Author: Efeturi

Director – Desmond Elliot Written By- Emem Isong Starring- Genevieve Nnaji, Ramsey Noah, Monalisa Chinda, Ini Edo, Uti Nwachukwu, Bobby Obodo, Beveley Naya, Brian Okwara, Alex Ekubo Genre- Comedy, Romance This star studded flick, comes to us from the stables of Royal Arts Academy( still trying to figure out what they are about). I was a bit skeptical of the movie at first, as films filled with a lot of notable characters most times turn out to be a farce and not as fantastic. Not wanting to let the cat out of the bag, regarding who played what, I…

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Director – Blessing Egbe Written By- Blessing Egbe Starring- Chinonso Young, Kiki Omeili, Adaora Ukoh, Katherine Obiang, Keira Hewatch. Genre- Drama The first thought that crept up in my head when I heard LEKKI WIVES was how were they going to get people who wanted to be followed by cameras on a daily bases or get someone as daring and troublesome as Nene Leakes, one of the housewives from The Real Housewives of Atlanta’, one of the most prominent spin-offs of the ‘The Real Housewives’ franchise, turns out it is a story telling drama series created by Blessing Egbe. The…

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What can I say, I was too upset after watching the Wolverine, I didn’t stay to watch the end credits. For those of us who missed it, the is what happened. What say you, are you looking forward to an X-Men 4??? Hmmm…

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I am seriously looking forward to the second installment of the Marvel Comic book character ‘Thor’ movie set to hit the theatres in October 2013. Hope its as interesting as it looks. And maybe just maybe, I will have a rundown on which superhero flick made you say; Damn!!!!

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Director – Ike Nnaebue, Rukky Sanda and Valentine Beid Written By- Rukky Sanda Starring- Tonto Dikeh, Rukky Sanda, Alex Usifo, Ikay Ogbonna and Alex Ekubo. Genre- Drama Up and coming actress, producer, executive producer and now director Rukky Sanda, brings us this drama stint titled LOVELORN. According to Wikipedia, Lovelorn means being miserable because of unrequited love or unhappiness in love. In fact this movie title has been used as music album and also has a 2010 British movie. Initially, I thought it was a direct copy of the British movie but after reading the British versions plot…

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Director – Tom RobsonWritten By- Uduak Oguamanam and Rita Onwurah.Stars- Uche Jumbo, Van Vicker, Charles Okafor and Bobby ObodoFrom the stables of Uche Jumbo productions comes the (not sure what genre I can place it) story of Debbie and Jide Adekoya, a wealthy suburban couple, played by Uche Jumbo and Charles Okafor. Debbie is an aspiring poet/writer while her husband is a stock market analyst and businessman.The movie also stares Bobby Obodo an upcoming Nollywood hunk that’s gracing our tubes as well as Van Vicker. Osa Imasuen played by Bobby Obodo, is hired by Timi, Van Vickers character to steal…

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By now, it is no longer news that the Nigerian rep in the ongoing Big Brother Africa reality TV show, Beverly Osu has been shacking up (that’s putting it mildly) in the tub with the South African dude Angelo. The young lady has been under intense media scrutiny for her actions (from social to print media), that whether she clinches the title this year or not, she will always be remembered as that Nigerian who had sex (or not) in the BBA house to the excitement of many non-Nigerians and embarrassment of some Nigerians.  Now, my major disappointment isn’t with Beverly (heck, it’s bad enough that the BBA…

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I know this is supposed to be a purely Nollywood review blog (even though I started off with a Ghanaian production, *sigh*), I just had to write something on this movie face off (so once in a while, there will be some Hollywood in the mix) Now, never would I have thought there will be a time, a Hollywood Production studio will produce two similar movies and then have them released almost simultaneously but after careful scanning of the industry, I realize that it’s really not that uncommon in the movie capital of the world. So the next time you…

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Director – Pascal AmanfoWritten By- Pascal AmanfoStars- Yvonne Nelson, Nadia Buari and Chris AttohGenre- Romantic/ComedySet in the suburbs of Ghana, The Single and Married looks at the lives of 3 young couples and the various roles they play in making or marring their relationships. Jay and Kim the main characters played by Yvonne Nelson and Chris Attoh are the newest entrants into the institution of marriage and its many uncertainties.The movie also features Nadia Buari, Tana Adelana and Kofi Adjorlolo. Nadia Buari character fails to balance her work and family life constantly taking her husband for granted while Tana Adelana…

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