"Legend of Tarzan," "Independence Day: Resurgence," "Gidi Blues"

It's a new week, and we have lots of great movies showing in the cinemas this week. From "Legend of Tarzan" to "Independence Day: Resurgence," check out this week's cinema schedule.

 

What better way to ease off the stress of the week than watch a good movie.

With that in mind, check out our list of movies currently showing in cinemas across Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt.

Starring: Yvonne Okoro, Ik Ogbonna, Nkem Owoh

Synopsis: Set in Accra, Ghana, the comedy revolves around two young lovers who are of Nigerian and Ghanaian origin. Yvonne Okoro plays the role of Ama, a London based Ghanaian lady who brings her Nigerian boyfriend, Chuks played by Blossom Chukwujekwu, home to meet her parents, resulting in all hell being let loose.

Showing:

Saturday - Thursday:  2:25PM, 6:30PM, 8:40PM

Friday: 12:10PM, 2:25PM, 6:30PM, 8:40PM

Friday - Thursday: 10:30AM, 12:20PM, 5:20PM

Sunday: 12:20PM, 5:20PM

Starring: Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson

Synopsis: Political interference in the Avengers' activities causes a rift between former allies Captain America and Iron Man.

Showing:

Friday - Thursday: 8:10PM

Starring: Idris Elba, Richard Madden, Kelly Reilly

Synopsis: A young con artist and former CIA agent embark on an anti-terrorist mission in France.

Showing:

Friday - Thursday:  10:00am, 1:45pm

4.

Starring:  George Clooney, Julia Roberts, Jack O'Connell

Synopsis: Financial TV host Lee Gates and his producer Patty are put in an extreme situation when an irate investor takes over their studio.

Showing:

Friday - Thursday: 9:15PM

Friday:  12:25PM, 2:15PM, 2:20PM, 4:30PM

Saturday - Thursday: 2:25PM, 2:15PM, 4:30PM

Starring: Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Madison Wolfe

Synopsis: Lorraine and Ed Warren travel to north London to help a single mother raising four children alone in a house plagued by malicious spirits.

Showing:

Friday - Thursday: 8:45pm

Friday - Thursday: 11:50AM, 4:20PM

Starring:  Neel Sethi, Bill Murray, Ben Kingsley

Synopsis: The man-cub Mowgli flees the jungle after a threat from the tiger Shere Khan. Guided by Bagheera the panther and the bear Baloo, Mowgli embarks on a journey of self-discovery, though he also meets creatures who don't have his best interests at heart.

Showing:

Friday - Thursday: 11:45am

7.  Warcraft

Starring:  Travis Fimmel, Paula Patton, Ben Foster

Synopsis: The peaceful realm of Azeroth stands on the brink of war as its civilization faces a fearsome race of invaders: orc warriors fleeing their dying home to colonize another. As a portal opens to connect the two worlds, one army faces destruction and the other faces extinction. From opposing sides, two heroes are set on a collision course that will decide the fate of their family, their people, and their home.

Showing:

Friday - Thursday: 9:20PM

Friday - Thursday: 12:00PM, 2:20PM, 4:40PM, 7:00PM, 9:20PM

Fri-Thur: 5:00pm

Starring:  James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence

Synopsis: With the emergence of the world's first mutant, Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan.

Showing:

Friday - Thursday: 3:35pm

Monday - Thursday: 6:25PM, 9:05PM

Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Danielle Nicolet

Synopsis: After he reunites with an old school pal through Facebook, a mild-mannered accountant is lured into the world of international espionage.

Showing:

Monday - Thursday: 2:50pm, 7:15pm, 9:15pm

Friday - Thursday:  2:20PM, 6:50PM

Friday - Thursday: 12:50PM, 3:00PM, 5:10PM, 7:20PM, 9:30PM

Fri, Sat & Mon - Wed: 5:00 PM, 7:25 PM, 9:50 PM

Sun: 7:25 PM, 9:50 PM

Thu: 5:00 PM, 9:50 PM

(--VIP SHOWS--)

Daily: 3:05 PM, 5:35 PM

Starring: Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman

Synopsis: Two decades after the first Independence Day invasion, Earth is faced with a new extra-Solar threat. But will mankind's new space defenses be enough?

Showing:

Fri-Thur: 2:35pm, 4:00pm, 6:10pm, 7:00pm[2D]

Fri-Thur: 1:45pm, 8:00pm[3D]

Friday - Tuesday: 10:30AM, 3:00PM, 7:05PM

Wednesday - Thursday: 10:30AM, 3:00PM

Friday - Thursday: 12:10PM, 2:30PM, 4:50PM, 7:10PM 9:30PM

Daily: 1:30 PM, 4:00 PM, 7:15 PM, 9:45 PM

(--VIP SHOWS--)

Daily: 8:00 PM, 10:30 PM

Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Woody Harrelson

Synopsis: The Four Horsemen resurface and are forcibly recruited by a tech genius to pull off their most impossible heist yet.

Showing:

Friday - Thursday: 6:20pm

Friday - Tuesday: 12:40PM, 4:35PM

Wednesday - Thursday: 12:40PM

Friday - Thursday: 1:50PM, 6:40PM, 9:10PM

Friday - Thursday: 9:20 PM

Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy

Starring: Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter

Synopsis: Alice returns to the whimsical world of Wonderland and travels back in time to save the Mad Hatter.

