The fictional African nation of Wakanda profits from Vibranium. The real movie of “Black Panther” profits from ticket sales and merchandising.

We may not know the market share of the fictional metal. But now we know how much the movie has made: $1 billion — and rising.

As Denzel Washington predicted a month ago, the Ryan Coogler film can boast 10 figures in worldwide revenues.

“It is Disney’s 16th movie to make $1 billion or more, Deadline reported, following . Four other Marvel Cinematic Universe releases have hit that mark: “The Avengers,” “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” “Iron Man 3” and “Captain America: Civil War.” noted that “Black Panther” has grossed $562 million, “making it the No. 7 movie of all time in North America when not adjusted for inflation and surpassing ‘The Dark Knight’ to become the second-highest-grossing superhero movie in the United States.”

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