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.


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 triggered 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.


Running time: 1hr 40mins


Starring: Uzo Aduba, Keke Palmer, Chris Evans

Synopsis: A story of Buzz Lightyear and his adventures to infinity and beyond.


Running time: 2hrs

Starring: Ifeaoma Obinwa, Ken Erics, Somadina Adinma

Synopsis:  Two friends seek riches and fame to the unfortunate extreme of “Yahoo plus” and they must face the consequences

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.

Ile Owo

Running time: 1hr 35mins

Starring: Bisola Aiyeola, Efa Iwara, Tina Mba

Synopsis: A lady gets entangled in the horror of a wealthy family after falling in love with a man she’s convinced is the man of her dreams. The longer their relationship progresses she begins to see signs that all that glitters is not gold and the family has secrets that cannot stay buried.

Silent Baron

Running time: 1hr 39mins

Starring: Nancy Isime, Eyinna Nwigwe, Adunni Ade

Synopsis: A drug baron specialises in using young ladies in his illicit drug trafficking. He promises to marry them, lures them with gifts and sweet words, and convinces their parents that he is honest and gainfully employed, only to take advantage of the ladies’ innocence and naivety to use them as his drug Courier. A lot of changes when he crosses paths with an NDLEA officer.


Running time: 2hrs 39mins

Starring: Tom Hanks, Austin Butler, Dacre Montgomery

Synopsis: A biopic on the life of the legendary Elvis Presley and the complex relationship with his manager, Colonel Tom Parker.

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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