‘Doctor Bello’ Set To Premiere In Lagos - Movie Trailer

7 years ago by: franel
(m) at 24-11-2012 01:56PM (7 years ago)

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«§» 24 November 2012

The Lagos premiere of the highly anticipated movie, Doctor Bello, will be taking place in Lagos tomorrow (November 25, 2012). The premiere, which is sponsored by telecommunications company, MTN, will take place at Genesis Deluxe Cinemas, The Palms Shopping Complex, Lekki, Lagos. The premiere will be followed by an after-party at Eko Hotels and Suites.

Doctor Bello was directed by Tony Abulu, and it stars Isaiah Washington, Vivica Fox, Bern Cihen, Jimmy Jean-Louis, Genevieve Nnaji, and Stephanie Okereke. Also featured in the movie are Jide Kosoko, Olumide Bakare, Akeem Rahman, Rachel Oniga, and Femi Brainard. It is touted as a Nollywood-Hollywood co-production, and expectations are high for the movie.

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Brilliant Cancer specialist Dr. Michael Durant is emotionally troubled, wrestling with the traumatic loss of his 10 year old daughter from Cancer. Immersing himself in his work in the hospital, away from his wife who blames him for their child’s death, he forms an unlikely bond with a sick, loving, but rambunctious seven year old boy Sam, the son of a rich Jewish couple who are major contributors to the Hospital’s Cancer Research Fund.

Unfortunately, Sam’s health deteriorates drastically, and soon, he slips into a coma, with only a few days to live. Dr. Durant becomes desperate, willing to risk anything to save the child’s life. A surreptitious Nigerian Nurse convinces him to seek the help of Dr. Bello, an uncertified Nigerian Doctor, known in the Brooklyn-African underground as a miracle worker. Dr. Bello, an introvert with a controversial past, secretly visits the child at night and administers a strange African potion, replete with incantations and by the next morning, miraculously, the child begins to recover, the Cancer speeding into remission.

The Hospital Medical Board immediately orders an investigation and soon the secret is revealed and Dr. Durant is suspended. Dr. Bello is arrested and charged with medical malpractice. Dr. Durant soon falls into depression after his wife leaves him. Meanwhile, Dr. Bello has fallen critically ill in jail and can only be saved by the ingestion of the same potion that can only be found in the mysterious “Garden of Life,” nestled on the peak of Nigeria’s sky mountains.

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