Nollywood Alive Top Movies/Web Series For The Week – July 29

It’s a new week and it’s time for our movie and series picks for the week. Let’s have a run-through of some of the movies together, either at the cinema, on DSTV or a simple download…However, these are movies you should consider!


This one of the most talked-about movie that has people running to the movie to see the movie. Some cinemas will have you choose your viewing choice on either a 2D or a 3D screen. This movie was among our choice of cinema movies for you last week, with repetition this week, it simply means we’d love for you to see it if you’re yet to!

It is about a young Prince who had to fight to secure his throne after the death of his father. With the help of newfound friends, Simba had to figure out how to grow up so as to claim his throne.

The casts include; Alfre Woodard, James Earl Jones, Beyonce Knowles-Carter, Billy Eichner, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Donald Glover, John Kani, John Oliver and Seth Rogen. Directed by Jon Favreau.


This is a Nollywood movie that is out at the Cinema today which talks about a DPO who is supposed to be a crime fighter! Starting from his home, he can’t seem to help combat the crime there because his son is a notorious armed robber. His identity was hidden for a long time but was revealed later, now the DPO has to find a way to save his son from the hands of the law!! What will he do?

It stars Joseph Momodu, Lota Chukwu, Segun Arinze, Peter Ijagbemu, Rise Onika. Directed by Wale Rasaq.

3. THANK GOD I’M FUNNY (Nigeria’s First Full Comedy Special)

This movie is a combination of almost if not all the comedians in the industry. It also got releasing today at the cinema. It is a Comedy Even Movie that has been put together by a fast-rising comedian Olu Salako aka SLK comedian. The movie has heavy punchlines that will make you laugh.

This is a movie that will take the stress of the week away.


This is a short film production by Ndani TV. It is entertaining and enlightening bringing to the notice of the world that being a housewife or a house husband (according to the movie) does not mean it is fun all the way.

It stars Blossom Chukwujekwu, Kiki Omelli and Kachi Nnochiri.


My flatmate is a hilarious television series that centres around the lives of four friends sharing a flat and quest for a better life. They find themselves in unexpected situations and the scheme their way out of.

It is a comedy series that is packed full with most celebrity comedians such as Basketmouth, Yaw, Okey Bakassi, Buchi the Comedian, Wofai Fada, Rekiya Yusuf, Scarlet Sotade and a couple of other guests actors.

It airs on DSTV Mnet Showcase, channel 151. You can get comfortable on your couch, grab a bowl of popcorn while you chill with this series over the weekend. It is a stress reliever.


This is a movie about a young couple who have are getting set to get married but have different personalities. On the eve of their wedding, things took a different turn which let to questions been asked! It is intriguing and filled with lots of suspense.

Directed by Tosin Igho, started by Beverly Naya, Adeolu Adefarasin, Meg Otanwa, Kunle Remi, Mawuli Gavor, Efa Iwara, Ronke Oshodi-oke Ojo and Ronke Odusanya.


The series is just as the title suggests!! It is about two lovers who got exposed by a picture sent to a blog through the lady’s colleague. They have to find a way to kill the story!

The series started to air on the 30th of April, 2018.

Actors includes; Nengi Adoki, Rekiya Attah, Dami Banwo, Theresa Edem, Sola Fasudo, Toni Tones, Norbert Young and lots more.

Looking for some foreign movie to chill with at the cinema this weekend? Here are some suggestions for you.


Men in Black are a group of agents specially trained to combat crime so as to keep the globe safe. The job became a bit difficult when aliens that could take the shape of any human, arrived on earth. Two agents who seemed incapable came to the rescue.

It is an action-comedy movie that was directed by F. Gray Gray. Actors include;

  • Chris Hemsworth
  • Emma Thompson
  • Tessa Thompson


This is a movie that focuses on a young girl who went in search of her father after hurricane distorted their home. When she did, the two become trapped by the floor followed by attacks from alligators. What can they do to save their lives??? Check the cinema near you to see the full movie.

Directed by Alexandre Aja. Actors are;

  • Barry Pepper
  • Kaya Scodelario
  • Ross Anderson


Event has been a fan of Spider-Man the movie, then you’d love to see how spider man was able to handle the new threat that came to change the world forever.

It is adventurous, hilarious and still an action movie.

Was he able to, did he try every possible means, as he assisted by any of the other Avenger actors???

Directed by Jon Watts. Actors are;

  • Angourie Rice
  • Jon Favreau
  • Zendaya

We hope you enjoy your week as you take time out to relax with any or all of the above movies!!

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