With less than two weeks until the release of the highly anticipated Black Panther, fans have eagerly been awaiting the the critics’ response to the movie. Last week, after the world premiere, those lucky enough to see the film gave us their brief first impressions (most being positive).
Rotten Tomatoes’ Twitter account tweeted out last night that they will be releasing the official Tomatometer score today.
— Rotten Tomatoes (@RottenTomatoes) February 6, 2018
Traditionally, it is a good sign if a film lifts it’s review embargo early; as it shows the studios’ have faith in their movie. Rotten Tomatoes scores have been rather surprising and highly debated for some of last year’s big blockbusters (Star Wars: The Last Jedi and Justice League both ended with large gaps between critic and audience responses.)
Black Panther is currently holding at a 100% Critic Rating with a 97% Audience Rating making it the highest critically rated Marvel film so far. The firm has 50 positive reviews and 0 negative reviews.
The Marvel Cinematic Universe films has yet to receive a “rotten” status from Rotten Tomatoes.
‘Black Panther’ hits theaters on February 16th, 2018. Click here to get your tickets!