By Kevin Gray
Marvel's Black Panther had another busy weekend at the box office while passing some major milestones for super hero movies. The movie has been #1 at the domestic box office for five straight weeks, losing the top spot this past weekend to Pacific Rim Uprising.
As far as those milestones, Black Panther took down some of it's Marvel siblings in the process. The first milestone was reached Saturday (March 24) as Black Panther became the highest grossing super hero movie in U.S. history, over taking 2012's The Avengers, which grossed $623.4 million.
The second milestone came on Sunday (March 25) as Black Panther became the third highest grossing superhero movie Worldwide all-time, amassing $1.237 billion, surpassing Iron Man 3. Black Panther is now just behind The Avengers ($1.5 billion) and Avengers: Age of Ultron ($1.4 billion).