The joint venture of Toyin Abraham and Samuel Olatunji in the
production of The Ghost and the Tout movie appears to be paying off as
the movie which debuts in the cinemas on May 11 have now made over 30
million in its one week of release. An incredible feat considering
stiff competition from Avengers and Deadpool.
Fillers from the distributor of The Ghost and the Tout movie has been
that should the movie continue in this track record, it is set to be
the highest grossing release of 2018 so far. Despite being an
international blockbuster and super-hero movies, Avengers and Deadpool
have not been able to affect The Ghost and the Tout sales as earlier
predicted by many.
The movie showing has witnessed multiple sold out viewings in Lagos,
Benin, Ibadan, Enugu, Akure and several other cinemas across the
The movie which tells the story of Isila (Toyin Abraham), a young
woman from the ghetto who encounters a ghost in need of her help to
communicate with the people he left behind. Only her can see the
ghost. At the ghost’s request, she becomes tangled in solving a murder
mystery and her life takes an interesting turn. The story was told in
the most hilarious way.
The roll call of actors in the movie include but not limited to
Racheal Okonkwo, Lasisi Elenu, Femi Adebayo, Sambasa Nzeribe,
Josh2funny, Chioma Akpotha, Bobrisky, Dele Odule, Chiwetalu Agwu and
While speaking on the development, the talented actress encouraged
Nigerians to make the movie their children’s day and democracy day
choice when they visit the cinemas.