Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is not as fresh and unexpected as Vol. 1 – how could it be?
Instead, Vol. 2 follows the Star Wars plan of taking the characters who came together in Vol. 1 and separating them into unexpected combinations to dig into who they are – while engaging in explosive hijinx and, yes, saving the galaxy (and probably the universe), again.
Ryan Coogler’s Black Panther has begun production.
Following the events of Captain America: Civil War, Prince T’Challa (Chadwick Boseman) returns home to Wakanda to take his place as King.
The Marvel Studios production also stars Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira, Martin Freeman, Daniel Kaluuya, Angela Bassett and Forest Whitaker. Coogler directs from a script he co-wrote with Joe Robert Cole.
Marvel’s Black Panther is slated to premiere on February 16th, 2018. Further details follow…
Bolstered by franchise hits from Lucasfilm, Marvel and Pixar – along with solo hits from Disney and Walt Disney Animation Studios, The Walt Disney Studios will be the first studio to surpass the $7 billion mark in theatrical grosses some time today.
Coming into today, the combined grosses from all Disney-owned studios sat at $6,988.3 million.
For details on how Disney reached this milestone, read on.