Movie Review

Let’s Talk Elements: Breaded Life

What happens when life wants to humble you? For our main character Sunmi, it kicks you out of your comfort zone like a common criminal. Directed by Biodun Stephen and scripted as a sequel to the 2016 rom-com Picture Perfect, "Breaded Life" depicts the cliche...

Let’s Talk Elements: The Man Of God

When the trailer of The Man of God was released, we anticipated the movie date on Netflix, especially since it was directed by Bolanle Austen-Peters, a renowned movie director in Nigeria. Spoiler alert! The Man of God is a movie focused on Christianity, family and morals. The...

Let’s Talk Elements: For Maria Ebun Pataki

Let’s Talk Elements: For Maria Ebun Pataki

At a time when women are opening up and being outspoken about various reproductive issues and challenges, there was no better time for Netflix to release this movie than when it did. Although a 2020 production directed by Damilola Orimogunje, Netflix brought it into the...

Let's Talk Elements: The Harder They Fall

Let’s Talk Elements: The Harder They Fall

The movie is a black western film that tells a version of history, using liberty of style, artistic finesse, and cleverness. While some of the characters represented real-life personalities known as the black cowboys of the 19th century, the movie itself is nothing but fictional...

Let’s Talk Elements: King of Boys Series

Let’s Talk Elements: King of Boys Series

After a successful debut in 2018, King of Boys returned on the heels of buzzing social media anticipation, breaking through the “sophomore curse” in a seven-episode series.  The sequel colours the life of a popular political socialite, daredevil mastermind and underworld leader – Eniola Salami...

AYINLA: FILM REVIEW

Let’s Talk Elements: Àyìnlá

Sometimes, real life is more entertaining and inspiring than fiction –  a fact echoed by Àyìnlá. The movie is a biopic of a famed musician and one of the pioneers of Apala music,  Ayinla Omowura, alias, Egunmogaji. With every scene came an astounding revelation of...

Movie Review - The Prophetess

Let’s Talk Elements: The Prophetess

In a country where over 60 million of its population are involved in sports betting, it is fascinating to see a movie that explores what goes on behind the scene in the lives of those who bet and those who run the betting companies. Interwoven...