‘La Femme Anjola’ is a neo-noir crime thriller which features Rita Dominic, Chris Iheuwa, and Nonso Bassey as main characters.
Also featuring Femi Jacobs, Mumbi Maina, and Shawn Faqua, ‘La Femme Anjola’ which translates to ‘The Woman Anjola’ in English is written by Tunde Babalola.
The movie takes into consideration themes of Heroism and Villainy which is largely populated by the Film noir genre of Hollywood in the ’40s and ’50s but with a Nigerian twist.
The movie tells the story of Anjola Kalu (Rita Dominic), the wife of night club owner Odera Kalu (Chris Iheuwa) who falls for a young Stockbroker and part-time sax player, Dejare Johnson (Nonso Bassey).
Dejare was engaged to quite a successful, good woman but he wanted more from life. He wanted to explore life to the fullest. His quest gets him entangled in a dangerous romance with Anjola which turns his world upside down.
The story is quite different from the regular Nigerian stories. No time for hanky panky. It was strictly business.
Rita Dominic’s acting prowess remains unbeatable. Just like the proverbial wine that taste better as it ages, Dominic delivered her role to perfection!
Her dangerous but sizzling romance with Dejare was quite convincing, the seduction process well plotted and smartly delivered.
We also love the movie locations, beautiful places to behold; within Nigeria and Cape Town.
The picture quality and continuity commendable too.
With your hands on your chest, you would surely enjoy the plot twist of La Femme Anjola. The suspense was worth the wait.
Although at some point, you might get lost while trying to figure out the direction the movie was heading to.
The concluding part of La Femme Anjola’ was not as many had expected but you all know how we love it as Kemi Filani.
Aside the long duration (2hrs 30mins) of the movie, La Femme Anjola is absolutely recommended!
Gareth Bale has said he is expecting to return to Real Madrid this summer after his one-year loan spell at Tottenham Hotspur ends.
The Welsh winger will still have year left on his £31million-a-year contract with the LaLiga giants at the end of this season.
"There's no distraction for me. I think the main reason I came to Spurs this year was to play football first and foremost.
"Going into the Euros I wanted to be match-fit. The original plan was to do a season at Spurs and after the Euros still have a year left at Real Madrid.
"My plan is to go back - that's as far I have planned," Bale said.
Bale has had...
‘I am still shocked’ Toke Makinwa calls out fire department for coming 20 hours after an emergency call
Media personality Toke Makinwa has publicly called out the emergency fire department after failing to show up at her residence following a fire outbreak.
Expressing displeasure over the country's situation, Toke said the fire department showed up after twenty hours of emergency call with questions on who put off the fire.
According to the media personality, the fire department did not feel any remorse as they requested to come back and teach the household how to use a fire extinguisher.
Sharing her encounter in a post shared on twitter, Toke wrote: Nigeria is jokes man, this is a fucking movie Movie camera. There was a fire at my house last night, thank God it was curtailed, emergency fire department was called guys guess what time they strolled in to...
Big Brother Naija ex-housemate, Nengi has been dragged on Twitter for calling herself 'MIGHTY'.
According to Nengi, she might look small but she is mighty.
In her words;
"I may be small but I’m Mighty…."
Although the tweet looks like a warning for those belittling her capabilities and also as an affirmation, it did not go down well with some of Nengi's followers on the platform. According to some people, the 23 year old was being arrogant with the tweet.
See some of the comments the tweet generated below;
@Iykzmanuelz wrote " @nengiofficial Na diz ur small achievement dey make u loose ur senses abi, U always bragging all the time...