|Directed by||:||Ryan Coogler||Produced by||:||Kevin Feige||Based on||:||Black Panther by Stan Lee Jack Kirby||Starring||:||Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong'o, Danai Gurira, Martin Freeman, Daniel Kaluuya, Letitia Wright, Winston Duke||Production company||:||Marvel Studios||Distributed by||:||Walt Disney Studios, Motion Pictures|
"Black Panther" sets trend of renting out theaters for private screenings
ERIE, PA - A local leaders from one fraternity, Omega Psi Phi, Zeta Phi Chapter, rented out an entire theater for the 7:15pm screening of Black panther at tinseltown in Summit Township.
Black Panther is Marvel's latest super hero installment to hit the big screen. The movie is about a prince returning to a fictional african kingdom to take his rightful place as king.
Simple enough, but the movie features a cast of predominately African-American actors and many strong women putting many traditional aspects of blockbuster super hero movies to rest.
The group offered the community discounted tickets, just 99 cents a piece. More than 140 people attended the event saying this movie represents a historical moment for African Americans and their representation in mainstream media.