Box Office: ‘Aquaman’ Swims to Third Straight Victory, Nears $1 Billion Globally

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Box Office: ‘Aquaman’ Swims to Third Straight Victory, Nears $1 Billion Globally
Leave it to Jason Momoa and his perfectly tousled man bun to dominate box office charts for the third straight weekend. “Aquaman” easily retained its No. 1 spot in North America, pulling in a solid $30 million for a domestic haul of $259 million.

The DC superhero adventure directed by James Wan has now crossed $940 million worldwide, making it Warner Bros. biggest comic-book title since “The Dark Knight Rises” amassed over $1 billion globally in 2012. If “Aquaman” continues at this pace, Arthur Curry could give Batman a run for his money. “Aquaman” generated another $56.2 million in foreign markets this weekend, bringing its international total to $681 million. The Atlantean blockbuster has already nabbed the distinction as DC’s highest-grossing title overseas, surpassing the record previously set by “The Dark Knight Rises” with $636 million.

With no new high-profile releases, “Aquaman” didn’t have much competition to maintain its reign in North America. The only newcomer was
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