Top Grossing Nollywood Movies Of 2018
These are the top 10 grossing Nollywood movies of all time.
However, in 2017; most of these films featured as the top grossing Nollywood movies of the year.
This list is not based on the revenues obtained from cinemas both local and foreign, DVD sales and online streaming.
Top Grossing Nollywood Movies Of 2018
1. The Wedding Party 2
The part one of this movie was released in 2016 and part two was released 2017, it was a collaboration between Ebonylife Films, FilmOne, Inkblot Production, Koga Studios, and is directed by Kemi Adetiba.
This Nollywood movie was the top grossing movie in 2017 and the part two made the list of 2018 with the gross of 450 million naira.
2. A Trip to Jamaica
AY Makun was the brain behind this movie, which simply means he was the producer of the movie.
The movie was directed by Robert Peters.
Not only that, the movie featured many stars like Chris Attoh, Funke Akindele, Nse Ikpe Etim and others that are not mentioned.
The movie obtained the gross of 178 milion naira.
3. 30 days in Atlanta
30 Days in Atlanta made the list as the third grossing Nollywood movie.
However, it is a romantic comedy movie written and produced by Ayo Makun. The movie is directed by Robert Peters.
It was the top grossing Nollywood movie in 2015.
30 days in Atlanta features many stars which include Mercy Johnson, Richard Mofe Damijo, Vivica Fox, Ramsey Nouah, and others.
The gross of this movie was 138 million naira as at 2017.
The Nollywood movie was produced by Tope Oshin and directed by Biyi Bamidele.
It features stars which include; Ireti Doyle, Omoni Oboli, Nse Ikppe-Etim, Dakore Akande, and others.
The gross of this EbonyLife film production movie is 94 million naira.
5. ’76 film
The film ’76 is an historical drama which is directed by Izu Ojukwu, produced by Adonaijah Omiriwa.
This Nollywood movie features many stars; the starring include– Rita Dominic, Ramsey Nouah, Chidi Mokeme and Ibinabo Fiberesima.
The production company is Adonis production.
6. Wives on Strike
This Nollywood movie was produced by Omoni Oboli and also directed by him, the movie features many stars; starring are Chioma Chukwuka, Uche Jombo, Ufuoma McDermott, Toyin Aimaku, Kehinde Bankole and others.
The gross is 71.3 million naira and the movie also made the list of the highest grossing nollywood movies in 2017.
7. October 1
This movie really gained the attention of the Nigerians as the title painted the Independence day of Nigeria.
The movie was produced by Kunle Afolayan.
The film features many stars; starring are Kayode Olaiya, Sadiq Daba, Kehinde Bankole, Kanayo O. Kanayo, David Bailie, Fabian Adeoye Lojede, Kunle Afolayan, Nick Rhys, Femi Adebayo, Ibrahim Chatta, Bimbo Manuel, Demola Adedoyin and others.
The film obtained the gross of 60 million naira, it was listed as one of the top 10 highest grossing Nollywood movie in 2017.
8. Half of a Yellow Sun
The Nollywood movie is a 2013 historical film centered on the novel named “Half of a yellow sun”.
The movie was directed by Biyi Bandele featuring many stars Genevieve Nnaji, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Onyeka Onwenu, Thandie Newton, John Boyega and others.
The gross of the movie is 60 million naira.
9. The CEO
This is another Nollywood movie by Kunle Afolayan, “The CEO” is 2016 Nollywood film featuring stars Nico Panagio, Lala Akindoju, Wale Ojo, Angelique Kidjo, Aurelie Eliam, Jimmy Jean Louis, Hilda Dokubo, Peter King and others.
The nollywood movie was screened in Toronto international film festival.
The film obtained the gross of 60 million naira, and it made the list of top 10 grossing Nollywood movie in 2017.
It is amazing that this film is one of the top 10 highest grossing Nollywood film.
However, this film is 2010 Nollywood movie directed by Chineze Anyaene, the movie still maintain its position on the list despite the state of Nollywood film at that time compared to this era where there is improvement in the film industry.
The film features popular stars Genevieve Nnaji, Clem Ohameze, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, Jon Woodward and many more.
The gross of the film is 59.8 million naira.
In conclusion, this is the list of the top grossing Nollywood movie of 2018.
All the movies are listed and arranged based on their grossing, their respective information was gotten from Wikipedia.