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  • ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Tracking for Huge $200M-Plus U.S. Launch

    Disney and Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War is tracking to open to a huge $175 million-$200 million at the domestic box office. Projections could easily climb higher in the three weeks that remain before the movie’s debut in theaters on April 27. Only seven films have ever opened to $175...
  • ‘Black Panther’ is now the highest-grossing superhero movie of all time in the U.S.

    T’Challa’s reign has now extended to the box office. “Black Panther,” Marvel’s latest superhero venture, surpassed “The Avengers” at the box office Saturday, making it the highest-grossing superhero movie of all time in North America, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The Ryan Coogler-helmed flick pushed past Marvel’s 2012 ensemble...
  • Spike Lee in Talks for a Superhero Joint: Marvel’s Nightwatch

    Spike Lee may get a turn at superheroes if a scoop from The Hollywood Reporter is any indication. The filmmaker is in talks to direct a Nightwatch movie penned by Luke Cage showrunner Cheo Hodari Coker. It would also be a Spider-Man spinoff of sorts, focusing on Dr. Kevin...
  • Wakanda Forever: A ‘Black Panther’ Sequel Has Officially Been Confirmed

    While Marvel’s introductory film to Wakandan superhero Black Panther continues to break records, recently crossing the $1 billion mark in worldwide sales, the studio is confirming that a sequel is definitely on-track to happen. Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige confirmed the news to Entertainment Weekly this past Friday. While...
  • Black Panther’s Four-Day Total

    As reported by Yohana Desta on VanityFair.com: 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...
  • ‘Black Panther’ roars to record $192M weekend at box office

    Moviegoers have been flocking to theaters this weekend to see Black Panther, shattering records with $192 million for the three-day weekend and a possible gross of $218 million for the four-day Presidents Day weekend, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The film by Marvel and Disney clinched the fifth-largest domestic opening of...
  • ‘Black Panther’ Now on Pace for Massive $165M U.S. Debut

      Projections for the superhero film keep being revised upward by major tracking services. The forecast keeps getting better and better for Disney and Marvel Studios’ Black Panther, which opens Friday in North America. Hollywood’s leading tracking service NRG on Monday revised its opening weekend estimate to $165 million...
  • Marvel producer honored a Georgia State Capitol

    ATLANTA – It’s expected to be one of the biggest comic book movie releases to-date. Marvel’s Black Panther will hit theaters in just one week. Ahead of its release, one of the movie’s producers, David Grant, was honored at the State Capitol. Black Panther was filmed right here in...
  • ‘Black Panther’ stars on importance of African culture in Marvel film

    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The stars of “Black Panther” dressed in their finest African-inspired royal attire and spoke about the importance of representing a black superhero story on screen at the premiere of the new film from Walt Disney Co’s Marvel Entertainment. Chadwick Boseman, who plays T‘Challa, the titular...