Black Panther, as most trade analysts had expected, is already breaking records within a couple of days of its release. If one considers a three day opening collection, Black Panther is the fifth largest opener of all time. It has earned an estimated 192 million dollars, according to reports. But these were the total collections on a four day weekend due to President Day which is celebrated in the honor of President Washington.
The expected total weekend collection of the film is 218 million dollars. If the film earns that much or exceeds it, it would become the film with the third-highest weekend opening of all time, behind only Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
This is not it Black Panther has also become the highest opener of February as it beats the record of Deadpool collection by an incredible 60 million Dollars. In the Marvel cinematic universe Black Panther is only behind the Avengers for three day earning hich collected upto 207 million dollars.
Directed by Ryan Coogler, Black Panther stars Chadwick Boseman, Michael B Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, and Andy Serkis. It tells us the story of T’Challa (Boseman) who returns to his homeland, the fictional African nation of Wakanda. He faces threats from Jordan’s Killmonger and Andy Serkis’s Ulysses Klaue. The film has received positive reviews, not just because of the performances, visuals, and action scenes, but also because of the dominant black cast, positive portrayal of African culture and progressive values.
Directors must have thought that this film was just be another standalone film in The marvel cinematic universe but this film is the highest grossing Standalone film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and yes this film has also taken our eyes off the Avengers Infinity War for now which may be the highest grossing film of the Marvel cinematic universe. Well Black panther has hit the theatres next up in line is Marvels: Infinity War which would rock the box office.