Tag: movie

Op-ed EditorOctober 24, 2016

Opinion: My personal thoughts on AY’s A Trip to Jamaica

by Simon Utsu I just watched AY’s “A trip to Jamaica”. It’s one of the best Nigerian movies I’ve watched ...

ToluOctober 3, 2016

Between Rahama Sadau and Kannywood

Who is trending on the News sites and blogs today? Rahama Sadau, a Kannywood actress, the female star of the ...

Isime EseneSeptember 27, 2016

The Film Blog: Someone reviewed A Trip to Jamaica in one tweet

The only thing funny about “A Trip to Jamaica” is how bad it is. ? — Chidumga Izuzu (@Chidumga_izuzu) September ...

Isime EseneSeptember 26, 2016

The Film Blog: Ladies and gentlemen, a tsunami is coming to the cinemas this week

We feel sorry for every Nigerian film that’s in the cinemas this week. We feel sorry for It’s Her Day. ...

Isime EseneSeptember 21, 2016

The Film Blog: These 3 TIFF reviews of ‘76 will leave you with 3 different opinions

One of us had an art teacher once that said there is no good or bad film – only films ...

Isime EseneSeptember 20, 2016

The Film Blog: ‘Green White Green’ was the real star of TIFF 2016 – but you didn’t hear about it, because… feferity

In the din of the well made ’93 Days’, the well hyped ‘The Wedding Party’, and the badly-bashed ‘Okafor’s Law’ ...

Isime EseneSeptember 18, 2016

The Film Blog: 93 Days got the Oby Ezekwesili stamp of approval

If we weren’t planning to see the biopic 93 Days, now we certainly are. We have been a bit worried. ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 16, 2016

Opinion: What Nollywood has over Hollywood

by Ekene Mekwunye My name is Ekene and I am a filmmaker. Whenever I introduce myself like that, it elicits different ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 13, 2016

93 Days premieres in Nigeria today!

93 Days, the long awaited movie directed by Steve Gukas will finally premiere in Nigeria today, 13th of September at ...

Oreoluwa PetersAugust 24, 2016

20 times Funke Akindele left us reeling in laughter as she turns a year older (WATCH)

If laughter is truly the best medicine then Funke Akindele has kept us alive for a while now. Who would have ...

Isime EseneAugust 17, 2016

The Media Blog: Jade Osiberu created the magic that’s Ndani TV – and now she is ready for her close-up with Isoken

She did it before with Gidi Up, Ndani TV’s original series that secured a nomination in the AMVCAs in 2015. ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 18, 2016

Lolade Nwanze: Hell or High Water – Time well spent

So It was date night again yesterday; it’s been a while. Husband said there was a private movie screening and ...

Ada IgboanugoJune 6, 2016

Don Jazzy, Blossom Chukwumerije, IK Ogbonna, others attend ‘Ghana Must Go’ premiere (PHOTOS)

The Ghana Must Go movie screening took place at the Genesis Deluxe Cinemas in Lekki on Saturday June 4th. The ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 26, 2015

Radio station, movie project: Chocolate City plans big for 2016 (READ)

by Oreoluwa Peters President of Chocolate City Group, Audu Maikori has revealed plans for the release of a Chocolate City ...

Ada IgboanugoAugust 26, 2015

Boy ‘kills his 3-year-old brother with their dad’s gun in an acting game’

14-year-old Ebubechukwu reportedly killed his 3-year-old brother Akachukwu with their father’s gun last Monday. Vanguard reports that the brothers were ...

Janeth JAugust 6, 2015

Stephanie Linus premieres ‘DRY’ in Lagos to excellent reviews

On Sunday August 2, movie industry enthusiasts, key stake holders and lots of guests gathered at the Silverbird Cinema in ...

Ada IgboanugoApril 17, 2015

Kemi ‘Lala’ Akindoju plays old woman in Mildred Okwo’s ‘Surulere’

by Chinwe Okafor Kemi Lala-Akindoju, talented actress and CEO of “Make It Happen Productions” is set to feature as an old ...

Ada IgboanugoApril 13, 2015

It appears Iyanya is having a romance with Nollywood (See Photos)

by Chinwe Okafor It appears Iyanya is attempting to make a foray into Nollywood. It is bad enough that he ...

Ada IgboanugoApril 6, 2015

‘Furious 7’ rakes in $140 million on box office debut

by Chinwe Okafor Barely days after its grand debut, Furious 7 is said to have destroyed records as it raced to ...

SolaMarch 7, 2015

She’s slays it! Genevieve Nnaji makes a grand entrance at the #AMVCA2015 (PHOTOS)

by Anike Jacobs The delectable Genevieve Nnaji has once again proven that she is the queen of style. She graciously ...

Ada IgboanugoMarch 3, 2015

Actor, Kalu Ikeagwu still takes permission from his mom before acting

by Chinwe Okafor Nollywood actor, Kalu Ikeagwu, says he does not act in any movie his mother cannot watch, in ...

Ada IgboanugoMarch 3, 2015

Nollywood actor, Femi Brainard could easily pass for a woman (LOOK)

by Chinwe Okafor For a minute, many thought he was out of the industry. The minute has lapsed and Femi Brainard ...

Ada IgboanugoFebruary 5, 2015

Fifty Shades of Grey movie banned in Malaysia – read why

by Chinwe Okafor We have a sinking feeling Nigeria would too. Malaysia’s Film Censorship Board has banned the Fifty Shades of ...

Isime EseneFebruary 1, 2015

Movie review: ‘Head gone’ is mildly funny, but quite forgettable

by Wilfred Okiche The brothers, Lanre and Dare Fasasi, after spending more than a decade as 2 of pop music’s ...

Ada IgboanugoJanuary 30, 2015

7 things you should know about D’banj’s anniversary show

by Chinwe Okafor The moment you all have been waiting for has arrived and in a few days, D’banj will kick-off the ...

Isime EseneJanuary 28, 2015

#TheYNaijaInterview: I never expected to make a living from writing in Nigeria – Tunde Aladese

by Wilfred Okiche In the space of 10 years, Tunde Aladese has become one of the biggest names in television. ...

SolaJanuary 21, 2015

Charles Novia is not pleased with rumours surrounding Muna Obiekwe’s death (READ)

by Anike Jacobs Barely 24 hours after Nollywood actor Muna Obiekwe, several reports have surfaced attributing his death to ‘constant ...

Isime EseneDecember 16, 2014

October 1, 30 Days in Atlanta & more… SEE our 10 best movies of 2014

by Wilfred Okiche For the year in film, a lot more releases made their way to the theatres and managed ...

Isime EseneNovember 22, 2014

Movie review: AY’s 30 Days in Atlanta is funny but poorly made

by Wilfred Okiche   After a couple of seasons producing and starring in the television comedy, AY’S crib and hot ...

Isime EseneNovember 8, 2014

Movie review: There’s nothing surprising about ‘When love happens’

by Wilfred Okiche Mo is the stereotypical Nigerian girl (complete with remnants of a foreign accent), who has just returned ...

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