AMC CEO Adam Aron: ‘Wakanda Forever’ second biggest hit only to ‘Top Gun: Maverick’
AMC Entertainment president and CEO Adam Aron discusses the potential for ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ and the Christmas movie season on ‘The Claman Countdown.’
It was a big weekend at the box office for "Black Panther: Wakanda Forever," raking in more than $180 million in ticket sales across the United States and Canada, per The Walt Disney Co.
The film was viewed in more than 4,396 theaters across North America, bringing in $84 million on its opening day.
The highly-anticipated sequel film to Marvel Studio's "Black Panther" from 2018 brought in an additional $150 million from 50 territories, bringing the total earnings to $330 million.
It was the second-biggest opening of 2022, only falling short to "Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness," another Marvel production, released in May.