Mimi The Movie centres on old and tiring plot of a spoilt and unyielding rich kid getting sent off to the slum to be able to appreciate wealth by seeing how the other half strives to survive.
Directed by journalist turned filmmaker, Samuel Olatunji, Mimi which stars Bianca Oguwanne as the titular character (the spoilt rich kid that needs to be taught a lesson) also features Ireti Doyle, Ali Baba, Lizzy Jay, Lateef Adedimeji. Afeez Oyetoro, Bimbo Akintola, Deyemi Okanlawon, Toyin Abraham, Jide Kosoko, Ufuoma McDermott, and more.
No doubt star-studded but this was part of the flaw, as majority of the top stars only played minor roles (Waka Pass).
Aside the fact that we are tired of the Rich Spoilt kid in a Ghetto, the movie would have made an impression if the acting was superb.
The scenes were more of cut and join; while trying to understand what could have transpired that led to one situation, another more confusing scene follows.
The speed at which Mimi adjusted to Ghetto life, became a cheer leader, freedom fighter, caring daughter and sibling shocked us all. Within one week, someone that doesn’t know how to lift a pin, could suddenly cook, and do all sorts.
Mimi the movie has just one story line which is focused at making a spoilt rich kid feel the other side of life, aside that, nothing else to intrigue you in the movie.
Poor locations, poor roles interpretations, weak script, boring scenes, Mimi would have done better considering the number of top actors it featured.
Before going to see Mimi; if you really want to, please go with someone or something that would distract you from dozing off.
For Mimi the movie, it is 3/10.
Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, has said Bordeaux winger Samuel Kalu did not have enough family support, while he struggled with a recurring thigh injury this season.
Kalu's season has been disrupted by setbacks, but he has still managed four goals and one assists in 20 league fixtures.
The 23-year-old first picked up the injury in October which kept him out of action for a month. He tried returning to action against Rennes on November 20, but he suffered a relapse a week later and he was on the sidelines until January.
Since January 1, Kalu has suffered the thigh injury three times – February, March and mostly recently as a fortnight ago.
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Super Eagles players' have not been paid bonuses and allowances in full, while goalkeeper trainer Alloy Agu is demanding over 17 months in salary.
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Big Brother Naija ex-housemate, Tacha has addressed the rumours that she is a runs girl.
According to Tacha, lots of people on social media accuse her of being a runs girl and call her different names.
Speaking further, the brand-influencer said that she would like to meet these people accusing her of doing runs because she would like to engage in a physical battle with them.
Tagging these type of people a bastard, the 25-year-old promised to beat up anyone that calls her a runs girl to her face.
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