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  • IWD 2015

    Top 3 Women-Centric Movies Nollywood Has Ever Made

    Tomorrow, March 8th 2015 is International Women’s Day and is honestly our favorite not-a-real-holiday holiday. And in the spirit of celebrating women, we are looking inwards to Nollywood. We recently published a post here...
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    #ThrowbackThursday Watch Clips from the 2014 AMAA Awards

    Did you miss the AMAA Awards 2014 ceremony? GoldMyne entertainment has put together some clips from the ceremony here. Enjoy!
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    Be Inspired! Watch as Shirley Frimpong tells her story!

    Shirley Frimpong Manso is the Ghanaian director and producer behind movies like “A Sting in a tale” and “Checkmate” as well as series like “The Adams Apples” and “V Republic”. In ...
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    In The Spotlight: Mary Lazarus

    Mary Lazarus is a nollywood actress that hails from Abia State. She began her career in modeling however she started acting in 2009 when she was cast alongside Yemi Blaq and she has now been acting for about six years. She has ...

    The Different Types of Nollywood Movies EXPLAINED

    How can the same industry that gives us “The Meeting” churn out something like “Blackberry Babes”? So what is this whole made-in-America movie thing about? Is that still nollywood? And why do we call her...
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    Who runs the world Nollywood?

    Before you start reading this article, I'd like for you to think of five top nollywood actors (male or female) right off the top of your head and post it as a comment, GO! 1, 2, 3 … Action! Pan to the female actress tied...
  • 2014 Roundup (1)

    2014 Round-Up – NR’s Best and Worst of 2014

    s with the end of every year, we tend to have a run down of our Top (!) movies of the year. But this year, the truth is that we didn’t see many of the greats like “October 1″ and some of the movies we finally ...
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    NR’s Top 5 Movies for Christmas

    or many of us, Christmas movies means The Hallmark Channel. Every Christmas season, the hallmark channel has a line-up of original ‘christmas movies’ which end up mostly being romantic movies infused with a lot of s...
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Being Single

What is the difference between a movie like "Why Did I Get Married" and a Pastor Bimbo Odukoya sermon? One tells you the story and allows you to extract the message, one tells you the message and permits you to apply your own s...
finding love
friends or foes
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30 Days in Atlanta

If Osuofia in London was made in 2014 with two actors instead of one, younger actors instead of an older one, Atlanta instead of London and a love angle instead of an inheritance angle, it would be this movie.
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 Nolly USA
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Black Roses

It is not a secret that I'm not the biggest advocate of Nollywood in USA movies. In my opinion, the entire genre (if you can call it that) should be flushed because I'm yet to see a single one done well.
Exposure full story


It is always nice to hear a different language in a Nollywood film from the usual Igbo or Yoruba. However this film bills itself as an English language film, it isn't about 70% of the film is in Ibibio. It is subtitled perfectl...
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