Twitter celebrates the epic flop of opening weekend for #GodsofEgypt
February 28, 2016 at 6:44 am
Naturally, Twitter celebrated a victory for the ancestors, who prevailed in this undeniable attempt to slight history.
1. *sings* Do you remember the time that Egyptians were black?!
When you get the word that the Gods of Egypt movie flopped. pic.twitter.com/IIzExwkH0U— ✪ (@holeefucc) February 27, 2016
2. You want the truth... or nah?
yall just gon ignore gods of egypt with the all white cast orr.
— EARL (@earlxsweat) February 28, 2016
3. Still we dab
"Gods of Egypt" flopped and "Gambit" movie has been taken off Fox's release calendar... pic.twitter.com/qMEHJ54OGB— Film Fatale NYC (@FilmFatale_NYC) February 28, 2016
4. Hollywood gon' learn today
One day y'all gon' learn about this diversity/inclusion thing. #GodsOfEgypt pic.twitter.com/pURJZdbpgB — Matthew A. Cherry (@MatthewACherry) February 26, 2016
5. Looks like Christmas came early
6. Call that poetic justice
Nothing more poetic than #GodsOfEgypt bombing at the box office same weekend as @TheAcademy Awards & #OscarsSoWhite pic.twitter.com/t72HUvsdcm — Matthew A. Cherry (@MatthewACherry) February 26, 2016
7. The shai is too hot.
8. Hollywood, heed this cautionary tale
Shoutout to #GodsOfEgypt for being a flop. May this be a future warning to other whitewash productions — Ruthless (@RuthOhanu) February 27, 2016
9. Pity really, but...
#GodsofEgypt failing miserably? What a shame... Mwuhahahahaha— Peter Bradley (@wooble89) February 28, 2016
10. Happy Black History Month!
'Gods of Egypt' becomes year's first big-budget bomb at the box office https://t.co/98mIILzSSu #BHM ✊🏽 — Johnetta Elzie (@Nettaaaaaaaa) February 28, 2016
11. Straight Outta RTs
RT RT RT RT RT RT RT RT RT RT RT RT RT RT RT RT RT RT RT RT RT RT RT RT "@BlackGirlNerds: RT if you're NOT going to see Gods of Egypt"— Daniel José Older (@djolder) February 27, 2016
12. The power of the boycott
RT @BlackGirlNerds: RT if you're NOT going to see Gods of Egypt pic.twitter.com/dRSsBrhEak — jesseWilliams. (@iJesseWilliams) February 26, 2016
13. Not today Hollywood
Full marks to humanity for not watching #GodsofEgypt. Just roll up a news paper & bop Hollywood on the nose while sternly saying "no"!— Jeremy Jahns (@JeremyJahns) February 28, 2016
The failure of the Gods of Egypt is how I know the Gods of Blackness are real https://t.co/tKrXXnTIAi — ImperatorBlackSiren (@Blackamazon) February 28, 2016