'Straight Outta Compton,' 'Gbomo Gbomo Express,' 'The First Lady'

Pulse.ng presents you with all the great movies to see in the cinemas this week, from 'Straight Outta Compton,' to 'Gbomo Gbomo Express,' and the much anticipated Omoni Oboli's 'The First Lady,' check out this week's cinema schedule.


It's the start of another week and as usual, us good folks at Pulse bring you great ways to spend the time.

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: Desmond Elliot, Iyabo Ojo, Femi Adebayo, Ini Edo

Synopsis: A movie about taking care of the physically challenged people in the society


Friday - Thursday : 3:00PM

Friday - Thursday : 9:00pm

Starring: Anne Hathaway, Robert De Niro, Nat Wolff, Rene Russo

Synopsis: 70-year-old widower Ben Whittaker has discovered that retirement isn't all it's cracked up to be. Seizing an opportunity to get back in the game, he becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site, founded and run by Jules Ostin.


Friday - Thursday :  11:50PM, 2:10PM, 4:30PM, 6:50PM, 9:10PM

Friday - Thursday : 4:20pm, 8:45pm

Friday - Thursday : 4:20PM, 8:40PM

Fri - Thu: 12:35 pm, 5:10 pm

Friday - Thursday :  1:10PM, 5:00PM

Genre: Action, Crime, Drama

Starring: Miles Teller, Kate Mara, Michael B. Jordan

Synopsis: Four young outsiders teleport to an alternate and dangerous universe which alters their physical form in shocking ways. The four must learn to harness their new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former friend turned enemy.


Friday - Thursday :   2:20PM, 6:40PM, 8:40PM

Friday - Thursday:  10:50am


Starring:  Ryan Reynolds, Natalie Martinez, Matthew Goode, Ben Kingsley

A dying real estate mogul transfers his consciousness into a healthy young body, but soon finds that neither the procedure nor the company that performed it are quite what they seem.

Fri-Thur: 11:45am, 6:35pm

Friday - Thursday : 12:50PM, 6:55PM

Friday - Thursday : 2:40PM, 7:10PM, 9:20PM

Fri and Sat: 4:45 pm, 9:25 pm, 11:35 pm

Sun - Thu: 4:45 pm, 9:25 pm

Friday - Thursday : 11:45AM, 2:00PM, 6:30PM

 Starring: Imogen Poots, Owen Wilson, Jennifer Aniston

Ethan and team take on their most impossible mission yet, eradicating the Syndicate - an International rogue organization as highly skilled as they are, committed to destroying the IMF.

Fri-Thur: 10:00am

Friday - Thursday : 3:50PM

 Starring:  Ramsey Nouah, Gideon Okeke, Osas Ighodaro, Blossom Chukwujekwu, Gbenro Ajibade (Tinsel), Ikechukwu (Rapper), Alex Ekubo, Kiki Omeili

GBOMOEXPRESS is a gritty, dark comedy feature film centred on the kidnapping of record label boss, Austin Mba(Ramsey Nouah) and Cassandra (OsasIghodaro), a beautiful socialite, after a celebratory night out at the club. The kidnappers make their demands known and the pressure to pay the ransomeof N50Million begins… but there’s a clog in their demand… there’s no N50million in the offing but $30Million dollars jackpot… all they have to do is to stay alive as an unexpected millionaires comes into the picture …… and has vowed to haunt them down

Monday -Thursday 3:05 pm, 7:35 pm

Friday - Thursday :  1:20PM, 5:20PM

Friday - Thursday : 2:00PM

Friday - Thursday : 3:00PM

Friday - Thursday : 12:10pm, 8:40pm


Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlet Overkill, a super-villain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world..

FEATURING: Sandra Bullock, Jon Hamm, Michael Keaton

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday : 12:45PM

Starring: O'Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell

Synopsis: The group NWA emerges from the mean streets of Compton in Los Angeles, California, in the mid-1980s and revolutionizes Hip Hop culture with their music and tales about life in the hood.

Fri and Sat: 2:15 pm, 7:25 pm, 10:15 pm, 11:15 pm

Sun - Thu: 2:15 pm, 7:25 pm, 10:15 pm

Friday - Thursday : 12:50PM, 3:40PM, 6:30PM, 9:15PM

Friday - Thursday :  4:25PM, 9:15PM

Friday - Thursday : 11:00am, 3:30pm, 6:10pm, 8:40pm

. HITMAN: AGENT 47 centers on an elite assassin who was genetically engineered from conception to be the perfect killing machine, and is known only by the last two digits on the barcode tattooed on the back of his neck. He is the culmination of decades of research ­ and forty-six earlier Agent clones -- endowing him with unprecedented strength, speed, stamina and intelligence. His latest target is a mega-corporation that plans to unlock the secret of Agent 47's past to create an army of killers whose powers surpass even his own. Teaming up with a young woman who may hold the secret to overcoming their powerful and clandestine enemies, 47 confronts stunning revelations about his own origins and squares off in an epic battle with his deadliest foe.

STARRING:  Rupert Friend, Hannah Ware, Zachary Quinto

Silvervbird Cinemas Abuja

Friday - Thursday: 1:00PM, 5:00PM, 7:00PM, 9:00PM

Ozone Cinemas

Friday  - Thursday : 2:00pm

Silvervbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday: 12:30PM

Silvervbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Thursday:  2:25PM,

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

Friday - Thursday : 10:30 am

Starring:  Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig

Synopsis:  During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive.

