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Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by Nobody: 4:10pm On Apr 21, 2015
The following are the highest-grossing Nigerian films of all time in Nigeria cinemas.

Revenues from special screenings, DVD sales, online streaming and theatrical screenings "outside of Nigeria" are excluded from this gross total.
Films before the year 2000 are also excluded from this list as their gross totals have not been inflation adjusted.

NB: The amount stipulated is in Naira.

1) 30 Days In Atlanta

Year released~ 2014,
Domestic gross~ 137,200,000
Director ~Robert Peters




2) Half Of A Yellow Sun

Year released~ 2013
Domestic gross ~60,000,000
Director ~ Biyi Bandele



3) October 1

Year Released ~2014
Domestic gross~60, 000, 000
Director~Kunle Afolayan



4) IJE

Year released~2010
Domestic gross~59, 800, 000 Director~Chineze Anyaene



5) Last Flight To Abuja

Year released~2012
Domestic gross~ 57,050,000
Director~ Obi Emelonye



6) The Return of Jenifa

Year released~ 2012
Domestic gross~35, 000, 000
Director~ Muhydeen Ayinde



7) The Figurine

Year released ~2009
Domestic gross~30, 000, 000 Director~Kunle Afolayan



8 Flower Girl
Year released~2013
Domestic gross~29,763,800
Director~ Michelle Bello



9) Weekend Getaway

Year released~2012
Domestic gross~22,895,200
Director ~Desmond Elliot

[img]http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-f9Va0zwGICA/UT9FbtUaXII/AAAAAAAAD4U/3c1EItK0TCI/s1600/Weekend+Getaway3.jpg[/img]

10) Phone Swap

Year released~2012
Domestic gross~20,713,500
Director~Kunle Afolayan



11) Anchor Baby

Year released~2010
Domestic gross~18, 000, 000
Director~Lonzo Nzekwe



12) The Mirror Boy

Year Released~2011
Domestic gross~18, 000, 000
Director~ Obi Emelonye

[img]http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcS6ii8CRsC4tjNDcfyBUY6huQ2Dh1J37QVHGavpn9MLqnGi5nAoXSdi3_KCLw[/img]

13) House of Gold

Year released~2013
Domestic gross~15,454,400
Director~ Pascal Amanfo



14) Maami

Year released ~2011
Domestic gross~11,928,600
Director~ Tunde Kelani

[img]http://www.mainframemovies.tv/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/maami-new-poster2.jpg[/img]

15) Contract

Year released ~2012
Domestic gross~11,447,600
Director~Shirley Frimpong-Manso



16) In The Cupboard

Year Released~2012
Domestic gross~10,501,300
Director ~Desmond Elliot

[img]http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-1rolb4dzOe4/UT9E90W-6WI/AAAAAAAAD3k/9v_dXjN3yqk/s1600/IN+THE+CUPBOARD33.jpg[/img]

17) Through the Glass

Year Released~2008
Domestic gross~10,000,000
Director~ Stephanie Okereke



18) Married but Living Single

Year released ~2010
Domestic gross~9,900,000
Director~Tunde Olaoye19



19) Mr and Mrs

Year released ~2012
Domestic gross~ 6,050,000
Director~Ikechukwu Onyeka



20) Irapada

Year released~2006
Domestic gross~5,000,000
Director~Kunle Afolayan

[img]http://t1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQ2S9TqXDUgJVoczu79h03J3o3xE8Vf3SA2qXv15VzJobHFKk5zbNqE8p0[/img]

Source: http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_highest-grossing_films_in_Nigeria

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Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by Nobody: 4:15pm On Apr 21, 2015
Great list....me love
Phone swap: great film, fantastic actors & a comic relief.
Maami: I love the costumes of Funke Akindele....kudos to mainframe.
October 1st: hmmmnnn....intriguing!!!
House of Gold: Funny sets of people....Omawunmi Megbele tried

I don't really like Return of Jenifa

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Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by Lilyomi(f): 4:19pm On Apr 21, 2015
The first on da list tho

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Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by Lilyomi(f): 4:19pm On Apr 21, 2015
The first on da list, my favorite movie I desire to watch.
Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by olmde(m): 4:19pm On Apr 21, 2015
Ahh, Figurine! Great movie.

