This Week in Movie Posters Must-see movies for the week

Pulse.ng presents you with all the great movies to see in the cinemas this week, from 'America Sniper' to 'The Department' and many more. Check full list below.

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It's the start of another week and usual, us good folks at Pulse bring you great ways to spend the time. With the bulk of work activities on hold, what better way to ease off the stress of the week than watch a good movie amidst the easy camaraderie that exists in a cinema hall packed full with movie lovers.

With that in mind, check out our list of movies currently showing in cinemas across Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt. So movie lovers, whip out your calendars and get marking for the Pulse movie team is on the prowl!

1. Barbie in Princess Power

Genre: Animation

Starring: Rebecca Husain, Patrica Drake, Britt Irvin

Synopsis: a modern-day princess is kissed by a magical butterfly and discovers she has super powers. Will she join forces with her “super” friends and rid the kingdom of its enemy?

Showing:

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday : 11:30AM, 1:00PM,4:45PM

Ozone Cinemas

Friday - Thursday - 10:35am, 12:00pm

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

Friday - Thursday : 11.45AM, 1.30PM

Silverbird Cinemas Abuja

Friday - Thursday : 1:10PM, 2:40PM, 4:10PM

2. John wick

Genre: Action/Thriller

Starring:  Keanu Reeves, Michael Nyqvist, Alfie Allen

Synopsis: An ex-hitman comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him.

Showing:

Ozone Cinemas

Friday - Thursday - 2:05pm

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday : 3:00PM, 8:45PM

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

Friday - Thursday :  12.50PM, 3.50PM, 5.00PM

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Thursday :  2:20PM, 7:10PM, 9:10PM

Silverbird Cinemas Abuja

Friday - Thursday :  4:40PM, 6:40PM, 8:40PM

3. Don't Cry for Me

Genre: Romance

Starring: Joseph Benjamin, Uti Nwachukwu, Yvonne Nelson, Mary Lazarus, Yvonne Jegede

Synopsis: Alero believed she was in the perfect marriage to the perfect man. But all that changes when she wakes up to an empty bed, an empty wardrobe and a note from her husband that he had left her. No further explanations.

Peep the trailer

Showing:

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Thursday : 4:05PM

4. The Wedding Ringer

Genre: Comedy

Starring:   Kevin Hart, Josh Gad, Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting

Synopsis: Two weeks shy of his wedding, a socially awkward guy enters into a charade by hiring the owner of a company that provides best men for grooms in nee

Peep the trailer

Showing:

Ozone Cinemas

Fri-Tues: 3:25pm, 5:25pm, 6:30pm

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday : 12:00PM, 6:35PM, 8:40PM

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Thursday: 12:15PM, 5:00PM, 7:00PM, 9:00PM

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

Friday - Thursday : 11.40PM, 4.50PM, 6.00PM, 7.00PM, 9.10PM, 11.20PM

Silverbird Cinemas Abuja

Friday - Thursday : 1.10PM, 3.10PM, 5.10PM, 7.10PM, 9.10PM

 

5. Taken 3

Genre: Action/Adventure

Starring:   Maggie Grace, Liam Neeson, Famke Janssen

Synopsis: Bryan Mills, an Ex-government operative is accused of a ruthless murder he never committed or witnessed as he is tracked and pursued, Bryan Mills brings out his particular set of skills to find the true killer and clear his name.

Showing:

Ozone Cinemas

Friday - Thursday - 4:05pm, 9:10pm

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday : 12:30PM, 4:50PM, 6:50PM

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

Friday - Thursday : 2.20PM, 4.40PM, 7.00PM, 8.10PM, 9.20PM

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Wednesday & Thursday :  12:00PM, 2:05PM, 4:15PM, 6:20PM, 8:30PM

Silverbird Cinemas Abuja

Friday - Thursday : 12.50PM, 3.00PM, 5.10PM, 7.20PM, 9.30PM

6.  Penguins Of Madagascar

Genre: Action/ Adventure

Starring: 

Synopsis: Super spy teams aren't born...they're hatched. Discover the secrets of the greatest and most hilarious covert birds in the global espionage biz: Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private

Peep the trailer

Showing:

Ozone Cinemas

Fri-Tues: 10:25am

7.  Seventh Son

Genre: Adventure | Family | Fantasy

Starring : Ben Barnes, Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges

Synopsis: Young Thomas is apprenticed to the local Spook to learn to fight evil spirits. His first great challenge comes when the powerful Mother Malkin escapes her confinement while the Spook is away.

