HBO Max: All the movies and series arriving in May 2022 – Series News

‘Matrix Resurrections’ and long-awaited fictions such as ‘The Staircase’, ‘The Time Traveler’s Woman’ and ‘Conversations Between Friends’. Discover the titles that are added to the streaming platform’s catalog this month.

A new month begins and, with it, new series and movie premieres arrive at hbo max. The streaming platform only adds one film to its catalog in May 2022, Matrix Resurrectionsbut among its series, three of the most anticipated premieres stand out: the judicial ‘thriller’ The Staircaseabout the Michael Peterson criminal case, and two literary adaptations: The time traveler’s wifeY conversations between friends.

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Then, See all the movies and series that premiere on HBO Max in May 2022:


Matrix Resurrections

Directed by Lana Wachowski and again with Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss reprising their roles as Neo and Trinity, respectively, from the original trilogy, the new film in the Matrix saga premiered in theaters last December to great expectation of the millions of fans of the unforgettable science fiction franchise. In this new installment, Tomhas Anderson leads a quiet life in San Francisco and has managed to become a true eminence in the world of video games, but his talent increasingly prevents him from differentiating what is real. Thus, the protagonist must face the decision to re-adopt Neo’s identity… but now in a totally revolutionary Matrix.

Premiere: May 22nd



A Mexican action comedy that follows in the footsteps of Vladimiro (Miguel Rodarte), a man who spends most of his life in a bunker he owns that he has built to his liking. There Vladimiro feels free to paint, cook, carry out his craziest ideas or simply take baths in the jacuzzi that he has installed in the place. His bunker is the way to escape from the problems of his daily life, but his life is about to change radically and become a true madness full of action and shock.

Premiere: May 2

The Staircase

Developed by Antonio Campos and starring Colin Firth and Toni Collette, The Staircase is a fictional series about one of the most famous criminal cases in the United States. In 2001, the writer Michael Peterson called the emergency services claiming that he had found his wife unconscious after falling down the stairs, but when they arrived, they found Kathleen dead and in a scene that did not seem exactly an accident. Michael was singled out as the prime suspect and his trial became the subject of a documentary series that is now one of the best true crimes of our time.

Premiere: May 6th

conversations between friends

Adapted from the homonymous novel by Sally Rooney, this British drama tells the story of Frances, a young 21-year-old university student who goes from relationship to relationship and continues to maintain a great friendship with her former girlfriend, Bobbi, a very sure of herself. During one of the poetry recitals in which they participate, Frances and Bobbu meet Melissa, an older writer who is fascinated by them, and her husband, starting a four-way relationship between the young women and the marriage.

Premiere: 15 th of May

The time traveler’s wife

Another series adaptation of a famous novel that arrives this May on HBO Max is this romantic science fiction series starring Rose Leslie and Theo James. In it, the actors play Clare and Henry, a married couple who cannot lead a normal life because he, due to a genetic disorder, is capable of time travel with unpredictable results. And those constant trips to the future and the past pose a real challenge to their relationship. The series is an adaptation of the homonymous novel by Audrey Niffenegger and has been developed by the creator of sherlock Steven Moffat.

Premiere: may 17th

rooster days

This Argentine drama series explores the competitive world of impromptu rap battles, also known as “cockfights.” In it, three young people compete for a place in this world while facing the typical problems of their age.

Premiere: May 30

-Other series that premiere in May on HBO Max

  • Evens and Nones – Season 2

Premiere: May 6th

Premiere: May 12

Premiere: May 28

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