Ryan Coogler takes up the story of the nation of Wakanda with a lengthy tale centered on loss, conflict, and the dangers of capitalist ambition.
Wakanda isn’t just home to the long-awaited regents T’Chaka and T’Challa. Marvel’s colorful African nation is also the birthplace of wise Ramonda, queen, wife and mother of monarchs, Shuri, local princess and head of the Wakandan Design Group for technological innovations, and Okoye, leader of The Dora Milaje, the nation’s special forces
Ryan Coogler, director and co-writer of ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ with Joe Robert Cole, highlights this Bestowing Angela Bassett, Letitia Wright and Danai Gurira the prominence they deserve but, as in the rest of the film, the success ends up suffocated between plots that are not entirely refined, eternal underlining and an obligatory tone of mourning that no one seems to have overcome.
The sad passing of Chadwick Boseman has marked his peers as the MCU machine moves on, and as such, the presentation plans of its revamped new villain and the arc of the affliction of a people have collided in a mammoth footage that hides vibranium nuggets inside.
And it is that ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ enters through the eyes. It’s a visually appealing experience that, graced by Ludwig Göransson’s inspired soundtrack, includes action sequences that will satisfy those who also don’t need to place the title among the best superhero movies but, on the other hand, it’s a shame that it didn’t make it. could better polish the result.
Namor’s ingenious turnaround, from the umpteenth version of an Atlantean king to a godlike mutant from a Mesoamerican village, fails to shine on either. a submerged environment that is guessed much more interesting than what is shownpointing to a future success that, for the moment, remains veiled between murky waters and repetitive conversations.
It is surprising that Kevin Feige’s severe direction has overlooked fringes such as the messy returns of Martin Freeman and Lupita Nyong’o, the insulting presentation of Dominique Thorne as Ironheart or the forced conclusion in the middle of the final climax that, once again, makes us think that the loss of a loved one has complicated a script that, in other circumstances, would have been a success.
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Address: Ryan Coogler Distribution: Letitia Wright, Angela Bassett, Winston Duke, Danai Gurira, Florence Kasumba, Lupita Nyong’o, Tenoch Huerta Country: USA Year: 2022 Release date: 11–11-2022 Gender: Action Script: Ryan Coogler, Joe Robert Cole Duration: 161 min.
Synopsis: Queen Ramonda, Shuri, M’Baku, Okoye, and the Dora Milaje fight to protect their nation from the world powers that intervene after the death of King T’Challa. As the Wakandans grapple with their next chapter, the heroes must unite with the help of War Dog Nakia and Everett Ross and forge a new path for the Wakandan kingdom while Namor emerges as a new threat.