Showing:

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

Friday - Thursday : 12.20PM, 2.35PM

Ozone Cinemas

Friday - Thursday :  12:15pm

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday : 2:40PM

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Thursday : 4:10PM, 6:20PM, 8:25PM

Silverbird Cinemas Abuja

Friday - Thursday : 12.30PM, 2.30PM, 4.30PM, 6.30PM, 8.30PM

8. Silence

Genre: Drama

Synopsis - Silence’ centres around child abuse, consequences and how it can be overcome. The issue has been giving the government sleepless nights but the various governments are gradually winning the war against the menace.

Starring - Iyabo Ojo, Benjamin Joseph, Alex Osifo, Tina Mba, Faithia Balogun, Doris Simeon, Titi Osinowo

Showing

Silverbird CInemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Thursday : 1:05PM, 5:00PM, 8:55PM

9. Night at the Museum : Secret of the Tomb

Genre: Comedy / Sequel

Synopsis - Larry spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters while embarking on an epic quest to save the magic before it is gone forever.

Starring - Dan Stevens, Robin Williams, Rebel Wilson

Showing

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Saturday : 12:15PM, 2:10PM

10. Annie

Genre: Comedy

Starring: Jamie Foxx, Quvenzhané Wallis, Rose Byrne

Synopsis:  Annie is a young, happy foster kid who's also tough enough to make her way on the streets of New York in 2014. Originally left by her parents as a baby with the promise that they'd be back for her someday, it's been a hard knock life ever since with her mean foster mom Miss Hannigan. But everything's about to change when the hard-nosed tycoon and New York mayoral candidate Will Stacks makes a thinly-veiled campaign move and takes her in.

Showing:

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday :   2:30PM

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Thursday : 11:00AM, 1:10PM, 3:25PM

Ozone Cinemas

Saturday - Sunday : 10:00am

Friday -Thursday : 10:00am

11: Big Hero 6

Genre: Animation | Action | Comedy

Starring : Jamie Chung, Damon Wayans Jr., Genesis Rodriguez

Synopsis: The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes

Showing:

Ozone Cinemas

Friday, Monday -Thursday : 10:15am

12: 30 Days in Atlanta

Genre: Comedy

Starring: Ayo Makun, Vivica A. Fox, Lynn Whitfield, Richard Mofe Damijo, Desmond Elliot, Ramsey Noah

Synopsis: Akpos In Atlanta is an adventurous love story – spiced with lots of action and hilarious moments. This a-laugh-a-minute story has been fully researched and well written. It paints, in beautiful colours, the hugely popular (and social media trending) Akpos character which was created from the AYShow’s Who Wants To Be A Billionaire hilarious skits.

Showing:

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday :  4:40PM

SIlverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Thursday :  11:45AM, 2:00PM, 6:20PM

Ozone Cinemas

Friday -Thursday : 1:25pm, 6:10mp

13.  Gone Too Far

Genre: Comedy

Starring: OC Ukeje, Adelayo Adedayo, Malachi Kirby

Synopsis: 'Gone Too Far' follows two estranged teenage brothers over the course of a single day as they meet for the first time, and struggle to accept each other for who they are.

Showing

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Thursday : 3:15PM, 7:10PM

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday – Thursday : 1:10PM

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

Friday - Thursday : 12.30PM, 4.30PM

14 : Exodus : Gods and Kings

Genre: Drama

Starring: Christian Bale, Joel Edgerton, Ben Kingsley

Synopsis: The defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 600,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.

Showing:

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Wednesday - Thursday :  4:20PM

Ozone Cinemas

Fri-Thur: 10:30am

15. Into the Woods

Genre: Comedy | Family | Fantasy

Synopsis - A witch tasks a childless baker and his wife with procuring magical items from classic fairy tales to reverse the curse put on their family tree.

