Watch trailers: Enjoy the Christmas weekend with these fun movies

Watch trailers: Enjoy the Christmas weekend with these fun movies

Mfonobong Akpan

It’s Christmas! Excited? You should be because even though the economy hasn’t made many smile of late, you have much to be thankful for. This weekend you can take the family out to see one of the movies we’ve picked out for you, turns out you don’t have to spend so much after all. Have a great weekend. Happy Holidays!


FIFTY captures a few pivotal, days in the lives of four Nigeria women at the pinnacle of their careers. Meet Tola, Elizabeth, Maria and Kate four friends forced at midlife to take inventory. Starring  Dakore Akande, Ireti Doyle, Dakore Egbuson

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Thirty years after defeating the Galactic Empire, Han Solo (Harrison Ford) and his allies face a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren (Adam Driver) and his army of Stormtroopers
Starring: Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher

Oxford Gardens

Julius is a down-on-his-luck ex-boxer in search of redemption…Munachi is a pretty, bubbly young girl with a dark secret. Their chance meeting on a park bench in Oxford Gardens one summer … Starring: Ngozi Igwebike, Ngo Okafor, Savanah Roy

Point Break

A young FBI agent infiltrates an extraordinary team of extreme sports athletes he suspects of masterminding a string of unprecedented, sophisticated corporate heists. “Point Break” is inspired by the classic 1991 hit. Starring: Teresa Palmer, Luke Bracey, Édgar Ramírez

No Escape

In their new overseas home, an American family soon finds themselves caught in the middle of a coup, and they frantically look for a safe escape from an environment where foreigners are being immediately executed. Starring: Lake Bell, Pierce Brosnan, Owen Wilson

Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip

Alvin, Simon and Theodore come to believe that Dave is going to propose to his new girlfriend in Miami…and dump them. They have three days to get to him and stop the proposal. Starring: Kaley Cuoco, Anna Faris, Bella Thorne

Autumn Leaves

Two superstar gay musicians Simon (Stanley Ekwelike) and Cindy(Adesua Etomi) whose parts cross when their managers decided to bring them together in an arranged relationship in order to shore up their public personae and build up their fan base, both realise that they were not really gay after all… Starring: Adesua Etomi,Stanley Ekwelike,Eucharia Anunobi, Belinda Effah, Okey Uzoeshi, zubby Michael and Big Brother stars Melvin Oduah, Beverly Osu.

The Peanuts Movie

Snoopy embarks upon his greatest mission as he and his team take to the skies to pursue their arch-nemesis, while his best pal Charlie Brown begins his own epic quest back home. Starring: Noah Schnapp, Bill Melendez, Hadly Belle Miller


After having a drugs and alcohol meltdown that put his career as a chef on hold, Adam gets a shot at redemption when his former maitre d’ reluctantly hires him as the head chef of his fine-dining restaurant. Starring: Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Omar Sy, Daniel Brühl, Riccardo Scamarcio, Sam Keeley, Alicia Vikander, Matthew Rhys, Lily James, Uma Thurman, Emma Thompson

The Good Dinosaur

When a rainstorm washes poor Arlo (Raymond Ochoa) downriver, he ends up bruised, battered and miles away from home. Good fortune shines on the frightened dino when he meets Spot (Jack Bright), a Neanderthal boy who offers his help and friendship. Together, the unlikely duo embark on an epic adventure to reunite Arlo with his beloved family. Starring: Raymond Ochoa, Jack Bright, Sam Elliott, Anna Paquin, A. J. Buckley, Jeffrey Wright, Frances McDormand, Steve Zahn


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