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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 'In The Music' to 'Insurgent' and many more. Check full list below.

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It's the start of another week and as 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. Insurgent

Genre:  Adventure | Sci-Fi | Thrille

Starring:  Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Theo James

Synopsis:  Beatrice Prior must confront her inner demons and continue her fight against a powerful alliance which threatens to tear her society apart with the help from others on her side.

Showing:

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

Friday - 1.05PM

Sunday :  1.05PM, 9.40PM

Monday - Thursday : 9.40PM

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

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

Silverbird Cinemas Abuja

Friday : 11.40AM, 2.00PM, 4.20PM, 6.40PM

Sunday - Thursday : 11.40AM, 2.00PM, 4.20PM, 6.40PM, 9.00PM

Ozone Cinemas

Friday - Thursday :  12:55pm, 3:30pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm, 8:30pm

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Saturday : 11:40PM, 1:55PM, 4:10PM, 6:25PM, 8:40PM

2. Dazzling Mirage

Genre: Nollywood

Starring:  Kemi ‘Lala’ Akindoju, Kunle Afolayan, Taiwo Ajai-Lycett, Bimbo Manuel, Carol King, Yomi Fash Lanso and Seun Akindele

Synopsis: Dazzling Mirage is more than just a movie; it’s a movement. The movie is a love story marked by acts of betrayal and loyalty as in the life of a sickle cell sufferer. It aims to help raise awareness about the sickle cell condition and to help people make better informed decisions.

Showing:

Silverbird Cinemas Abuja

Friday - Thursday : 2.30PM, 6.50PM

3. Jupiter Ascending

Genre: Action | Adventure | Fantasy

Starring:  Mila Kunis, Channing Tatum, Eddie Redmayne

Synopsis: In a bright and colorful future, a young destitute caretaker gets targeted by a ruthless son of a powerful family that live on a planet in need of a new heir, so she travels with a genetically engineered warrior to the planet in order to stop his tyrant reign.

Peep the trailer

Showing:

Silverbird Cinemas Abuja

Friday - Thursday :  2.20PM, 7.05PM

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

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

Wednesday : 2:00PM

4. In The Music

Genre: Nollywood

Starring:  Omawumi Megbele, Keira Hewatch, Chelsea Eze, Bryan Okwara.

Synopsis: Ihuoma and Nnenna are two sisters that give a new meaning to the phrase "when life gives you lemons." having lost their mother to lung cancer at an early age, life becomes very complicated for them. Owing to life and its difficulties they had to survive the harsh realities of a big city. They journey through this musical quest finding happiness and as they make friends and enemies along the way.

Peep the trailer

Showing:

Ozone Cinemas

Mon -Thur: 10:25am, 8:20pm

Silverbird Port Harcourt

Mon - Thursday  : 11:00AM, 1:40PM, 4:20PM, 8:50PM

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Sunday - Thursday : 2:20PM

Genesis Deluxe

Friday - Thursday : 3.40PM, 6.40PM, 9.40PM

 

5. While You Slept

Genre: Nollywood

Starring:  Ini Edo, Joseph Benjamin, Venita Marie Akpofure

Synopsis: ‘While You Slept’ is about a lady, Amaka Okoro whose life has been turned upside down when Najite, a mysterious stranger shows up claiming to be the secret wife of Emeka…Amaka’s late husband.

Showing:

Silverbird Cinemas Abuja

Friday - Thursday : 2.25PM, 8.55PM

Genesis Deluxe

Friday - Thursday : 11.00AM

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday : 10:30AM

6.  Love or Something Like That

Genre: Nollywood

Starring: Joselyn Dumas, OC Ukeje, John Dumas

Synopsis: A young surgeon's chance meeting with her ex-boyfriend throws her world into absolute chaos when she makes a horrible discovery about her past and what could be the end of a great career, and beautiful marriage. A poignant story about moving on when there's no light at the end of the tunnel.

Peep the trailer

Showing:

Silverbird Cinemas Abuja

Friday - Thursday : 12.05PM, 4.15PM, 6.35PM

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

Friday - Thursday : 1.05PM

Ozone Cinemas

Fri-Sun: 12:40pm

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday :  4:55PM

7.  Cinderella

Genre: Adventure | Drama | Family

Starring : Lily James, Hayley Atwell, Helena Bonham Carter

Synopsis:  A live-action retelling of the classic fairy tale about a servant step-daughter who wins the heart of a prince.

Showing:

Silverbird Cinemas Abuja

Friday - Thursday : 12.15PM, 4.30PM

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

Friday and Sunday :  11.00AM, 1.20PM

Monday  - Thursday :  11.00AM, 1.20PM, 3.40PM

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday : 10:30AM, 2:40PM, 4:45PM

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Thursday : 11:40AM, 1:50PM, 4:15PM

Ozone Cinemas

Friday - Thursday : 1:45pm, 3:55pm

 

8. Son of A Gun

Genre:  Action

Synopsis - JR busts out of prison with Brendan Lynch, Australia's most notorious criminal, and joins Lynch's gang for a gold heist that soon pits the two men against one another.

Starring - Ewan McGregor, Brendan Kerkvliet, Brenton Thwaites

Showing

Silverbird Cinemas Abuja

Fri-Thur: 2.25PM, 6.40PM, 8.50PM

Ozone Cinemas

Fri - Thursday : 2:30pm, 7:00pm

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Thursday : 12:50PM, 4:45PM, 6:50PM

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday : 5:10PM, 9:10PM

9. Blackhat

Genre: Action / Drama

Synopsis - A furloughed convict and his American and Chinese partners hunt a high-level cybercrime network from Chicago to Los Angeles to Hong Kong to Jakarta.

