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Black Panther; A Contemporary Utopia Movie Review

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Black Panther Movie Review

Black Panther Movie Review

After becoming involved in the clashes between the martial factions of the Avengers in Captain America: Civil War, Prince T’Challa (Chadwick Boseman), now finds himself fighting for his crown. After the death of his father in a terrorist attack, he returns to his homeland Wakanda to face a series of adversaries which threatens his life as well as his country.

Black Panther Movie Review

The film begins in 1992 in Oakland with a visit to an apartment from the king of Wakanda. What plays out there sets the film in motion. Then we are transferred to the present time, where  T’Challa is about to undertake a bittersweet ritual before being crowned the new king of Wakanda. This crown means becoming the Black Panther, who protects Wakanda with heightened senses and abilities and an awesome superhero suit.

Black Panther Movie Review

Wakanda is known to be the poorest country in the world. But the truth is it has been hiding behind a cloak of deception for years. In reality Wakanda has been able to maintain a rural cover co-existing with incredible technology built on vibranium. It is a unique metal explained in the prologue before the opening credits.

Black Panther Movie Review

Enters Erik Killmonger (Michael B. Jordan), who, as his name suggests, kills a lot of people, all American attitude and entitlement. He wants everything Wakanda has and will stop at nothing to get it even if this means to kill T’Challa. Killmonger thinks Wakanda should use vibranium to trigger a race revolution and become the world’s master. He has his own personal reasons, which go beyond the political.

Black Panther Movie Review

Women are present and essential in the movie. General Okoye (Danai Gurira) is the tough-as-nails lead warrior defending the throne, while T’Challa’s little sister Shuri (Letitia Wright) is a brilliant scientist who supports Black Panther with the toys she comes up with in her lab. Nakia (Lupita Nyong’o), is a wise worrier. She is T’Challa’s lover and partner in battle.

Black Panther Movie Review

Here you go, you’ve got a deadly game of thrones movie with thrilling spies. A Marvel superhero movie which  means enormous battles and chaotic fighting. But the movie doesn’t get lost in these scenes. Computer-generated effects make some of the scenes look like a video game, with people in high-tech suits fighting in the air (Oh that’s a movie to watch in 3D goggles). Yet there’s beauty: the costuming, the set pieces, and the presence of beautiful natural rich African culture. Also characters die but not in the bloodless, cartoonish ways known in movies like this.

Black Panther Movie Review

Black Panther brings contemporary storyline without the excepted answers superhero movies often deliver with exciting action together in an outstanding movie that can please different types of viewers. In addition it sheds light on a current question: What is human’s role in the world today? T’Challa lays it out: “The wise build bridges, while the foolish build barriers.” It makes you wonder, is he addressing Trump or world leaders in general?

Black Panther Movie Review

The movie also depicts a modern utopia on different levels. First, not only it presents a black super hero as the savior, but also hope and the high opportunities in this movie are offered by people often wronged in real life and not well represented on screen. Second, it suggests the perfect image of future where man enjoys an environment friendly high tech life style. The land of Wakanda illustrates Planet Earth as a place where modern technology serves man evolution and also preserves nature.

Black Panther Movie Review

Black Panther movie combines superhero movie qualities from a thrilling story, impactful computer-generated scenes, with contemporary neat plot, besides it is the first Marvel Cinematic Universe film starring a black superhero. For all those reasons it is certainly remarkable. This film is a testament to excellence that cannot be denied.

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Grand Nile Tower: The Answer to Your Dreamy Wedding and the Place For A Memorable Night

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Your lifelong happiness with your loved one begins by having the perfect night for your big day and a dreamy wedding starts by choosing the right location.

Now, what would make the perfect scenario for your wedding? A fine culinary for starters, friendly service, beverage offering and most importantly a remarkable view. So, if you ask what would be the perfect scenario for a wedding? Grand Nile Tower Hotel is the answer, for its splendid view on the Nile and much more.

From effortless service in beautiful event spaces, to the finest culinary and beverage offerings in the most remarkable location in all of Cairo, Grand Nile Tower iconic hotel ensure memorable weddings for couples saying “yes” to a lifelong happiness.

The hotel offers you a panoramic Nile views at their elegant, shimmering ballrooms, magnificent decoration and celebratory menus, all of which help make your dream wedding come true. Now every event of any size can be an unforgettable and an exhilarating experience.

Grand Nile Tower is definitely the most breathtaking and desirable event venue in Egypt, offering you and your loved one luxurious ballrooms and outdoor venues with such spectacular views.

The elegantly appointed state-of-the-art facilities can accommodate gatherings of any size, with over 3,000 square meter of banqueting space situated on three floors overlooking the Nile and outfitted with high-tech multi-media facilities, lighting systems and sound equipment.

Farhaty Ballroom is the largest ballroom at Grand Nile Tower, and can accommodate up to 900 guests with a breathtaking floor to a glass window showcasing a stunning panoramic view of the Nile and a magnificent backdrop of Cairo.

