Experience the thrilling world of adventure, comedy and romance in the cinemas this weekend

Experience the thrilling world of adventure, comedy and romance in the cinemas this weekend

Mfonobong Akpan

It’s another awesome weekend movie lovers! It’s time to let your hair down, roll up those sleeves and experience the thrilling world of adventure, comedy and romance in the cinemas. There’s something for everyone – mum, dad and the little ones! Give yourself and loved ones a treat. Watch trailers below!

 Suicide Squad
A secret government agency run by Amanda Waller, named A.R.G.U.S creates a task force comprising super villains, the “Suicide Squad”. They are assigned to execute dangerous tasks in exchange for shorter prison sentences. Starring: Will Smith, Jared Leto, Margot Robbie

 The Big Friendly Giant
A girl named Sophie encounters the Big Friendly Giant who, despite his intimidating appearance, turns out to be a kindhearted soul who is considered an outcast by the other giants because, unlike them, he refuses to eat children. Starring: Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton

 Never Let Go
A single mother on vacation, takes the law into her own hands to rescue her abducted child. Starring: Angela Dixon, Nigel Whitmey, Lisa Eichhorn

Following a ghost invasion of Manhattan, paranormal enthusiasts Erin Gilbert and Abby Yates, nuclear engineer Jillian Holtzmann, and subway worker Patty Tolan band together to stop the otherworldly threat. Starring: Adam Devine, Simon Pegg, Jennifer Lopez

Ice Age : Collision Course
Scrat’s epic pursuit of his elusive acorn catapults him outside of Earth, where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events that transform and threaten the planet. To save themselves.. Starring: Adam Devine, Simon Pegg, Jennifer Lopez

The CEO” is a mystery-thriller surrounding five top executives from across Africa who are dispatched on a 1-week leadership retreat by a multinational telecommunications firm, to determine which one to appoint as the firm’s new CEO. Things go awry when one-by-one the executives are eliminated in sudden death circumstances, and the finger falls on the last two remaining executive as prime suspects. Starring: Angélique Kidjo, Wale Ojo, Kemi Lala Akindoju, Hilda Dokubo, Aurelie Eliam

Me Before You
A girl in a small town forms an unlikely bond with a recently-paralyzed man she’s taking care of. Starring: Emilia Clarke, Sam Claflin, Janet McTeer

Independence Day:Resurgence
Two decades after the first Independence Day invasion, Earth is faced with a new extra-Solar threat. But will mankind’s new space defenses be enough? Starring: Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles : Out Of The Shadows
As Shredder joins forces with mad scientist Baxter Stockman and henchmen Bebop and Rocksteady to take over the world, the Turtles must confront an even greater nemesis: the notorious Krang. Starring: Megan Fox, Will Arnett, Tyler Perry

Finding Dory
The friendly-but-forgetful blue tang fish begins a search for her long-lost parents, and everyone learns a few things about the real meaning of family along the way. Starring: Ellen DeGeneres, Albert Brooks, Ed O’Neill

Legend of Tarzan
Tarzan, having acclimated to life in London, is called back to his former home in the jungle to investigate the activities at a mining encampment. Starring Alexander Skarsgård, Rory J. Saper, Christian Stevens

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

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