Although exact studio estimates were not available at press time, Black Panther didn’t have to do much on Saturday to nab the record. The film ended Friday having earned $659.3 million domestically to Titanic’s $659.5 million. Although only two films remain ahead of it now, they’re pretty far in front. 2015’s Avatar is No. 2 at $760.5 million.is No. 1 at $936.7 million and 2009’s
Last week, The Avengers to become the .to become the tenth-highest-grossing worldwide release of all time. It also recently passed 2012’s
After opening in late January, the film won the weekend box-office crown for five straight weekends, before finally falling to. It enjoyed the second-biggest opening weekend for a Marvel Studios film, after The Avengers, and it’s only the fourth film to in each of its first two weekends.
The film starsas Black Panther/T’Challa, the superpowered leader of the African nation of Wakanda, and also stars , Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira and Letitia Wright.
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