Chadwick Boseman teams up with the Russos again for first post-Black Panther starring role

According to Deadline, Avengers: Infinity War directors Joe and Anthony Russo are reuniting with Chadwick Boseman (the Black Panther himself) for 17 Bridges, an action thriller that they’re producing with Boseman and STXfilms. This news comes just a day after this very website put together an exhaustive list of every…

Explore one of SNL's most reliable sketches in this oral history of Black Jeopardy

Over the years, Saturday Night Live has had a number of sketches that are consistently entertaining every time the sets get pulled out of storage, but one of the most reliable sketches of the modern era is Black Jeopardy, a straightforward gag that manages to be surprisingly unique in each iteration. Vulture has put…

Chadwick Boseman gave his Best Hero MTV Award to real-life hero James Shaw Jr.

Tonight’s broadcast of the MTV Movie & TV Awards has already been largely dominated by Marvel’s Black Panther, but star Chadwick Boseman took it a step further by proving why he deserves to be the king. Boseman won the Best Hero award—beating out Emilia Clarke, Gal Gadot, Daisy Ridley, and Grant Gustin (who should be…

Black Panther is one of Marvel's best and most dramatically complex movies

A.V. Club film editor A.A. Dowd and staff critic Ignatiy Vishnevetsky return to discuss the latest—and one of the greatest—from Marvel Studios, Black Panther. Directed by Creed and Fruitvale Station’s Ryan Coogler, Black Panther veers from the template established by Marvel’s previous 18 films by introducing a…

The entertaining and ambitious Black Panther breaks from the Marvel formula

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It’s taken a decade and 18 films, but the Marvel Cinematic Universe has finally produced a superhero movie that feels like it was ripped from the pages of a comic book. Ditching the MCU’s familiar roster of heroes (they don’t get as much as a mention) along with many of the basics of the Marvel film formula, Ryan…

Here’s everything you should know before seeing Black Panther

Black Panther ascends to the throne on February 16, when director Ryan Coogler will make his Afrofuturist-inspired contribution to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Black Panther is the first spin-off for the Marvel character, but as with all things in the MCU, he’s already carrying a lot of baggage. So The A.V. Club …

Hey Chicago, Chance The Rapper bought you tickets to see Marshall today

Ordinarily, we’d take the time to make some kind of joke about how you’ll be taking your chances on a movie ticket giveaway, but if you’re in Chicago, the clock is ticking on the opportunity to see Marshall for free. Chance The Rapper has bought out two 3 p.m. showings at Chicago theaters: the Kerasotes Chicago…