Black Panther has dominated the box office for five consecutive weekends. It has as of 24 hours ago reached $1.2 billion at the box office. On Tuesday the blockbuster film became the most talked about movie on Twitter.
The social media network confirmed that Black Panther was tweeted about more than 35 million times. Previous record holder Star Wars: The Force Awakens was demoted to second place, while Star Wars: The Last Jedi finished in third place.
According to The Guardian, the most frequently used hashtags included #BlackPanther, #Wakanda, and #WakandaForever. The movie got plenty of mentions on the social platform. Rapper Kendrick Lamar and Michelle Obama were pivotal supporters in spreading the message on Twitter.