Marvel’s Black Panther is set to rewrite the record books during its opening weekend. February is typically a modest month at the box office, but one major exception to that rule was Deadpool in 2016. Even though the raunchy superhero comedy was R-rated, not released in 3D, and banned in the lucrative market of China, it was a monumental success, earning $783.1 million worldwide against a $58 million budget. In terms of the domestic numbers, the film’s three-day debut of $132.4 million blew the previous mark ($85.1 million by Fifty Shades of Grey) out of the water. For the four-day Presidents Day weekend that year, Deadpool made an astonishing $152.1 million.
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