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If you were given the opportunity to thank the star, the director, or the writers of a movie that had a profound impact on you would you take it? Of course! That’s exactly what happened during Wednesday’s episode of The Tonight Show (Weekdays at 11:35 p.m. ET on CTV Two). Black Panther fans were asked to record a video message to Chadwick Boseman, sharing what the movie meant to them — but what they didn’t know was that T’Challa himself was watching behind a curtain, waiting to pounce.

Boseman, accompanied by Jimmy Fallon, would pop out from behind the curtain, shocking moviegoers who just shared their feelings on how important the blockbuster — with a predominantly black cast and crew — truly is, and how it’s affected them on a personal level.

Should we be crying? Because we are. The movie proved that we can all benefit from hearing more voices, particularly under- and misrepresented ones. There was the aspiring filmmaker speaking about how “art can really change the world,” the mom and son, who thanked Boseman for the boy’s childhood being “defined by Barack Obama and now Black Panther,” and the last woman, who lauded the strength of the female characters (“they weren’t strong because they were angry, they weren’t strong because they were hurt, they were strong because they were strong”).

And Chadwick was just as moved, you can see it in his reactions while watching their messages, and how he gave them all big bear hugs upon his reveal.

And it resonated with so many others.

Wakanda forever! Now excuse us while we watch it again. In a proper theatre, not a bootleg copy.