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'Black Panther,' already a cultural moment, is about to shatter movie business assumptions

Laura Martin, an analyst with Needham & Co., said Marvel has more options than Lucasfilm because it has a “broader panoply” of characters compared with those from the Star Wars universe. Case in point, Marvel has been mining lesser-known heroes such as Doctor Strange and Ant-Man, and doing huge business with them. With “Black Panther,” “Avengers: Infinity War” and “Ant-Man ...

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'Black Panther,' already a cultural moment, is about to shatter movie business assumptions

The fictional African land of Wakanda, which outsiders wrongly assume to be a Third World country, is the most technologically advanced nation on Earth in the Marvel comic book universe. This weekend, the new film about Wakanda’s protector, Black Panther, is also poised to destroy long-held assumptions about the movie business. All signs say Marvel Studios’ “Black Panther,” being released… ...

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Flight attendant reveals scary moment two planes almost crash with passengers ‘screaming’

Flight attendants have revealed many secrets over the years regarding life 30,000 feet in the air. What many may not realise is that they aren’t just there to serve passengers, but are mainly onboard for safety and keeping passengers calm. One flight attendant has revealed the terrifying moment they realised they were about to crash into another plane when landing. ...

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Indie Focus: Women, men and the moment in 'Fifty Shades Freed,' 'Seeing Allred' and 'Permission'

In his review for The Times, Justin Chang wrote, “Dreadful though these movies may be, they can also elicit a broader, more complicated range of feelings than a lot of ostensibly better, more respectable movies manage. Which is another reason why giggling, a conveniently noncommittal, all-encompassing response, comes in handy. A giggle can express d… ENTERTAINMENT – Los Angeles Times

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