Really, what better way to start your week or end your day than with a good movie? As it turns out, we have a list of all the movies coming to cinemas nationwide this week. Without further ado, let’s jump right in.
Live By Night
Six years after Argo hit theaters and went on to win an Oscar, Ben Affleck is back with “Live By Night.”
Written, directed, co-produced and starring Ben Affleck, “Live By Night” is a crime-drama set in the Prohibition Era and centered around a group of individuals and their dealings in the world of organized crime.
The film also stars Elle Fanning, Zoe Saldana, Sienna Miller, Chris Messina, Chris Cooper, Scott Eastwood, Brendan Gleason and Remo Girone.
Live By Night is currently showing at Ozone Cinemas and Filmhouse Cinemas Nationwide.
xXx: Return of Xander Cage
Vin Diesel is back for the third installment of the xXx franchise, and you don’t want to miss it.
Written by F. Scott Frazier and directed by D. J. Caruso, “xXx: Return of Xander Cage” follows former xXx operative Xander Cage (Vin Diesel), who faked his own death and had been living in self-imposed exile in the Dominican Republic. That is until CIA Agent, Jane Marke (Toni Collette) tracks him down and convinces him to return to action to retrieve a deadly device.
The film also stars Donnie Yen, Deepika Padukone, Kris Wu, Ruby Rose, Tony Jaa, and Nina Dobrev.
“xXx: Return of Xander Cage” is showing at Ozone Cinemas in Yaba, Lagos.
Having won 19 Awards globally, and received 29 international film festival official selections Saving Dreams is finally hitting Nigerian cinemas.
The film is a social tract that addresses abuse, personal struggles, romance, love and hope. It tells the story of a naive girl with dreams of stardom, who marries a powerful man that keeps abusing her, while she runs a foundation that protects abused women.
Shot in Toronto, Canada, the film was written, produced and directed by Isioro T. Jaboro and stars Nosa Obaseki, Karen Simpson, Cai Gallant and Martin Lindquist.
Saving Dreams is showing at Silverbird Cinemas Nationwide.
Resident Evil: The Final Chapter
Alice is back for another round of a**kicking of the undead in “Resident Evil: The Final Chapter,” the sixth and final installment in the Resident Evil Franchise.
The film follows the events of “Resident Evil: Retribution”, as Alice (Milla Jovovich) is the only survivor of what was meant to be humanity’s final stand against the undead. Now, she must return to where the nightmare began – The Hive in Raccoon City where the Umbrella Corporation is gathering its forces for a final strike against the only remaining survivors of the apocalypse.
The film stars Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, Shawn Roberts, Ruby Rose, Eoin Macken, Fraser James, Rola, Lee Joon-Gi with William Levy and Iain Glen.
Written and Directed by Paul W.S. Anderson, Resident Evil: The Final Chapter will be showing at Silverbird Cinemas, Ozone Cinemas, Genesis Deluxe Cinemas, Filmhouse Cinemas Nationwide.
Which of these movies are you looking forward the most to seeing? Let us know in the comment section.
Until next week when we bring you another round of the new films showing at the cinemas, ciao!