In honor of Black History Month Walt Disney is showing the Marvel block buster Black Panther for FREE at participating AMC Theaters.

According to their website, the Academy Award – nominated and SAG winner will be celebrating Black History Month and return back to the big screen for a one week engagement from February 1 – 7 at all participating AMC Theaters including the one in Tyler.

The Walt Disney Company will also give an additional $1.5 million grant to support UNCF in their mission to help minority students with their college education.

Robert A. Iger, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Walt Disney Company said in a statement,

Black Panther is groundbreaking for many reasons, including the rich diversity of voices behind its success.  The story also showcases the power of knowledge to change the world for the better, and the importance of ensuring everyone has access to it. We’re proud to provide thousands of free screenings of Black Panther in hopes it will continue to inspire audiences, and to support UNCF with a $1.5 million grant to make the dream of higher education a reality for more students.

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