Getting tired of people talking about the latest TV shows and movies you haven’t seen? Well now is the perfect time to get in the loop! Take advantage of those April showers and sit back, relax, and watch all of the amazing entertainment on HBO and Cinemax. From April 10-13 there is a FREE preview weekend with full, unlimited access to all the original series, Hollywood hits, and more from HBO and Cinemax.


Sean Bean as Ned Stark in Game of Thrones
Sean Bean as Ned Stark in Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones
The award-winning HBO fantasy series returns for its fifth season on Sunday, April 12. The series is adapted from the George R. R. Martin’s novels, A Song of Ice and Fire. The story takes place on the fictional continents of Westeros and Essos and includes several overlapping storylines as different families fight for power.

Silicon Valley
This HBO comedy is still relatively new, entering just its second season on Sunday, April 12. The series stars six young men who create a startup company in—you guessed it—Silicon Valley. The characters find that it may be more difficult to deal with success than achieving the success itself.

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
British comedian John Oliver hosts this weekly late night show that features special guests along with satire on politics and current events. The show is often compared to The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, especially because John Oliver is a former correspondent of the program. Last Week Tonight airs on Sunday nights.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus and her co-stars on Veep
Julia Louis-Dreyfus and her co-stars on Veep

Julia Louis-Dreyfus leads in HBO’s smart comedy as its fourth season is set to premiere on Sunday, April 12. The former Seinfeld star has earned multiple Emmys for her performance as Selina Meyer, the Vice President of the United States. It turns out being the VP is not quite what she expected.

Sinatra: All Or Nothing At All
This two-part HBO documentary offers an in-depth look at the life of the legendary Frank Sinatra. Enjoy rare footage and interviews from Sinatra and those closest to him.


Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore, and other cast members in Blended
Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore, and other cast members in Blended

This romantic adventure comedy that reunites Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore will be available on Cinemax beginning April 11. Sandler and Barrymore star as single parents who go out on a terrible blind date together. Later they end up at the same African safari resort with their children for a week and things get interesting.

The Purge: Anarchy
This sequel follows the same premise as its predecessor. All crime is legal for 12 hours in the United States. Follow three different groups as they try to survive the night in Los Angeles.

Other movies, shows, and programming to catch: Vice, Banshee, X-Men: Days of Future Past, Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel, The Knick, Gravity, The Grand Budapest Hotel, Girls, The Lego Movie and MUCH more!

If you decide you love it, now is the perfect time to stay caught up with your favorite shows and movies! TDS TV customers get ½ off HBO and/or Cinemax per month for 12 months if you order between now and April 30!* This includes full access to TDS TV On Demand content through HBO Go and Max GO.

*This offer is only valid for new HBO/Cinemax customers


Luke_Brooks Guest Blogger: Luke Brooks
Luke is the intern for the Corporate Communications team at TDS and does a lot more than brew coffee and make copies. He is called on for anything from press releases to multimedia projects. Luke is a senior at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, majoring in Communication Arts and Journalism and Mass Communication. His strongest passions are movies and sports

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