It has been a hectic week .From one meeting to another, donkey hours spent locked up in several traffic jams within Lagos.

Time now to unwind with a good movie over the weekend with my friends and family. Which Cinema in Lagos do we go to ? What movies do we watch that can make us relax? See below movies NOW SHOWING in Cinemas within Lagos over the weekend.

ENJOY YOUR WEEKEND.

 MOVIES NOW SHOWING  IN CINEMAS IN LAGOS

OZONE, SILVERBIRD AND FILMHOUSE CINEMAS

  1. ANNA:

RATINGS:

 By  IMDB = 3.5 STARS

 By  ROTTENTOMATOES = 1.5 STARS

STORYLINE;

Anna, a beautiful woman,victim of domestic abuse sees no point in continuing her life. In a turning point of her life, she accepts an offer by KGB officer Alex: after a year of training she is to work as a KGB assassin for five years, after which she will be free to continue her life as she pleases. KGB head Vassiliev is not willing to honor this agreement, implying that the only way out of the KGB is death.

She goes undercover as a fashion model and is hired to work in Paris. When she is found out by the CIA, they recruit her to kill Vassiliev, in exchange for the promise of immediate retirement and a protected life in Hawaii.

Meanwhile, Olga, her KGB handler, who earlier had reluctantly confirmed Anna as an operative, notices changes in Anna and confronts her. Olga agrees that Anna should kill Vassiliev, which would make Olga the new KGB head. After she completes her mission to kill Vassiliev, Anna meets both Alex and her CIA handler. Olga stages shooting Anna for her betrayal to the KGB. Anna, who is unharmed, escapes through a sewer line, changes her appearance, and finally becomes free. (Wikipedia)

MAIN CASTS;

Anna  is a 2019 English-language French action-film thriller written, produced and directed by Luc Besson. The film stars Sasha Luss as the eponymous assassin, with Luke EvansCillian MurphyHelen Mirren and Alexander Petrov (in his debut English-language role) also starring.

2.MA:                                                         

RATINGS

 By  IMDB = 3 STARS

  By ROTTENTOMATOES = 3 STARS

STORYLINE;

The story follows a group of teenagers who befriend a lonely middle-aged woman who allows them to party in her basement, and find themselves being terrorized by her. (Wikipedia)

MAIN CASTS;

Ma is a 2019 American psychological horror film directed by Tate Taylor, who co-wrote the screenplay with Scotty Landes. It stars Octavia SpencerDiana SilversJuliette Lewis, and Luke Evans, (Wikipedia)

3.TOY STORY 4: This is the highest rated movie showing in cinemas currently)                                          

RATINGS

 IMDB = 4 STARS

 ROTTENTOMATOES = 5 STARS

STORYLINE;

The film continues from Toy Story 3, where Sheriff Woody and Buzz Lightyear, among their other toy friends, have found new appreciation after being given by Andy to Bonnie. They are introduced to Forky, a spork that has been made into a toy and embark on a road trip adventure. The film is dedicated to Don Rickles and animator Adam Burke, who died in 2017 and 2018, respectively. (Wikipedia)

MAIN CASTS;

The film stars the voices of Tom HanksTim AllenAnnie PottsTony HaleKeegan-Michael KeyJordan Peele, Madeleine McGraw, Christina HendricksKeanu ReevesAlly MakiJay HernandezLori Alan, and Joan Cusack.

4.MIB: INTERNATIONAL:  

RATINGS

IMDB = 3 STARS

 ROTTENTOMATOES = 1 STAR

STORYLINE;

The Men in Black have expanded to cover the globe but so have the villains of the universe. To keep everyone safe, decorated Agent H and determined rookie M join forces — an unlikely pairing that just might work. When aliens that can take the form of any human arrive on Earth, H and M embark on a globe-trotting adventure to save the agency — and ultimately the world — from their mischievous plans.(google search)

MAIN CASTS;

 The film stars Chris HemsworthTessa ThompsonKumail NanjianiRebecca FergusonRafe SpallLaurent and Larry Bourgeois, and Liam NeesonEmma Thompson reprises her role from the third film, while Tim Blaney returns to voice Frank the Pug from the first two installments..

5.COMING FROM INSANITY:

RATINGS  

WWW.SILVERBIRDCINEMAS.COM = 4 STARS

STORYLINE:

In the mid-nineties, a 12 year-old boy (KOSSI) with genius-level intelligence, is one of many children trafficked through the Nigerian borders from Togo. He ends up with the MARTINS, an upper-middle class family of 4 in Lagos. (google search

MAIN CASTS:

The Movie cast  consists of Gabriel Afolayan,Damilola Adegbite, Dakore Akande, Wale Ojo, Bolanle Ninalowo, Sani Musa Danja, Odunlade Adekola, Udoka Oyeka, Tina Mba, Sharon Ooja and more

6.ANOTHER FATHER’S DAY:                                        

RATINGS

WWW.SILVERBIRDCINEMAS.COM = 4 STARS

STORYLINE:

