Trending Movies & TV Shows of 2019 in Kenya

Today we look at trending movies and TV shows in Nairobi 2019. 2019 was a remarkable year for the entertainment industry. Let’s think about it. We had the most anticipated film, such as the End Game showing and not to mention the Joker.

Trending Movies & TV Shows in Kenya 2019

Below we will delve into details of why each movie or TV show was trending in 2019 and more. Join me as we devour the details.

1. Bird Box

Bird Box is a Netflix Apocalyptic horror movie. This movie was released around Christmas 2018. It’s worth noting that in its first week online, it gunned 45 million views from Netflix subscribers. Sandra Bullock is the main star in this movie playing Malorie, a mother of two. As it starts, Sandra is seen adjuring two children who are blindfolded and steering them to ride a rowboat downriver.

Moreover, this movie has gained as many critics as lovers of it. Most of its critics saying it is incoherent and hurried. However, there is more to like about it like how well it is directed to convey a good quality of nightmarish feel.

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2. Avengers EndGame

This movie was the most anticipated movies in 2019. It has been named by many as the greatest superheroes movie ever. Most of us paid for tickets to watch it as soon as it was released. It provided us with an escape as we saw all our revered heroes picked it up with Thanos.

If you have never watched any Marvel movies yet, you might need to be acquainted with them first to enjoy it. This movie has it all; comedy, action, and some drama. As a result, it ends up catering for a more significant part of the audience. If you have not yet watched this movie, you might as well be living under a rock.

3. Game of Thrones Season 8

This is the most hyped TV show in my books. Each week as it aired, I listened to my colleagues argue about what should have happened in a place of what. I listened attentively as they discussed who was most qualified to hold the Iron Throne. It was intense!

According to its viewers, this TV show was quite impressive and engaging contrary to other TV shows. However, it had a rushed ending which was not accessible to the Masses.

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4. Money Heist Season 3

Another trending movie in 2019. It is described by many as being undeniably addictive and damn good. Moreover, RottenTomato has given this movie 100% while the viewers rate it at 83%. Despite the film being non-English (Spanish), it has gone ahead to draw international success.

In this season, the band of criminals are back together to get their Rio’ back as pull off a bigger heist this time round. If you loved season 1&2, you will love this season more and even get to learn some Spanish.


5. When They See Us

When They See Us is a trending webcast television series directed by Ava DuVernay. This is an excellent drama series that tells the story of some five boys who were arrested.

Moreover, they are also sentenced for raping and beating a white jogger in Central Park. This movie performance has received acclaims for its production. If you have not yet seen it, today is a good day to do that.


6. Sex and the City Movie

Sex and the City Movie is among movies trending in Nairobi in 2019. This is a fantastic movie; it’s warm and sexy as per the description. The characters depicted in this movie have genuine emotional truth. Hence explaining why this movie has gone ahead to be loved and revered in Kenya.

7. Captain Marvel

What’s more amazing about this movie is that it is the first superhero movie with a female lead. We finally made it in 2019! All levels considered, this quite a gripping movie that all women should watch to be set free!

8. Lion King

We all love Mufasa. Lion King is among the trending film in 2019 in our city under the sun. Moreover, if you usually look at the cast to decide whether to watch a movie or not. Then it has the best actor ever. Donald Glover (This is America hit singer) is Simba, Beyonce is Nara among other stars.

Additionally, this movie can be watched comfortably by the whole family without being worried about what may show up next on the screen. Ooh and you love when a movie characters break into song in the middle of it, you are bound to love the Lion King. That is if you have not yet watched it.


9. Hobbs and Shaw

An excellent movie by Dwayne Jackson, whom most of us revere. It is no wonder that it is among the trending film in 2019. If you love your videos with action flicks, then this is just the movie for you

10. Joker

If you have not yet seen this movie, then probably you have watched its trailer. And as it promises, so it delivers. It’s set when Arthur Fluck the comedian, is disregarded by society, and he slowly goes mad and becomes a criminal mastermind. It elicits all or sometimes no emotions on watching it.

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