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Idris Elba Is Seriously In the Running to Play the Next James Bond

Idris Elba Is Seriously In the Running to Play the Next James Bond

by Jessica Bennett   Aug 10, 2018

Idris Elba’s name has been mentioned to play the next James Bond since the Sony email leak of 2014. Fans of the Black Brit... Read More

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‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Has Biggest Box Office Opening of All Time

by Teddy Grant   Apr 30, 2018

Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War was a juggernaut at the worldwide box office, amassing $630 million in its opening weekend. The feat shattered Universal Picture’s Fate of... Read More

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‘Black Panther’ Sinks ‘Titanic’ to Become Third Highest Grossing Film in North America

by Teddy Grant   Apr 09, 2018

Black Panther dominance at the box office is winding down, but it’s still doing major numbers for Disney. The Ryan Coogler flick has made... Read More

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‘Black Panther’ Grosses Almost $20 Million in One Day in China

by Teddy Grant   Mar 09, 2018

Who said Black-themed movies couldn’t do well overseas? Black Panther brought in almost $20 million to the Chinese box office in one day, according to... Read More

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Black Panther Dominates in Second Weekend, Crosses $700 Million at Global Box Office

by Teddy Grant   Feb 26, 2018

There is no stopping Marvel’s Black Panther.  The Ryan Coogler directed flick grossed $112 million in its second weekend, exceeding Sunday’s initial estimates by $3... Read More

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‘Black Panther’ Surpasses ‘Straight Outta Compton’ as Top Grossing Film by a Black Director

by Jessica Bennett   Feb 19, 2018

Marvel’s Black Panther is continuing to break records, now becoming the top-grossing film in history by a Black director. Ryan Coogler’s smash hit surpassed... Read More

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‘Black Panther’ Shatters U.K. Box Office Record

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 16, 2018

Black Panther isn’t just the highly anticipated film of the year here in the U.S. According to Express, the Ryan Coogler-directed film smashed records on... Read More

‘Jumanji’ Remake Tops $855M

‘Jumanji’ Remake Tops $855M

by Team Ebony   Feb 07, 2018

For the fourth time in seven weeks, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle claimed the top weekend spot for movies. The film was released in December, and... Read More

'Compton' raps $56.1M at weekend box office

Straight Outta Compton Rules the Box Office

by #teamEBONY   Aug 17, 2015

Straight Outta Compton and into the history books. The N.W.A. biopic broke records with its $56.1 million haul at the weekend box office, more... Read More

The Butler

The Butler Wins Box Office

by #teamEBONY   Aug 19, 2013

The butler did it. Despite a clutch of new films in theaters this weekend, Lee Daniels' The Butler topped them all, serving up $25... Read More