Success keeps coming for Shang-Chi and the legend of the ten rings – 95%, the latest Marvel Studios movie. Despite numerous negative forecasts, this film has managed to stand out above the other titles, accumulating a remarkable sum of money in its first days of release and silencing those who made fun of its future. Although it is not the best film that the MCU has presented, it does rise above many other blockbusters. The numbers of Shang-chi they are so stable that very soon it could surpass Black Widow – 87%.
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The movie introduces us to Shang-chi, a young martial arts expert who traveled to the United States to build a new life for himself. But the past catches up with him and he must go back in his footsteps, reconnect with his father and listen to an unreal proposal about his deceased mother. The road pushes Shang-chi towards an incredible adventure in which we will have many close combat, action and fantasy. The film was well received by fans of the MCU and received very positive reviews from the press, making it a somewhat unexpected surprise of 2021.
However, Black widow had a very different performance. The film garnered mixed reviews and plummeted on the second weekend, allowing other titles to climb to the top of the competition. The MCU fandom was not satisfied with the great farewell of Black Widow and even feels a bit bitter about the goodbye that Tony Stark received in Avengers: Endgame – 95%. For its part, Shang-chi maintains such a solid pace that in the next few days it could rise above Black widow.
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According to Box Office Mojo, Shang-Chi and the legend of the ten rings It has raised US $ 320 million globally so far, an impressive sum considering the short time it has been running and the pandemic conditions that are still present in many parts of the world. Secondly, Black widow she stayed at US $ 377 million, so it would not be strange to hear very soon that the martial arts master defeated her in theaters. There are few fans who agree that it is one of the best Marvel Studios movies in recent years.
What’s more, Shang-chi could also outperform Black widow at the local box office in the United States. Right now he has US $ 176 million, while his partner with US $ 186 million. According to The Wrap, The Legend of the Ten Rings raised almost US $ 6 million just last Friday at the local box office, so in the following days it will surely impact with greater profits.
It’s been a very long road until the release of Shang-Chi and the legend of the ten rings in theaters, but we finally have the opportunity to know the story that Marvel Studios has been preparing for the character. This film will become a bastion for the Asian-American community in the major leagues of Hollywood, seeking to eliminate all those stereotypes that at some point surrounded these people in the United States. Fans are eager to see Shang-chi and company once again, so Marvel Studios won’t hesitate to bring them back for a sequel and maybe they’ll make an appearance in the next Avengers movie.
The next installment from Marvel Studios is Eternals and will hit theaters on November 5. Can it become the highest grossing of 2021, beating Shang-chi and Black widow?
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