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Aquaman (2018)

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Arthur Curry, the human-born heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis, goes on a quest to prevent a war between the worlds of ocean and land.

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James Wan

Writers:

David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick (screenplay by), Will Beall (screenplay by) | 5 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jason Momoa ... Arthur
Amber Heard ... Mera
Willem Dafoe ... Vulko
Patrick Wilson ... King Orm
Nicole Kidman ... Atlanna
Dolph Lundgren ... King Nereus
Yahya Abdul-Mateen II ... Manta
Temuera Morrison ... Tom Curry
Ludi Lin ... Captain Murk
Michael Beach ... Jesse (Manta's Father)
Randall Park ... Dr. Stephen Shin
Graham McTavish ... King Atlan
Leigh Whannell ... Cargo Pilot
Tainui Kirkwood ... Young Arthur (Three Years Old)
Tamor Kirkwood ... Young Arthur (Three Years Old)
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Storyline

Arthur Curry, half human half from Atlantis, goes on a trip of a lifetime. Not only does this adventure compel him to come to terms with his real identity, but it also forces him to discover whether he is entirely worthy of fulfilling his own destiny: becoming a king. Written by Domingo Alvarez

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and for some language | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

Australia | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 December 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ahab See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$160,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$72,573,522, 23 December 2018, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$307,853,910, 22 January 2019

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,067,152,007, 21 January 2019
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Trivia

Director James Wan cited the adventure films Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) and Romancing the Stone (1984) as an influence on this film. See more »

Goofs

If Arthur is impervious to "land made" metals, how did he get the scar above his left eye or, for that matter, get tattooed? During his youth Arthur was being trained by Vulko and was probably the one who provided the Atlantean metal to give Arthur his first tattoo. While the scar is the actors Jason Momoa actual scar from previous incident. Arthur could've received the scar from another Atlantean metal during his training. See more »

Quotes

Orm: My brother has come from the surface... to challenge me for the throne!
Arthur Curry: I call it an ass-whooping.
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Crazy Credits

The Warner Brothers and DC Comics logos are underwater. See more »

Alternate Versions

The UK theatrical version is cut to remove bloody detail to secure a 12A rating. See more »

Connections

References Justice League (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

Know My Name
Written by Cory Hueston, Jayson Robbins and Michael Green
Performed by The Blancos
Courtesy of Lava Music / Republic Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Predictable
7 December 2018 | by StaneSKTSee all my reviews

Aquaman, Orm and Manta are comic accurate. The movie got some great visuals, but the story is predicatble since the second huge trailer. I mean there was not a moment were I was surprised by anything including the credit scene.

The action scenses are decent, slow motion is everywhere, the humor is...really? The movie is better than most of the others DC movies, but still got a lot problems, including story connections, logic and physics. I mean for me Man Of Steel is probably the best one. Wonder Woman was boring, this was too, maybe one idea better, but still predicatable. I just don't want to talk about the rest.


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