A Modern Nigerian Interpretation of the Tale of King David – “D’Comeback” set to land in Nigerian Cinemas

Nigerian movie producers in the diaspora are gradually coming back home, their efforts have not gone unnoticed as it seems they have enriched the Nollywood  scene with new ideas and expertise in movie production. We have seen them pull it off in movies like Ije and The Tenant; here they come again with another stellar movie D’Comeback. Shot in the US, and the movie first premiered  in Bethesda, Maryland in April 2010.

According to Prominent Cease Entertainment, the producers of the movie, the aim of the outfit is to produce good movies that will pass a positive message to the people.

As Africans in the Diaspora, we seek to bring critical acclaim to the African movie industry by producing movies that go against the current norm: our movies will have good sound quality, interesting story line, good acting and send a positive message to our community”. Wale Odusanya the spokesperson for Prominent Cease Entertainment said.

Prominent Cease Entertainment is an entertainment company with a Christian foundation and a focus on bringing acclaim to the Nigerian and broader African Entertainment industry. The company is involved in scriptwriting, acting, music production, animation, marketing and business strategies. The outfit is out to change the landscape of the Nigerian and broader African Entertainment Industry by introducing quality entertainment to a worldwide audience in a way that showcases the richness of African talent and results in positive social change.

The movie synopsis:

D’Comeback is the story of David King. Loosely based on the biblical character, David, it is the story of a man of humble beginnings, who begins life with the right priorities and beliefs and slowly becomes a leader in his city. However, with great power comes great responsibility, and David has to learn how to handle the power that he now possesses. A story about rivalry, success, betrayal and finally redemption, D’Comeback takes you on a journey through a mans life and shows that ultimately, only Gods direction will lead to a truly successful life. The movie is an infusion of dance, drama, action, romance and comedy in order to convey the great message of this powerful story.

The movie will begin showing in Nigerian cinemas on the 1st of October 2010.

Watch the trailer for D’Comeback

50 Comments on A Modern Nigerian Interpretation of the Tale of King David – “D’Comeback” set to land in Nigerian Cinemas
  • Dee August 30, 2010 at 5:07 pm

    Jesus House DC Reppin to thea fullest! Well done guys…………….so so proud of y’all.

  • gee August 30, 2010 at 8:34 pm

    Whooop!! whoop!!–Amazing movie–amazing plot too!–Well done guys!!
    Jesus HouseDC reppin!!

  • Danna August 31, 2010 at 12:06 am

    Wowwww, Wooooow, I am very glad that Nigerians are doing things like this. I saw Ije and i thought it was great, and from this trailer, I expect this move to be great too. I can’t wait. Again all i can say from the trailer is wowwwwww

  • D.O.T.M.H. August 31, 2010 at 12:31 am

    wow… looks good…

  • Jen August 31, 2010 at 1:03 am

    This preview is too mad!!! Can’t wait!

  • T-i-t-i August 31, 2010 at 2:26 am

    Great movie seriously, I enjoyed it. The soundtrack is a must have!

  • Iya2 August 31, 2010 at 3:47 am

    Yes ohhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh JHDC restoring hope and maxing potential.
    Very proud

  • wale ariztos August 31, 2010 at 4:17 am

    i’ve seen the movie. it’s really really good. was very impressed.

  • Truth August 31, 2010 at 7:43 am

    Acting not looking to good at all but I shall reserve my comment until the premiere

  • Taiwo August 31, 2010 at 8:24 am

    The trailer is sickkkk, I can’t wait to see the movie!

  • Solly August 31, 2010 at 9:31 am

    Yayyyy I can’t wait

  • Brittle Paper August 31, 2010 at 10:21 am

    Are you kidding me? David and Goliath? They searched the nooks and crannies of Nigerian life and did not find a better story to tell and then decided to do a naija/dance/i don’t know what else interpretation of a biblical story? It is too late in the day for movies like this. We can do better.

    • Tmoney8172 August 31, 2010 at 4:50 pm

      I saw the movie twice! Once in D.C. and again in New York. It was awesome!!! Trust me, it’s not what you think, it’s an incredible twist. The acting surpasses what we have been getting in Nollywood.

  • ay August 31, 2010 at 10:23 am

    nice concept

  • Danna August 31, 2010 at 11:22 am

    Lets give it a chance now Brittle Paper, films are all about art and intrepretations, so lets not knock it till we try it. I know people that felt the same about Ije too, but it eneded up being very great. I am curious to see the way it was mordenized, i say dont knock it till you actually see it. Have you seen the film’s trailer or better still Ije?

  • tia August 31, 2010 at 11:25 am

    atleast c d movie b4 u start bashing it!

    • ay August 31, 2010 at 12:12 pm

      @tia seeing the trailer alone will tell u the kind of movie it is… abi- I believe they can’t fake trailer for us so, if this is the trailer of the movie then no doubt, it’s gonna be massive one

  • ay August 31, 2010 at 11:43 am

    I can’t wait to see this movie….

