Black november movie review

Black November CUTS IT, but does it CUT IN?

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Seeing that Black November appears cut out for a more international audience (many American characters), the director probably deemed it fit to include a fact-file at the movie’s introduction. The catch? A probably intended shocker: how 90% of Nigerians live on less than $2 a day; and how the continuous oil spills make Nigeria the most environmentally devastated land in […]

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THE CEO MOVIE MANAGES TO LEAVE A HUGE MESS (SPOILER ALERT)

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This film-maker is known to be a twists master to many of his Nigerian viewers, because he has always somehow managed to turn a perfectly decent scenario into something exciting and tension-filled. This brilliance in story conception and planning might be good enough for Nigerians so far, however, I think it’s time to break the ice, so that the upcoming […]

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A SCREENWRITER SHOULD CARE MORE

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As a newbie screenwriter, I thought I’d run into trouble needing to describe the slightest details: the precise dress combination each character has to wear at a given location or period of time, the exact sequence of body reactions to a certain fortunate or unfortunate occurrence, the kind of music to be played in that melancholic or nostalgic mood, and […]