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“Criminal” Trailer Teases Tense Hostage Drama in a Hospital Setting

Dolapo Adigun’s directorial debut “Criminal” promises a gripping narrative as a brother resorts to extreme actions to save his injured sibling in a hospital under siege.
May 5, 2024
8:18 pm

The thriller “Criminal,” directed by Dolapo Adigun, is set to hit cinemas on May. 31. The film, which marks Adigun’s directorial debut, features a talented ensemble cast, including Funlola Aofiyebi, Uzor Arukwe, and Segun Arinze.


Written by the talented Niyi Akinmolayan, “Criminal” centers around a desperate brother who holds a hospital hostage in a bid to secure medical attention for his injured sibling.


This high-stakes scenario sets the stage for a compelling narrative that explores the blurred lines between right and wrong, as each character is forced to confront their own moral dilemmas. Adigun, known for her exceptional work as a filmmaker and editor on projects like “The House of Secrets,” “Jagun Jagun,” and “Mikolo,” brings her keen eye for detail and storytelling to the director’s chair.


The trailer teases a narrative that delves deep into the moral complexities of the situation, as the hospital staff, patients, and the gunman-turned-patient grapple with their own ethical principles and the consequences of their actions. This promises to make “Criminal” a thought-provoking and deeply engaging cinematic experience.


“Dolapo Adigun has crafted a tense and morally ambiguous thriller that challenges audiences to consider the gray areas of morality,” said film critic Joan Irabor. “The talented cast and the skilled direction make ‘Criminal’ a must-see event for Nigerian cinema enthusiasts.”


With its compelling premise, talented cast, and Adigun’s directorial vision, “Criminal” is poised to leave a lasting impact on Nigerian cinema when it hits theaters on May. 31


Check out the trailer here


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