13 Movies to treat yourself and loved ones to this weekend!

13 Movies to treat yourself and loved ones to this weekend!

Mfonobong Akpan

Who’s excited it’s Friday? I know I am! It’s fun, fun fun in cinemas this weekend! – comedy, thrill, adventure, kiddies’ stuff, name it. As always, there’s something for everyone – mum, dad and the little ones! Give yourself and loved ones a treat. Watch trailers below!

Bummer! You missed it? It’s back in cinemas!

An inspiring true story of Zara and Halima who find themselves in the same cultural trap regardless of their background, they each struggle to make meaning to their lives… Starring: Stephanie Linus, Liz Benson, Ferdinand Afo, Rekiya Attah, Samuel Beavis

Looking for something fun? Watch…

Nine Lives
A very busy businessman finds himself trapped inside the body of his daughter’s cat, to get out, he has to reconnect with his family. Starring: Kevin Spacey, Jennifer Garner, Robbie Amell

Bad Moms
When three overworked and under-appreciated moms are pushed beyond their limits, they ditch their conventional responsibilities for a jolt of long overdue freedom. Starring: Mila Kunis, Kathryn Hahn, Kristen Bell

Mike&Dave Need Wedding Dates
Two hard-partying brothers place an online ad to find the perfect dates for their sister’s Hawaiian wedding. Hoping for a wild getaway, the boys instead find themselves out-hustled by an uncontrollable duo. Starring: Zac Efron, Adam Devine, Anna Kendrick

Action, adventure and thrill?

Mechanic 2 – Resurrection
Arthur Bishop thought he had put his murderous past behind him when his most formidable foe kidnaps the love of his life. Now he is forced to travel the globe to complete three impossible assassinations, and do what he does best, make them look like accidents. Starring: Jason Statham, Jessica Alba, Tommy Lee Jones

A detective from Hong Kong teams up with an American gambler to battle against a notorious Chinese criminal. Starring: Jackie Chan, Johnny Knoxville, Bingbing Fan

The Arbitration
After an office affair ends, Dara sues Gbenga and accusing him of rape. An Arbitration panel is constituted to find out the truth… Starring: O.C Ukeje, Adesua Etomi, Ireti Doyle, Beverly Naya

A mere 200 yards from shore, a surfer is attacked by a great white shark, with her short journey to safety becoming the ultimate contest of wills. Starring: Blake Lively, Óscar Jaenada, Brett Cullen

Thriller lover? Watch…

Lights Out
When her little brother, Martin, experiences the same events that once tested her sanity, Rebecca works to unlock the truth behind the terror, which brings her face to face with an entity that has an attachment to their mother. Starring: Teresa Palmer, Gabriel Bateman, Maria Bello

A corporate troubleshooter is sent to a remote, top-secret location, where she is to investigate and evaluate a terrifying accident. She learns the event was triggered by a seemingly innocent “human,” who presents a mystery of both infinite promise and incalculable danger.   Starring: Kate Mara, Anya Taylor-Joy, Rose Leslie

Something for the kids…
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

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

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

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