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The Bridal Shower, The Hate You Give… 10 movies you should see this weekend



To help you avoid such a situation that’d leave you fuming out of the cinema in utter disgust, we recommend the following movies.
The Bridal Shower
Synopsis: Eight women meet for the Bridal shower of one of them. The night started well until they start to die one by one. Who could be killing them off and why?
Starring: Helen Paul, Moyo Lawal, Peace Egwu, Toyin Abraham, Ese Lami-George
Runtime: 86 mins

Synopsis: Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Now, facing pressures from all sides of the community, Starr must find her voice and stand up for what’s right.
Starring: Amandla Stenberg, Regina Hall, Russell Hornsby
Runtime: 133 mins
A Star is Born
Synopsis: A musician helps a young singer and actress find fame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career into a downward spiral.
Starring: Bradley Cooper, Lady Gaga, Sam Elliott
Runtime: 135 mins
Merry Men: The Real Yoruba Demons
Synopsis: Remi Martins (Falz the Bad Guy), Amaju Abioritsegbemi (AY the comedian), Ayo Alesinloye (Ramsey Nouah) and Naz Okigbo (Jim Iyke) are Abuja’s most eligible bachelors. And it’s most notorious. They have thriving businesses, palatial homes, fast cars and the attention of women in no short supply.
Starring: Ayo Makun, Folarin Falana (Palz), Jim Iyke, Nancy Isime, Ramsey Nouah
Runtime: 105 mins
Venom
Synopsis: When Eddie Brock acquires the powers of a symbiote, he will have to release his alter-ego “Venom” to save his life.
Starring: Michelle Williams, Tom Hardy, Woody Harrelson
Runtime: 112 mins
That Which Binds Us
Synopsis: It’s a family tale of love, betrayal, human weakness, individual deficiencies and sacrifice. It aims at bringing disputed broken families together and help family see through the importance of staying together amidst challenges.
Starring: Alausa Toyin, Chinyere Wilfred, Dayo Amusa, Desmond Elliot, Mercy Aigbe, Uche Jombo
Runtime: 80 mins
The House With a Clock in its Walls
Synopsis: A young orphan named Lewis Barnavelt aids his magical uncle in locating a clock with the power to bring about the end of the world.
Starring: Cate Blanchett, Jack Black, Owen Vaccaro
Runtime: 104 mins
Night School
Synopsis: A group of troublemakers are forced to attend night school in hope that they’ll pass the GED exam to finish high school
Starring: Ben Schwartz, Kevin Hart, Rob Riggle, Tiffany Haddish, Yvonne Orji
Runtime: 111 mins


Synopsis: While collecting junk one day, best friends Sonny and Sam meet Slappy, a mischievous talking dummy from an unpublished “Goosebumps” book by R.L. Stine. Hoping to start his own family, Slappy kidnaps Sonny’s mother and brings all of his ghoulish friends back to life — just in time for Halloween. As the sleepy town becomes overrun with monsters, witches and other mysterious creatures, Sonny joins forces with his sister, Sam and a kindly neighbour to save Sonny’s mom and foil Slappy’s plan.

Runtime: 90 mins
Small Foot
Synopsis: Migo is a friendly Yeti whose world gets turned upside down when he discovers something that he didn’t know existed — a human. He soon faces banishment from his snowy home when the rest of the villagers refuse to believe his fantastic tale. Hoping to prove them wrong, Migo embarks on an epic journey to find the mysterious creature that can put him back in good graces with his simple community.
Starring: LeBron James, Channing Tatum, Yara Shahidi
Runtime: 96 mins
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