List of highest-grossing Nigerian films

The following are the highest-grossing Nigerian films of all time in Nigerian cinemas. Revenues from special screenings, DVD sales, online streaming and theatrical screenings outside English-speaking West Africa are excluded from this gross total. Films from this list have not been adjusted for inflation.

ListEdit

Highlight   indicates films still running in theatres

Rank Title Year Domestic Gross (₦) Studio(s) Director(s)
1 Omo Ghetto: The Saga 2020 636,129,120[1] SceneOne Productions Funke Akindele
2 The Wedding Party 2016 452,288,605[2] Ebonylife Films / FilmOne / Inkblot Production / Koga Studios Kemi Adetiba
3 The Wedding Party 2 2017 433,197,377[3] Ebonylife Films / FilmOne / Inkblot Production / Koga Studios Niyi Akinmolayan
4 Chief Daddy 2018 387,540,749[4] EbonyLife Films Niyi Akinmolayan
5 King of Thieves 2022 320,805,150[5] Euphoria360 Media / Anthill Studios Tope Adebayo, Adebayo Tijani
6 Sugar Rush 2019 287,053,270  [6] GreoH Media / Jungle Filmworks / Empire Mates Entertainment Kayode Kasum
7 Christmas in Miami 2021 265,583,000[7] Corporate World Pictures Robert Peters
8 King of Boys 2018 244,775,758[8] Kemi Adetiba Visuals Kemi Adetiba
9 Merry Men: The Real Yoruba Demons 2018 235,628,358[8] Corporate World Entertainment / FilmOne / Gush Media Toka Mcbaror[9]
10 Merry Men 2: Another Mission 2019 234,505,169[10] Corporate World Entertainment / Gush Media / FilmOne Moses Inwang
11 Your Excellency 2019 186,340,948  [11] EbonyLife Films Funke Akindele
12 A Trip to Jamaica 2016 180,264,964[2] Corporate World Pictures Robert Peters
13 10 Days in Sun City 2017 176,705,669[8] Corporate World Pictures Adze Ugha
14 Living in Bondage: Breaking Free 2019 168,770,202[6] Play Entertainment Network/Michelangelo Productions/Natives Filmworks Ramsey Nouah
15 30 Days in Atlanta 2014 163,351,300[2] Corporate World Pictures Robert Peters
16 Aki & Pawpaw 2021 136,379,049[12] Play network studios and Film One Biodun Stephen
17 The Ghost and the Tout Too 2021 134,408,075[13] Toyin Abraham Production Ama Psalmist
18 Prophetess 2021 131,441,252[14] Anthill Studios Niyi Akinmolayan
19 Bling Lagosians 2019 120,135,139[15] Film One Bolanle Austen-Peters
20 Fate of Alakada: The Party Planner 2020 113,226,100[16] FilmOne Kayode Kasum
21 My Village People 2021 100,958,400[17] Kountry Koulture Productions Niyi Akinmolayan
22 Up North 2018 94,006,142[18] Anakle Films / Inkblot Production Tope Oshin
23 Isoken 2017 93,697,726[8] Tribe 85 Jadesola Osiberu
24 Quam's Money 2020 92,100,070[19] Inkblot Productions, House 21 and FilmOne Kayode Kasum
25 Ayinla 2021 91,470,900[20] GreoH Media Tunde Kelani
26 Okafor's Law 2017 89,740,576[8] Dioni Visions Omoni Oboli
27 Breaded Life 2021 88,860,057[21] Shutter Speed Projects Biodun Stephen
28 Fifty 2015 80,030,500[22] EbonyLife Films Biyi Bandele
29 The Ghost and the Tout 2018 77,233,105[8] Toyin Abraham Productions Charles Uwagbai
30 Alakada Reloaded 2017 74,331,349[8] Toyin Abraham Productions Toyin Abraham
31 '76 2016 72,400,000[2] Adonis Productions / Princewill's Trust Izu Ojukwu
32 Passport 2022 71,323,535[23] VSL MEDIA Dimeji Ajibola
33 Rattlesnake: The Ahanna Story 2020 70,815,150[24] Play Entertainment Network/FilmOne Entertainment Ramsey Nouah
34 My Wife and I 2017 67,882,573[25] Inkblot Productions Bunmi Ajakaiye
35 Superstar 2021 67,132,500[7] Inkblot and Filmone Akhigbe Ilozobhie
36 Wives on Strike 2016 66,753,162[10] Dioni Visions Omoni Oboli
37 Bad Comments 2021 66,584,531[26] Elrab Entertainment Moses Inwang
38 Moms at War 2018 65,000,000[2] Dioni Visions Omoni Oboli
39 Half of a Yellow Sun 2013 60,000,000[27] Shareman Media / Slate Films Biyi Bandele
October 1 2014 60,000,000[28] Golden Effects Kunle Afolayan
The CEO 2016 60,000,000[29] Golden Effects Kunle Afolayan
Banana Island Ghost 2017 60,000,000[30] Biola Alabi Media / Nemsia Productions BB Sasore
43 Ijé 2010 59,800,000[31] Xandria Productions Chineze Anyaene
44 The Royal Hibiscus Hotel 2018 59,000,000[32] Ebonylife Films Ishaya Bako
45 Last Flight to Abuja 2012 57,050,000[33] The Nollywood Factory Obi Emelonye
46 It's Her Day 2016 55,021,150[34] Kountry Kulture Network Aniedi Anwah
47 Dinner at My Place 2022 54,804,289[35] Duku Pictures Kevin Apaa
48 The Set Up 2019 53,305,115[18] Anakle Films / Inkblot Production Niyi Akinmolayan
49 Soole 2021 51,006,700[36] Lau Ellen Clara studio Kayode Kasum
