Hey movie lovers, you must be super excited this weekend! Weekends are the best! For those who would be observing the two-day holiday (Id el Kabir), that’s double the fun!. Add more excitement to your weekend by catching one or more of these movies at the cinemas. As always, there’s something for everyone – mum, dad and the little ones! Give yourself and loved ones a treat. Watch trailers below!
It’s Her Day
When a man proposes to foot the bill for the wedding of his bride, little does he know that she will stop at nothing to have a fairytale wedding; even if it requires his funeral to achieve it. Starring – Bovi Ugboma, Ini Dima-Okojie, Toni Tones Adefuye, Omoni Oboli, Shaffy Bello, Najite Dede, Amanda Ebeye, Adunni Ade, Gregory Ojefua, Thelma Ezeamaka!
A true story of Chesley Sullenberger, who became a hero after gliding his plane along the water in the Hudson River, saving all of the airplane flights 155 crew and passengers. Starring: Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, Laura Linney
The Dance Movie Project
Set in the city of Lagos, two brothers, underground competition dancers who despite the disapproval of their single mother, continue to chase their passion for dance. The lives of the brothers take an unexpected down-turn when their ailing mother is diagnosed with a terminal illness. Starring: Lizzy Anjorin, Chris Okagbue, Anthony Subomi
A very busy businessman finds himself trapped inside the body of his daughter’s cat, to get out, he has to reconnect with his family. Starring: Kevin Spacey, Jennifer Garner, Robbie Amell
When three overworked and under-appreciated moms are pushed beyond their limits, they ditch their conventional responsibilities for a jolt of long overdue freedom. Starring: Mila Kunis, Kathryn Hahn, Kristen Bell
Mechanic 2 – Resurrection
Arthur Bishop thought he had put his murderous past behind him when his most formidable foe kidnaps the love of his life. Now he is forced to travel the globe to complete three impossible assassinations, and do what he does best, make them look like accidents. Starring: Jason Statham, Jessica Alba, Tommy Lee Jones
A detective from Hong Kong teams up with an American gambler to battle against a notorious Chinese criminal. Starring: Jackie Chan, Johnny Knoxville, Bingbing Fan
The Big Friendly Giant
A girl named Sophie encounters the Big Friendly Giant who, despite his intimidating appearance, turns out to be a kindhearted soul who is considered an outcast by the other giants because, unlike them, he refuses to eat children. Starring: Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton