Most Popular Feature Films With Country of Origin Nigeria
1. Half of a Yellow Sun (2013)
R | 111 min | Drama, Romance
Sisters Olanna and Kainene return home to 1960s Nigeria, where they soon diverge on different paths. As civil war breaks out, political events loom larger than their differences as they join the fight to establish an independent republic.
Votes: 1,215 | Gross: $0.05M
2. Black November (2012)
95 min | Action, Crime, Drama
Inspired by true events, an oil-rich Nigerian community wages war against an oil corporation to protect their land from being destroyed. Rebels kidnap an American oil executive and demand that his corporation end the destruction.
3. Mother of George (2013)
R | 107 min | Drama
Adenike and Ayodele, a Nigerian couple living in Brooklyn, are having trouble conceiving a child - a problem that defies cultural expectations and leads Adenike to make a shocking decision that could either save or destroy her family.
Votes: 780 | Gross: $0.15M
6. Road to Yesterday (2015)
91 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller
Sometimes when the future of a relationship is Bleck and the hope for tomorrow becomes a prayer, going on a long trip of memories of love, betrayal, pain, unforgiveness and regret into yesterday can clear the path of uncertainty.
9. Fifty (2015)
101 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller
FIFTY captures a few pivotal, days in the lives of four Nigeria women at the pinnacle of their careers. Meet Tola, Elizabeth, Maria and Kate four friends forced at midlife to take inventory... See full summary »
10. Gone Too Far (2013)
88 min | Comedy, Drama
GONE TOO FAR follows two estranged teenage brothers over the course of a single day as they meet for the first time, and struggle to accept each other for who they are. Yemi can't wait for ... See full summary »
11. The CEO (2016)
Five top level staff of a company are selected for a retreat where the new CEO of a global company will be chosen. What starts off as cordial soon goes sour as they attempt to outdo one another to be named The CEO.
13. Black Gold (I) (2011)
One local Niger Delta community's struggle against their own government and a multi-national oil corporation who has plundered their land and destroyed the environment.
14. Oloibiri (2016)
110 min | Action, Thriller
Based on True Events. A story about the 1st oil well drilled in Nigeria and how the impact has affected a small Nigerian Delta Village( Oloibiri) and the lives of those involved.
15. Things Fall Apart (1971)
90 min | Drama
This is the story of Okonkwo, an Ibo man who lives in the village of Umoufia, in Nigeria. It shows the traditions and culture of the Ibo people, while also telling Okonkwo's story.
16. '76 (2016)
118 min | Drama, Romance
The story is told from two points of view: that of a young pregnant woman, and that of her husband, a soldier accused of being involved in the 1976 military coup and assassination of General Murtala Mohammed, the Head-of-State of Nigeria.
17. Miss Teacher (2015)
90 min | Drama
Nwanne is a selfless and compassionate young lady who due to circumstances beyond her control finds finds herself in a coumminity where there is little or no development, Instead of ... See full summary »
22. Okafor's Law (2016)
110 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Chuks (aka Terminator) is an ardent player with the ladies. He enjoys the attention of women, including girlfriends from the past. He believes that once a man has had a woman, he forever ... See full summary »
23. Dry (III) (2015)
107 min | Drama
An inspiring true story of Zara and Halima who find themselves in the same cultural trap regardless of their background,they each struggle to make meaning to their lives...
24. Dinner (III) (2016)
105 min | Drama, Thriller
Mike Okafor is invited by his childhood friend and buddy, Adetunde George Jnr, to have DINNER and spend the weekend with him and his fiancée Lola Coker as they plan for their upcoming ... See full summary »
25. Forgetting June (2013)
FORGETTING JUNE tells the story of a young happily married couple who are seriously in love . Suddenly the wife gets into a fatal accident and the man thinks she is dead. And decides to ... See full summary »
27. The Department (2015)
104 min | Romance, Thriller
She used to live in Lagos, Nigeria and run industrial sabotage for a Nigerian conglomerate until she got married and moved to the suburbs. Now she's a bored housewife and her company wants ... See full summary »
28. Taxi Driver: Oko Ashewo (2015)
Adigun is a 31 year old naive village car mechanic who comes to Lagos for the first time following the sudden death of his father, a man he never truly knew. Adigun comes to Lagos on the ... See full summary »
31. Ijé: The Journey (2010)
107 min | Drama
Unprecedented in scope, "Ijé" tells a tale of Chioma, a child growing up in the Nigerian countryside, who warns her restless sister Anya about the trappings of the American dream. Ten years... See full summary »
33. Rag Tag (2006)
98 min | Drama, Romance
Raymond and Tagbo met when they were eight. Although from radically different worlds - Raymond/Rag is from a single parent West Indian home, while Tagbo/Tag is the only son of middle class ... See full summary »
34. Boxing Day: A Day After Christmas (2016)
114 min | Drama, Family | Completed
Money is not necessarily the key to happiness. It can easily be considered man's worst downfall. Michael Adeyemi was destined to be a billionaire by the age of 35 and with money comes ... See full summary »
35. The Amazing Grace (2006)
100 min | Drama, History
The story of British slave trader John Newton's voyage to West Africa and the events that inspired him to write the world's most popular hymn, Amazing Grace.
36. The Arbitration (II) (2016)
100 min | Drama
An Arbitration panel is constituted to find out the truth when the CEO of a company who has an affair with his employee is being sued and accused of raping her.
37. Bastard Son of a Thousand Fathers (2016)
R | 79 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
A doctor-turned sociopath develops the ultimate, addictive, illegal drug and will stop at nothing to get it in the hands of 'customers'.
38. Iyore (2015)
Iyore (The Return) or as I like to call it "Playing with Reincarnation" is a twisted tale of love transcending from one lifetime to another and growing stronger each time it is reenacted. ... See full summary »
40. B for Boy (2013)
118 min | Drama
B For Boy is a contemporary drama set in Nigeria, about one woman's desperate need for a male child. It explores the discrimination of women in the names of culture and religion.
41. Theory of Conflict (2016)
104 min | Drama | Post-production
When Sudanese "Lost Boy" Mohammed (Mo) Deng is dumped by his girlfriend of fourteen months, the resulting heartache opens up scabs of old wounds he thought had healed in time, in the ten ... See full summary »
44. When Love Happens (2014)
109 min | Romance
A 28 year old event planner feels the clock ticking on her chances of getting married. With a friend getting engaged and being tasked to handle the wedding, she starts on line dating and a ... See full summary »
45. Ezra (I) (2007)
110 min | Drama
Ezra is the first film to give an African perspective on the disturbing phenomenon of abducting child soldiers into the continent's recent civil wars. Ezra is structured around the ... See full summary »
46. Hustlers (2014)
105 min | Drama
A street smart clubowner is frustrated with the daughter whom she trained into hustling men for money, as she deems her to be lacking in the innate hustlers spirit. Mercy Johnson, Clarion ... See full summary »
47. Maami (2011)
93 min | Drama
Based on a Nigerian novel, this story takes place over two days and tells the story about a single mother and her young son, Kashimawo, who are desperately poor. Maami is a kind hearted ... See full summary »
49. Anchor Baby (2010)
95 min | Drama, Thriller
Anchor Baby is a tale of an illegal immigrant couple from Nigeria on a quest to create a better life for their unborn child. Their dream is to have their baby in the United States in order for the baby to become a US citizen.
50. Confusion Na Wa (2013)
105 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
Set in a Nigerian city Confusion Na Wa is a dark comedy about a group of strangers whose fates become intertwined over the course of 24 hours. At the heart of everything is a phone found by... See full summary »