An annual end of the year IrokoTv tradition, an IrokoTv’s top 20 movies of 2018 list has been released by the popular indigenous movie streaming platform. These movies are officially the best performing movies on the streaming platform for the year. The movies on IrokoTv’s top 20 movies of 2018 are selected based on audience reviews and ratings.
These are the movies that made up IrokoTv’s top 20 movies of 2018 list.
20. THICK SKINNED
CAST: Empress Njamah, Tamara Eteimo, Stan Nze, Frederick Leonard
SYNOPSIS: A young married woman suffering from abuse and unwilling to be helped meets another man whose mother had suffered the same.
DIRECTOR: Billion Obi
CAST: Chioma ‘Chigul’ Omeruah, Linda Ejiofor, Bethel ‘Senator’ Njoku, Stanley ‘Funnybone’ Chibumma, Joke Silva, Saeed Mohammed, Gbenga Titiloye
SYNOPSIS: The movie follows Fred, who
After selling a painting willed to him by his wealthy uncle, Fred tries to retrieve the painting when he finds out there is a fortune behind the painting.
DIRECTOR: Muyiwa Aluko
18: ALL SHADES OF WRONG
CAST: Femi Jacobs, Bimbo Ademoye, Funmi Eko, Bolaji Ogunmola, Eno Ebenezer, Ore Badmus, Banjo Simisola, Tiwa Oladigbo, Chris Biyibi,
SYNOPSIS: A young lady desires a better future, so she leaves the village only to find her herself in a terrible situation.
DIRECTOR: Biodun Stephen
17: SEX AND LOVE
CAST: Ruth Kadiri, Eddie Watson, Lisa Onu, Onyi Alex
SYNOPSIS: “Sex and Love” begins with two brothers quarreling over the affection of a woman that has tried to play them both. When the elder brother reveals his lack of interest in love and how he thinks falling in love is a scam, the younger brother decides to invite women to win the affection of his stone-hearted brother.
DIRECTOR: Ruth Kadiri
CAST: Starring: Yemi Solade, Bolaji Ogunmola, Rita Edward, Efe Irele, Imoikor Joseph, Efa Iwara, Ibrahim Onimisi-Suleiman, Kolade Shasi, Ayo Umoh, Stella Samugana, Benedicta Gbemudu
SYNOPSIS: Once upon a time, in a beautiful ancient kingdom, a reluctant prince organises a royal ball in order to select a wife. The events which follow bring to fore the age- long lessons on the benefits of humilty, love and empathy.
15: TOUGH LOVE
CAST: Vivian Metchie, Joshua Richard, Bolaji Ogunmola, Biodun Stephen, Tomiwa Sage, Blessing Jessica Obasi,
SYNOPSIS: After reason and therapy fails, a worried mother takes an unconventional approach to set straight a recalcitrant child and keep him off substance abuse
DIRECTOR: Biodun Stephen
CAST: Eddie Watson, Vivian Pius, Uche Ebere, Mike Durueke
SYNOPSIS: A village gossip finds herself in a helpless situation, as her gossips implicates and causes harm to everyone she meets.
DIRECTOR: Okey Ifeanyi
13: NEVER YOURS
CAST: Racheal Okonkwo, Ego Nworji, Jennifer Okoli, Jane Obi, Okey Uzoeshi, Nkechi Nnaji, Lily Stan Igboanugo, Emeka Madu, Charity Awoke, Uzo Umeh
SYNOPSIS: Ogechi, faithfully and utterly comitted to Chike, finds her love is reciprocated with contempt and disgust.
DIRECTOR: Charles Uwagbai
CAST: Seun Akindele, Bimbo Ademoye, Emem Ufot, Matilda Obaseki Mozia, Etinosa Idemudia, Raquel Anthony,
SYNOPSIS: A delay to wed proved costly, as a once perfect relationship falls apart leading to series of poor decisions.
DIRECTOR: Sobe Charles
11: THRONE OF TERROR
CAST: Ngozi Ezeonu, Zubby Michael, Ugezu J. Ugezu, Sam Obiagu, Uju Okoli, Amaechi Anaekwe
SYNOPSIS: A vicious princess roams and harasses her father’s kingdom. Will their loyal subjects put up with this behavior for much longer?