The weekend is a fantastic period to look forward to every week, basically because weekends are for fun! It’s refreshingly fun in cinemas this weekend. Get your weekend groove on with all the excitement going on – action, thriller, romance, drama, comedy. As always there’s something for everyone – mum, dad and the little ones!
Watch movie trailers below:
’76 is a Nigerian historical fiction drama film told from two points of view: a soldier accused of being involved in the 1976 military coup and assassination of General Murtala Mohammed, the Head-of-State of Nigeria and that of his young pregnant wife who helps him prove his innocence. Starring: Ramsey Noah, Rita Dominic, Ibinabo Fiberesima, Chidi Mokeme
2. BROTHER JEKWU
Mike Ezuruonye’s comedy movie about the adventures of a village champion who travels from Nigeria to Kenya to work for a female boss.. Starring: Angela Okorie, Huddah Munroe, Wofai Fada, Klint D Drunk, Funnybone, Nedu, Mike
3. KEEPING UP WITH THE JONESES
A suburban couple becomes embroiled in an international espionage plot when they discover that their seemingly perfect new neighbors are government spies. Starring: Zach Galifianakis, Isla Fisher, Jon Hamm
A young woman uses her navigational talents to set sail for a fabled island. Joining her on the adventure is her hero, the legendary Demi-God Maui. Starring: Auli’i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, Rachel House
5. DEAR ZINDAGI
Kaira is a budding cinematographer in search of a perfect life. Her encounter with Jug, an unconventional thinker, helps her gain a new perspective on life. She discovers that happiness is all about finding comfort in life’s imperfections. Starring: Alia Bhatt, Shah Rukh Khan, Aditya Roy Kapoor
Mike Okafor is invited by his childhood friend and buddy; Adetunde George Jnr, to have dinner and spend the weekend with him and his fiancée Lola Coker as they plan for their upcoming wedding, but the dinner turns out to be much more… Starring: Deyemi Okanlawon, Kehinde Bankole, Enyinna Nwigwe, Keira Hewatch, Okey Uzoeshi, RMD and Ireti Doyle.
7. THE BIRTH OF A NATION
Based on a true story and set against the American South thirty years prior to the outbreak of the Civil War, THE BIRTH OF A NATION follows Nat Turner (Nate Parker), a literate slave and preacher whose financially strained owner Samuel Turner (Armie Hammer) accepts an offer to use Nat’s preaching to subdue unruly slaves, but the tables turn around… Starring: Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Penelope Ann Miller, Jackie Earle Haley, Mark Boone Junior, Colman Domingo, Gabrielle Union, Esther Scott, Chiké Okonkwo
8. Doctor Strange
A former Neurosurgeon embarks on a journey Of healing only to be drawn into the world of the mystic arts. Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams
9. FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM
Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) a writer, has just completed a global excursion to find and document an extraordinary array of magical creatures. Arriving in New York for a brief stopover, some of Newt’s fantastic beasts escape which could spell trouble for both the wizarding and No-Maj worlds. Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Alison Sudol
10. UNDERWORLD 5: BLOODWARS
Vampire death dealer, Selene (Kate Beckinsale) fights to end the eternal war between the Lycan clan and the Vampire faction that betrayed her.
Starring: Kate Beckinsale, Theo James, Lara Pulver
Have a fabulous weekend!