Movie reviews in TheLagosReview 2023

Movies transport us through visuals, dialogue and action.

This year, we had some stand-out moments in the Nigerian movie industry which continues to grow and reach new audiences enabled by streaming platforms.

The Black Book and Jagun Jagun made streaming history in Nigeria and of course, we were on hand to engage and analyse.

Here are a few movie moments from our year:

“The Black Book” review: Nigeria’s John Wick left me weak – Otimkpu Achalla

Jagun Jagun

Jade Osiberu’s “Gangs of Lagos” triumphs in spectacle – Jerry Chiemeke

Wild is the Wind

Netflix’s The Strays Leaves you Catatonic – Peju Akande

…And Theatre:

Intriguing Insights into Reincarnation: A review of Cheta Igbokwe’s “Awele” — Nenye Okoye

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