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Black Panther Reviews

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November 15, 2018
Black Panther displays all the best elements of the previous Marvel films while also improving upon the formula stylistically and in terms of character strength, particularly the Killmonger, the best villain we've yet seen in this universe.
Full Review | Original Score: A+
November 12, 2018
Black Panther was an entertaining and enlightening film to watch. This film delivers on all levels from the amazing costumes and set pieces all the way down...
November 6, 2018
Ryan Coogler infused this epic superhero story with a distinctly black identity that is fiercely proud and unafraid to confront the failings of American culture when it comes to the treatment of African-Americans.
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
November 5, 2018
Black Panther is a quintessential superhero film, and an above-average one at that, but it isn't a cinematic revelation.
November 3, 2018
With the prowess and stealth of a jungle cat, BLACK PANTHER pounces into the Marvel canon with exhilarating, action-packed, edge of your seat excitement and entertainment!
November 1, 2018
A historic landmark of representation and inclusion on the big screen.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
October 31, 2018
Within its limited remit, Black Panther is comfortably one of the best superhero films of recent years (not a difficult mantle), and further establishes Coogler's credentials.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
October 31, 2018
Early into the new year and Marvel have produced another truly exemplary outing - a refreshing change of style that'll have audiences begging for more
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
October 31, 2018
It goes above and beyond the expected MCU template...and sends a message of empowerment and progressivism that is desperately needed in today's culture.
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
October 31, 2018
[T]his is without a doubt one of the best Marvel Studios releases, and low-key feels like the beginning of something different for the company.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
October 31, 2018
Black Panther is all at once another formulaic superhero movie and a revolutionary achievement for modern blockbusters, introducing weighty elements such as racism, the African diaspora, and colonialism into the well worn superhero template.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
October 31, 2018
A genuine masterpiece of popcorn filmmaking that raises the bar really high for 2018 blockbusters and a near-perfect version of... well, itself.
Full Review | Original Score: 4
October 30, 2018
Part political thriller, part palace intrigue, and part superhero epic, Ryan Coogler has made an early-year blockbuster that's both visually stunning and profoundly personal.
Full Review | Original Score: A
October 30, 2018
It's not just a leap forward for representation of people of color or women in the superhero genre; it could be a leap forward for the genre as a whole.
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
October 29, 2018
It's a really good piece of pop entertainment. It may not be a revolutionary piece of filmmaking, but it's a revolutionary moment in representation on the screen and if you can't acknowledge that I don't know what to say to you.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
October 29, 2018
The world-building of Wakanda is wondrous.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
October 27, 2018
A film which may just be Marvel's boldest and most distinctive offering yet.
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
October 26, 2018
Black Panther is a solid, if far from perfect, superhero film, a Marvel flick with a muscular political backbone and a clear sense of its own identity.
October 25, 2018
This is a fully realized, stand-alone story with rich characters and a wonderful new world to explore.
Full Review | Original Score: A
October 21, 2018
As a rare leading man who isn't defined by toxic masculinity, T'Challa is surrounded by strong women whose feminine power fortifies, rather than antagonizes, his own masculinity.
Full Review | Original Score: 4.92/5
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