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.
10: THE LOST HEIR
CAST: Saidi Balogun, Jude Chukwuka, Rita Edward, Rotimi Salami, Eno Ebenezer, Lord Frank, Gloria Mba, Tessy Oshikominu, Tessy Brown,
SYNOPSIS: Evil must dance whenever Justice plays the tune called karma. So proves the story of Juwon, the lost heir.
DIRECTOR: Muyiwa Aluko
9: EXPIRED MAIDEN
CAST: Diewait Ikpechukwu, Ebele Okaro Onyiuke, Jennifer Okoli, Tana Egbo-Adelana, Lily Stan Igboanugo, Paschaline Alex
SYNOPSIS: A maiden’s love and loyalty were severly tested as she spent the bloom of her youth waiting on the man she loves. Providence, however, is orchestrating a slightly different outcome from the one she envisions.
8: IN EVERY WAY
CAST: Frederick Leonard, Lota Chukwu, Emem Ufot, Maureen Akpoko, Paschaline Alex,
SYNOPSIS: A secretary who works for a self-cantered boss must try and find the fine line between her duties as his secretary and the feelings she’s developed for him.
DIRECTOR: Eneaji Chris Eneng
7: DEAR MUMMY B
CAST: Ada Ameh , Ijeoma Grace Agu , Keppy Ekpenyong, Uche Aninye
SYNOPSIS: An elderly restaurant owner becomes an overnight internet sensation when her daughter uploads a video of her on YouTube. Her new status brings wealth, fame and the attention of men which threatens the relationship between mother and daughter.
DIRECTOR; Tope Oshin
CAST: Charles Uwagbai, Ebele Okaro Onyiuke, Mary Remmy Njoku, Ben Lugo Touitou, Frances Ikoroha, Jane Obi, Emeka Madu, Uzo Umeh, Charity Onah, Sasha Nkechi
SYNOPSIS: A young prince falls in love with a presumed accursed maiden who’s blamed for killing her suitors. He attempts to unravel the mystery but must first get his mother’s approval.
DIRECTOR: Charles Uwagbai
CAST: Mama G. (Patience Ozokwor), Ben Lugo Touitou, Mary Igwe, Chinenye Uyanna, Nicholas Frank, Lily Stan Igboanugo, Charity Awoke, Uzo Umeh, Maryann Ugwu, Dino Ndubueze, Charity Onah
SYNOPSIS: Akunne, a hardworking and resilent girl, saddle with the burden to pay off her father’s debt, meets a helper who masks his identity.
4: THE VILLAGE
CAST: Cassandra Odita, Emma Ayalogu, Eddie Watson, Alex Ayalogu, Rekiya Yusuf
SYNOPSIS: An old family rivarly over a land dispute becomes a hindrance between John and Olanna’s union. But an act of love in the face of danger might put an end to the dispute.
3: LOVE IN SIGHT LIKE OR LIKE?
CAST: Uche Ogbodo, Cassandra Odita, Chelsea Eze, Emem Ufot and Jimmy Odukoya
SYNOPSIS: A blind village girl goes out of her way to save the life of a stranger whom she unexpectedly falls for
DIRECTOR: Eneaji Chris Eneng
2: TRIALS OF MA’PE
CAST: Mary Remmy Njoku, Charles Uti Nwachukwu, Marcathy Nonwani, Pete Edochie, Frances Ikoroha, Charity Awoke, Sambasa Nzeribe
SYNOPSIS: The stereotypical ill treatment of barren women in african societies leads a young man to consider obliging his wife’s request to take a second wife. He was given a peek into a similar story from the past to educate him of the likely outcome of that action.
1: EHI’S BITTERS
CAST: Enado Odigie, Deyemi Okanlawon, Debby Felix, Fathia Williams, Joshua Richard, Tomiwa Tegbe, Biodun Stephen,
SYNOPSIS: It is said that time changes yesterday and heals wounds, but can this be true of Soje? Can she find order out of chaos?
DIRECTOR: Biodun Stephen