  • owolabi August 31, 2010 at 12:09 pm

    with this, u can be assured that the Nigerian movie industry is moving at a very fast pace…

    Well done guys!

  • Gam August 31, 2010 at 1:41 pm

    Fake..more comedy for us. Dafidi ati Golaide

  • adeniyi August 31, 2010 at 1:45 pm

    meennn! this is the right film!

    thumbs up guys 🙂

  • Onaz August 31, 2010 at 2:00 pm

    hmmmmmmmmmm! nice attempt… i hope this would make people have a rethink on how movies should be done

  • Onaz August 31, 2010 at 2:33 pm

    can someone send me the premier details… i really need to be there…

  • naomi August 31, 2010 at 2:58 pm

    good movie, wonderful graphics!
    kudos to the producer and director of this movie, i love this.

  • folu August 31, 2010 at 2:59 pm

    cool stuff?
    this is what we are looking for in this country.

  • ola olunaya August 31, 2010 at 4:46 pm

    wow, I’m impressed that Nigerian filmakers will step out of the box to produce something like this . Please I need the pemiere details so I can be there in my shiny suit 🙂 great job

  • fisolu August 31, 2010 at 5:02 pm

    tell them, they need to come back!
    this is one in a million and please keeping it up.

  • fisolu August 31, 2010 at 5:06 pm

    You know,I was at the premiere the last time I was in the states; such a good plot, I cant believe its coming to Nigeria

  • bayode August 31, 2010 at 5:07 pm

    If the trailer is anything to go by then I think it will worth the watch.

  • Asade August 31, 2010 at 5:12 pm

    Cool trailer

  • Agabalagbi Araparegangan August 31, 2010 at 5:16 pm

    Away from all those normal xtian films Nigerians are used to producing, this is a notch higher 65 % for creativity.

  • Bose August 31, 2010 at 5:51 pm

    Wow this movie looks really nice, this would be a nice one for Independence day.

  • Olori O-O August 31, 2010 at 6:13 pm

    I saw the movie in DC and it’s A MUST SEE. So glad to see Nigerians doing something positive. Keep it up PCE, you guys are so talented and I can’t wait for Nigeria and the World to experience your talent.

  • tia August 31, 2010 at 6:20 pm

    I heard the premiere is on the wed, 29th of sept. @ d Palms. and the National Premiere is on Fri, 1st of october, 2010. Independence day!

  • james August 31, 2010 at 8:08 pm

    Omo i dey feel this movie oh 9ja on another level now we dey dance for movie

  • Elgee August 31, 2010 at 8:45 pm

    Yay!! Go PCE! Go PCE!!! this movie is totally awesome!!!

  • Bimi August 31, 2010 at 8:50 pm

    Saw the movie when it premiered in DC and it is def a movie you dont want to miss. Big, Huge Step up! Movie and Soundtrack.. Makes me proud to be from the same country as the very talented and foward thinking executives of PCE! A must see for sure!

  • Yuppie mummy August 31, 2010 at 10:25 pm

    Good job guys.Nigerians will love this,keep doing what you are doing,Gbogbo yin ti elevate in Jesus name amen

  • Nice Guy T August 31, 2010 at 10:41 pm

    Nice one. I want to see this movie.

  • Gboyinde August 31, 2010 at 10:59 pm

    Saw the movie twice and absolutely loved it! I know that PCE is headed straight for the top with the help of our Lord! Make sure you see it and be a part of this movement!

  • Seyi August 31, 2010 at 11:20 pm

    Man. This movie is something else. Finally something on the same level with dem hollywood boys. Bigup to all PCE!

  • Omada September 1, 2010 at 12:31 am

    @ Brittle Paper, why not see the movie first before tearing it down? some people are just so negative.

  • Tmelodic September 1, 2010 at 1:04 am

    Saw this movie at the premiere and it was AWESOME!

  • Arike September 1, 2010 at 4:43 am

    I saw the movie already when it premiered in DC and I thought it was excellent. A different story line and twist instead of the typical naija movies. They also made a full soundtrack to the movie with about 10 songs on there I think and every single one is a hit. Naija is stepping up. Great job PCE!

  • Dowin September 1, 2010 at 4:43 pm

    “I no wat u did david”…. I cant wait to c dis movie…I watch d trailer lyk evrytym (init Shile… ) its goin b heavy … viewing at d palms 1st oct (cant wait)….. tewwww mad!… he he

  • Boomzie September 1, 2010 at 8:37 pm

    This movie is AmAzInG!!!! A MUST see!!!!!

  • Sope September 2, 2010 at 12:39 am

    Hummm looks good, but we shall see when we watch it. From the trailer looks really good thou

  • joke September 5, 2010 at 11:43 pm

    Looks good

  • Chineye September 9, 2010 at 7:08 am

    Oh wow ive been hearing about this film in lagos, cant wait.

  • Bee September 17, 2010 at 7:06 pm

    SAW THIS MOVIE 2CE….totally AWESOME! LIKE OMG…u definately dont wanna miss the Premiere in Naija..

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