#MondayMovieMadness: 11 Nollywood Films Showing In Cinemas This Week!
The Ghost and the Tout (followed closely by Crazy People) is still going strong with the highest number of showtimes. The Boss Of All Bosses, GuynMan, and Ghetto Bred will be out on Friday June 15 to see stars like Eniola Badmus, Chinedu Emmanuel, and Adunni Ade feature in more than one box office release. Other projects in anticipation include Cheta Chukwu’s Payday and Paul Papel’s Fantastic Numbers.
For movies showing near you this week, check out the full rundown below:
1. Boss Of All Bosses
The story follows Tony as the obnoxious MD of Hemcorp. With his unsatisfactory performance, his CEO employs a second MD in the person of Samuel. The two are then both given one ultimatum: “whoever brings in a top client within six months gets to become the Sole Managing Director.”
STARRING: Chinedu Emmanuel, Akpororo, Ime Bishop, Patience Ozokwo, Bethel ‘Senator’ Njoku, Emeka Kachikwu, Adunni Ade, Sani Danja, Eniola Badmus, Babatunde Oyinbo
2. Ghetto Bred
The movie is about Efe, a young vibrant lady who believes in power and street life. She never believed in love until Onons who spoke the language she understood came into the picture. Decision and choice become the order of the day as Fred, a complete gentleman also appears seeking for a relationship.
STARRING: Eniola Badmus, Yaw, Ushbebe, Helen Paul, Peggy Ovire, Jide Kosoko, Nnedu Wazobia, Ireti Osayemi, Bolanle Ninalowo
An ambitious journalist is given an ultimatum to write a mind blowing piece for the prestigous magazine. She comes up with the perfect makeover story- only it is her long time friend and geek she chooses to transform into the most eligible bachelor… but has she created a monster in this Guy man?
STARRING: Adunni Ade, Ben Lugo Touitou, Keira Heywatch, Bucci Franklin, Temitope Olowoniyan, Jimmy Odukoya, Lolo Eremie, Ireti Doyle
4. Crazy People
Ramsey Nouah as a famous Hollywood star returns to the industry after an hiatus to track down and prosecute his impersonator. With the help of his new manager Lucinda, a fellow inmate while he was confined in Rosewood Medical Centre, a mental facility, he sets out to find the impostor within the circles of the entertainment industry. He discovers producers, production companies even photographers were working with the impostor and no one could tell the difference between the fake and the real Ramsey.
STARRING: Ramsey Nouah, Chioma ‘Chigul’ Omeruah, Desmond Elliot, Iretiola Doyle, Sola Sobowale, Monalisa Chinda, Kunle Afolayan, Bryan Okwara, Benjamin Toutoui, Mr Patrick, Stanley ‘Funnybone’ Chibunna
RUNTIME: 1 hr 50 mins
LOCATIONS: Silverbird (Galleria, Ikeja City Mall, Festac, SEC Abuja, Jabi Lake, Uyo), Filmhouse (Surulere, Dugbe, Port-Harcourt, Akure, Kano), Ozone Cinemas, Pepperoni Cinemas, Kada Cinemas
5. The Ghost and the Tout
The story follows a young lady who grew up in the ghetto and how she meets with a ghost after an unfortunate incident. Her life is soon thrown into series of dramas that only her can see and understand.
STARRING: Toyin Abraham, Bayray Mcwizu, Sambasa Nzeribe, Femi Adebayo, Chioma ‘Chigul’ Omeruah, Chioma Akpotha, Lasisi Elenu, Ronke Oshodi Oke, Dele Odule, Chiwetalu Agu, Rachel Okonkwo, Bobrisky
RUNTIME: 1 hr 45 mins
LOCATIONS: Silverbird (Galleria, Ikeja City Mall, Festac, SEC Abuja, Jabi Lake, Uyo), Filmhouse (Surulere, Dugbe, Samonda, Port-Harcourt, Akure, Kano, Benin), Ozone Cinemas, Pepperoni Cinemas, Kada Cinemas
6. Kondo Games
The comic adventure movie depicts life in the police barracks and follows the antics of two notorious police officers, Austin and Vincent who take the viewers on an unending laughter ride.
STARRING: Jide Kosoko, Francis Odega, Uche Jombo, Stanley ‘Funnybone’ Chibunna, Mercy Johnson, Mercy Aigbe, Cossy Orjiakor
RUNTIME: 1 hr 30 mins
LOCATIONS: Silverbird (Galleria, Festac, Uyo), Filmhouse (Kano), Kada Cinemas
7. Rule No.1
Stephanie and Tega have been best friends since they were five years old. They did practically everything together; they had never even gotten into a fight before until now.
STARRING: Keira Hewatch, Bucci Franklin, Chinonso Young, Anita Hughes
RUNTIME: 1 hr 47 mins
LOCATIONS: Silverbird (Ikeja City Mall, Festac, SEC Abuja), Filmhouse (Surulere, Kano), Pepperoni Cinemas, Kada Cinemas
8. Talking Dolls
The story follows the lives of two colourful and opposite characters who find affection with each other but lose more than they bargain for. It is a dark drama that vividly captures the emotional and psychological trauma that can lead a human being to contemplate the worst actions without regards to consequences.
STARRING: Daniel K. Daniel, Belinda Effah, Tamara Komboye, Mofe Duncan, Mike Olaribigbe, Yetunde Oduwole, Kunle Oladeji, Feona Mali, Natalie Deadman, Victoria Inyama
RUNTIME: 115 mins
LOCATION: Silverbird (Uyo)
9. Divorce?… Not Allowed
The story focuses on men who are going through a difficult marriage but are not bold enough to divorce their wives. Instead they go as far as setting up scandals for themselves just to get away.
STARRING: Bolanle Ninalowo, Iyabo Ojo, Angela Okorie, Eniola Badmus, Salami Rotimi, Mike Ezuruonye, Kehinde Olorunyomi, Efe Irele
RUNTIME: 110 mins
LOCATION: Silverbird (Uyo)
When an innocent online meeting turns into a riveting nightmare, a woman’s fight for survival overshadows any dreams of finding love. Alexandra met her husband Kevin Williams online. She thought that life could not get any better. With promises of marriage and children, she couldn’t turn down his request for her to move to America. Soon after her arrival, Alexandra realized that her life would take a turn for the worst. Kevin’s strange behaviour leads her into the dark world of sexual human trafficking. Alexandra must decide whether she is going to fight and live, or have her voice silenced forever.
STARRING: Ada Ameh, Vivica A. Fox, Joseph Benjamin, Wes Holland, Morgan Petersen, Glen Turner, Amber Nicole Smiley
RUNTIME: 90 mins
LOCATION: Silverbird (Uyo)
Club is a story about a heist that’s disguised as a murder that takes place in a night club situated underneath a 5-star hotel. Club follows the story of a hustler Pam who manages a night club that caters to the high and mighty. She is overworked and underpaid and hatches a grand and complicated scheme to rob her Boss and a randy Senator.
STARRING: Nancy Isime, Kelechi Udegbe, Saidi Balogun, Baaj Adebule, Gideon Okeke, Mfon Brutus, Sunday Afolabi, Nonso Kalango, DJ Moe
RUNTIME: 1 hour 30 minutes
LOCATION: Kada Cinemas
What do you think? Any movie here worth your money?
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