Friday - Thursday: 12:20PM, 3:00PM, 5:40PM, 8:20PM

Friday  - Thursday : 10:10am, 12:40pm, 3:15pm, 6:00pm, 8:35pm

Friday - Thursday: 3:30PM, 6:10PM, 8:40PM

Fri and Sat: 3:15 pm, 8:35 pm, 11:15 pm

Sun - Thu: 3:15 pm, 8:35 pm

Starring: Blossom Chukwujekwu, Adesua Etomi, Kunle Remi

Synopsis: Imoh and Muna believe nothing can come between them until Imoh has an accident that leaves him comatose for months. Will Muna hold out for him or will she pull the plug?.

Friday - Thursday:  12:50PM, 5:10PM

Friday : Thursday :  12:00PM,

Starring : Amy Poehler, Bill Hader, Lewis Black

Synopsis : After young Riley is uprooted from her Midwest life and moved to San Francisco, her emotions - Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness - conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house, and school.

Friday - Thursday:  10:50AM, 2:35PM

Sunday :  2:35PM

Fri - Sun: 10:45 am, 12:50 pm, 2:55 pm, 5:00 pm

Mon - Thu: 10:45 am, 12:50 pm

Fri: 10:00am

Sat-Sun: 10:00am, 2:25pm

Mon-Thur: 10:00am

Starring: Omoni Oboli, Joseph Benjamin, Chinedu Ikedieze, Alex Ekubo.

Synopsis:  "In a classic Cinderella like story, a prostitute, Michelle, is stuck in a world she couldn't escape from. Her hope that one day a Prince Charming would rescue her from it all seems lost. An heir to an empire, Kenechi, is transformed into a child by an overly ambitious uncle who wants the empire to himself. Bound by a shared destiny, Michelle finds that she might be doing the rescuing until she realises there's no escaping her pimp (Obama), who would do anything to keep her as his First Lady"

Thursday - Friday : 2:15pm, 5:40pm

Thursday - Friday  : 12:00 pm, 5:10 pm

Thursday - Friday :  10:35AM, 3:05PM, 7:00PM

Sunday : 3:05PM, 7:00PM

Friday - Thursday : 11:30PM, 1:40PM, 6:20PM, 8:30PM

Starring:  Kate Mara, David Oyelowo, Mimi Rogers

Synopsis:  A single mother struggling with drug addiction is taken hostage in her own apartment by a man on the run after breaking out of jail and murdering the judge assigned to his case.

Friday - Thursday:  1:00PM, 7:20PM

Friday - Thursday: 1:50PM, 6:20PM

Friday - Thursday : 3:20PM, 7:20PM, 9:20PM

Friday - Thursday : 2:55 pm, 5:00 pm

Friday - Thursday: 9:00pm

Starring: Ed Skrien, Ray Stevenson, Loan Chabanol

Synopsis: Frank Martin is living a less perilous lifestyle, or so he thinks, transporting classified packages for questionable people. Things get complicated when femme fatale Anna and her three accomplices orchestrate a bank heist and the kidnapping of Frank's father. It's all part of a grand plan to take down the human trafficker who victimized her years earlier. Now a pawn in her vengeful scheme, the former special-operations mercenary must use his covert skills to play Anna's dangerous game.

Friday - Thursday: 12:10PM, 2:10PM, 4:10PM, 6:10PM, 8:10PM

Friday - Thursday : 11:05AM, 2:55PM, 9:10PM

Fri and Sat: 11:00 am, 12:35 pm, 7:05 pm, 9:10 pm, 11:15 pm

Sun: 11:00 am, 12:35 pm, 7:05 pm, 9:10 pm

Mon - Thu: 12:35 pm, 7:05 pm, 9:10 pm

Friday - Thursday : 12:30PM, 6:45PM

Starring: Sanaa Lathan, Michael Ealy, Morris Chestnut

Synopsis: After breaking up with her boyfriend, a professional woman gets involved with a man who seems almost too good to be true.

Friday - Thursday: 11:30AM, 1:30PM, 3:30PM, 5:30PM, 7:30PM, 9:30PM

Friday - Thursday:   2:25PM, 7:10PM, 9:10PM

Friday to Thursday :  3:00pm, 5:00pm, 7:00pm

Friday - Thursday : 10:30 am, 9:30 pm

Friday - Thursday : 12:00PM, 4:25PM, 8:30PM

Starring :  Jake Gyllenhaal, Elizabeth Debicki, Keira Knightley

Synopsis : A climbing expedition on Mt. Everest is devastated by a severe snow storm.

Friday - Thursday : 12:00PM, 4:20PM

Friday - Saturday : 4:15PM,8:45PM

Starring :   Dylan O'Brien, Kaya Scodelario, Thomas Brodie-Sangster

Synopsis :After having escaped the Maze, the Gladers now face a new set of challenges on the open roads of a desolate landscape filled with unimaginable obstacles.

Friday - Thursday: 10:30AM, 4:30PM, 9:00PM

Friday - Thursday :  12:35 pm

Friday -Thursday : 1:55pm, 6:10pm

Friday - Thursday : 12:40PM, 3:20PM, 6:05PM, 8:50PM

Friday - Saturday :  3:55PM,8:20PM


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