50 93 Days 2016 50,505,000[37] Native FilmWorks / Michel Angelo Production / Bolanle Austen-Peters Production Steve Gukas
51 Nneka The Pretty Serpent 2020 50,051,510[38] Play Entertainment Network Tosin Igho[39][40]
52 Omugwo 2017 48,000,000[41] Golden Effects / Africa Magic Kunle Afolayan
53 Mokalik 2019 46,929,446[18] Golden Effects / Africa Magic Kunle Afolayan
54 Hire A Man 2017 45,000,000[41] ChinneyLove Eze Productions Desmond Elliot
55 Lagos Real Fake Life 2018 44,194,075[42] Swift Angel Production Mike Ezuruonye
56 The Vendor 2018 44,000,000[43] Odunlade Adekola Film Production Odunlade Adekola
57 Dwindle 2021 43,924,110[17] Film One Kayode Kasum
58 The Blood Covenant 2022 43,122,100[44] Inkblot Productions Flyin Gambo
59 Devil In Agbada 2021 42,583,250[45] Chinney Love Eze productions Umanu Elijah
60 Mamba's Diamond 2021 42,187,005[21] Williams Uchemba Productions Seyi Babatope
61 The Wild Flower 2022 41,436,405[5] VSL MEDIA Biodun Stephen
62 American Driver 2017 41,000,000[41] Sneeze Films / Golden Icons Media / Get Known Productions Moses Inwang
New Money 2018 41,000,000[43] Inkblot Productions Tope Oshin
64 Lockdown 2021 40,070,651[21] CEM Media Group Moses Inwang
65 Dear Affy 2020 39,688,140[6] Film One Entertainment Samuel Olatunji
66 Who's The Boss 2020 38,559,547[6] Inkblot Productions and Accelerate TV Chinaza Onuzu
67 God Calling 2018 36,822,319[46] Hearts in Motion Studios BB Sasore
68 Hey You! 2022 36,310,700[47] Anthill Studios Uyoyou Adia[48]
69 The Return of Jenifa 2012 35,000,000[49] Olasco Films Muhydeen S. Ayinde
70 Ile Owo 2022 34,817,100[50] Film Trybe Dare Olaitan
71 Brotherhood 2022 34,642,500[23] Greoh Studios Loukman Ali
72 A Simple Lie 2022 33,707,200[51] Shutter Speed Projects Biodun Stephen
73 Seven and a Half Dates 2018 33,000,000[43] Shutter Speed Projects Biodun Stephen
74 Ponzi 2021 32,137,250[52] VSL MEDIA Kayode Kasum
75 Ghana Must Go 2016 32,000,000[29] DesAmour Frank Rajah Arase
76 Still Falling 2021 31,450,600[53] Entertainment tru Christ Dimbo Atiya
77 Love Is War 2019 31,250,032[18] Inkblot Production Omoni Oboli
78 Lara and the Beat 2018 31,000,000[43] Biola Alabi Media Tosin Coker
79 Gold Statue 2019 30,986,552[18] Film one distribution Tade Ogidan
80 Phone Swap 2012 30,713,500,[54][55] Golden Effects Kunle Afolayan
81 Elevator Baby 2019 30,595,550[18] Anthill Studios Akay Mason
82 The Perfect Arrangement 2022 30,515,400[5] Inkblot Productions Chinaza Onuzu
83 Muna 2019 30,456,996[56] KevStel Productions Kevin Nwankwor
84 Road to Yesterday 2015 30,000,700[57] The Entertainment Network Ishaya Bako
85 The Figurine 2009 30,000,000[58] Golden Effects Kunle Afolayan
86 The Legend of Inikpi 2020 29,955,335[6] Wale Adenuga Productions Frank Rajah Arase
87 Flower Girl 2013 29,763,800[59] Blu Star Entertainment Michelle Bello
88 Day of Destiny 2021 29,019,900[60] Inkblot, Anakle and Anthill Productions Akay Mason
89 Progressive Tailors Club 2021 28,937,000[61] Anthill Studios Biodun Stephen
90 Introducing the Kujus 2020 27,962,800[24] TMPL Motion Pictures Biodun Stephen
91 Knock Out 2019 27,001,330[18] MJO Productions Frank Raja
92 The Therapist 2021 26,847,640[62] Hedge Production Kayode Kasum
93 Fine Wine 2021 26,715,100[63] Nevada Bridge Productions Seyi Babatope
94 Tigers Tail 2022 26,670,250[64] Dope7 Media Victor Okpala
95 Obara'm 2022 26,083,500[65] Film Trybe Kayode Kasum
96 Crazy Grannies 2021 25,187,450[66] Elrab Entertainment Tope Alake
97 Small Chops 2020 24,924,700[11] Flip Script Entertainment and Film One Entertainment Robert O. Peters
98 Kambili: The Whole 30 Yards 2020 24,839,394[67] FilmOne Entertainment Kayode Kasum
99 The Razz Guy 2021 24,167,000[52] Trino Motion Pictures Udoka Oyeka
100 Survival of Jelili 2019 23,703,016[68] J5 Media Network Desmond Elliot

By yearEdit

Year Title Domestic Gross (₦)
2022 King of Thieves 320,805,150
2021 Christams in Miami 265,583,000
2020 Omo Ghetto: The Saga 636,129,120
2019 Sugar Rush 287,053,270
2018 Chief Daddy 387,540,749
2017 The Wedding Party 2 433,197,337
2016 The Wedding Party 452,288,605
2015 Fifty 80,030,500[22]
2014 30 Days in Atlanta 163,351,300
2013 Half of a Yellow Sun 60,000,000
2012 Last Flight To Abuja 57,050,000
2011 The Mirror Boy 18,000,000
2010 Ijé' 59,800,000
2009 The Figurine 30,000,000

See alsoEdit

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