Starring - Anna Kendrick, Meryl Streep, Chris Pine, Johnny Depp

Showing

Ozone Cinemas

Friday -Thursday :  10: 00AM

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Thursday : 12:30PM, 5:50PM

Silverbird Abuja

Friday - Thursday : 5:40PM, 8:00PM

16. Fury

Genre: Action | Drama | War

Synopsis -  April, 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theatre, a battle-hardened army sergeant named Wardaddy commands a Sherman tank and his five-man crew on a deadly mission behind enemy lines.

Out-numbered, out-gunned, and with a rookie soldier thrust into their platoon, Wardaddy and his men face overwhelming odds in their heroic attempts to strike at the heart of Nazi Germany.

Starring Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf, Logan Lerman

Showing

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

Friday - Saturday : 11.35AM, 3.15PM, 8.40PM, 11.25PM

Sunday - Thursday :11.35AM, 3.15PM, 8.40PM

Ozone Cinemas

Friday -Thursday : 4:00pm, 8:10pm

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday :  6:20PM, 9:00PM

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Thursday : 1:00PM, 3:35PM, 6:10PM, 8:45PM

Silverbird Abuja

Friday - Thursday : 1.20PM, 3.50PM, 6.20PM, 8.50PM

17. Longest Week

Genre: Comedy | Drama

Synopsis -  Affluent and aimless, Conrad Valmont lives a life of leisure in his parent's prestigious Manhattan Hotel. In the span of one week, he finds himself evicted, disinherited, and... in love.

Starring Jason Bateman, Olivia Wilde, Billy Crudup

Showing

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

Friday - Thursday :  10.50AM, 1.50PM, 3.00PM

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday : 10:30AM, 2:10PM, 7:00PM

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Thursday : 5:40PM, 7:25PM, 9:05PM

Silverbird Abuja

Friday - Thursday :  3:00PM, 7:30PM, 9:15PM

18. First Cut

Genre: Action| Adventure

Synopsis -  First Cut is a new flick centered on rape, a treacherous love triangle, conflicting family ties and loads of fashion.

Starring Monalisa Chinda, Joseph Benjamin, Bobby Obodo and Emmanuel Mensah

Showing

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Thursday : 1:05PM, 5:00PM, 8:30PM

Silverbird Cinemas Abuja

Friday - Thursday : 12:00PM, 2:20PM

19. The Department

Genre: Nollywood

Synopsis - The Department is about Tolu Okoye, who worked in a secret criminal department of a respected Nigerian conglomerate until she got married. Now she’s a bored housewife and The Department wants her back for one last job. She accepts against the wishes of her husband who decides to sabotage The Department to save their marriage

Starring - Majid Michel, O.C.Ukeje, Osas Ighodaro, Desmond Elliot

Showing

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

Friday - Thursday :  2.25PM, 6.25PM

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday :  11:10AM, 5:00PM

Ozone Cinemas

Friday - Thursday : 2:10pm, 8:55pm

Silverbird Abuja

Friday - Thursday :  12:00PM, 2:00PM, 6:20PM

20. American Sniper

Genre: Action | Biography | Drama

Synopsis - U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle (Bradley Cooper) takes his sole mission -- protect his comrades -- to heart and becomes one of the most lethal snipers in American history. His pinpoint accuracy not only saves countless lives but also makes him a prime target of insurgents.

Starring - Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Kyle Gallner

Showing

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

Friday - Thursday : 6.00PM, 7.10PM, 9.45PM

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday :  12:10PM, 4:00PM, 6:50PM, 9:20PM

Ozone Cinemas

Friday - Thursday : 1:10pm, 3:45pm, 6:10pm, 8:40pm

Silverbird Abuja

Friday - Thursday :  1:30PM, 4:00PM, 6:30PM, 9:00PM

21. Laggies

Genre: Drama

Synopsis - In the throes of a quarter-life crisis, Megan panics when her boyfriend proposes, then, taking an opportunity to escape for a week, hides out in the home of her new friend, 16-year-old Annika, who lives with her world-weary single dad.

Starring - Keira Knightley, Chloë Grace Moretz, Sam Rockwell

Showing

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday : 10:30AM, 2:40PM, 8:50PM

Ozone Cinemas

Friday - Thursday : 12:10pm, 7:20pm

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