Femi Daniel is a career-driven man who has no time for his family. An attempt by his wife, Paula to encourage him to bond with his children ended in disaster. After that failed experience, he is determined to do everything possible to make his wife, Paula, happy as he fears another incident of being left alone again with home the children.
Paula uses this to her advantage as she practically turns Femi and the children to slaves. The tables however turned when Femi and the children revolt and once again Paula is left to do all the house chores by herself. A search for a reliable house-help turns futile as they all come with one problem or the other. Femi noticing that his wife was under a lot of stress decided to take them for a weekend getaway to a theme park.
Fresh new drama unfolds when Paula goes missing in the park and Femi is again left to watch over the kids, especially his teenage daughter who suddenly develops a love interest. (silverbirdreview)

MAIN CASTS:

The Movie is filled with a star studded lineup of actors like Brodda Shaggy, Cee-c, Frank Donga, Mercy Aigbe, Mercy Chinwo. Simi Adejumo. Toyo baby, Wale Ojo

7.DARK PHOENIX:

RATINGS

 IMDB = 3 STARS

 ROTTENTOMATOES = 1 STAR

STORYLINE: This is the story of one of the X-Men’s most beloved characters, Jean Grey, as she evolves into the iconic DARK PHOENIX. During a life-threatening rescue mission in space, Jean is hit by a cosmic force that transforms her into one of the most powerful mutants of all. Wrestling with this increasingly unstable power as well as her own personal demons, Jean spirals out of control, tearing the X-Men family apart and threatening to destroy the very fabric of our planet. The film is the most intense and emotional X-Men movie ever made. It is the culmination of 20 years of X-Men movies, as the family of mutants that we’ve come to know and love must face their most devastating enemy yet — one of their own. ( google search)

MAIN CAST:

The cast include Sophie turner, James Mcavoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Jessica Chastain and more . ( google search)

8.GODZILLA:                                                        

RATINGS

 IMDB = 3.5 STARS

ROTTENTOMATOES = 2 STARS

STORYLINE;

Members of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the three-headed King Ghidorah. When these ancient super-species-thought to be mere myths-rise again, they all vie for supremacy, leaving humanity’s very existence hanging in the balance. ( google search)

MAIN CASTS;

The casts included were Oshea Jackson jnr, Kyle Chandler, Charles Dance, Vera formiga ( google search)

9.ALLADIN:

RATINGS

IMDB = 3.5 STARS

 ROTTENTOMATOES = 3 STARS

STORYLINE:

Aladdin is a lovable street urchin who meets Princess Jasmine, the beautiful daughter of the sultan of Agrabah. While visiting her exotic palace, Aladdin stumbles upon a magic oil lamp that unleashes a powerful, wisecracking, larger-than-life genie. As Aladdin and the genie start to become friends, they must soon embark on a dangerous mission to stop the evil sorcerer Jafar from overthrowing young Jasmine’s kingdom.(google search)

MAIN CASTS:

Naomi Scott, Mena Massoud, Nasim Pedrad, Will Smith

10.MOKALIK:

RATINGS

 WWW.SILVERBIRDCINEMAS.COM = 4 STARS

STORYLINE:

‘Mokalik’ follows the career of an 11-year-old boy, Ponmile, from the middle-class suburbs who spends the day as a lowly apprentice at a mechanic workshop in order to view life from the other side of the tracks. When his father arrives to take him home; Ponmile has to make up his mind if he wants to return to school or take on his apprenticeship full time. (google search)

MAIN ACTORS:

Femi Adebayo, Ayo Adesanya, Faith Afolabi, Simi Ogunleye, Ayo Ogunshina, Jumoke George

11.JOHN WICK 3 CHAPTER 3:            

RATINGS

 IMDB = 4 STARS

 ROTTENTOMATOES = 4.5 STARS

STORYLINE:

After gunning down a member of the High Table — the shadowy international assassin’s guild — legendary hit man John Wick finds himself stripped of the organization’s protective services. Now stuck with a $14 million bounty on his head, Wick must fight his way through the streets of New York as he becomes the target of the world’s most ruthless killers. (google search)

MAINCAST:

Keanu Reeves, Halle Berry , Laurence Fishburne, Ian Mcshane, Asia Kate Dillon.

12.AVENGERS ENDGAME

RATINGS

IMDB = 4.5 STARS

 ROTTENTOMATOES = 4.5 STARS

STORYLINE:

Adrift in space with no food or water, Tony Stark sends a message to Pepper Potts as his oxygen supply starts to dwindle. Meanwhile, the remaining Avengers — Thor, Black Widow, Captain America and Bruce Banner — must figure out a way to bring back their vanquished allies for an epic showdown with Thanos — the evil demigod who decimated the planet and the universe.(google search)

MAIN CAST:

Robert Downey Jnr, Scalett Johansonn, Chris Hemsworth, Brie Larson,Chris Evans

13.BLING LAGOSIANS:                                     

RATINGS

www.silverbirdcinemas.com = 4 STARS

STORYLINE: The Holloways are one of Lagos’ most prestigious families. As the Matriach, Mopelola prepares to celebrate her 51st birthday, all family members fight individual silent battles and the Patriach struggles to avoid the foreclosure of the family business. (google search)

MAINCAST:  Bunmi Aboderin, Toyin Abraham, Brodda Shaggy, Alex Ekubo and more (imdb)

Compiled by Michael Osuji,Edited by Nosakhare Uwadiae

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