This Sunday May 25th, HBO will premiere "The Normal Heart," a film based on Larry Kramer's play following the beginning of the AIDS epidemic in '80s. The highly anticipated movie boasts a star-studded cast, including Mark Ruffalo, Jim Parsons, Matt Bomer, and Taylor Kitsch.
In addition to popular series like "Game of Thrones" and "True Blood," HBO has a history of producing provocative movies that cover everything from the 2008 election race to the Yankees' 1961 season. In fact, HBO movies have taken home the Emmy for Outstanding Television Movie every year since 1993, except 2000 and 2003.
So while you're gearing up for "The Normal Heart," here are 7 other HBO films worth checking out: