First Reviews of Black Panther Are in on Twitter

Posted by January 30, 2018 Comment

The world premiere of Marvel’s next superhero epic Black Panther just ended in Hollywood, and Twitter is on fire right now.  Reviews are pouring in on the #BlackPanther hashtag, READ AT YOUR OWN PERRIL, not everyone will respect the “spoiler embargo” that Marvel requests ’til widespread release.

Some notable ones we thought we’d share with you (yes, we’re waiting for some of the Marvel regulars to post about it) because we’re just as hyped as you are:

Geeks of Color started off with some pretty high praise:

And quickly followed it up with this:

 James Gunn finally tweeted his thoughts:

ReBecca Theodore-Vachon (Film/TV contributor Entertainment Weekly, Forbes, NYTimes, Roger Ebert The Urban Daily) posted this simple tweet:

But then her thread of gifs is everything:

Editor-in-Chief for ScreenJunkies Roth Cornet said:

Huffington Post Black Voices associate editor Taryn Finley said:

While IndieWire senior film critic David Ehrlich had a really strange backhanded compliment:

Entertainment Tonight video producer and host Ash Crossan said:

Collider Editor-In-Chief Steven Weintraub said:

Jen Yamato of the LA Times said:

Nate Brail had some great things to say:

Adam B. Vary of Buzzfeed said:

Peter Sciretta, owner/editor at Slashfilm said:

SUPER IMPORTANT: There is a post-credits scene (duh, it’s Marvel guys, you should really know better by now):

Variety is running their own set of links and reactions, which you can read here.

(Last Updated January 30, 2018 10:22 am )

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Bleeding Cool News Editor Mary Anne Butler (Mab, for short) has been part of the fast-paced world of journalism since she was 15, getting her start in album reviews and live concert coverage for a nationally published (print) music magazine. She eventually transitioned to online media, writing for such sites as UGO/IGN, ComicsOnline, Geek Magazine, Ace of Geeks, Aggressive Comix (where she is still Editor-in-Chief), and most recently Bleeding Cool.



Over the past 10 years, she’s built a presence at conventions across the globe as a cosplayer (occasionally), photographer (constantly), panelist and moderator (mostly), and reporter (always). 



Interviews, reviews, observations, breaking news, and objective reporting are the name of the game for the founder of Harkonnen Knife Fight, a Dune-themed band with an international presence. 



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