We are home.>> Astonishing, incredible, and a cultural phenomenon. Just some of the high praise critics and fans are heaping on Black Panther, Marvel's latest flick, which is already breaking records.>> You get to decide.>> The film which focuses on an African superhero Black Panther, played by Chadwick Bozman, has racked up more presales of tickets than any Marvel film before it.
And is expected to make as much as $120 million on its opening weekend alone. At the movie's premiere in LA Monday night, costar Daniel Kaluuya, who was recently nominated for best actor at the Oscars for the horror flick Get Out, said this film has the same elements to break the boundaries of cinema.
I've never seen an African superhero movie ever. And I mean in the of James Bond as well, like in that kind of so it's exciting to see what happens next.>> Hopefully it changes the general idea of what being an African is. I think too oftentimes you see Africa as a place that is wanting and here it's a place you want to go.
>> The movies almost entirely black cast is directed by Ryan Koogler who also directed Creed.>> I'm really nervous now, because the work is done. Now you just show it. The whole people are into it, you know what I mean?>> And if the roars of approval on twitter are a sign of what's to come, crowds should be flocking to the theatres on February 16th when the film opens to audiences in the US.