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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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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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A king will rise. See more »


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

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16 February 2018 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$200,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

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

Gross USA:

$675,382,423, 17 April 2018

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,315,166,598, 16 April 2018
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2.39 : 1
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Erik Killimonger is the third comic book role Michael B. Jordan has taken. He previously played Johnny Storm/Human Torch in Fantastic Four (2015) and Victor Stone/Cyborg in the animated movie, Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox (2013). See more »

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"Millions of years ago" the vibranium meteor crashed to earth. The sequence showing the Earth from space as the meteor crashes into Africa shows the modern globe, but over millions of years the continents have slowly drifted to their current positions. See more »

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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

N'Jobu's fairytale prologue and part of the closing credits are a sequence of Wakandan nanite displays.

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Referenced in Half in the Bag: Annihilation (2018) See more »

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WAKANDA
Written by Ludwig Göransson and Baaba Maal
Performed by Baaba Maal
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Terrible Movie
28 March 2018 | by See all my reviews

This movie is terrible, we WALKED OUT. Which we have not done ever in a movie. The acting is B rated at best. Obviously the ratings have been manipulated. The plot is weak and lacks action. If you are going to make a dialog movie, you have to hire actors and actresses that can ACT. Very disappointed that we where mislead by the FAKE stellar ratings for this National Geographic version of a Marvel comic. Dont waste your time.


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