Thursday, 22 February, 2018

Black Panther premieres in the Lakeside city

What Nigeria can learn from Black Panther's home country, Wakanda Marvel movie 'Black Panther' hopes for cultural shift
Nicole Thomas | 15 February, 2018, 16:15

"I went to Oxford to study, but I went to Howard and we were taught to respect our writers and our classics just as much and believe that it takes the same skill level and same technique and sometimes techniques that are a little bit different to pull that off", Boseman continued. Considering how excited some of those expectations were, that's pretty astonishing.

The much-anticipated Marvel superhero movie "Black Panther", the first to star a majority black cast, opens Friday. Director Ryan Coogler packed the film with empowered, valiant female characters. And that's on top of some surprising and occasionally hilarious pop culture references. Make sure to check the offered showtimes at your specific theater by using the above links before you buy your tickets! " and says the film's release comes as part of a growing trend in Hollywood". Now, if you didn't see the movie, spoiler alert, his dad is killed, and now he's returned to his home country to take his rightful place as the king.

The Disney movie, opening worldwide this week, tells the story of T'Challa/Black Panther (Chadwick Boseman), the new king of the futuristic, wealth-laden African nation Wakanda, who is challenged by factions within his own country.

Black Panther stars Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong'o, Danai Gurira, Martin Freeman, Daniel Kaluuya, Angela Bassett, Letitia Wright, Winston Duke, Florence Kasumba, Sterling K. Brown, Andy Serkis and John Kan.

The Black Panther himself is already available in "Lego Marvel Superheroes 2" as an unlockable character, perhaps owing to his role in the "Avengers" series that the game adapted.

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"When I was growing up and I tried drawing a black superhero called the Falcon, I was trying to draw him, and yet I was drawing his nose straight all the time...because I was used to drawing Spiderman, the Hulk, and Superman".

Manoj Muntashir, who wrote the Hindi dialogues of both Baahubali and Black Panther, is not the only common factor between these two movies. Black Panther does that exceptionally well.

Even though a central aspect of most superhero movies is non-stop action, there were several humorous moments in "Black Panther" - in true Marvel spirit.

I saw Black Panther in a special screening some time back and was blown away by it.

"But your friend quite possibly could be right, or I'm maybe having a brain fart here and just can't remember".

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