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.

Strange Soldier

Running time: 1hr 38mins


Starring: Wole Ojo, Linda Osifo, Belinda Effah

Synopsis: A pilot finds herself in trouble after rescuing five homeless African girls. Then a strange officer comes to her aid from a military base outside town.


Bad Guys

Running time: 1hr 40mins

Starring: Akwafina, Richard Ayoade, Alex Borstein

Synopsis: A notorious gang of criminals is finally caught after years of incredible heists. But for them to avoid prison sentences, the outlaws must do one last heist for the government and become model citizens. Under the tutelage of a mentor, the gang sets out to hoodwink the world that they’re turning good.


The Perfect Arrangement

Running time: 1hr 50mins

Starring: Mr Macaroni, Funsho Adeolu, Bovi, Pere Egbi


Synopsis: A complicated love story about a scion of a wealthy empire falling in love with two brothers simultaneously.

Ben From Downstairs

Running time: 1hr 44mins


Starring: Abayomi Alvin, Emeka Okoye, Samira Fashina

Synopsis: A young lady has to decide to either fall in love with her new, persistent neighbour or maintain her free, independent life.

Doctor Strange In The Multiverse of Madness

Running time: 2hrs 6mins

Starring: Julian Hilliard, Micheal Stuhlberg, Chinwetel Agu

Synopsis: Doctor Strange casts a forbidden spell that opens the doorway to the multiverse, including alternate versions of himself, whose threat to humanity is too great for the combined forces of Strange, Wong, and Wanda Maximoff.


Running time: 1hr 54mins

Starring: Guy Pearce, Liam Neeson, Monica Bellucci

Synopsis: An expert assassin of esteemed reputation refuses to complete a job that violates his moral code and is being hunted down by those who gave him the assignment. He is built for revenge, but with a memory that is beginning to falter, he is forced to question his every action, blurring the line between right and wrong.

In Circles

Running times: 1hr 40mins

Starring: Bimbo Ademoye, Anto Lecky, Funky Mallam

Synopsis: A family drama movie which centres around the lives of three best friends who are all married with different issues. It also highlights some issues faced in their jointly owned businesses as one of their company gets grounded by pompousness.


Running time: 2hrs

Starring: Lateef Adedimeji, Femi Adebayo, Jide Kosoko

Synopsis: Forgotten in a remote village and battling a life-ending disease, a young boy’s future could change forever when people he has never met showed up.

Man For The Job

Running time: 2hrs 5mins

Starring: Ini Edo, Temi Otedola, Uzor Arukwe, Ibrahim Suleiman

Synopsis: A young engineer joins his team to solve a software problem for an IT company. However, things take a turn for the worse when he’s accused of using the software to steal from the company.

Lost City

Running time: 1hr 52mins

Starring: Sandra Bullock, Brad Pitt, Daniel Radcliffe

Synopsis: A reclusive romance novelist on a book tour with her cover model gets swept up in a kidnapping attempt that lands them both in a cutthroat jungle adventure.


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