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.

Wòkè (Look Up)

Running time: 1hr 56mins


Starring: Linda Osifo, Abdullateef Adedimeji, Tina Mba, Kunle Remi

Synopsis: After being persuaded by his wife, a former secret service agent goes on a mission to rescue the kidnapped daughter of a powerful criminal.


Truth or Dare

Running Time: 1hr 45 mins

Starring: Zack Orji, Prince Nelson, Okey Jude

Synopsis: Three couples who engaged in a drunk truth-or-dare game find themselves naked in the arms of different partners the next morning.


Friendship and trust are put to test as they try to unravel the mystery behind the drunk night.

Halloween Ends

Running Time: 1hr 51mins


Starring: Nick Castle, Kyle Richards, Andi Matichak

Synopsis: Four years after encountering a masked killer and liberating herself from fear, a woman has to confront evil when a similar event happens.

The One For Sarah


Running Time: 1hr 37mins

Starring: Beverly Naya, Daniel Etim Effiong, Broda Shaggi

Synopsis: A lady must overcome the self-esteem issues, brought on her by her previous abusive relationship, to make room for the right man in her life.

Elesin Oba

Running Time: 1hr 36mins

Starring: Odunlade Adekola, Deyemi Okanlawon, Omowunmi Dada

Synopsis: Adapted from Wole Soyinka’s novel ‘The King’s Horseman’ which tells the story of a man who jettisoned his lifelong debt of ritual suicide to accompany the dead Alaafin to the realm of the ancestors, and his action set forth rolls of catastrophic events.

Black Adam

Running Time: 2hrs 4mins

Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Viola Davis, Noah Centineo

Synopsis: A power buried for nearly 5000 years escaped its tomb and is ready to unleash justice to the modern world.

Detective Knight

Running Time: 1hr 45mins

Starring: Bruce Willis, Miranda Edwards, Dax Campbell

Synopsis: A wolf-hearted detective pursues a band of robbers to a place where his past haunts and jeopardises his mission.

Dear Sister

Running Time: 2hrs

Starring: Daniel K Daniel, Ese Idia, Etinosa Idemudia

Synopsis: Two inseparable sisters are torn apart by love as they tussle for a man.

Wedding In Nigeria

Running Time: 1hr 27mins

Starring: Patience Ozokwor, MC Lively, Zubby Michael

Synopsis: A young couple is faced with the challenges and opposition that come with interethnic marriage.

The Enforcer

Running time: 1hr 40mins

Starring: 2 Chainz, Alexis Ren, Antonio Banderas

Synopsis: A mob enforcer turns against his boss and must defend himself and his decision or suffer the consequences.

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