Must-See Movies for the Week


It's the start of another week and usual, us good folks at Pulse bring you great ways to spend the time. With the bulk of work activities on hold, what better way to ease off the stress of the week than watch a good movie amidst the easy camaraderie that exists in a cinema hall packed full with movie lovers.
With that in mind, check out our list of movies currently showing in cinemas across Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt. So movie lovers, whip out your calendars and get marking for the Pulse movie team is on the prowl!
1. The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies
Genre: Adventure | Fantasy
Starring: Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage
Synopsis: Bilbo and Company are forced to be embraced in a war against an armed flock of combatants and the terrifying Smaug from acquiring a kingdom of treasure and obliterating all of Middle-Earth.
Showing:
Ozone Cinemas
Friday - Thursday - 12:55pm, 3:35pm, 6:15pm, 8:00pm
Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja
Friday - Thursday : 10:30AM, 1:15PM, 6:25PM, 9:10PM
Sunday : 1:15PM, 6:25PM, 9:10PM
Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

Friday & Saturday -  1.25PM, 8.30PM, 11.25PM
Sunday - Thursday :  1.25PM, 8.30PM
Silverbird Cinemas Abuja
Friday - Thursday : 1.10PM, 3.50PM, 6.30PM, 9.10PM
Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt
Wednesday & Thursday : 3:00PM, 5:00PM, 7:30PM
2. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
Genre: Action/Adventure
Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson
Synopsis: Katniss Everdeen is in District 13 after she shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta and a nation moved by her courage.
Showing:
Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja
Friday - Thursday : 1:15PM, 2:30PM, 6:50PM, 9:10PM
Silverbird Cinemas Abuja
Friday - Thursday : 2.20PM, 8.50PM
Ozone Cinemas
Friday - Thursday : 11:50am, 4:10pm
Genesis Deluxe Cinemas
Friday - Thursday : 11.25AM, 2.00PM, 4.35PM, 7.10PM, 9.45PM
Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt
Friday - Thursday - 11:10AM, 1:25PM, 3:45PM, 6:05PM, 8:25PM
3. Horrible Bosses
Genre: Comedy
Starring:  Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis, Charlie Day
Synopsis: Dale, Kurt and Nick decide to start their own business but things don't go as planned because of a slick investor, prompting the trio to pull off a harebrained and misguided kidnapping scheme.
Peep the trailer
Showing:
Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt
Friday - Thursday : 11:00AM, 1:05PM, 3:10PM, 5:15PM, 7:20PM, 9:20PM
Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja
Friday - Thursday : 4:00PM, 6:20PM, 8:30PM
Silverbird Cinemas Abuja
Friday - Thursday : 6.35PM, 8.40PM
Genesis Deluxe
11.10AM, 1.30PM, 6.10PM
Ozone Cinemas
2:05pm, 6:30pm, 9:00pm
4The Boxtrolls
Genre: Animation/Adventure/Comedy
Starring:  Ben Kingsley, Jared Harris, Nick Frost
Synopsis:  A young orphaned boy raised by underground cave-dwelling trash collectors tries to save his friends from an evil exterminator. Based on the children's novel 'Here Be Monsters' by Alan Snow.

Peep the trailer
Showing:
Ozone Cinemas
10:00[Fri-Sun Only], 11:00am
Genesis Deluxe Cinemas
Friday - Thursday : 12.45PM, 2.50PM
Silverbird Cinemas Abuja
Friday - Thursday : 11.20AM, 2.50PM11.20AM, 2.50PM
Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja
Friday - Thursday : 1:10PM, 4:20PM

5. The Prince
Genre: Action/Adventure
Starring:  Jason Patric, Bruce Willis, John Cusack
Synopsis: When his daughter is kidnapped, a retired assassin is drawn back into the life he gave up. To rescue her, he must confront his former rival.
Showing:
Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt
Friday - Thursday : 12:30PM, 2:35PM, 4:25PM, 6:40PM, 8:30PM
Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja
Friday - Thursday : 11:20AM, 6:10PM
Genesis Deluxe
Friday - Thursday : 5.25PM, 9.50PM
Ozone Cinemas
4:25pm, 8:55pm
6.  Penguins Of Madagascar
Genre: Action/ Adventure
Starring: 
Synopsis: Super spy teams aren't born...they're hatched. Discover the secrets of the greatest and most hilarious covert birds in the global espionage biz: Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private
Peep the trailer
Showing:
Ozone Cinemas
11:25am, 1:10pm
Genesis Deluxe
Friday - Thursday : 10.40AM, 3.20PM( except Saturday & Sunday)
Saturday & Sunday : 10.40AM, 3.20PM, 4.55PM
Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja
Friday - Thursday : 12:30PM
Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt
Friday - Thursday : 11:05AM, 12:55PM, 2:40PM, 4:30PM
7.  Head Gone
Genre: Drama
Starring : Wale Ojo, Yomi Obileye, Akpororo,  Ali Baba, Basket mouth, 2face idibia.
Synopsis: The movie, which is a comedy, is centred on a busload of patients being conveyed to a mental institution, whose paths cross with unsuspecting people along the way and culminates in a string of hilariously unfortunate events.
Showing:
Ozone Cinemas
3:00pm, 6:00pm
Genesis Deluxe Cinemas
Friday - Thursday : 3.50PM, 7.30PM