Showing:

Fri-Thur: 11:25am

Starring:Gideon Okeke, Hauwa Allahbura, Lepacious Bose, Daniel Lloyd, Nancy Isime, Bukky Wright, Tina Mba, Segun Obadare-Akpata, Toyin Oshinaike, William Ekpo

Synopsis: Akin is an indulged playboy from an affluent family who accidentally meets an interesting beauty in an unpredictable place. Nkem is a beautiful, confident but unusual young lady who devotes herself to her work as a community volunteer in the belly of the city’s worst slum. Their encounter drags Akin into a whirlwind experience that unravels his world.

Showing:

Friday - Thursday:  8:50pm

Friday - Thursday:  2:30PM

Friday - Thursday: 4:10PM

Fri & Mon - Thu: 1:00 PM, 5:40 PM

Sat & Sun: 7:00 PM

Starring: Russell Crowe, Ryan Gosling, Angourie Rice

Synopsis: A mismatched pair of private eyes investigate the apparent suicide of a fading porn star in 1970s Los Angeles.

Showing:

Friday - Thursday: 12:00PM, 4:10PM

Friday - Thursday: 4:15pm, 6:30pm

Starring:Peter Dinklage, Jason Sudeikis, Kate McKinnon

Synopsis: Find out why the birds are so angry. When an island populated by happy, flightless birds is visited by mysterious green piggies, it's up to three unlikely outcasts - Red, Chuck and Bomb - to figure out what the pigs are up to.

Showing:

Friday - Thursday: 10:00am

Friday - Thursday:  5:00PM

Starring:OC Ukeje, Ini Dima-Okojie, Carol King

Synopsis: "North East" tells the story of an Igbo Christian physiotherapist, who embarks on a romantic relationship with one of his patients, who is a Muslim. He faces vehement opposition on the basis of religion and tribe from her father.

Showing:

Friday - Thursday: 3:15 PM, 7:55 PM

Friday - Thursday: 12:45PM, 9:10PM

Monday - Thursday: 12:40pm

Starring: Chad Michael Murray, Teri Polo, Luke Wilson

Synopsis: When Outlaws on the lam invade the home of an unsuspecting, seemingly innocent, frontier family to hide out for the night, an unexpected game of cat and mouse ensues, leading to seduction, role reversal, and ultimately, bloody revenge.

Showing:

Friday - Thursday:  4:30PM, 9:10PM

Daily:  10:25am

Friday - Thursday: 11:30AM, 4:20PM

Starring: Lynne Whitfield, Billy Dee Williams, Pascal Atuma, Oscar Atuma, Chico Benymon, Tangi Miller, Doug Williams

Synopsis: What do you do when the love of your life is everything you want in a man except that he moonlights as a person of the underworld at night? Do you run or stay? So lies the dilemma in this Nollywood/Hollywood collabo ‘Bloodlines’

Showing:

Friday - Thursday: 9:20PM

Friday - Thursday: 2:20PM, 6:50PM, 8:50PM

19. Cell

Starring:  Samuel L. Jackson, Owen Teague, John Cusac

Synopsis: When a mysterious cell phone signal causes apocalyptic chaos, an artist is determined to reunite with his young son in New England.

Showing:

Friday - Thursday:  5:15pm, 9:15pm

Fri - Thu: 2:25 PM

Starring:Alexander Skarsgård, Rory J. Saper, Christian Stevens

Synopsis: Tarzan, having acclimated to life in London, is called back to his former home in the jungle to investigate the activities at a mining encampment.

Showing:

Tuesday and Wednesday:  4:50pm, 7:00pm

Wednesday and Thursday:  4:30PM, 6:40PM

Wednesday and Thursday: 6:00PM, 8:10PM

Thursday: 7:25 PM

Starring:Alexander Skarsgård, Rory J. Saper, Christian Stevens

Synopsis: Tarzan, having acclimated to life in London, is called back to his former home in the jungle to investigate the activities at a mining encampment.

Showing:

Fri-Thur: 10:20am, 12:15pm, 2:15pm, 4:15pm[2D]

Fri-Thur: 11:50am[3D]

Monday - Thursday:  10:30AM, 1:00PM, 3:10PM

Monday - Thursday: 12:10PM 2:10PM, 6:10PM

Fri & Mon - Thu: 10:30 AM, 12:40 PM, 2:50 PM

Sat: 10:30 AM, 12:40 PM, 2:50 PM, 5:40 PM

Sun: 11:30 AM, 1:40 PM, 5:40 PM

Starring:Megan Fox, Will Arnett, Tyler Perry

Synopsis: After facing Shredder, who has joined forces with mad scientist Baxter Stockman and henchmen Bebop and Rocksteady to take over the world, the Turtles must confront an even greater nemesis: the notorious Krang.

Showing:

Friday - Thursday: 12:25pm, 1:30pm, 3:40pm, 4:50pm, 6:00pm, 8:10pm

Monday - Thursday:  10:40AM, 2:55PM, 5:05PM

Sunday: 2:55PM, 5:05PM

Monday - Thursday: 12:20PM, 2:30PM, 4:40PM, 6:50PM, 9:00PM

Fri & Mon - Thu: 12:00 PM, 2:20 PM, 4:40 PM, 7:00 PM

Sat & Sun: 12:00 PM, 2:20 PM, 4:40 PM

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