The tentpole, starring Chadwick Boseman and directed by Ryan Coogler, has blown past its original tracking. Excerpts from the note read - "I am struggling to find the words to express my gratitude at this moment, but I will try..."
Deadpool, the last superhero film to open in North America over the President's Day weekend, notched up an impressive $152m (£108m) when it debuted in 2016. Even Black Panther star Lupita Nyong'o took notice: She asked about the in-flight entertainment, suggesting creative titles like "T'Challa's Angels, M'Baku To The Future, Shuri's Gotta Have It, Killmonger Bill, [and] W'Kabi In The Woods".
To be sure, Black Panther does some interesting things.
"Black Panther" does an awesome job of subtly imposing a message on the viewers without being preachy, and requires us to look inside ourselves, and the characters to find out what it is. More are expected to come pouring its way as the film continues to dominate at the box office.
Videos of elementary school kids dancing around classrooms after finding out they would have field trip to see the movie have surfaced on Facebook and hashtags like #WhatBlackPantherMeansToMe filled my Twitter timeline.
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A more in-depth study could be done, but it is clear that Black Panther touches on many social issues; the difference from being black in America and in Africa, feminism and the power of black women, black on black crime, poverty, African-American family structures, etc.
Actress Brie Larson, star of forthcoming Marvel release Captain Marvel, is among many to champion the scheme. It's cited as a reason there aren't more big-budget black films being made. Actor Will Smith, who has himself played a superhero, in Hancock, recently spoke about the film in an Instagram post. But shortly after assuming the throne, T'Challa's reign as king and Black Panther is put in jeopardy by his cousin, who has discovered the death of his father at the hands of King T'Chaka (John Kani) and is now seeking revenge. We're rooting for you. "And I think people will be excited about that", says Coates. After the unprecedented success of the Ryan Coogler film, much of the world is now aware of Wakanda.
Art Townsel, of Hazel Crest, did just that by bringing 15 children from his local park district to see "Black Panther" Monday afternoon in Country Club Hills.
The fact a key action sequences was filmed in the Korean city of Busan is understood to have driven its popularity.
Now that Black Panther is conquering movie theaters, Marvel Comics is going to set T'Challa on a path across the cosmos. He said "Black Panther" also was "too prone to make light of violence".