Sunday, December 18, 2011

Top 10 Movies Of The Month @ Genesis Deluxe Cinemas

The following are the top ten movies showing now at Genesis Deluxe Cinemas at The Palms on Victoria Island, Lagos.

FRI 16 DEC - THURS 22 DEC 2011

1. Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows

Genre: Action | Adventure | Crime
Starring:Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law and Jared Harris

Running Time: 2hr 10mins
Fri & Sat: 10.10am, 12.45pm, 3.20pm, 5.55pm, 8.30pm, 11.05pm
Sun - Thur: 10.10am, 12.45pm, 3.20pm, 5.55p, 8.30pm

Sherlock Holmes and his sidekick Dr. Watson join forces to outwit and bring down their fiercest adversary, Professor Moriarty.

2. Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chip-Wrecked

Genre: Animation | Comedy | Family
Starring:Justin Long, Matthew Gray Gubler and Jesse McCartney

Running Time: 1hr 40mins
Fri- Thur: 10.00am, 11.50am, 1.40pm, 3.30pm, 5.20pm

Playing around while aboard a cruise ship, the Chipmunks and Chipettes accidentally go overboard and end up marooned in a tropical paradise. They discover their new turf is not as deserted as it seems

3. Puss in Boots

Genre: Adventure | Animation | Comedy
Starring:Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek and Zach Galifianakis

Running Time: 1hr 30mins
Fri - Thur: 10.30am, 12.35pm, 2.40pm, 4.45pm, 7.00pm

A story about the events leading up to the sword fighting cat's meeting with Shrek and his friends.

4. Changing Faces

Genre: Drama
Starring:Franca Alex Lopez, Elizabeth Rainbow and Ngozi Elumelu

Running Time: 1hr 40mins
Fri & Sat: 8.50pm, 10.45pm
Sun - Thur: 8.50pm

Young reporter, Lola and Architecture whiz kid Dale, are the antithesis of each other; she is fun loving, free spirited and lively while Dale is conservative and a reserved workaholic. However, their paths still manage to cross at an Architectural conference in a beautiful hill top hotel.

5. The Three Musketeers

Genre: Action | Adventure | Romance
Starring:Logan Lerman, Matthew Macfadyen and Ray Stevenson

Running Time: 1hr 40mins
Fri & Sat: 12.25pm, 2.40pm, 4.55pm, 7.10pm, 9.25pm, 11.40pm
Sun- Thur: 12.25pm, 2.40pm, 4.55pm, 7.10pm, 9.25pm

The hot-headed young D'Artagnan along with three former legendary but now down on their luck Musketeers must unite and defeat a beautiful double agent and her villainous employer from seizing the French throne and engulfing Europe in war.

6. The Muppets

Genre: Comedy | Family | Musical
Starring:Amy Adams, Jason Segel and Chris Cooper

Running Time: 1hr 43mins
Fri & Sat: 11.00am, 12.55pm, 2.50pm
Sun: 12.55pm, 2.50pm
Mon- Thur: 11.00am, 12.55pm, 2.50pm

With the help of three fans, The Muppets must reunite to save their old theater from a greedy oil tycoon.

7. New Year's Eve

Genre: Comedy | Romance
Starring:Sarah Jessica Parker, Jessica Biel and Ashton Kutcher

Running Time: 1hr 40mins
Fri & Sat: 3.10pm, 5.35pm, 8.00pm, 10.25pm
Sun- Thur: 3.10pm, 5.35pm, 8.00pm

The lives of several couples and singles in New York intertwine over the course of New Year's Eve.

8. The Help

Genre: Drama
Starring:Emma Stone, Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer

Running Time: 2hr 7mins
Fri & Sat: 7.15pm, 9.55pm
Sun - Thur: 7.15pm

An aspiring author during the civil rights movement of the 1960's decides to write a book detailing the African-American maid's point of view on the white families for which they work, and the hardships they go through on a daily basis.

9. Real Steel

Genre: Action | Drama | Sci-Fi
Starring:Hugh Jackman, Evangeline Lilly and Dakota Goyo

Running Time: 2hr 7mins
Fri & Sat: 6.50pm, 9.20pm
Sun- Thur: 6.50pm

Set in the near future, where robot boxing is a top sport, a struggling promoter feels he's found a champion in a discarded robot. During his hopeful rise to the top, he discovers he has an 11-year-old son who wants to know his father.

10. Arthur Christmas

Genre: Animation | Comedy | Drama
Starring:James McAvoy, Jim Broadbent and Bill Nighy

Running Time: 1hr 37mins
Fri - Thur: 11.00am, 1.05pm

On Christmas night at the North Pole, Santa's youngest son looks to use his father's high-tech operation for an urgent mission.

~ By Ekenyerengozi Michael Chima of Screen Naija Open Air Cinema Festival.

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