HBO)
  • Kill Bill: Volume 2, 2004 (HBO)
  • Lady Snowblood 2: Love Song Of Vengeance, 1974
  • Lady Snowblood, 1973
  • Mad Max: Fury Road, 2015
  • Ocean’s 8, 2018
  • Prometheus, 2012 (HBO)
  • Snow White And The Huntsman, 2012 (HBO)
  • Speed, 1994 (HBO)
  • Stargirl
  • Supergirl
  • The Girl with All The Gifts, 2017 (HBO)
  • The Golden Compass, 2007
  • The Long Kiss Goodnight, 1996
  • The River Wild, 1994 (HBO)
  • Underwater, 2020 (HBO)
  • V For Vendetta, 2005
  • Vixen
  • Wonder Woman (1975)
  • Wonder Woman (2017)
  • X-men: Dark Phoenix, 2019 (HBO)

SHE’LL MAKE YOU LAUGH

  • Amanda Seales: I Be Knowin, 2019 (HBO)
  • Amy Schumer: Live at the Apollo, 2015 (HBO)
  • Beth Stelling: Girl Daddy, 2020
  • Chelsea Handler: Evolution, 2020
  • Coastal Elites, 2020 (HBO)
  • Ellen: Here and Now, 2003 (HBO)
  • Ellen: The Beginning, 2000 (HBO)
  • Gina Brillon: Easily Offended, 2019 (HBO)
  • Michelle Wolf: Nice Lady, 2017 (HBO)
  • Rose Matafeo: Horndog, 2020
  • Rosie O’Donnell: A Heartfelt Stand Up, 2015 (HBO)
  • Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles, 2013 (HBO)
  • Shayla Rivera: It’s Not Rocket Science, 2020 (HBO)
  • Tig Notaro: Boyish Girl Interrupted, 2015 (HBO)
  • Tracey Ullman: Live & Exposed, 2005 (HBO)
  • Tracey Ullman in the Trailer Tales, 2003 (HBO)
  • Whitney Cummings: I’m Your Girlfriend, 2016 (HBO)
  • Wishful Drinking, 2010 (HBO)
  • Yvonne Orji: Mama I Made it, 2020 (HBO)

WOMEN OF DC

  • Batman and Harley Quinn
  • Batman v. Superman
  • Batman: Assault on Arkham
  • Batman: Bad Blood
  • Batman: Gotham By Gaslight
  • Batman: Mystery of Batwoman
  • Batwoman
  • Birds of Prey (And The Fantabulous Emancipation Of One Harley Quinn), 2020 (HBO)
  • Catwoman, 2004
  • DC Super Hero Girls: Hero of the Year
  • DC Super Hero Girls: Intergalactic Games
  • DC Super Hero Girls: Legends of Atlantis
  • Doom Patrol
  • Harley Quinn
  • Justice League
  • Justice League Adventure: Trapped in Time
  • Justice League Unlimited
  • Justice League, 2017 (HBO)
  • Justice League: Doom
  • Justice League: Flashpoint Paradox
  • Justice League: Gods and Monsters
  • Justice League: War
  • LEGO DC Super Hero Girls: Brain Drain
  • Stargirl
  • Suicide Squad, 2016
  • Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay
  • Supergirl
  • Teen Titans
  • Titans
  • Vixen
  • Watchman (series) (HBO)
  • Wonder Woman (2017)
  • Wonder Woman (animated)
  • Wonder Woman (series)
  • Wonder Woman: Bloodlines
  • Young Justice

SHE’S THE STAR 

Animation

  • Adventure Time: Distant Lands – Obsidian
  • DC Super Hero Girls: Hero of the Year
  • DC Super Hero Girls: Intergalactic Games
  • DC Super Hero Girls: Legends of Atlantis
  • Earwig and the Witch
  • Harley Quinn
  • Howl’s Moving Castle
  • Infinity Train
  • Josie and the Pussycats in Outer Space
  • Josie and the Pussycats, 2001 (HBO)
  • Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken!
  • Kiki’s Delivery Service
  • Kill la Kill
  • LEGO DC Super Hero Girls: Brain Drain
  • LEGO DC Super Hero Girls: Super-Villain High
  • Mighty Magiswords
  • My Neighbor Totoro
  • Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind
  • Only Yesterday
  • Ponyo
  • Princess Mononoke
  • Puella Magi Madoka Magica
  • Ride Your Wave
  • Sabrina: Magic of the Red Rose
  • Spirited Away
  • Summer Camp Island
  • Teen Titans
  • The Cat Returns
  • The Night is Short, Walk on Girl
  • The Powerpuff Girls (original)
  • The Powerpuff Girls (reboot)
  • The Secret World of Arrietty
  • The Tale of Princess Kaguya
  • Vixen
  • Weathering With You
  • When Marnie Was There
  • Whisper of the Heart
  • Wonder Woman

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