Must-see movies for the week

Pulse.ng presents you with all the great movies to see in the cinemas this week, from 'Furious 7' to 'Addicted' and many more. Check full list below.

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.

1.

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:

Friday - Thursday : 4:20PM

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

Friday - Thursday : 2:20pm, 4:45pm

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

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 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:

Friday - Thursday : 12.00PM, 4.20PM

Genre: Action | Adventure | Fantasy

Starring: Sharon Leal, Boris Kodjoe, John Newberg

Synopsis: A gallerist risks her family and flourishing career when she enters into an affair with a talented painter and slowly loses control of her life.

Peep the trailer

Showing:

Friday - Thursday :  1:00 PM, 3:00 PM, 5:00 PM, 7:10 PM, 9:20PM

Friday - Thursday : 4:35PM, 9:10PM

Friday - Thursday :  6:05pm, 8:10pm

Friday - Sunday : 6:20PM, 8.35PM, 10:05PM, 10.50PM

Monday - Thursday : 6:20PM, 8.35PM, 10:05PM

Genre: Nollywood

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

Synopsis: Ihuoma and Nnenna are two sisters that lost their mother to lung cancer at an early age. Life becomes very complicated for them.

They journey through this musical quest finding happiness and as they make friends and enemies along the way.

Peep the trailer

Showing:

Monday -Thursday: 10:30am

Friday - Wednesday : 11:00AM, 3:10PM, 5:55PM

Thursday  : 11:00AM, 1:40PM, 4:20PM, 8:45PM

Sunday - Thursday :1:20PM

Friday - Thursday :1.35PM, 4.35PM, 7.35PM

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 her late husband.

Showing:

Friday - Thursday : 2.10PM, 8.40PM

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.

Showing:

Friday - Thursday : 11.50PM, 4.00PM, 6.20PM

Friday - Thursday : 11.00AM

Friday - Thursday : 2:20PM

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:

Friday - Thursday :  12.10PM, 4.30PM

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

Friday - Thursday : 12:45PM

Friday - Thursday : 12:15PM, 2:25PM

Friday - Thursday : 10:00am, 1:50pm

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

Fri-Thur: 2.20PM, 6.40PM, 8.50PM

Fri - Thursday :  5:30pm, 9:10pm

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

Friday - Thursday :  6:30PM

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 - Chris Hemsworth, Viola Davis, Wei Tang.

Showing

Friday - Thursday :  6:45PM

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

Friday - Thursday :  1.10PM, 3.45PM

Friday - Thursday :  3:00pm, 7:35pm

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:

Friday - Thursday :  1.00PM, 3.00PM, 4.50PM, 6.40PM, 9.05PM

Friday - Thursday : 9:15PM

11:

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: 10:05am

12:

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:

Friday - Thursday : 4:50PM, 9:00PM

Friday - Thursday : 12.50PM, 3.00PM, 5.00PM, 7.00PM

Friday - Thursday : 12:00PM, 7:00PM

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

Friday -Thursday : 7:15pm

Sunday - Thursday : 8.30PM, 10.45PM

Friday - Thursday - 12.30PM, 2.50PM, 5.00PM, 7.10PM, 9.20PM

Friday - Thursday : 8:45PM

Friday - Thursday : 11:05AM, 1:05PM, 6:50PM

Genre: Drama

Starring: Antonio Banderas, Seth Green, Clancy Brown

Synopsis: SpongeBob goes on a quest to discover a stolen recipe that takes him to our dimension, our world, where he tangles with a pirate.

Showing:

Fri-Thur: 11:25am

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

Friday - Thursday :  1.50PM

Friday - Thursday : 11:10AM, 4:00PM

Friday - Thur - 11:30am

Genre: Action | Sci-Fi | Thriller

Synopsis - Deckard Shaw seeks revenge against Dominic Toretto and his family for the death of his brother.

Starring -  Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson

Showing

Friday - Thursday :  1:10 PM, 3:50PM, 4:30 PM, 6:30 PM, 8:30 PM, 9:10 PM

Friday - Thursday : 10:25am, 12:55pm, 1:50pm, 3:30pm, 4:20pm, 6:05pm, 7:40pm, 8:40pm

Friday - Thursday : 10:35AM, 1:15PM, 3:50PM,4:35PM, 6:25PM,9:05PM

Friday - Saturday  : 12.00PM, 2.45PM, 4.15PM, 5.30PM, 7.00PM, 8.15PM, 9.45PM, 11.00PM

Sunday  - Thursday : 12.00PM, 2.45PM, 4.15PM, 5.30PM, 7.00PM, 8.15PM, 9.45PM

Friday - Thursday : 12:50PM, 3:25PM, 5:45PM, 6:40PM

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

Friday - Thursday : 10.50AM

Friday - Thursday :  12.00PM, 2.10PM, 7.05PM, 9.25PM

Friday - Thursday : 4:10PM, 8:35PM

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

Friday - Thursday : 11.50AM, 4.40PM

Friday - Thursday : 8:40PM

Friday - Thursday : 12:00pm

Friday - Thursday :   11:00AM

19. Home

Genre: Action / Drama

Synopsis - Oh, an alien on the run from his own people, lands on Earth and makes friends with the adventurous Tip, who is on a quest of her own.

Starring - Jim Parsons, Rihanna, Steve Martin

Showing

Friday - Thursday : 10:30AM, 2:55PM, 4:50PM

Friday - Thursday : 12.10PM, 2.00PM, 3.50PM

Friday - Thursday :  1.15PM, 3.15PM

Friday - Thursday : 12:05pm, 1:10pm, 4:00pm

Friday - Thursday :  11:00AM, 11:30AM, 1:20PM, 3:10PM

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