Oscars 2019:Black Panther Makes History
23 January 2019 Entertainment
The Academy Awards, otherwise known as the Oscars are the pinnacle of Film and Cinema in the world and as the nominees for this year’s edition are here,some are out there making a first time history.
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Ryan Coogler’s ‘Black Panther’ has emerged the first superhero movie to get nominated for the ‘Best Picture’ category of the prestigious Oscar award.
The nomination is a first since the last 90 editions of The Oscars.
At the 2018 edition of The Oscars, James Mangold’s “Logan” became the first superhero movie to receive recognition in the writing categories.
In the same vein, ‘Black Panther’ joins “Avatar” and “Titanic” as the third-highest grossing best picture nominee ever with $700 million in domestic box office receipts and a worldwide accumulated of $1.3 billion.
The Marvel’s superhero film was also nominated for six other categories namely best costume design, best original score, best original song, best production design, best sound editing, and best sound mixing.