Whether as a way to relax, hang out with friends and family, or get a crush to spend time with you, the cinema culture is getting increasingly popular among Nigerians.
Cinemas across the country offer a diverse selection of movies.
Here is a serving of movies you can watch this weekend:
Light In The Dark
Synopsis: Emeka and Jumoke have been married for 11 years and they have a 10-year-old daughter who they love dearly. After a gang attacks them one night and the gang leader makes Emeka decide who would get raped, his wife or daughter. This puts a huge strain in their relationship as their worlds start to fall apart afterwards.
Starring: Joke Silva, Kiki Omeilie Kalu Ikeagu, Ngozi Nwosu, Rita Dominic, Saidi Balogun
Runtime: 105 mins
Synopsis: Levi has loved Somi since they were children; him being classes ahead of her. He went on to chase his dreams, became very successful. He would love to get more work done before settling down but a crisis happens. Levi has symptoms of a medical condition that could be fatal
Starring: Ramsey Nouah, Lydia Forson, Nancy Isime, Deyemi Okanlawon, Joseph Benjamin
Runtime: 100 mins
Synopsis: Security guard David Dunn uses his supernatural abilities to track Kevin Wendell Crumb, a disturbed man who has twenty-four personalities.
Starring: Bruce Willis, James McAvoy, Sarah Paulson
Runtime: 129 mins
Synopsis: A comedic look at the relationship between a wealthy man with quadriplegia and an unemployed man with a criminal record who’s hired to help him.
Starring: Bryan Cranston, Kevin Hart, Nicole Kidman
Runtime: 126 mins
Synopsis: Arthur Curry learns that he is the heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis, and must step forward to lead his people and be a hero to the world.
Starring: Amber Heard, Dolph Lundgren, Jason Momoa
Runtime: 143 mins
Synopsis: A working-class Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver of an African-American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American South.
Starring: Linda Cardellini, Mahershala Ali, Viggo Mortensen
Runtime: 130 mins
Synopsis: Struggling with frustrations from unfulfilled dreams, 40-year-old Maya gets a chance to prove to Madison Avenue that street smarts are as valuable as book smarts.
Starring: Jennifer Lopez, Milo Ventimiglia, Vanessa Hudgens
Runtime: 103 mins
Synopsis: God Calling is a movie about obedience and faith, exploring drug abuse, suicide, and the difficulty of marriage on one’s journey with God.
Starring: Zainab Balogun, Richard Mofe-Damijo, Onyeka Onwenu, Nkem Owoh
Runtime: 110 mins
Synopsis: Woli Arole, looking for a fast means of making money in order to have a birthday celebration, receives an unexpected call that he would never forget. This then leads him down paths of a call he was always destined to answer.
Starring: Woli Arole, Yinka Quadri, Segun Arinze, Saka, Samuel Ajibola, Kevin Ikeduba
Runtime: 103 mins
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
Synopsis: Spider-Man crosses parallel dimensions and teams up with the Spider-Men of those dimensions to stop a threat to all reality.
Starring: Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali, Nicolas Cage
Runtime: 117 mins