Black Panther is already a cultural phenomenon, sweeping the country and racing to global box office dominance. You can’t not see it! Common Sense suggests 12+ for this new icon of popular culture.
There’s plenty to discuss about this breakthrough re-mastered mythology of one of Marvel’s characters. Kids can think about what it would be like to grow up without seeing anyone that looks like them in media representations. And, there’s much to review about race relations in our contemporary culture. Director Ryan Coogler had several hits coming into this production (Creed, Fruitvale Station), making this his third picture with Michael Jordan.