Play titles in other languages

International and local productions

Shows and movies from around the world are available in the International genre (open the Browse menu and choose International). To see shows and movies from your region, open the Browse menu and then choose Local Productions.

Here's how HBO Max uses your display language when you play a show or movie:

  • Shows and movies on HBO Max automatically play with the original audio track and subtitles that match your display language.

Switch audio or subtitle language

Most shows and movies have multiple audio and subtitle languages available. To see which languages are available, start watching something and then choose the Audio and Subtitles button (speech bubble) in the video player. Here you can choose an audio and subtitle language. To learn more, see Subtitles, captions, and alternate audio.

Roku: Switch audio or subtitle language

  • Press the * button to view available audio languages.
  • To change the subtitle language, press the * menu and navigate to Accessibility > Captioning Track and select your language.