Starring - Al Pacino, Greta Gerwig, Kyra Sedgwick.

Showing

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday :   6:55PM, 9:15PM

Silverbird Cinemas Abuja

Friday - Thursday : 2.10PM, 7.00PM, 9.30PM

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Thursday :  11:10AM, 1:40PM, 4:05PM, 6:30PM, 8:55PM

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

Friday -  12.50PM

Sunday : 1 12.50PM, 3.35PM, 5.05PM, 7.55PM, 10.00PM

Monday - Thursday :  12.50PM, 7.55PM

Ozone Cinemas

Friday - Thursday : 1:05pm, 5:50pm, 7:50pm

10. Tracers

Genre: Action

Starring: Marie Avgeropoulos, Taylor Lautner, Rafi Gavron

Synopsis:  Wanted by the Chinese mafia, a new York City bike messenger escapes into the world of parkour after meeting a beautiful stranger.

Showing:

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

Friday - 11.00AM

Sunday - Thursday :  11.00AM, 3.00PM

Silverbird Cinemas Abuja

Friday - 1.20PM, 3.20PM, 5.10PM, 7.00PM

Sunday - Thursday :  1.20PM, 3.20PM, 5.10PM, 7.00PM, 8:50pm

Ozone Cinemas

Friday -Thursday: 3:00pm, 6:05pm

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

12:25PM, 6:20PM

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:

Fri - Thur: 11:00am

12: Danny Collins

Genre: Drama

Starring : Al Pacino, Annette Bening, Jennifer Garner

Synopsis: An aging rock star decides to change his life when he discovers a 40-year old letter written to him by John Lennon.

Showing:

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Thursday : 12:10PM, 2:15PM, 6:45PM, 8:45PM

Silverbird Cinemas Abuja

Friday - Thursday : 12.00PM, 4.25PM, 6.30PM, 8.40PM

Ozone Cinemas

Friday - Thursday : 4:55pm, 9:00pm

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday : 10:30AM, 12:35PM, 7:05PM

13.  Focus

Genre: Drama /Crime / Drama

Starring: Will Smith, Margot Robbie, Rodrigo Santoro

Synopsis:A veteran grifter takes a young, attractive woman under his wing, but things get complicated when they become romantically involved.

Showing

Ozone Cinemas

Friday -Thursday :  4:30pm, 6:25pm

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

Sunday - Thursday :  10.40AM, 3.25PM, 5.40PM, 7.45PM, 8.40PM

Silverbird Cinema Abuja

Friday - Thursday - 12.30PM, 2.50PM, 5.00PM, 7.10PM

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday : 6:45PM, 8:50PM

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Thursday : 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM, 5:00PM, 7:00PM, 9:00PM

14 : The Spongebob Movie: Sponge out of Water

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:

Ozone Cinemas

Fri-Thur: 12:00pm

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday : 12:40PM

15. Kingsman: The Secret Service

Genre: Comedy | Action| Adventure

Synopsis - A spy organization recruits an unrefined, but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.

Starring Colin Firth, Michael Caine, Taron Egerton

Showing

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

Friday - Thursday :  11.40AM

Sunday : 11.30AM, 3.40PM

Silverbird Cinemas Abuja

Friday - 2.00PM, 4.20PM, 6.20PM

Sunday - Thursday : 4.20PM, 8.40PM

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

Friday - Thursday : 1:35PM, 6:00PM, 8:30PM

Ozone Cinemas

Fri: 12:40pm, 3:40pm

Mon-Thur: 12:40pm, 3:40pm

16. Chappie

Genre: Action | Sci-Fi | Thriller

Synopsis - In the near future, crime is patrolled by an oppressive mechanized police force. When one police droid, Chappie, is stolen and given new programming, he becomes the first robot with the ability to think and feel for himself.

Starring - Sharlto Copley, Dev Patel, Hugh Jackman

Showing

Silverbird Cinemas Abuja

Friday - Thursday :  2.10PM

Ozone Cinemas

Friday - Thursday : 10:00am

17. Nightcrawler

Genre:

Synopsis -  When Lou Bloom, a driven man desperate for work, muscles into the world of L.A. crime journalism, he blurs the line between observer and participant to become the star of his own story. Aiding him in his effort is Nina, a TV-news veteran.

Starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo, Bill Paxton

Showing

Genesis Deluxe

Friday - Thursday : 6.15PM, 8.30PM

Silverbird Cinemas Abuja

Friday - Thursday :  12.00PM, 2.20PM, 4.40PM, 7.00PM, 9.20PM

18. Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Genre: Comedy | Drama

Synopsis - As the Best Exotic Marigold Hotel has only a single remaining vacancy - posing a rooming predicament for two fresh arrivals - Sonny pursues his expansionist dream of opening a second hotel.

Starring - Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy

Showing

Silverbird Abuja

Friday - Thursday : 11.50AM, 4.40PM

Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt

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

Ozone Cinemas

Friday - Thursday : 12:15pm

Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja

Friday - Thursday :  11:15AM, 6:20PM

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

Sunday - Thursday :  2.10PM, 6.10PM

 

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