Movies of the week

CRAZY RICH ASIANS

This movie is about a young woman Rachel Chu, who is happy to accompany her longtime boyfriend, Nick, to his best friend’s wedding in Singapore. She’s also surprised to learn that Nick’s family is extremely wealthy and he’s considered one of the country’s most eligible bachelors. Thrust into the spotlight, Rachel must now contend with jealous socialites, quirky relatives and something far, far worse — Nick’s disapproving mother.

STARRING:
Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Kris Aquino, Awkwafina

RUNNING TIME: 120 MINUTES
SHOW TIME: 10:10AM, 12:40PM, 03:00PM, 05:30PM,08:00PM

FROM LAGOS WITH LOVE

Jon Ogah’s character is engaged to Damilola Adegbite’s. But considering Shaffy Bello’s comment, she isn’t pleased about her son’s engagement to an actress. “You want to spend the rest of your life with a woman that has slept with different men all her life until she found you?”
STARRING
Damilola Adegbite, Sharon Ooja Egwurube, Jon Ogah, Nonso Bassey, Shaffi Bello
RUNNING TIME: 85 MINUTES
SHOW TIME: 10:15AM, 03:15PM, 08:40PM

THE WASHERMAN

A seemingly successful vlogger battles with self esteem issues as she desperately searches for true love. In her desperation, she says a prayer and when the answer comes, lets just say it was not what she expected.
STARRING: Ik Ogbonna, Jaywon, Sound Sultan, Bryan Okwara
RUNNING TIME: 105 MINUTES
SHOW TIME: 12:30PM, 07:30PM

THE MEG

A massive creature attacks a deep-sea submersible, leaving it disabled and trapping the crew at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean. With time running out, rescue diver Jonas Taylor must save the crew and the ocean itself from an unimaginable threat — a 75-foot-long prehistoric shark known as the Megalodon.

STARRING: Jason Statham, Ruby Rose, Li Bingbing, Rainn Wilson
RUNNING TIME:115 MINUTES
SHOW TIME: 12:20PM, 06:00PM, 08:40PM

MOMS AT WAR

“Moms at War” is about two mothers who live in the same neighborhood, but hate each other.One felt that the other was a village girl who just got into money and is not fit to be in society with them. But both their kids coincidentally attend the same school and there was a competition that was done for the kids, and both were the top of their class.It comes down to one of them winning the competition and the mothers just go crazy, doing all sort of antics. It’s a story of friendship, sisterhood, and bonding in spite of everything.
STARRING: Omoni Oboli, Funke Akindele, Yul Edochie
RUNNING TIME: 90 MINUTES
SHOW TIME: 05:00PM, 07:00PM, 09:00PM

MILE 22

CIA operative James Silva leads a small but lethal paramilitary team on an urgent and dangerous mission. They must transport a foreign intelligence asset from an American embassy in Southeast Asia to an airfield for extraction — a distance of 22 miles. Silva and the soldiers soon find themselves in a race against time as the city’s military, police and street gangs close in to reclaim the asset.
STARRING: Mark Wahlberg, Ronda Rousey, Peter Berg, Iko Uwais
RUNNING TIME: 95 MINUTES
SHOW TIME: 05:20PM

THE DARKEST MINDS

When teens mysteriously develop powerful new abilities, they are seen as a threat by the government and sent to detainment camps. Sixteen-year-old Ruby soon escapes from her captors and joins other runaways who are seeking a safe haven. Banded together and on the run, they soon combine their collective powers to fight the adults who tried to take away their future.

STARRING: Amandla Stenberg, Harris Dickinson, Mandy Moore, Miya Cech
RUNNING TIME: 105 MINUTES
SHOW TIME: 10:10AM, 12:20PM

CHRISTOPHER ROBIN

Christopher Robin — now a family man living in London — receives a surprise visit from his old childhood pal, Winnie-the-Pooh. With Christopher’s help, Pooh embarks on a journey to find his friends — Tigger, Eeyore, Owl, Piglet, Rabbit, Kanga and Roo. Once reunited, the lovable bear and the gang travel to the big city to help Christopher rediscover the joy of life.

STARRING: Ewan McGregor, Jim Cummings, Hayley Atwell, Brad Garrett
RUNNING TIME: 104 MINUTES
SHOW TIME: 10:00AM

EQUALIZER 2

If you have a problem and there is nowhere else to turn, the mysterious and elusive Robert McCall will deliver the vigilante justice you seek. This time, however, McCall’s past cuts especially close to home when thugs kill Susan Plummer — his best friend and former colleague. Now out for revenge, McCall must take on a crew of highly trained assassins who’ll stop at nothing to destroy him.

STARRING:Denzel Washington, Pedro Pascal, Ashton Sanders, Bill Pullman
RUNNING TIME: 129 MINUTES
SHOW TIME: 02:50PM

(SHOW TIME IS ACCORDING TO FILMHOUSE MOVIE SCHEDULE)