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Whether as a way to relax, hang out with friends and family, or get a crush to spend time with you, the cinema culture is getting increasingly popular among Nigerians.
Cinemas across the country offer a diverse selection of movies.

Here is a serving of movies you can watch this weekend:

Second Act
Synopsis: Struggling with frustrations from unfulfilled dreams, 40-year-old Maya gets a chance to prove to Madison Avenue that street smarts are as valuable as book smarts.
Starring: Jennifer Lopez, Milo Ventimiglia, Vanessa Hudgens
Runtime: 103 mins

Power of 1
Synopsis: Power of 1 is aimed at entrenching in the hearts of Nigerians, the acceptance of the power of an individual effort, to make a significant difference in our society.
Starring: Alexx Ekubo, Annie Idibia, Gabriel Afolayan, Jibola Dabo, Jide Kosoko, Ramsey Nouah
Runtime: 120 mins

Green Book
Synopsis: A working-class Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver of an African-American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American South.
Starring: Linda Cardellini, Mahershala Ali, Viggo Mortensen
Runtime: 130 mins

Synopsis: Arthur Curry learns that he is the heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis, and must step forward to lead his people and be a hero to the world.
Starring: Amber Heard, Dolph Lundgren, Jason Momoa
Runtime: 143 mins

Up North
Synopsis: The heir to a construction empire is brought back from America to begin preparations for leadership of the family business. However, the boy, a rebel, defies the family.
Starring: Bankole Wellington, Adesua Etomi, Rahama Sadau, Ibrahim Suleiman
Runtime: 97 mins

The Call
Synopsis: Woli Arole, looking for a fast means of making money in order to have a birthday celebration, receives an unexpected call that he would never forget. This then leads him down paths of a call he was always destined to answer.
Starring: Woli Arole, Yinka Quadri, Segun Arinze, Saka, Samuel Ajibola, Kevin Ikeduba
Runtime: 103 mins

Sista Sista
Synopsis: Katherine and Ranti two sisters orphaned from childhood, born to eloped childhood lovers and thus have no links to any family’s struggles and poor with Katherine taking on the role of mum and angel until their fortune turned suddenly, as they discovered they have come into a huge inheritance from their grandfather.
Starring: Ayo Bahdmus, Belinda Effah, Candy J Coker, Charles Efe Lawson, Cordelia Emeh, Enyinna Nwigwe, Jide Kosoko, Remi Surutu
Run time: 96 mins

God Calling
Synopsis: God Calling is a movie about obedience and faith, exploring drug abuse, suicide, and the difficulty of marriage on one’s journey with God.
Starring: Zainab Balogun, Richard Mofe-Damijo, Onyeka Onwenu, Nkem Owoh
Runtime: 110 mins

Synopsis: On the run in the year of 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken.
Starring: Dylan O’Brien, Hailee Steinfeld, Justin Theroux
Runtime: 113 mins

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
Synopsis: Spider-Man crosses parallel dimensions and teams up with the Spider-Men of those dimensions to stop a threat to all reality.
Starring: Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali, Nicolas Cage
Runtime: 117 mins

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