When Covid-19 struck, one of the industries that was most affected was the cinema industry. Temporary lockdown with tight measures saw the gates of the cinema shut for 16 months.
'Matrix The Resurrections', 'Sing 2', ' The King’s Man', other movies to watch this X'mas
Every movie lover in Ghana would attest to the fact that the best place to be every single day is the Silverbird Cinemas.
A 16-months period that seemed endless and infinite. When concerned parties decided to launch the social media campaign: #Openthecinemasnow, not only did it prove successful, it came at the right time.
Silverbird Cinemas reopened in June, 2021 and have been nothing but a haven for movie lovers. Blockbuster after blockbuster, Silverbird Cinemas have been nothing but a phenomenal space for entertainment and distressing for individuals, agencies and bodies alike.
With great premieres of both local and international content, patrons have experienced nothing less than a thrilling and holistic cinema experience and also great products from their concession.
The recovery process was gradual but has proven to be very successful. Every month came with a blockbuster and December has proven to be the most packed.
Every single day in the month of December has brought nothing but joy to the cinema goer. Pre-screening and premiere of Spider-Man: No Way Home has seen a whooping assembling of over 8,000 Marvel fans at their Accra Mall and West Hills Mall branches. A bliss weekend of pure entertainment and fun and the month of December promises more.
Imagine being hit with a super menu at your favorite eatery and you have to choose between not two nor three but 4 super combo deals. Yes! 4 super movies are showing this weekend at Silverbird Cinemas, west Hills Mall and Accra Mall (December 24, 2021).
Below is the list of movies to anticipate:
1. Sing 2 – when Sing was first introduced to the world of movie lovers, it almost seemed impossible to categorize it using an age factor. The animation appealed to people of all ages and is set to return in a bigger fashion.
Synopsis: Can-do koala Buster Moon and his all-star cast of animal performers prepare to launch a dazzling stage extravaganza in the glittering entertainment capital of the world. There's just one hitch -- he has to find and persuade the world's most reclusive rock star to join them. What begins as Buster's dream of big-time success soon becomes an emotional reminder of the power of music to heal even the most broken heart.
2. Matrix The Resurrections – Choose a pill and let your instincts guide you in the Matrix. It is back and bigger than ever.
Synopsis: To find out if his reality is a physical or mental construct, Mr. Anderson, aka Neo, will have to choose to follow the white rabbit once more. If he's learned anything, it's that choice, while an illusion, is still the only way out of -- or into -- the Matrix. Neo already knows what he has to do, but what he doesn't yet know is that the Matrix is stronger, more secure and far more dangerous than ever before.
3. The King’s Man: It has never been a dull moment with Kingsman and a bigger and better version of it is set to thrill the world. The King’s Man promises to be a source of absolute entertainment.
Synopsis: One man must race against time to stop history's worst tyrants and criminal masterminds as they get together to plot a war that could wipe out millions of people and destroy humanity.
4. Savannah - Savannah is a fictional film embedded with facts that touch on the effects of the societal issue of FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION (FGM; a societal menace which is supposed to be an outlawed practice of the past but which some people will rather perish than completely erase the memory of.
The movie was filmed in the Northern Region (Tamale)of Ghana and witnessed the introduction of great performance from both northern regional actors and seasonal actors from the capital, Accra.
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