“Black Panther” can’t stop exceeding expectations.
Ryan Coogler’s movie, starring Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o and Angela Bassett, is currently tracking to bring in $165 million during its opening weekend, according to the Hollywood Reporter.
That would put “Black Panther” among the top five or six openings for a superhero movie, including “The Avengers” ($207.4 million), “Avengers: Age of Ultron” ($191.3 million), “Captain America: Civil War” ($179.1 million), “Iron Man 3” ($174.1 million), “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” ($166 million) and “The Dark Knight Rises” ($160.9 million).
The movie has also sold more advance IMAX tickets than any other Marvel movie, IMAX Entertainment CEO Greg Foster told Variety.
“Black Panther,” which currently boasts a 97% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, premieres in theaters Friday….
I’m sure Donald Trump isn’t gonna want to sit down to see this movie, eh?