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#2014InRetrospect – Top 5 TV Shows of 2014

The year 2014 is quickly coming to an end, who would have thunk it? (I sabi speak English, free me). So we are starting our countdown with our top five TV shows of 2014. One of the biggest things this past year has been televis...


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Our VOTE for AMVCA 2015

So as most people know, this past week the Africa Magic Viewers Choice awards nominations for 2015 were announced. And like last year, we on NR are going to announce who has our votes and who we hope wins. Before we move forwa...


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Looking to the Oscars! Nollywood’s “Best Foreign Film” Race Begins

You might have heard that back in May The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) approved a 12-man committee for Nollywood responsible for selecting a Nollywood movie for a nomination in the Best Foreign Film in t...



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2014 African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) Winners

The tenth edition of the African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) was held yesterday, the 24th of May 2014, in Yenegoa, Bayelsa State. Below is a full list of all the winners. AMAA 2014 AWARD FOR BEST SHORT FILM Haunted Soul – Ken...


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#HighlightingTheBright – The Nollywood Wiki

The purpose of this segment is to shine a light for those lesser known individuals who are doing great things for nollywood or in nollywood. We’re highlighting the bright.  Have you ever googled a movie and seen that li...



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FREE DVD-Screening Copy of Half of A Yellow Sun!

As many of you know the star studded Nollywood-British collabo movie, HOAYS (Half of a yellow sun) is set to release in Nigerian cinemas on Saturday April 12th, 2014. And as many Nigerians in the diaspora have probably guessed ...


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5 Reasons Your Movie is Screwed Before We See The Trailer: The Poster

Disclaimer: The views expressed in this post might not apply to every movie watcher on earth. The views expressed in this post are not specific for any single industry. The odds of the views expressed in this post applying to ...



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The Business of Awards

or most of the world the period between the last couple weeks of December and the first quadrant of the new year is dubbed Award Season. In that short span, every industry has their biggest awards sometimes back to back of each...


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Top 8 Most Inspiring Women in Nollywood

oday, March 8th 2014, is regarded worldwide as International Women’s Day. In the spirit of celebrating women, NR has compiled a list of women in Nollywood who have found a way to manage significance outside the regular g...


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Let’s Talk About the AMVCAs

I read an article recently by  our very own Richard Odilu in which he touches on the viewer’s choice nature of the AMVCAs. He brings up a valid argument which is, are the winners of this year’s AMVCAs going to be t...