‘Black Panther’ Already Beat ‘Justice League's’ Total Box Office

February 20, 2018

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“Black Panther” is officially expected to make $235 million in its first four days in theaters over the long weekend, putting it ahead of opening weekends for blockbusters like “Jurassic World” and “The Avengers.”

That total would also beat last year’s “Justice League,” which brought in just $228.6 million at the domestic box office over its entire run.

“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” holds the box office record for a movie’s first four days at $288 million, with “The Last Jedi” at $241.5 million.

“Black Panther” stars Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o and Angela Bassett.

Here's the Top 10. . .


1.  "Star Wars: The Force Awakens", $248 million.


2.  "Star Wars: The Last Jedi", $220 million.


3.  "Jurassic World", $208.8 million.


4.  "The Avengers", $207.4 million.


5.  "Black Panther", $201.8 million.


6.  "Avengers: Age of Ultron", $191.3 million.


7.  "Captain America: Civil War", $179.1 million.


8.  2017's "Beauty and the Beast", $174.8 million.


9.  "Iron Man 3", $174.1 million.


10.  "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2", $169.2 million.