The past few years have seen Nigerian movies gain more exposure and prominence in the cinema. The following are top grossing Nigerian movies from cinema/screening revenue. The list covers movies that showed from 2000 till date.
- Omo Ghetto: The Saga – Directed by Funke Akindele, Omo Ghetto overtook The Wedding Party from the first spot. Omo Ghetto grossed N636,129,120 from the theatres/cinemas.
- The Wedding Party – The movie from EbonyLife Films grossed N453,000,000 from theatres.
- The Wedding Party 2 – The sequel to the Wedding Party. Made 433,197,377
- Chief Daddy – Another EbonyLife films movie. Grossed N387,540,749
- Sugar Rush – Kayode Kasum’s Sugar Rush pulled in N287,053,270
- King of Boys – produced by Kemi Adetiba, grossed N244,775,758
- Merrymen, The Real Yoruba Demons – N235,628,358
- Merrymen 2: Another Mission – 234,505,169
- Your Excellency – N186,340,948
- A Trip to Jamaica – N180,264,964