What’s a fun weekend without seeing a movie?

What’s a fun weekend without seeing a movie?

Mfonobong Akpan

The independence day celebrations are still very much in the air, so I expect you to be ready this weekend to give yourself, friends and loved ones a threat. Check out new movies showing in the cinemas this weekend. If you missed last week’s, you need not worry, you can still catch “The Intern”, “Self/Less”, “The Perfect Guy” and ” Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials” this weekend. Go out and have fun!

“We Are Your Friends”

Drama, Music, Romance movie starring: Zac Efron, Wes Bentley and Emily Ratajkowski.

Synopsis: Caught between a forbidden romance and the expectations of his friends, aspiring DJ Cole Carter attempts to find the path in life that leads to fame and fortune.

“Gbomo Gbomo Express”

Crime movie starring: Osas Ighodaro, Ramsey Nouah, Gbenro Ajibade

Synopsis: A gritty, dark comedy feature film about money, love and deception centered on the kidnap and ransom of a record label executive, during a night of celebration with a beautiful socialite.

“The Martian”

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi  movie starring: Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig

Synopsis: During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive.

“Straight Outta Campton”

The group NWA emerges from the mean streets of Compton in Los Angeles, California, in the mid-1980s and revolutionises Hip Hop culture with their music and tales about life in the hood. Starring: O’Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell.

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