The weekend is underway, and in true Ynaija fashion, we are committed to helping you have the most relaxing time ever. With a blend of action thrillers, comedy, drama, and adventure, we’ve done the work, compiled the movies and series, and given you a list that will keep your weekend fun, entertaining, and engaging.
Our mantra is “no dull moment.”
So, here are ten movies/series you need to see this weekend.
- Silent Night
Revenge is a meal best served bloody as a man witnesses the gruesome death of his son on Christmas Eve. After recovering from an injury that cost him his voice, the man sets out to find the gangs who killed his son and avenge his death.
Osato has big dreams, but achieving these dreams may not be the simplest thing in life. She soon realises this as a street girl who faces the unexpected as she is caught in a world of danger and crime.
- Blood Coast
A ruthless drug dealer attempts to take over Marseille but is met with a rogue police captain and his fearless team and a recruit with an ulterior motive.
- The Melodic Blue Baby Keem
The Melodic Blue Baby Keem is the visual of the debut studio album of the artist Baby Keem, released on Prime Video. The album was first dropped in 2021, with ‘Family Ties’ featuring Kendrick Lamar winning a Grammy for Best Rap Performance.
- Black Cake
This emotional series revolves around a flash drive left behind by Eleanor Bennett, who lost the fight against cancer. Her kids uncover the shocking tales surrounding how she made a scary journey from the Caribbean to America and their family origin.
- Silver and the Book of Dreams
If you can’t have it in reality, it awaits you in the dream. Liv moves to the UK, where she is introduced to a group of guys who teach her about dream travel.
- My Life With The Walter Boys
The Netflix teen drama sees Jackie moving into the Walters’ home after experiencing a high tragedy which reshapes her life. Jackie is left unprepared and unarmed as she fends for herself in a big family in a small town. She has to learn the meaning of love, family, hope, and friendship in the Walters’ house.
Not all heroes; sometimes, they arm themselves with AK-47s and rifles as they jump onto the battlefield, ready to save the day from criminals and terrorists.
Life isn’t always the way we plan and young Ella soon discovers this truth as she is forced to leave her life behind in the USA and move to South Africa, starting her life anew. A plethora of emotions welcome her as an expat in her new school.
- Candy Cane Lane
A man risks it all by making a deal with a cunning elf. The elf casts a spell which brings the last 12 days of Christmas to life.
Ayomitide Adeyinka is a content writer, crypto journalist and editor with a Bsc in Political Science. He is also an egalitarian.