Posts Tagged ‘Genevieve Nnaji’
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half of a yellow sun

Half of a Yellow Sun

From Jane Eyre to Wuthering Heights and even Harry Potter to Twilight, there is never a movie adaptation of a book that does not seem to suffer from what I shall hence refer as “not as good as the book syndrome” and...


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tango with me

Tango With Me

It is about time!!! I can honestly say that I have fasted, prayed, and tithed for this movie to come out. I have bribed, begged and grovelled to get this movie and finally, after seeing the movie, I am elated that my efforts we...


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the mirror boy

The Mirror Boy

After three years of waiting, I finally got to see the long-time champion of over-hyped movies in Nollywood history, The Mirror Boy. After that long of a wait, and not necessarily even taking that wait period into consideration...



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Weekend Getaway

Weekend Getaway

The highlight of the entire movie had to be, without a doubt, the ‘electric slide’ dance by the cast and crew. The moment was of course reminiscent of Emem Isong’s “Reloaded” from five years ago. T...


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IJE the Journey

Was able to touch on everything from racism to social stigma associated with rape victims to the conflicts in the Northern parts of Nigeria between the Igbos and the Hausas to illegal immigration to the pursuit of the American ...



 
 
 
 
 
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Wind of Glory

-Story: [4 out of 5] Many have a tendency to list “Wind of Glory” when asked to name a few of Genevieve Nnaji classics (if not just a list of Nollywood classics) and for good reason, I’d say. Unlike most other...


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COMING SOON: Doctor Bello

From the stables of Black Ivory Communications and from the hands that brought us “Back to Africa”, “American Dream” and “Crazy like a fox”, Tony Abulu, comes a movie that will not only affec...



 
 
 
 
 
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A Piece of Flesh

Chinyere Wilfred was a standout performance for me. It is so easy to overlook the older actors but this woman did not allow me at all. She gave me goose bumps! Even Fabian Adibe was also not forgettable. Desmond was particularl...


 
 
 
 
 
love my way

Love My Way

-Story: [3 out of 5] Lovely story. Like, “Caught in the Act“, it calls into play the whole twin scenario again alongside the Amnesia storyline. It seems those two were an integral part of 2008 movies.   -Origin...


 
 
 
 
 
caught in the act

Caught in the Act

It was a nice little entertaining story. As nice as it could be with so many fall outs and loose ends. In my opinion, this movie needed not have been that long... I mean, remove that unnecessary Amnesia addition to the storyli...