Whether as a way to relax, hang out with friends and family, or get a crush to spend time with you, the cinema culture is getting increasingly popular among Nigerians.


Cinemas across the country offer a diverse selection of movies.

For this weekend, here is a rundown of 10 movies you should consider for your next stop at the cinemas;

She is

Synopsis: The story of a woman reaching her 40s trying to find love and children through what society and religion deem as the right way but on a clock; she counts down to one of the most important decisions of her life.


Starring: Omawumi Megbele, Waje Iruobe,  Desmond Elliot, Linda Ejiofor

Runtime: 96mins

Zero Hour

Synopsis: Zero Hour has a lot of family love, business and crime hanging round its fold. After the death of the CEO of Galaxy Ltd his only child and heir, Zamani(Alexx Ekubo), is back to take over his father’s legacy.


Starring: Alex Ekubo, Ali Nuhu, Richard Mofe Damijo, Eucharia Anunobi

Runtime: 90mins

The Kid who would be King

Synopsis: A band of kids embark on an epic quest to thwart a medieval menace.

Starring: Patrick Stewart, Rebecca Fergusson, Tom Taylor


Runtime: 80mins

Big Fat Lie

Synopsis: James runs into his celebrity crush at the wrong time and place, he is mistaken for a captain, and for that reason, Eni falls in love with him. James decides to play along; Big mistake!

Starring: Blossom Chukwujekwu, Eniola Badmus, Joseph Momodu, Mercy Aigbe, Rita Dominic

Runtime: 90 mins

Captain Marvel

Synopsis: Carol Danvers becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races.

Starring: Brie Larson, Mckenna Grace, Samuel L. Jackson

Runtime: 124 mins

Being Annabel

Synopsis: When a broke lady plays into the manipulations of her dubious lover to manipulate her deceased twin sister so as to inherit her riches, she must be entangled in her sister’s love triangle along with the demons inside.


Starring: Alex Ekubo, Chelsea Eze, Desmond Elliot, Ken Erics, Oma Nnadi

Runtime: 101 mins

Mr. President (The Controversial Election)

Synopsis: The president interrupts a football game to declare his intention to run for a second term. Several issues spring up to threaten his ambition as the cunning and hilarious game of politics begins to unfold. He must listen or ignore the advice of his cabinet to determine if he would lose or win the election against a formidable opposition party.

Starring: Toyin Abraham, Ayo Makun, Broda Shaggi, Omo Ibadan, D Funky Mallam

Runtime: 98 mins

Baby Mamas

Synopsis: Revolving around the daily lives and loves of four professional women who are all in different stages of their own real-life baby mama drama.

Starring: Salamina Mosese, Thembisa Mdod, Dineo Panaka, Kay Smith

Runtime:  97 mins

What Men Want

Synopsis: A woman is boxed out by the male sports agents in her profession, but gains an unexpected edge over them when she develops the ability to hear men’s thoughts.

Starring: Taraji P. Henson, Kristen Ledlow, Josh Brene

Runtime: 117 mins

Wonder Park

Synopsis: Wonder Park tells the story of a magnificent amusement park where the imagination of a wildly creative girl named June comes alive.

Starring: Brianna Denski, Jennifer Garner, Ken Hudson Campbell

Runtime: 85 mins

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