In the space of 11 months over 50 movies have been released in the Nollywood industry gathering a total number of 72.8 billion views according to boxoffice.io. The industry is filled with great talents making great movies, here are 13 Nollywood movies to watch before 2020 ends.
Nollywood Movies to Watch before 2020 Ends
1. Fate of Alakada
Fate of Alakada was released on the 12th of April 2020 and grossed over 30 million Naira in 4 days despite restrictions as a result of the pandemic. This Nollywood movie was written by Yakubu Olawale and Ozoioma Ogbaji.
It featured star actress, Toyin Abraham, among others like Broda Shaggi Odunlade Adekola and celebrities like davido and Peruzzi.
The story tales around living a fake life in the city of Lagos which is focused on social media and Nigerian pop culture.
Citation was released on October 31st, 2020, and was distributed on Netflix and featured Nigeria billionaire, Femi Otedola’s daughter Temi Otedola. The movie was directed by Kunle Afolayan and directed by Tunde Babalola.
The movie revolves around the emotional sphere of a student who was raped by a professor and summoned the boldness and courage to report to the school authority.
3. Who’s The Boss
Who’s The Boss was released on the 28th of February 2020 and was produced and written by Chinaza Onuzo. It featured popular actress Funke Akindele Bello. Funny enough the movie was directed by her.
It’s a romantic comedy movie centered around a young lady who works as an executive in an advertisement agency and started her own side hustle by creating her own agency while trying to hide it from her boss.
Ratnik is Nigeria’s first apocalyptic science fiction movie centered released on the 1st of December 2020 and was produced by Dimeji Ajibola. The movie was awarded by Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Visual Effects.
A sci-fi movie going back to the early days of world war III after a weaponized chemical substance was released and army troops are set to rescue the city.
If you are an action movie lover, this is definitely among the latest Hollywood movies to watch before 2020 ends.
5. Omo Ghetto
Yet another from Nollywood movie producer Funke Akindele as she releases Omo Ghetto a comedy-centric movie based on the diary of what a rural lifestyle seems like.
She played a major role in the movie and it was produced by Scene one productions, the movie had taken over The Wedding Party by 50 million in sales and movie boxes making it the highest-grossing Nollywood movie of all time.