Black Panther Wakanda Forever Spoiler Discussion

On the November 14, 2022 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editorial director Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film editor Ben Pearson to have a spoiler discussion about Black Panther Wakanda Forever.

Opening Banter: Peter’s birthday was over the weekend. He went to the Wakanda Forever celebration at Disneyland.

In The News:

  • Black Panther Spoiler Discussion

    • The opening

      • Opening scene with T’challa dying
      • Opening marvel logo
      • Use of silence
    • Handling the grief
    • Wakanda
      • Other nations want their vibranium and using the death of their king as a time to strike
    • Shuri
      • Unable to cure t’challa 
      • Believes the black panther is the past
    • Namor
      • expedition is attacked and killed by a group of blue-skinned water-breathing superhumans led by Namor, with the CIA believing Wakanda to be responsible.
      • Blames wakanda for the vibranium race and gives ultimatum to deliver scientist responsible to him
      • underwater kingdom of Talokan
      • Namor proposes an alliance with Wakanda against the rest of the world but threatens to destroy Wakanda first if they refuse. 
    • Iron Heart
      • Riri williams, mit student
      • . Nakia helps Shuri and Williams escape, and Namor retaliates with an attack against the capital of Wakanda, during which Ramonda drowns saving Riri.
      • Williams creates an Iron Man-esque powered exoskeleton to aid the Wakandans.
    • Queen’s death
    • Everett Ross
      • Ross is arrested by his ex-wife and director of the CIA, Valentina Allegra de Fontaine, for secretly exchanging classified intelligence with the Wakandans.
    • Shuri becomes Black Panther
      •  Shuri reconstructs the heart-shaped herb and ingests it, gaining superhuman abilities and seeing a vision of Killmonger in the Ancestral Plane, who urges her to seek revenge. Shuri becomes new Black Panther.
    • M’Baku
      • In Shuri's absence, M'Baku steps forward to challenge for the throne.
    • Okoye
      • Will the Okoye show be about her and Aneka as the Midnight Angels?
    • Nakia
      • Shuri visits Nakia in Haiti where she burns her funeral ceremonial robe in accordance with Ramonda's wishes, allowing herself to finally grieve T'Challa. In a mid-credits scene, Shuri learns that Nakia had a son with T'Challa, named Toussaint, who Nakia has been raising in secret far from the pressure of the throne. Toussaint reveals his Wakandan name is T'Challa.
    • Don’t need to talk about these things but putting them here:
    • The Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Cameo You Never Saw, But Definitely Heard
    • Why Does Namor Say Imperius Rex In Black Panther: Wakanda Forever?
    • Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Ending Explained: All Things Must Pass
    • Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Credits Scene Explained: The Ones You Love Are Never Truly Gone
    • How Okoye's Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Journey Sets Up Her Disney+ Series


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