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Although the movie filters into the greater landscape of the Marvel Universe, what makes this movie different is that it championed African traditions, cultures, music and languages becoming the top-grossing film in history by a black director (Ryan Coogler) and featuring a largely black cast.

Boseman portrays King T'Challa, ruler of Wakanda, a technologically advanced society, who conflicts with Michael B. Jordan's Eric Killmonger, who intends to take over the throne. The film, which carries an estimated $200 million production cost, had been tracking to bring in between an impressive $100 and $120 million when first estimates emerged on January 25.

"Black Panther" burst past industry projections and will set a record with $192 million in ticket sales by the close of business Sunday evening, an analyst said Sunday.

Letitia Wright plays Shuri in new movie Black Panther, which raked in $192m in its opening weekend.

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Thanks to Presidents' Day in the USA on Monday, "Black Panther's" estimated earnings were boosted to a stratospheric $218 million - crushing "Deadpool's" 2016 Presidents' Day record of $152.1 million.

James Corden voices the lead bunny which feuds with garden owner Domhnall Gleeson for the affections of sweet-hearted neighbor Rose Byrne. Mixing live actors with computer-generated animation, it brought in an estimated $22.1 million over the holiday weekend for total earnings of $53.1 million. The last instalment of the fifty shades trilogy earned $161 million worldwide in its first eight days.

Sony's ninth weekend of its durable action-comedy "Jumanji: Welcome to Jungle" finished fourth with $10 million at 2,800 venues.


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