The highly anticipated Nollywood film of 2019 “The Set Up” opens in cinemas today, and here are 10 reasons why The Set Up is the film you should be seeing in cinemas this weekend
1. Superb cast
The Set Up boasts of an outstanding cast that includes Adesua Etomi-Wellington, Dakore Egbuson-Akande, Jim Iyke, Kehinde Bankole, Joke Silva, Tina Mba and Ayoola Ayolola. The brilliance and creativity of these actors cannot be overemphasized and this is evident in The Set Up.
Every bit of The Set Up is beautiful. The direction, the photography and the colour grading is superb. Every scene from start to finish is a wonderful sight to behold.
3. The Set Up Is Inkblot Production’s 10th Film
It is a major milestone for Inkblot Productions, the producers of The Set Up also responsible for The Arbitration, Out Of Luck, The Department, The Wedding Party 1&2, My Wife And I, Moms At War, Up North and New Money.
4. Heavy Weight Collaborations
The Set Up is collaboration between Inkblot Productions, Film One Distributions and Anakle Films. These companies have produced and distributed many of Nigeria’s box office. The Set Up is Inkblot Productions sixth collaboration with FilmOne distributions and their second collaboration with Anakle Films.
5. Everyone Is Raving About It
Everyone who has seen The Set Up swear it is amazing and different. Celebrities like Deyemi Okanlawon, Lota Chukwu, Gabriel Afolayan, Femi Jacobs, Lala Akindoju and Tope Oshin were all gushing about the film after seeing it at the premiere.
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After an amazing #TheSetUpFilm premiere with these amazing guests who gave us such amazing reviews. Thank you! • @deyemitheactor @topeoshinfilm @vsonicarts @piusfatoke @etimeffiong @astoyosees @lalaakindoju @miss_emiola @ogene_maro @akahnnani @bollylomo @charleetubiebi @stannze @fozadoza @chef_fregz BE AMAZING. WATCH THIS FILM THIS WEEKEND, AUGUST 9TH IN A CINEMA NEAR YOU #Inkblot10 #FilmOne #AnakleFilm — @jim.iyke @adesuaetomi @dakoreea @tinamba1 @ajokesilva @_kehindebankole @ayo_olla @marielaly @uzor.arukwe @damilarekuku @wendylawal — @niyi_akinmolayan @inkblotpresents @filmoneng @anaklefilms @nazonuzo @zvlv @damola555 @msjazzyfied @mosesbabatope @_iamkene @editieffiong
6. Adesua Promises To Return Your Money If You Don’t Like The Set Up
Lead actor Adesua Etomi Wellington who plays Chike in The Set Up has promised to return your money if you watch The Set Up and you don’t like it. The Set Up is a film that will definitely give you value for your money when you see it. It is beyond doubt, an amazing film.
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Okay, now, this is what we are talking about. @adesuaetomi is putting all her money on #TheSetUpFilm and she just challenged all of you to come for your money if you see The Set Up and you don’t like it. Are you ready?? #TheSetUpFilm #Yeahisaidit #comeandbeatme #August9 #Inkblot10 • —————————————————- @jim.iyke @adesuaetomi @dakoreea @tinamba1 @ajokesilva @_kehindebankole @ayo_olla @marielaly @uzor.arukwe @damilarekuku @wendylawal — @niyi_akinmolayan @inkblotpresents @filmoneng @anaklefilms @nazonuzo @zvlv @damola555 @msjazzyfied @mosesbabatope @_iamkene @editieffiong
7. The Sound Track And The Score
The soundtrack for The Set Up, Lights Go Out by Dinachi Onuzo and the score by Grey Jones, takes us through the ups and downs of the film. The sound captivates the right amount of energy and emotions the film portrays.
8. Niyi Akinmolayan
The director of The Set Up Niyi Akinmolayan is best known for directing highest grossing Nigerian Films The Wedding Party 2 and Chief Daddy.
9. Compelling Story
The Set Up is well written. The story moves slowly then quickly. Chinaza Onuzo weaves an incredibly suspense filled story so beautifully that after the first watch, you will want to go and see it again.
10. You Have Never Seen Anything Like This
See the screening dates below.