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.

The Batman

Running time: 2hrs 55mins


Starring: Amber Sienna, Colin Farrell, Paul Dano

Synopsis: A superhero uncovers corruption in his city and discovers connections of the underbelly to his own family while facing the antagonist.


The American King

Running time: 1hr 16mins

Starring: Akon, Nse Ikpe Etim, Enyinna Nwigwe

Synopsis: A 400-year-old prophecy is waiting to be fulfilled as an African king tries to make Africa great once again.



Running time: 1hr 45mins

Starring: Patience Ozokwor, Folu Storms, Saskay


Synopsis: A baker is obsessively in love with one of his customers, but before he pops the question, she gets engaged to someone else and demands he makes a special cake for the wedding.

Man Down

Running time: 1hr 52mins


Starring: Anu Kolade, Feyi Adepoju, Olukunmi Salako

Synopsis: A committed Christian lady finds herself tangled in the web of lust. The story takes us through her struggles, challenges, and fight for redemption against all odds.


Running time: 1hr 50mins

Starring: Mikey Madison, Courteney Cox, Neve Campbell

Synopsis: A horror movie that follows the ordeal of people trying to kill off their biggest and creepiest threat.

Blood Hound

Running time: 2hrs

Starring: Wole Ojo, Efe Irele, Abayomi Alvin

Synopsis: It follows the struggle of a grieving father trying to get justice for the murder of his only son and the deeply corrupt police force trying to dissuade his effort for financial gains.


Running time: 1hr 44mins

Starring: Gabriella Sengos, Aidan Quinn, Taylor John Smith

Synopsis: A former government secret agent must wrestle with his past in his journey to redeem himself.

Before Valentine

Running time: 2hrs

Starring: Venita Akpofure, Yvonne Jegede, Uche Montana

Synopsis: A rom-com that tells the story of an ensemble cast of characters, who are experiencing the trials of love, all before Valentine’s Day.


Running time: 1hr 56mins

Starring: Tom Holland, Mark Wahlberg, Antonio Banderas

Synopsis: The film brings to life the story of the popular video game of the same name.


Death On The Nile

Running time: 2hrs 7mins

Starring: Gal Gadot, Armie Hammer, Jenifa Saunders

Synopsis: A detective has his boat cruise vacation cut short to investigate a murder that occurred on deck.

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