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.

Sunday’s Affair

Running time: 2hrs


Starring: Ikpe Nse-Etim, Oris Erhuero, Dakore Akande

Synopsis: Lifelong best friends fall love with the same man and the passion tests their loyalty to each other as they face a heartbreaking revelation.


Ant-man and The Wasp: Quantumania

Running time: 2hr 5mins

Starring:  Paul Rudd, Randall Park, William Jackson Harper

Synopsis: Ant-man and his associates explore the Quantum Realm, where they interact with strange creatures and embark on an adventure that goes beyond the limits of what they thought was possible.



Love In Pandemic

Running time: 2hrs


Starring: Nancy Isime, Deyemi Okanlawon, Teniola Aladese

Synopsis: It captures a love tale that happens amidst one of the most unforgettable moments in human history, the COVID-19 Pandemic when the whole world was shut down for months.



Before Valentine

Running time: 1hr 51mins

Starring: Teddy A, Ngozi Nwosu, Yvonne Jegede

Synopsis: Four hairdressers in a Lagos salon face wild relationship dramas with their families and friends while preparing for the most romantic day of the year.


A Man Called Otto

Running time: 2hr 30mins

Starring: Tom Hank, Mariana Trevina, Manuel Gracia-Rulfo

Synopsis: A grumpy widower who is very set in his ways. When a lively young family moves in next door, he meets his match in quick-witted and very pregnant Marisol, leading to an unlikely friendship that will turn his world upside-down.


Dark October

Running time: 1hr 40mins

Starring: Chuks Joseph, Munachi Okpara, Kem-Ajieh Ikechukwu, Kelechukwu Oriaku.

Synopsis: The story tells the horrifying story of the four students — Aluu 4 — of the University of Port Harcourt who were killed on October 5, 2012.



Running time: 1hr 47mins

Starring: Gerard Butler, Daniella Pineda, Mike Colter

Synopsis: A pilot finds himself caught in a war zone after he’s forced to land his commercial aircraft during a terrible storm.



Running time: 1hr 42mins

Starring: Violet McGraw, Jeena Davis, Allison Williams

Synopsis: A robotics engineer at a toy company builds a life-like doll that begins to take on a life of its own.


Puss In Boots 2

Running time: 1hr 40mins

Starring: Salma Hayek, Samson Kayo, Wagner Mour

Synopsis: Puss in Boots discovers that his passion for adventure has taken its toll: he has burned through eight of his nine lives. Puss sets out on an epic journey to find the mythical Last Wish and restore his nine lives.



Running time: 2hr

Starring: Toyin Abraham, Kunle Remi, Bimbo Akintola

Synopsis: Ijakumo follows the story of a wealthy and flamboyant pastor who discovers that his new favourite stripper is his church’s worship leader, he begins an affair with her that opens a Pandora’s Box of crisis beyond what he imagined.


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