‘BLACK PANTHER’ BREAKS R100 MLN BOX OFFICE IN SA
CAPE TOWN — In its ninth weekend of release, Marvel Studios’
Black Panther crossed R100 million at the local box office with takings of nearly R101,2 million to date, becoming the first film to achieve this record in South Africa. This record builds on Black Panther’s list of achievements on the African continent. In its fifth weekend of release (March 16-18), the film became the all-time top-grossing film in South Africa, adding to its previous records of the highest Saturday and February opening weekend and, of course, the biggest superhero film of all time.
The film was also the highest grossing film yet in East and West Africa.