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“U-Turn” Review: Gabriel Afolayan’s Directorial Debut Is a Road Movie Lacking in Attractions

The problem with U-Turn is not that it’s thoroughly predictable; it’s that its predictable plot…

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“Ijogbon” Review: The Kunle Afolayan Directed-Film is Relatable But Lacks Attention to Detail

As is typical of coming-of-age films and fables, Ijogbon is replete with didactics for both…

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Kunle Afolayan Hints on the Coming of New Film, “Ijogbon”

Afolayan-led KAP Motion Pictures will produce Ijogbon in partnership with Netflix. By Helena Olori Nigerian…

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Tola Olatunji’s “Kanaani” (The Promise Land) Sets to Hit Cinemas in September

The film, which was nominated for Best Film and Best Writer at the 2023 Africa…

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Netflix Continues Its Partnership with Nollywood as It Unveils 7 Upcoming Films and Series

The upcoming films include Oloture, To Kill a Monkey, War: Wrath and Revenge, Aníkúlápó, The…

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Marc Adebesin’s “Hustle” Set for Digital Release on Prime Video

Hustle explores Chichi’s internal conflict as she navigates her relationships and uncovers surprising truths. By…

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“Sista” Review: Kehinde Bankole’s Acting in Biodun Stephen-Directed Flick is a Cinematic Representation of Motherhood

Numbing her physical pain with the succour her children provide, and emotional pain with gracious…

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“Flawsome” Review: Once Again, Nollywood Women aren’t Independent of Masculine Convention

For the women in Flawsome, and those in patriarchy-controlled societies, independence from masculine and societal…

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“Battle on Buka Street” Review: Nollywood Returns Home in Funke Akindele’s Polygamy Comedy

With its hilarious dialogue, over-the-top events, and the appropriately melodramatic acting, it’s amazing how Battle…

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Adebayo Tijani’s “Ijakumo: the Born Again Stripper” is Only Half as Good as it Promised To Be

Ijakumo does beautifully but unfortunately doesn’t surpass the average rating. The movie lacks depth and…