Under the direction of Ryan Coogler and writings of Joe Robert Cole, Black Panther is finally in theaters. And man! It was worth the wait.
If you haven’t watched it till now, go and watch it in 3D. Choose the best theater possible because Black Panther will give you an experience like never before.
Starring Chadwick Boseman in the lead, and with a current Rotten Tomatoes rating of 97%, the movie is one of the best superhero films till date.
The movie undoubtedly shattered a lot of records and we at AnimatedTimes.com decided to bring you a list of all the records that Black Panther had broken.
1. Highest Rated Superhero Movie Till Date
Black Panther, with a rating of 97-98 on Rotten Tomatoes, surpassed The Incredibles to become the highest rated Superhero Movie till date.
Others on the list are Iron Man, Logan, Spiderman: Homecoming and so on.
2. The most of Ticket Presales
Black Panther movie ticket presales passed all superhero films. Ticket presales is a predictive tool used by an analyst to figure out how much a movie is expected to make at the box office.
It stood at 170m $ surpassing Justice League’s 166m.
3. Thursday Night Previews Records
Black Panther is the second highest grossing Marvel movie (25.2m$) in Thursday Night Previews.
The only Marvel ahead of it is Avengers: Age of Ultron (27.6m $).
4. February Opening Weekend Record.
Black Panther earned a whopping 192 million in its opening weekend.
It surpassed the previous best Deadpool by approximately 60 million.
5. The biggest opening for an African American Director
Ryan Coogler became the highest grossing African American director by making $ 192 million in the opening weekend.
The previous record was held by F. Gary Gary’s The Fate of the Furious at $98 million only.
6. Biggest Ever Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and the Complete Week for the MCU.
A record-breaking Monday gross of $40.176 million, Tuesday gross of $21.07 million, Wednesday gross of $14.5 million, Thursday gross $ 14.3 million, and an overall week gross of $292 million in its opening week.
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