Must-See Movies for the Weekend!

It's the start of another weekend 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. Render To Caesar

Genre: Action/Adventure

Starring: Omoni Oboli, Wale Ojo, Onyekachi Ejim

Synopsis:

Two friends return home from abroad to join the Bureau of Detectives under an ambitious government scheme to develop future leaders of the much-maligned Police Force. Dipo & Pade are assigned to the Lagos State Police Command with the daunting mission to hunt and apprehend a notorious robber called Caesar who continues to wage a harsh campaign of ruthless attacks across the State.

Showing:

Silverbird Cinemas (Ikeja)

Friday to Sunday: 11:40PM 2:00PM 4:20PM 6:40PM 9:00PM

Genesis Deluxe

Friday: 1.10PM, 3.40PM, 6.10PM, 8.40PM

Silverbird ( Port-Harcourt)

11:40PM 2:00PM 4:20PM 6:40PM

Silverbird ( Abuja)

Friday-Sunday:

12.10PM, 4.50PM, 7.10PM

2. CAPT. AMERICA:the winter soldier

Genre: Action/Adventure

Starring: Chris Evans,Samuel.L.Jackson,Scarlett Johanson

Synopsis: Steve Rogers struggles to embrace his role in the modern world and battles a new threat from old history: the Soviet agent known as the Winter Soldier.

Peep the trailer

Showing:

Ozone Cinemas

12:50pm, 3:25pm, 6:00pm, 8:05pm

Silverbird Cinemas (Abuja)

Friday to Sunday: 1.00PM, 3.40PM, 6.20PM, 9.00PM

Silverbird Cinemas (Ikeja)

Friday to Sunday: 12:30PM 3:20PM 6:00PM 8:40PM

Silverbird Cinemas Port-Harcourt

Friday-Sunday: 12:30PM 3:20PM 6:00PM 8:40PM

3. Noah

Genre: Action & Adventure

Starring:Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, Ray Winstone, Anthony Hopkins

Synopsis: A man is chosen by God to undertake a momentous mission of rescue before an apocalyptic flood destroys the world.

Peep the trailer

Showing:

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas (3D)

Fri -: 1.00PM, 6.05PM, 8.55PM

Ozone Cinemas

3:00pm, 5:35pm, 8:30pm

Silverbird Cinemas (Ikeja)

Friday to Sunday: 1:20PM,6:40PM,8:40PM

4. Divergent

Genre: Action/Adventure

Starring:Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Ashley Judd, Jai Courtney

Synopsis: In a world divided by factions based on virtues, Tris learns she's Divergent and won't fit in. When she discovers a plot to destroy Divergents, Tris and the mysterious Four must find out what makes Divergents dangerous before it's too late.

Peep the trailer

Showing:

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas (3D)

Friday: 12.10PM, 7.50PM

Ozone Cinemas

Friday to Sunday: 1:20pm, 6:20pm

Silverbird Cinemas (Ikeja)

Friday - 4:00PM,9:15PM

Sat - Sunday: 10:40AM,4:00PM,9:15PM

The Filmhouse, Surulere :

Friday-Sat -  11:00AM, 1:35PM, 9:10PM

Silverbird Port Harcourt- 6.20pm

5. Need For Speed

Genre: Action/Adventure

Starring: Aaron Paul, Dominic Cooper, Imogen Poots, Scott Mescudi

Synopsis: Fresh from prison, a street racer who was framed by a wealthy business associate joins a cross country race with revenge in mind. His ex-partner, learning of the plan, places a massive bounty on his head as the race begins.

Peep the trailer

Showing:

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas (3D)

Friday- 1.00PM, 6.05PM, 8.55PM

Ozone Cinemas

Friday:3.55pm

Silverbird Cinemas (Ikeja)

Friday to Sunday: 3:45PM

Film House Surulere

Fri: (Late Night show) 11:40PM

6. Ride Along

Genre: Action/Comedy

Starring: Ice Cube, Kevin Hart, Tika Sumpter

Synopsis: Fast-talking security guard Ben joins his cop brother-in-law James on a 24-hour patrol of Atlanta in order to prove himself worthy of marrying Angela, James' sister.

Peep the trailer

Showing:

Ozone Cinemas

Friday - 11.10am, 8.50pm

Silverbird Cinemas (Ikeja)

Friday to Sunday: 1:45PM,6:20PM

Film House Surulere

Friday - 11.40PM

Genesis Deluxe

Friday- 11.55AM, 4.50PM

7.Hours

Genre: Drama

Starring: Paul Walker, Genesis Rodriguez, Nancy Nave

Synopsis: A father struggles to keep his infant daughter alive in the wake of Hurricane Katrina

Peep the trailer

Showing:

Silverbird Cinemas (Ikeja)

Friday to Sun: 1:05PM,9:00PM

Genesis Cinema

Friday -  2.25PM, 4.35PM, 6.45PM, 10.15PM

Saturday & Sunday -  2.25PM, 6.45PM, 10.15PM

8. 300: Rise Of An Empire

Genre: Action/Adventure

Starring: Sullivan Stapleton, Eva Green, Lena Headey, Hans Matheson

Synopsis: Greek general Themistokles leads the charge against invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes and Artemisia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy.

Showing:

Ozone Cinemas

1.05pm

Silverbird Cinemas (Abuja)

Friday to Sunday: 3:35PM, 7:30PM, 9:35PM

Silverbird Cinemas (Ikeja)

Fri-Sun - 11:10AM,5:00PM,7:00PM

Silverbird (Port Harcourt)

Fri - Sun- 12:20PM 2:30PM 4:35PM 6:45PM 8:50PM

9.  RoboCop

Genre: Action/Adventure

Starring:Joel Kinnaman, Douglas Urbanski, Abbie Cornish

Synopsis: In 2028 Detroit, when Alex Murphy (Joel Kinnaman) - a loving husband, father and good cop - is critically injured in the line of duty, the multinational conglomerate OmniCorp sees their chance for a part-man, part-robot police officer.

Peep the trailer

Showing:

Genesis Deluxe Cinemas (3D)

Fri & Sat: 10.15AM, 12.45PM, 3.15PM, 5.45PM, 8.15PM, 10.45PM

Sun- 0.15PM, 12.45PM, 3.15PM, 5.45PM, 8.15PM

Silverbird Cinemas (Abuja)

Friday to Sunday: 11.55AM, 2.15PM, 9.10PM

10. Single Mum's Club

Genre- Action/Adventure

Starring

Nia Long, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Amy Smart,Tyler Perry

Synopsis

When five struggling single moms put aside their differences to form a support group, they find inspiration and laughter in their new sisterhood, and help each other overcome the obstacles that stand in their way.

Silverbird (Ikeja)

Friday-Sunday- 11:35AM,4:10PM,8:20PM

Ozone Cinemas

Friday-Sunday - 2.15pm, 4.40pm, 6.50pm, 9.00pm.

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