HBO Launches New Recommended by Humans Tool

The Two Gay Geeks this press release from our friends at HBO PR about a new service they have launched to get more people to use their service.

Read below for what they have to offer on this new platform.

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Find Your New Favorite Show With These Recommendations From Real HBO Fans

NEW YORK, August 2019 – HBO has launched RECOMMENDED BY HUMANS, a new, human-powered show recommendation tool designed to help you discover your next favorite HBO show. Featuring more than 50 free HBO episodes, movies and documentaries, the tool spotlights real HBO fans offering recommendations for their favorite HBO shows. Because the best recommendations come from real people.

Drag through the canvas on the “Recommended by Humans” tool from a desktop or mobile browser ( to explore 36 unique video suggestions and more than 150 tweet recommendations from real HBO fans.

From new hit series like “Succession,” “Chernobyl,” “A Black Lady Sketch Show,” “The Righteous Gemstones” and “Game of Thrones” to beloved HBO classics like “Sex and the City,” “The Sopranos,” “Bored to Death,” “The Wire” and “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” each recommendation features a series or film trailer and the series premiere episode or full film — available to stream for free. The tool will be updated regularly with new fan recommendations.

The first HBO brand campaign to entirely feature fans, “Recommended by Humans” celebrates the emotional connection HBO viewers have with the network’s programming and illustrates the power of recommendations from real humans who, simply put, really love television. Fans can join the conversation by sharing their own recommendations on social media using #HumanReco, and should keep an eye on @HBO on Twitter and Instagram for new “Recommended by Humans” content.

The campaign was developed by HBO’s marketing team, alongside agencies Engine and Resn.

Below is the full list of programs* available to sample for free:

A Black Lady Sketch Show Animals

Ballers Big Little Lies

Bored to Death Carnivale

Chernobyl Crashing

Curb Your Enthusiasm Deadwood

Divorce Eastbound & Down

Enlightened Euphoria

Flight of the Conchords Game of Thrones

Gentleman Jack Girls

Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

Los Espookys Mommy Dead and Dearest

My Brilliant Friend Random Acts of Flyness

Sally4Ever Sex and the City

Sharp Objects Silicon Valley

Six Feet Under Succession

The Comeback The Deuce

The Jinx: The Life and Death of Robert Durst

The Larry Sanders Show The Leftovers

The Night Of The Normal Heart

The Sopranos The Wire

The Young Pope

There’s Something Wrong with Aunt Diane

True Blood True Detective

Veep Vice Principals


*For original series, the first episode of each series will be available to stream for free.

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