Movies showing this week at cinemas in Owerri


It’s a new week!!! And we’ve got an interesting line up of movies for you.

About six new movies are showing this week, so don’t miss. Give yourself a treat, connect with new people and make fresh memories at the cinemas.

The movies below are all showing at Genesis cinemas, Owerri Mall. Enjoy!!!


100 mins

Genre: Action, Thriller

Rating: 18

Starring: Nicholas Hoult, Felicity Jones, Anthony Hopkins

Synopsis: An American backpacker gets involved with a ring of drug smugglers as their driver, though he winds up on the run from his employers across Cologne high-speed Autobahn.

Daily: 12:50 PM, 2:50 PM, 7:00 PM


135 mins

Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

Rating: TBC

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Dafne Keen

Synopsis: In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hide out on the Mexican border. But Logan’s attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are up-ended when a young mutant arrives, being pursued by dark forces.

1st – 2nd March (Wed & Thu): 6:30 PM


90 mins

Genre: Comedy

Rating: PG

Starring: AY Makun, Nadia Buari, Emma Nyra, Evan King, Anita Chris

Synopsis: An exuberant, adventurous young, white American man in search of a job lands himself a driver’s job of transporting African films stars coming to America for an award show in this extremely funny comedy.

Fri – Tue: 11:30 AM, 4:50 PM, 6:30 PM

Wed & Thu: 11:30 AM, 4:50 PM


130 mins

Genre: Biography, Drama, History

Rating: PG

Starring: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe

Synopsis: The story of a team of African-American women mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the US space program.

Daily: 1:25 PM, 4:00 PM


100 mins

Genre: Drama/Romance/Comedy

Rating: 15

Starring: Majid Michel, Hafiz “Saka” Oyetoro, Mercy Johnson Okojie

Synopsis: Light Will Come tells the story of Lukas (Hafiz Oyetoro) a bumbling and comical personal assistant to his chronic bachelor boss Raymond (Majid Michel). Raymond’s parents have mandated him to get married and the desperate search together with Lukas to find the ideal wife his elite parents would approve of repeatedly goes wrong. Time’s running out on Raymond and he secretly engages the services of an escort agency who presents Jessica (Nuella Njubigbo Chikere) to pose before his parents as his fiancée but a fall out shatters the plan.

Daily: 2:00 PM, 6:50 PM


100 mins

Genre: Drama/Suspense

Rating: 18

Starring: Bisola Aiyeola, Omowunmi Dada, Timini Egbuson, Keira Hewatch, and Emem Ufot.

Synopsis: Something Wicked” is the story of a widow (Hauwa), whose recently orphaned nephew Abel, moves into her home from the violence riddled Northern Nigeria, after the murder of his parents. Abel has a difficult time fitting into his new family, whilst Hauwa struggles with the challenges of balancing a failing business and single parenthood. This family’s bond is tested when they are thrown in a life threatening situation and we see how easily misunderstandings lead to misconceptions and premonitions are sometimes the only warning we get, in this game of life and death.

Fri & Mon – Thu: 4:25 PM, 8:50 PM

Sat & Sun: 8:50 PM


100 mins

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure

Rating: G

Starring: Jenny Slate, Ralph Fiennes, Channing Tatum

Synopsis: Bruce Wayne must not only deal with the criminals of Gotham City, but also the responsibility of raising a boy he adopted.

Sat & Sun: 4:25 PM


100 mins

Genre: Romance/Drama

Rating: 12

Starring: Enyinna Nwigwe, IK Ogbonna, Nancy Isime, Bayray Mc Nwizu, Keppy Ekpeyong, Shaffy Bello andDaniel Lloyd.

Synopsis: The movie was directed by Desmond Elliot (who also plays a role in the movie) and tells the story of a young lady who hires a man to pose as her fiancé at a family event, after her younger sister’s engagement.

Fri – Tue:12:00 PM, 8:30 PM

Wed & Thu: 12:00 PM


100 mins

Genre: Comedy and Romance

Rating: 12A

Starring: Richard Mofe-Damijo, Sola Sobowale, Alibaba, Iretiola Doyle, Banky W, and Adesua Etomi

Synopsis: Our love birds just want to tie the knot in peace, but will true love stand even the most chaotic of wedding celebrations?

Daily: 8:50 PM


125 mins

Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport

Rating: PG

Starring: Madina Nalwanga, David Oyelowo, Lupita Nyong’o

Synopsis: A Ugandan girl sees her world rapidly change after being introduced to the game of chess.

Daily: 10:30 AM