'Black Panther' Has $22.7 Million Opening Day in China

10 March, 2018, 00:52 | Author: Miranda Cannon

"One of the favorite pastimes at Marvel Studios is sitting around on a Part One and talking and dreaming about what we would do in a Part Two". We're seeing a huge cultural shift in Hollywood with films like Wonder Woman and Black Panther leading the way. Although he wouldn't reveal any specific details, he did say that Marvel has "ideas and a pretty solid direction" on where they want to take the second movie. And with Marvel Studios reportedly set to make big changes following Avengers: Infinity War and its sequel, it seems like a no-brainer to increase her presence across the MCU.

After the events of Captain America: Civil War, King T'Challa returnsohome to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country's new leader. While this isn't surprising news, it is exciting to know that we'll be able to see even more of Wakanda in the future. Thankfully, Kevin Feige has finally confirmed that Black Panther 2 will absolutely be happening.

After just three weeks, Marvel's Black Panther is already the 9th biggest domestic film of all-time.


Feige also addressed the possibility of having "Black Panther" spin-offs with fan-favourite characters.

No word yet on a potential release date, Feige said. "It's a balance between leaving people wanting more and then giving them too much, but I would watch a movie about [Shuri or the Dora Milaje]". During an interview with Deadline at the Governors Ball after-party, Nolan predicted that Black Panther will definitely be one of the Best Picture nominees in 2019.

"Yes. I think we're seeing it shift from a very purposeful initiative to just a fact of life, to just a way of doing business". So we'll just have to be patient. Homecoming's opening weekend hauled in $71 million in its first weekend and, judging by the advance ticket sales, Black Panther could potentially top it by the time Sunday rolls around.

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