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BLACK PANTHER MOVIE 2
Q1.
The Black Panther movie is culturally significant because of several reasons. Firstly, the
movie shows the African culture and heritage, distorting the media stereotyping of the Africa
culture and people of African descent. The superhero blockbuster has an all-black cast, director,
soundtrack, and a black African storyline. Secondly, the movie displays and depicts positive
aspects of the African culture like beauty through its cast, courage, and the ingenuity of Africans
and even those in Diaspora. The film has Black superheroes, black scientists and style,
technology, and color. The movie is also culturally significant through the use of languages as it
is based in Africa and characters speak some of the African dialects that are translated in the
subtitles. The use of African dialects and characters speaking English using their local accent is
aimed at preserving the African culture. Characters like Erik Killmonger seek their cultural roots
when he goes to Wakanda to know their Black history. Again, the movie depicts different
African tribes who live together and speak different African dialects.
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Black superheroes are important in Hollywood movies as they demystify the cultural
myths associated with blackness in the history of the United States and the world. Black
superheroes in Hollywood films demonstrate that black culture is a respectable, imaginative and
also powerful way of expressing black superheroes. Through this film, Hollywood is
demonstrating that black superheroes are no longer sidekicks or conceived out of dire situations.
The black superheroes in this movie like T’Challa illustrate black royalty and legacy of offering
protection to their subjects irrespective of the oppression and historical injustices that the race
has endured over time. The use of black superheroes in movie production is an attempt by

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Running head: BLACK PANTHER MOVIE 1 Black Panther Movie Name Grade Course Tutor’s Name Date BLACK PANTHER MOVIE 2 Q1. The Black Panther movie is culturally significant because of several reasons. Firstly, the movie shows the African culture and heritage, distorting the media stereotyping of the Africa culture and people of African descent. The superhero blockbuster has an all-black cast, director, soundtrack, and a black African storyline. Secondly, the movie displays and depicts positive aspects of the African culture like beauty through its cast, courage, and the ingenuity of Africans and even those in Diaspora. The film has Black superheroes, black scientists and style, technology, and color. The movie is also culturally significant through the use of languages as it is based in Africa and characters speak some of the African dialects that are translated in the subtitles. The use of African dialects and characters speaking English using their local accent is aimed at preserving the African culture. Characters like Erik Killmonger seek their cultural roots when he goes to Wakanda to know their Black history. Again, the movie depicts different African tribes who live toget ...
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