‘Black Panther’ Is Breaking An Insane Number Of Box Office Records

The King of Wakanda is still conquering the box office. “Black Panther” made an astounding $242 million domestically over the Presidents Day weekend. Not only did this number clobber its estimate of $165 million, but it makes the film the second-highest four-day opening in movie history, just after “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” ($288 million). The superhero movie that premiered in the […]

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Black Panther’s Four-Day Total: $404 Million Worldwide and a Slew of Shattered Records

Early numbers indicated that Black Panther would make between $100 million and $120 million in its opening weekend. As hype and wild pre-sale ticket numbers grew, though, that humble number got nudged higher and higher—all the way to $170 million a few days before the film finally hit theaters. Now, after the complete four-day weekend, the real numbers are […]

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‘Black Panther’ smashes records with $218 million at holiday weekend box office

Disney-Marvel’s “Black Panther” is heading for a super-heroic $218 million debut over the four-day President’s Day weekend at 4,020 North American locations, estimates showed Sunday. That number means that “Black Panther,” starring Chadwick Boseman and directed by Ryan Coogler, has doubled its original tracking in less than a month. The film, which carries an estimated […]

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How Black Panther Sets Up Avengers: Infinity War

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‘Black Panther,’ already a cultural moment, is about to shatter movie business assumptions

The fictional African land of Wakanda, which outsiders wrongly assume to be a Third World country, is the most technologically advanced nation on Earth in the Marvel comic book universe. This weekend, the new film about Wakanda’s protector, Black Panther, is also poised to destroy long-held assumptions about the movie business. All signs say Marvel […]

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Facebook strikes back against the group sabotaging Black Panther’s Rotten Tomatoes rating

Facebook has reportedly removed a group that claimed to have sabotaged the score of The Last Jedi on Rotten Tomatoes, and also planned to review-bomb Disney’s upcoming film Black Panther, according to Marvel Studio News. With Black Panther coming to theaters this month, a member of the group “Down With Disney’s Treatment of Franchises and its Fanboys” created an event to leave low ratings […]

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Black Panther Ticket Pre-Sales Set Superhero Movie Record

Marvel Studios’ Black Panther movie is setting a record for superhero films, when it comes to tickets pre-sales. The swell of excitement for the eighteenth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe is almost impossible to miss at this point. The introduction of Black Panther (Chadwick Boseman) in Captain America: Civil War instantly left an impression on audiences. This was great […]

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