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Black Panther (2018)

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T'Challa, the King of Wakanda, rises to the throne in the isolated, technologically advanced African nation, but his claim is challenged by a vengeful outsider who was a childhood victim of T'Challa's father's mistake.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... T'Challa / Black Panther
... Erik Killmonger
... Nakia
... Okoye
... Everett K. Ross
... W'Kabi
... Shuri
... M'Baku
... N'Jobu
... Ramonda
... Zuri
... Ulysses Klaue
... Ayo
... T'Chaka
... Limbani
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Storyline

After the events of Captain America: Civil War, King T'Challa returns home to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country's new leader. However, T'Challa soon finds that he is challenged for the throne from factions within his own country. When two foes conspire to destroy Wakanda, the hero known as Black Panther must team up with C.I.A. agent Everett K. Ross and members of the Dora Milaje, Wakandan special forces, to prevent Wakanda from being dragged into a world war. Written by Editor

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Long live the king. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for prolonged sequences of action violence, and a brief rude gesture | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

16 February 2018 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Black Panther  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$200,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$202,003,951, 16 February 2018, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$698,136,242, 24 May 2018

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,344,173,241, 24 May 2018
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2.39 : 1
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Trivia

This film marked director Ryan Coogler's third collaboration with Michael B. Jordan, after Fruitvale Station (2013) and Creed (2015). See more »

Goofs

The mixture of languages and occasional use of single words can be very odd. For example, when Zuri congratulates T'Challa, the latter responds with "mzuri" which is Kiswahili for "good." See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
N'Jadaka: Tell me a story, baba.
N'Jobu: What story, my son?
N'Jadaka: About home.
N'Jobu: Millions of years ago, a meteorite made of vibranium, the strongest substance in the universe, struck the continent of Africa, affecting the plant life around it. And when the time of men came, five tribes settled on it and called it Wakanda. The tribes lived in constant war with each other, until a warrior shaman received a vision from the panther goddess Bast, who led him to the Heart-Shaped Herb, a plant that granted him ...
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Crazy Credits

The film title and the main cast and crew have their credits written in Wakandan first, then changing to English. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 9 February 2018 (2018) See more »

Soundtracks

What Is Love
Written by John Eichendorff (as Dee Dee Halligan) and Junior Torello
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Garbage
4 May 2018 | by See all my reviews

Shame I can't rate this 0/10.

Movie could of been good if not for some people clearly pushing a political opinion but in the end everything was awful, the timing of the jokes, no expression or any kind of physical comedy when saying the jokes, everything was just awful.

Could of tried to make it a little bit less obvious that is movie isn't really about the movie at all lol.

I was excited for this, but honestly, worst film I've watched in a long time. Hatchet was better and that was a mere time killer and awful at the same time. I wouldn't even watch this again if I was in a hospital bed, rather be in silence and doing nothing.


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