8A Walk Among the Tombstones
Genre: Drama
Synopsis - Private investigator Matthew Scudder is hired by a drug kingpin to find out who kidnapped and murdered his wife.
Starring - Liam Neeson, Maurice Compte, Patrick McDade, Luciano Acuna Jr.
Showing
Genesis Deluxe
Friday - Thursday : 4.55PM
9Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Genre: Action/Adventure
Synopsis - When a kingpin threatens New York City, a news reporter find a quad of mutants which makes an alliance to unravel Shredder's plan as the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
Starring - Megan Fox, Will Arnett, William Fichtner
Showing
Ozone Cinemas
10:00am[Mon-Thur Only]
10. Dumb and Dumber 2
Genre: Comedy
Starring: Jim Carrey, Jeff Daniels, Rob Riggle
Synopsis:  20 years since their first adventure, Harry finds out he has a daughter who was adopted. Lloyd and Harry try to find Harry's adopted daughter.
Showing:
Genesis Deluxe Cinemas
Friday - Thursday :   1.45PM, 6.30PM
11: Big Hero 6
Genre: Animation | Action | Comedy
Starring : Jamie Chung, Damon Wayans Jr., Genesis Rodriguez
Synopsis: The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes
Showing:
Genesis Deluxe Cinemas
Friday - Thursday : 10.50AM, 3.20PM
Siverbird Cinemas Ikeja
Friday - Thursday : 10:30AM, 2:20PM ( Except Sunday )
Sunday : 2:20PM
Ozone Cinemas
Friday - Thursday : 10:30am, 12:30pm
12.  Invasion 1897
Genre: Nollywood
Starring:  Mike Omoregbe, Rudolph Walker, Chucky Venn
Synopsis: Invasion 1897 is an epic film based on the invasion of the Benin Kingdom by the British Empire in 1897 and looting the priceless ancient artifacts of the Benin kingdom, including the famous commemorative head and pendant of ivory mask representing Queen Idia (from court of Benin, 16th century) who was the mother of Esigie, the Oba of Benin who ruled from 1504 to 1550.
Peep the trailer
Showing:
Genesis Deluxe Cinemas
Friday - Thursday :  12.00PM, 4.15PM
Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja
Friday - Thursday : 10:35AM, 3:00PM, 8:00PM
Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt
Friday - Thursday : 11:50AM, 2:00PM, 4:10PM, 6:20PM, 8:30PM
Silverbird Cinemas Abuja
Friday - Thursday : 12.20PM, 4.40PM
Ozone Cinemas
Friday - Thursday : 2:30pm
13: 30 Days in Atlanta
Genre: Comedy
Starring: Ayo Makun, Vivica A. Fox, Lynn Whitfield, Richard Mofe Damijo, Desmond Elliot, Ramsey Noah
Synopsis: Akpos In Atlanta is an adventurous love story – spiced with lots of action and hilarious moments. This a-laugh-a-minute story has been fully researched and well written. It paints, in beautiful colours, the hugely popular (and social media trending) Akpos character which was created from the AYShow’s Who Wants To Be A Billionaire hilarious skits.
Showing:
Genesis Deluxe Cinemas
Friday & Saturday :  2.05PM, 6.20PM, 7.15PM, 8.30PM, 10.45PM
Sunday - Thursday : 2.05PM, 6.20PM, 7.15PM, 8.30PM
Ozone Cinemas
5:00pm, 7:05pm, 8:35pm
Silverbird Cinemas Abuja
Friday - Thursday : 12.50PM, 6.40PM
Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja
Friday - Thursday : 5:05PM, 7:10PM, 9:15PM
SIlverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt
Friday - Thursday : 4:00PM, 6:20PM, 8:30PM
14. What If
Genre: Romance
Synopsis - Wallace, who is burned out from a string of failed relationships, forms an instant bond with Chantry, who lives with her longtime boyfriend. Together, they puzzle out what it means if your best friend is also the love of your life.
Starring - Daniel Radcliffe, Zoe Kazan, Megan Park
Showing
Silverbird Cinemas Abuja
Friday - Thursday : 4.40PM
Silverbird Cinemas Ikeja
Friday - Thursday : 12:35PM, 4:55PM
15. A Place in the Stars
Genre: Suspense
Starring: Segun Arinze, Femi Branch, Gideon Okeke, Matilda Obaseki, Yemi Blaq.
Synopsis: Kim Dakim (Gideon Okeke), a young lawyer gets a client with a case that leaves him conflicted. He has information that can save many lives if he passes it on, but he also stands to make millions if he doesn’t. In a very corrupt country where everyone loves money and no one cares how you make it, Kim sees this as his chance to make it big.
Showing
Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt
Friday - Thursday : 11:30AM, 1:50PM
16 : A Most Wanted Man
Genre: Action/Adventure
Starring: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rachel McAdams, Daniel Brühl.
Synopsis: A Chechen Muslim illegally immigrates to Hamburg, where he gets caught in the international war on terror.
Showing:
Silverbird Cinemas Port Harcourt
Friday - Thursday : 6:15PM, 8:25PM
Genesis Deluxe Cinemas
Friday -Thursday : 9.30PM