Movies: Spice Up Your Weekend With ‘Chief Daddy’, Mortal Engine, Others

Hello movie lover! Another weekend is here again, a visit to the cinema is a good way to make your weekend enjoyable. Here are selected movies you can have a great time with.    

Movie Title: Mortal Engine

Genre: Adventure, Action

Runtime: 128 Minutes

Synopsis: A mysterious young woman named Hester Shaw joins forces with Anna Fang, a dangerous outlaw with a bounty on her head, and Tom Natsworthy, an outcast from London, to lead a rebellion against a giant predator city on wheels.

Starring: Hera Hilmar, Hugo Weaving, Jihae            

Movie Title: Chief Daddy

Genre: Drama, Comedy

Runtime: 98 Minutes

Synopsis: This tells the story of billionaire industrialist Chief Beecroft, a flamboyant benefactor to a large extended family of relatives, household staff and assorted mistresses. Chief lives large, like there’s no tomorrow, until the day he dies suddenly and the ‘bullion van’ stops.

Starring: Falz, Funke Akindele, Ini Edo, Joke Silva, Kate Henshaw, Nkem Owoh, Patience Ozokwor.            

Movie Title: Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse

Genre: Action, Animation

Runtime: 117 Minutes

Synopsis: Spider-Man crosses parallel dimensions and teams up with the Spider-Men of those dimensions to stop a threat to all reality.

Starring: Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali, Nicolas Cage              

Movie Title: Eliot The Littlest Reindeer

Genre: Comedy, Animation

Runtime: 90 Minutes

Synopsis: John Cleese, Josh Hutcherson, Morena Baccarin

Starring: When Blitzen announces his retirement on December 21st, a miniature horse has 3 days to fulfill his lifelong dream of earning a spot on Santa’s team at the North Pole try-outs.              

Movie Title: Kasala

Genre: Drama

Runtime: 90 Minutes

Synopsis: Taking place in a Nigerian slum, Tunji, a fast talking teenager, borrows his no-nonsense Uncle’s car and gets his friends, Chikodi, Effiong & Abraham to join him on a Joyride around the neighbourhood. Things turn sour when they crash the car and only have 5 hours to raise the required funds to fix the vehicle before Tunji’s Uncle gets back from work. They resort to avenues known to each one of them in order to get quick money.

Starring: Jide Kosoko, Sambasa Nzeribe, Judith Audu Fought

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