Nollywood’s ‘Blacksmith’ and Hollywood’s ‘Back to Black’ are movies TheCable Lifestyle recommends for you to watch in the cinema or on streamers this weekend.


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Running time:  2hrs


Starring: Bimbo Oshin, Femi Adebayo, Kehinde Bankole

Synopsis: Dealing with pressure and fears, a local blacksmith id determined to make it big.


Back to Black

Running time:  2hrs 2mins

Starring: Marisa Abela, Matilda Thorpe, Pierre Bergman

Synopsis: The story follows the life of Amy Winehouse through her journey from adolescence to adulthood and the creation of one of the best-selling albums of our time.


Civil War 

Running time: 1hr 49mins

Starring:  Greg Hill, Jefferson White, Jess Matney


Synopsis: A journey across a dystopian future America, following a team of military-embedded journalists as they race against time to reach DC before rebel factions descend upon the White House.

Monkey Man

Running time: 1hr 53mins


Starring: Dave Patel, Brahim Chab, Dayangku Zyana,

Synopsis: A young man unleashes a campaign of vengeance against the corrupt leaders who murdered his entire village and continue to victimise the poor and powerless.



Running time: 2hrs 8mins

Starring: Bisola Aiyeola, Mercy Aigbe, Mike Afolarin

Synopsis:  A young couple preparing for their wedding. As their families gather in a luxurious hotel, festivities soon give way to turmoil as long-held secrets, family tensions, and unexpected revelations threaten to tear them apart.

Saving Onome

Running time: 1hr 47mins

Starring: Nancy Isime, Nasboi., Olumide Oworu

Synopsis: Two devoted parents fighting against all odds for their chronically ill daughter, with time running out and a life-saving surgery hanging in the balance.

The Beasts of Two Worlds: Ajakaju

Running time: 2hrs

Starring: Femi Adebayo, Odunlade Adekola, Sola Sobowale

Synopsis: A desperate king faces banishment due to his wife’s inability to produce an heir. He takes a new bride from another world who promises him a son. But her arrival brings otherworldly mayhem to the land, forcing the king to confront his fears and fight to secure his dynasty’s future.

Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire

Running time: 1hr 54mins

Starring: Mercy Cornwall, Nicola Crisa, Rachel House

Synopsis: Kong and Godzilla must synergise against a colossal, deadly threat hidden within the world that threatens the existence of their species and humans.

Kung Fu Panda 4

Running time: 1hr 34mins

Starring: Awkwafina, Bryan Cranston, Dustin Hoffman

Synopsis: The legendary Po returns, and he needs to find and train a new Dragon Warrior. But a wicked sorceress plans to re-summon all the master villains whom Po has vanquished to the spirit realm.

Dune 2

Running time: 2hrs 46mins

Starring: Tim Blake Nelson, Timothée Chalamet, Zendaya

Synopsis: The sequel to the motion picture adaption of the critically acclaimed Dune. It explores the mythic journey of Paul Atreides as he unites with Chani and the Fremen while on a warpath of revenge against the conspirators who destroyed his family. Facing a choice between the love of his life and the fate of the known universe, he endeavours to prevent a terrible future only he can foresee.


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