- "Black Panther" took in an estimated $108 million at the box office its second weekend in theaters.
- That's the second-best performance for a movie ever in its second weekend.
- It's also only the fourth movie ever to have a $100 million second weekend.
'Black Panther' earns $108 million at the box office in its 2nd weekend — the 2nd-best performance ever
"Black Panther" continues to wow at the domestic box office.
"Black Panther" has no signs of slowing down at the domestic box office.
The Disney/Marvel Studios hit scored an estimated $108 million this weekend, according to boxofficepro, making it the second-best performance ever (passing "Jurassic World," $106.5 million) for a movie's second weekend in theaters. Its domestic total is now $400 million.
This marks only the fourth movie ever to score a $100 million second weekend, joining "The Avengers," "Jurassic World," and "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." All three of those movies would go to earn lifetime box office returns of over $650 million domestically and over $1 billion worldwide (over $2 billion in the case of "The Force Awakens").
After taking the crown last weekend for best opening weekend ever for the month of February ($202 million) and best Presidents' Day weekend ever ($242 million), Ryan Coogler's "Black Panther" showed it wasn't going to be one of those movies that has a dramatic drop in sales its second weekend in theaters.
The movie took in an impressive $28.8 million on Friday and an incredible $47.6 million on Saturday. That proves that there's still a big audience for the movie and that folks are returning to theaters to see the movie multiple times.
"Black Panther" also didn't have much competition to worry about this weekend.
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