Here’s how Twitter is reacting to “Black Panther”

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It stars Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan and Lupita Nyong'o. The director is Ryan Coogler, whose credits include "Creed" and "Fruitvale Station." Filmmakers began working on the action flick as early as 1992. It began filming in Atlanta, Georgia in 2016. Kendrick Lamar produced the soundtrack. The trailer was viewed 89 million times within a day of its debut. Opening Feb. 16, it will have a "cross-nation release" in Africa, a first for a Disney film.

Wakanda-mania is here.

Movie and comic fans are flocking to see “Black Panther,” and Twitter loves it.

Here's what people are saying on social media after their hot-ticket movie experience. "Black Panther" was filmed in Georgia.

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"Welcome to Wakanda!"

After this, we suspect Wakanda’s population will increase 100-fold.

Many fans are wearing African clothing to the film, boosting sales at some retailers and designers.

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