Farhaty Ballroom

Akhnaton Ballroom featuring the same stunning Nile view, while Laylaty Ballroom and Nile Expo can cater for mid-sized events, seeing that it accommodates from 100 to 220 guests.

Now, if you’re looking for a totally different ambiance then King Tut Ballroom is the one for you, it has just been recently launched and is now the most unique ballroom in town, with its royal interiors and exceptional two level set up, upper circle and stage.

If a view of the Nile isn’t enough to satisfy your dreamy thoughts, then we highly recommend Marquise boat for a mesmerizing majestic Nile River views and lavish settings. You get to choose from limited time Marquise wedding packages starting from EGP 50,400 and catering to 100 guests.

Grand Nile Tower’s wedding specialists are there to help make your big day flawless through offering a full range of professional services, including flexible and diverse menus to suit all tastes.

Breathtaking views, spacious, flexible and exquisitely appointed facilities, superb support services make Grand Nile Tower the ideal venue for any event; large, medium or small, wedding or themed parties, gala dinners or receptions. Grand Nile Tower offers matchless banquet venues in Egypt.

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Dine High and Fine at Grand Nile’s Revolving Restaurant

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Grand Nile Tower is home to Cairo’s finest food and beverage outlets, offering authentic cuisines that cater to all tastes, and for those looking to spend a marvelous date night with a killer view then Grand Nile’s Revolving restaurant is the obvious choice for so many reasons but the view certainly tops all of them.

The Revolving Restaurant, which seats 140 for dinner every day, rotates a full 360 degrees over a period of one hour and 15 minutes. It is located on the 41st floor of Grand Nile Tower and this mesmerizing experience start at 7:00 PM. 

The Revolving Restaurant is the most spectacular restaurant in all of Cairo as it provides diners with a staggering panoramic view of the Nile River, the Pyramids and the ancient cosmopolitan city of Cairo.

Another perk is that not only will you get to savor their culinary delights, but you will also get to witness the skilled chefs do their magic while preparing your meals in the restaurant’s show kitchen.

One floor below is the stunning lounge of the Revolving Restaurant Lounge, where you can have a quick drink while gazing out upon the shimmering Nile and reflecting upon the magnificent view of Cairo.

So take our word on it, the Revolving restaurant is the place for an intimate dinner where you will get to show off your romantic side and spoil your loved one.

 

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Experience the Thrills of An Exciting Eid Holiday at Grand Nile Tower Hotel

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Eid Holiday is upon us which means it is time to start planning the perfect getaway to rewind and leave the troubles of work behind.

Consider yourself still lucky if you’re staying in Cairo during the holiday, because Grand Nile Tower is giving you the chance to spend it uniquely without the need to travel far to do so and here’s what to expect!

You can explore the Egyptian delights of Cairo and share precious moments with family and friends through the special Eid El Adha experience offered by the iconic Grand Nile Tower Hotel, with the most exclusive location on the Nile River overlooking the heart of Cairo.

This Eid, Grand Nile Tower hotel is offering luxurious accommodations, impeccable service and signature amenities with special tailored promotions developed for all guests’ needs and pleasure. Rooms and suites promotions offer many perks, some of which is late breakfast, heritage and adventurous sight seeing, complimentary free Wi-Fi access, airport transportation, complimentary stay for children under 12 years, lunch and dinner Nile cruises, live entertainment, to name a few.

Grand Nile Tower hotel guests’ will enjoy the true sensation of having fun with an abundance of activities, as they can indulge in the hotel’s various facilities and entertainment. From exquisite dining options to wellness and shopping, the choices are endless. The Grand Nile Tower hotel is an ideal haven for the whole family.

Grand Nile Tower is famous for its gastronomic excellence and panoramic views of the Nile River through an exquisite array of restaurants with diversified authentic cuisines; Japanese, Indian, Italian, Oriental and International with the exceptional view of the Nile, including the magnificent Revolving restaurant, the highest restaurant in the Middle East rotating 360 degrees, with unprecedented views of Cairo.

Craving an outstanding Nile cruise! There’s nothing better than Marquise, Grand Nile Tower’s private boat with elegantly Nile cruises for lunch and dinner with live entertainment, surely would make an idea Eid outing for families looking to spend some quality time.

Those seeking a great sense of well-being will appreciate the luxurious wellness center “Royal Club Fitness & Spa” where they can be immersed in a world of magic and pleasure. The club offers a full range of special treatments for body care, massages and sports; in addition to gymnasium, steam room and an outdoor swimming pool directly overlooking the Nile, so what’s a better way to relax and let loose?

For children, there are many special treats including a dedicated Children’s pool, kids menu, kids’ corner ensuring that they will have an enjoyable fun filled memorable stay.

Savvy shoppers can also pamper themselves to everything they need; the veteran Concierge team will be at their services, ensuring that they have access to the best shopping malls and entertainment centre available in Cairo.

At Grand Nile Tower, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Eid El Adha vacation in Cairo just got a whole lot better!

For more information and inquiries, call 02 2365 1234

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