Black Panther (2018)

PG-13  |   |  Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

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T'Challa, the King of Wakanda, rises to the throne in the isolated, technologically advanced African nation, but his claim is challenged by a vengeful outsider who was a childhood victim of T'Challa's father's mistake.



  • Michael B. Jordan and Daniel Kaluuya in Black Panther (2018)
  • Angela Bassett and Chadwick Boseman in Black Panther (2018)
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  • Chadwick Boseman and Lupita Nyong'o in Black Panther (2018)
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There are only two white actors: Andy Serkis and Martin Freeman, who both starred in the Lord of the Rings films. One anonymous observer has suggested the casting choice could have been intended to have 'Tolkein' (token) white actors, a word play on... ...


N'Jadaka: Tell me a story, baba.
N'Jobu: What story, my son?
N'Jadaka: About home.
N'Jobu: Millions of years ago, a meteorite made of vibranium, the strongest substance in the universe, struck the continent of Africa, affecting the plant life around it. And when the time of men came, ...


Since Wakanda is a landlocked African country hidden due to their technological advancements and isolated from the rest of the world, and since it was implied that Erik Killmonger, despite having Wakandan heritage, was raised in the United States for most of his life; it doesn't make sense how Killmonger could have perfectly navigated his way to Wakanda by airplane - from South Korea, no less. Wakanda is known to the rest of the world as an isolated poor third world country, only the technologically advanced parts of the country are hidden. The BBC news at the start of the movie mentions Wakanda and the King of Wakanda was killed at the UN in Captain America Civil War. Also, recall that Killmonger spent plenty of time with Ulysses Klaue, who had successfully been in and out of Wakanda, combined with the fact that he knew quite a bit about Wakanda from his father N'Jobu.

Crazy Credits

The main credits for the people of Wakanda are colored according to the tribe:


Plot Summary

Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi


Release Date:

16 February 2018


Swahili, Nama, English, Xhosa, Korean

Country of Origin


Box Office


$200,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$9,539,422 (Brazil) (16 February 2018)


$578,376,528 (USA) (15 March 2018)

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