If you are a Marvel fan, we are sure you have already seen its new installation; “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever”. This new movie has paid a tribute to Chadwick Boseman, who died of cancer 2 years ago.
The new movie has Shuri (Letitia Wright) taking the badge of Black Panther and saving Wakanda city. It is packed with actions, emotions, and suspense. This movie is everything you needed for the festive season.
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” Has Broken The $321 Million Domestic Box Office Record
What has shocked the world is that the movie broke the domestic box office record with a collection of $321 million! This happened on the auspicious occasion of Thanksgiving Day and the entire cast and crew of the movie are quite elated!
Over the weekend, Black Panther opened at the box office with a topping of $180 million worldwide. This has turned the movie into the biggest opening in November.
Before Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, the box office record was set by The Hunger Games: Catching Fire with $158 million in its bank. As per the reports, this sequel to the Black Panther movie is in the 2nd position for the biggest US debut for 2022. Not only that, but the movie is also November’s biggest release! The score has been beaten by Marvel’s movie only: Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. It collected $187.4 million.
But these are not the only accomplishments of the movie. It is also the third-best movie opening during the pandemic. So, it is safe to say that Marvel has again topped the Box Office game. At the top is Multiverse of Madness and Spider-Man: No Way Home. This movie collected $260 million.
As far as the reviews are concerned, Wakanda Forever has received reviews from fans and critics and they are amazing! Several critics went ahead to praise the way Ryan Coogler (director of the movie) handled the film. The movie not only showcased a storyline but also paid its regards to the late Chadwick Boseman. It played the titular role in Black Panther’s first installation. Black Panther: Wakanda Forever has 84% rotten tomatoes online. This showcases the positive reaction it has received from the audience.
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever has marked the ending of the 4th phase of MCU. After that, the fans are anticipating the 5th phase with the release of Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania.
Phase 4 has three movies that have dominated the records at the box office this year. Now we are excited to see how the 5th phase does at the box office. Whether the momentum is kept or slows down.
Although the Marvel edition has topped the box office, Mouse House’s Strange World, an aminated movie tanked badly. The movie couldn’t collect $2.4 million but Black Panther posted $8.1 million last Thursday and ended up with $321 million at the domestic box office. Since the movie is extending for another week, we can safely say that it will cross the $350 million mark. Although when we talk about the worldwide collection, this movie has already collected more than $550 million and should easily cross the $600 mark by the weekend.
This movie was produced with a $250 million budget and it has crossed that mark easily. When we talk about the first installation of the movie, it collected $700 million on a domestic level and $1.3 billion globally.
At the end of the movie, there were no after-credits but just a message that Black Panther will be back. So, Marvel fans are already anticipating what would happen and how much they have to wait for.