Since the first time I ever saw a motion picture — Disney’s Pinocchio — I have seldom had the desire to see the same film twice on the big screen of a movie theater. That was not the case with the 2018 movie Black Panther. No, I did not go to the theater to see it twice — I went three times.
The blockbuster saga, starring Chadwick Boseman as the king of the secret kingdom of Wakanda, captured my imagination in the same way movies did when I was a child. I could not wait to see the much-anticipated Black Panther sequel.
Unfortunately, if there is ever a sequel, it will have to be made without Boseman in the title role. The world was shocked to hear the news of Boseman’s recent death at age 43 following his private, four-year battle with advanced stage colorectal cancer.
This tragic event