Black Panther Becomes Highest-Grossing Superhero Movie Ever, Also Passes Star Wars

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Black Panther’s Latest Box Office Numbers Should Make DC Fans Black Out Biz Jones

Marvel's Black Panther is now the highest-grossing superhero movie of all time in North America. Not adjusted for inflation, Black Panther is now the fifth highest-grossing movie in U.S. history, only behind Star Wars: The Force Awakens ($936.6 million), Avatar ($760.5 million), Titanic ($659.3 million), and Jurassic World ($652.2 million).

The sequel to to Guillermo del Toro's 2013 film, "Pacific Rim", which stars John Boyega, delivered an estimated $122.5 million overseas and $28 million domestically. Globally, the film has grossed $1.237 billion in sales, beating out 2013's Iron Man 3, which brought in $1.214 billion.

Black Panther added another $17 million to its USA box office tally this weekend, bringing its total to $631 million.

Black Panther can't seem to stop itself from accruing new records.

The highest grossing film in domestic history is "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" with $936.6 million, followed by "Avatar" with $760.5 million.

The film has reportedly out-earned 2012's "The Avengers."

Wakanda forever! The two words that seem to be resonating with citizens of the whole world, especially black Americans and Africans since the movie Black Panther was officially released on January 29, 2018. Black Panther is at 1.18 billion dollars. The Avengers and Avengers: Age of Ultron are now the top two, with $1.5 billion and $1.4 billion, respectively.

Black Panther is playing in theaters everywhere.

The cast features Chadwick Boseman as T'Challa, Michael B. Jordan as Erik Killmonger, Lupita Nyong'o as Nakia, Daniel Kaluuya as W'Kabi, Letitia Wright as Shuri, Danai Gurira as Okoye, Angela Bassett as Ramonda, Martin Freeman as Everett K. Ross, Andy Serkis as Ulysses Klaue, Winston Duke as M'Baku and Forest Whitaker as Zuri.

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