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Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by AndreRose(f): 4:26pm On Apr 21, 2015
Am I the only that doesn't watch Nigeria movies?

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Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by Beamborla(f): 4:34pm On Apr 21, 2015
30 days in Atlanta and Jenifer, no no for me

Figurine, half a yellow sun and Mr and Mrs are on point. I think Ije is okay as well

Looking forward to seeing Oct 1 cos I saw the behind the scene some days back and it captured my attention.


Nice work, missyclassy

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Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by Nobody: 4:49pm On Apr 21, 2015
My Adichie going places. kiss

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Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by kinglekan: 4:54pm On Apr 21, 2015
My favourites

1. Half of a yellow sun

2. Phone swap

3. Mr & Mrs

4. 30 days in Atlanta

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Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by CR77(f): 6:01pm On Apr 21, 2015
30 Days In Atlanta the best every

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Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by Drsheddy(m): 6:02pm On Apr 21, 2015
K
Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by paulolee(m): 6:02pm On Apr 21, 2015
wat about
Mr. ibu
osoufia in London
and Ebola
nT a fan of nollywood till deY stop pretending n deceiving themselves and start acting real p.o.r.n

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Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by pretydiva(f): 6:03pm On Apr 21, 2015
Here 2 read comments. Any pop corn in da house
Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by Oyecute(m): 6:04pm On Apr 21, 2015
What of IPADABO ABIJA ?

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Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by folabayo1(f): 6:04pm On Apr 21, 2015
The list is on point kiss
Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by kendrick9(m): 6:04pm On Apr 21, 2015
and most are basically trash
Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by rman: 6:06pm On Apr 21, 2015
Is Kunle Afolayan the best movie director in Nigeria?

four of his movies made the list.

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Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by Ozigbondu(m): 6:06pm On Apr 21, 2015
And i haven't watched any of them

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Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by tiamiyukunle69(m): 6:07pm On Apr 21, 2015
Kunle Afolayan........These movies are very much on point cos I've seen quite a number of them

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Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by Odebanky(m): 6:07pm On Apr 21, 2015
What of the meeting

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Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by chefremy(m): 6:08pm On Apr 21, 2015
where is 'the meeting'...thank god have watch last flight to abuja,return of jenifa and mr.and mrs...they are all intresting.

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Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by steppins: 6:08pm On Apr 21, 2015
The highest is a meagre 137,200,000 million naira?
When Kristen Stewart was paid 500,000 dollars by a fan just to spend 15mins with her at madison square garden?
Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by yuzjet(m): 6:08pm On Apr 21, 2015
Wow! shocked

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Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by Brymo: 6:08pm On Apr 21, 2015
i'm more of a reader

i av seen half of a yellow sun, but its wasn't depicted well. I didn't see it thru to the end. When i read the book, i was awed 'coz of ow i imagine d whole tin in my head. The movie was not up to what i expected. I would just stick to my reading. #teamnaijafilmneverreach

Imagination will often carry us to worlds
that never were. But without it we go
nowhere.
Carl Sagan

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Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by SeverusSnape(m): 6:08pm On Apr 21, 2015
AndreRose:
Am I the only that doesn't watch Nigeria movies?
No
Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by UnknownT: 6:08pm On Apr 21, 2015
And I haven't seen any of them Lemme ask this guy selling DVD if he has any
Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by Ithee(m): 6:09pm On Apr 21, 2015
Koret least!
Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by Judeoxide(m): 6:09pm On Apr 21, 2015
shocked you don't mean it...is this in hard currency or naira?? Nice movies but me no fit last 1munit watch any...although that half of a yellow sun sha
Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by AndreRose(f): 6:10pm On Apr 21, 2015
SeverusSnape:
No
There are people like me after all
Re: Top 20 Highest Grossing Nigerian Movies Of All Time by Ithee(m): 6:10pm On Apr 21, 2015
UnknownT:
And I haven't seen any of them Lemme ask this guy selling DVD if he has any
You live in pluto right?

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