Movie Review

‘Ghana Must Go’ Finds Comic Gold In The Ugly Past

Ghana must go finds comic gold in the ugly past In political and diplomatic terms, the events of 1983 aren’t our country’s finest hour. In an ill-advised and disastrous foreign policy, the Shehu Shagari led government oversaw the mass deportation of at least 1 million Ghanaian citizens living and...

#Nollywood Movie Review Of ‘Once Upon A Time’

Adesuwa (Misola Iyun), a princess, is coaxed by her brother, the king, to get married; so he can assume sole ownership of their joint inheritance. Her husband, draconian Prince Fabian (Wole Ojo) abuses her until she is forced to leave and become a nanny to King Josiah’s (Seun Akindele’s)...

#Nollywood Movie Review Of ‘One Fine Day’

One Fine Day Nina (Bimbo Peters) is scarred by an encounter with a rapist; her subsequent actions embarrass and hurt her parents, Harry and Linda George (Olu Jacobs and Joke Silva) whilst her sister, Tasha (Funke Akindele), is on the verge of losing her fiance, Kunel Ojo (Frederick Leonard),...

#Nollywood Movie Review Of ‘Dark’

Dark It is appalling when people fail to identify their forte, thereby dabbling with jobs they can hardly do. This is the case in Dark, a movie written, produced and directed by Rukky Sanda, in which she also plays the lead female whilst featuring renowned actors like Monalisa Chinda...

#Nollywood Movie Review Of ‘Oxford Gardens’

Oxford Gardens A fabulous film will never fail to resonate with an appreciative audience. Oxford Gardens, another film from Obi Emelonye (The Mirror Boy, Onye Ozi) is indeed his best movie so far. Julius “The Caesar” Okosisi (Ngoli Okafor), a boxer with a chequered life, meets Munachi (Ngozi Igwebike)...

#Nollywood Movie Review Of ‘A Soldier’s Story’

A Soldier’s Story Newly married Major Egan (Tope Tedela) is to compelled by unforeseen circumstances to leave his wife, Lebari (Adesua Etomi) for a peace-keeping mission in a fictional African country, where he is severely wounded and left for dead, but Gina (Linda Ejiofor) runs into him, nursing him...