Some movies leave one feeling gleeful. Poorly executed flicks, on the other hand, make cinema-goers think of a million better ways they could have spent their time.


TheCable Lifestyle recommends the following movies for you to watch in the cinema or on Netflix this weekend.

Bullet Train

Running time: 2hrs 23mins


Starring: Brad Pitt, Sandra Bullock, Micheal Shannon

Synopsis: A trained assassin wants a way out of the killing life but she must participate in a final objective that would be her most daring.


Legend of Hank

Running time: 1hr 38mins

Starring: Gabriel Iglesias, Ricky Gervais, Michelle Yeoh

Synopsis: A dog finds himself in a community of cats desperately in need of a hero as a supervillain threatens their existence. Our hero must overcome cats’ hatred for dogs to fulfil the mission.


Hey You

Running time: 1hr 40mins

Starring: Timini Egbuson, Efe Irele, Stan Nze


Synopsis: The life of a socially awkward 32-year-old software engineer is turned upside down when he finds out the girl he wants to be with is the adult-film model he obsesses over, and she’s his next-door neighbour.

DC League of Superpets

Running time: 1hr 40mins


Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Keanu Reeves

Synopsis: An assorted collection of pets with supernatural powers must converge and save the world from evil in the absence of Superman and the Justice League.

Tiger’s Tail

Running time: 1hr 55mins

Starring:  Alex Ekubo, Natasha Akhide, Anita Joseph

Synopsis: A UK-trained Nigerian psychologist launches a foundation to rehabilitate street boys, but things get really ugly when she is kidnapped by a ruthless gang.


Running time: 1hr 57mins

Starring: Jemima Osunde, Uzo Arukwe

Synopsis: A man marries a woman with hopes that she will support him financially, and he becomes frustrated when things do not go according to plans; he will stop at nothing to have it his way.

The Gray Man

Running time: 2hrs 2mins

Starring: Ryan Gosling, Chis Evan, Ana De Armas

Synopsis: A CIA agent uncovers the agency’s deep-rooted secret, and it triggers a universal man-hunt for his head. Will he survive the hordes of assassins eying the bounty staked on him?

Thor: Love and Thunder

Running time: 1hr 59mins

Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Chris Pitt, Christian Bale

Synopsis: Thor interrupts his retirement to stop a galactic killer who seeks the extinction of the gods. The thunder god gathers a squad of diety, and they embark upon a harrowing cosmic adventure to uncover the mystery of the killer’s vengeance and stop him before it’s too late.

Minions: The Rise Of Gru

Running time: 1hr 30mins

Starring: Alan Arkin, Taraji P. Henson, Michelle Yeoh

Synopsis: Another return into the universe of Despicable Me and the minions are back with humour.

Jurassic World Dominion

Running time: 2hrs 26mins

Starring: Campbell Scott, Daniella Pineda, Scott Haze

Synopsis: Human beings must reimagine their place in a world overrun by dinosaurs.

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