'Black Panther' Passes 'Titanic' To Become 3rd On All-Time Box Office List

'Black Panther' to Break Saudi Arabia's 35-Year Cinema Ban

On the whole, it's a good and hopeful sign for cinema lovers living in Saudi Arabia and according to fresh reports, it has also been announced that there will be more than 350 movie theaters across Saudi Arabia till 2030.

Nearly two months after debuting in theaters, "Black Panther" has officially sunk the $695 million box office record set by "Titanic", according to Friday's box office numbers.

Black Panther's success continues to challenge the myth that non-U.S. audiences have little interest in watching movies featuring predominantly black casts.

However, "Black Panther" current successful run could be in jeopardy when T'Challa and his crew return in "Avengers: Infinity War" out later this month.




The unstoppable powerhouse that is Marvel's Black Panther has officially become the third-biggest movie in United States box office history, sailing right past the previously unsinkable Titanic.

It's rare that solo films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe are such big box office hits, as opposed to the huge multi-hero franchises like the Avengers films.

If you're keeping track of the news in the last decade or so, that does mean Disney technically owns the top three highest-grossing films of all time in the United States. The film held onto the spot until it was surpassed by Cameron's next blockbuster film "Avatar" ($760.5m) and both were eventually passed by Disney's "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" ($936.6m), which still now holds the number one spot in the U.S. Well there is a new cat in town and the king of Wakanda just sank "Titanic".

Chadwick Boseman and Ryan Coogler at "Black Panther" screening.

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