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Enjoy comedy, action and romance with these 16 movies this weekend
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Enjoy comedy, action and romance with these 16 movies this weekend

Mfonobong Akpan

TGIF! You’ve been working all week long, do something nice for yourself and loved ones – Go see a movie. Below are trailers of movies showing in cinemas close to you. Watch!

Central Intelligence
After he reunites with an old pal through Facebook, a mild-mannered accountant is lured into the world of international espionage. Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Danielle Nicolet

Gidi Blues
Akin, an indulged playboy from an affluent family, accidentally meets an interesting beauty in an unpredictable place. Their encounter drags Akin into a whirlwind experience that unravels his world. Starring: Lepacious Bose, Daniel Lloyd, Banky W, Gideon Okeke, Bukky Wright, Hauwa Allahbura

NORTHEAST
Emeka Okafor  (OC Ukeje) is a physiotherapist by day and dance instructor by night. He meets and falls in love with Hadiza Ahmed (Ini Dima-okojie) but one man stands in the way…  Starring: OC Ukeje, Ini Dima-okojie, Gbenga Titiloye, Saeed “Funky Mallam” Mohammed, Carol King

 Cell
When a mysterious cell phone signal causes apocalyptic chaos, an artist is determined to reunite with his young son in New England. Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Owen Teague, John Cusack

Candle In The Wind
An old man traces his lost daughter to ask for forgiveness by narrating his past experiences with his first love, wealth, power and regrets after selling his life and self-esteem to acquire wealth and dining with the devil making him lose all he ever cherished. Starring: Jackie Appiah, James Gardiner, Helen Asante

The Conjuring 2
Lorraine and Ed Warren travel to north London to help a single mother raising four children alone in a house plagued by malicious spirits. Starring: Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Madison Wolfe

The Nice Guys
In this comical drama, a mismatched pair of private eyes investigate the apparent suicide of a fading porn star in 1970s Los Angeles. Starring: Russell Crowe, Ryan Gosling, Angourie Rice

Blood lines
Blood lines is a Nollywood/Hollywood. Do you run or stay when you find out the man you love is an angel by day and criminal at night? Starring: Lynne Whitfield, Billy Dee Williams, Pascal Atuma, Oscar Atuma, Chico Benymon, Tangi Miller, Doug Williams etc.

Ghana Must Go
A romantic comedy that revolves around Nigeria and Ghana. Ama arrives in Accra with her fiancée Chuks but fails to inform her family he’s Nigerian …and for good reason. Starring, Yvonne Okoro, Ik Ogbonna, Blossom Chukwujekwu, Helen Paul, Ada Ameh and Nkem Owoh.

Warcraft
As a portal opens to connect the two worlds, one army faces destruction and the other faces extinction. From opposing sides, two heroes are set on a collision course that will decide the fate of their family, their people, and their home. Starring, Travis Fimmel, Paula Patton, Ben Foster

Now You See Me 2
The Four Horsemen resurface and are forcibly recruited by a tech genius to pull off their most impossible heist yet. Starring, Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Woody Harrelson

Weaponized
A damaged homicide detective (Johnny Messner) must prevent a grieving father from unleashing a “robotic virus” that he believes will destroy the terrorist cell that murdered his son, but at an unimaginable cost. Starring, Tom Sizemore, Johnny Messner, Mickey Rourke

8 Bars & A cleft
8 Bars & A Clef is the story of musically gifted recording artist with dyslexia and how he battles his anger issues, a troubled past, a budding relationship and competition to stay at the top of the charts.
Starring: Bimbo Akintola, Wale Ojo, Linda Ejiofor, Kehinde Bankole, Ade Bantu

Money Monster
Financial TV host Lee Gates and his producer Patty are put in an extreme situation when an irate investor takes over their studio seeking answers… Starring: George Clooney, Julia Roberts, Jack O’Connell

Bastille Day
A young con artist and former CIA agent embark on an anti-terrorist mission in France. Starring: Idris Elba, Richard Madden, Kelly Reilly

Alice Through the Looking Glass
Alice returns to the whimsical world of Wonderland but this time, travels back in time to save the Mad Hatter. Starring: Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter