Black Panther, Spider-Verse Win Big at Rotten Tomatoes Awards

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Every year, Rotten Tomatoes compiles a list of the most highly-rated films and TV shows of the year for its Golden Tomato Awards. The 20th Golden Tomato Awards saw quite a number of comic book adaptations heading the pack for the very first time.

Ryan Coogler's Black Panther, the much-celebrated blockbuster that's racked up a lot of nominations heading into awards season, was named 2018's Best Wide-Release Movie, as well as the Best Comic Book/Graphic Novel Movie. Armando Iannucci's The Death of Stalin was the second highest-rated comic book adaptation of the year, followed by Ant-Man and the WaspAvengers: Infinity War and Deadpool 2.

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On the animated side of things, Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse won Best Animated Movie at the 20th Golden Tomato Awards. According to the website, the animated movie is the fourth best reviewed wide-release movie of the year. This latest accolade follows Into the Spider-Verse's win for Best Animated Feature Film at the 76th Golden Globe Awards.

Black Panther and Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse are not the only offerings based on Marvel characters to win big at this year's Golden Tomatoes Awards. Daredevil Season 3 was also named the Best Reviewed Superhero Show of 2018.

Directed by Ryan Coogler, Black Panther is currently available on Digital HD, DVD and Blu-ray.

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Directed by Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey and Rodney Rothman, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse stars Shameik Moore, Brian Tyree Henry, Jake Johnson, Mahershala Ali, Hailee Steinfeld, Liev Schreiber, Luna Lauren Velez, Lily Tomlin, Nicolas Cage, John Mulaney and Kimiko Glenn. The film is in theaters now.

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