PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
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.
Principal photography began in Australia on May 2, 2017. Most of the film was shot at Village Roadshow Studios in Gold Coast, Queensland, with production also held in Canada, Italy and Morocco, and wrapped on October 21, 2017.
What are we doing?
Arthur Curry: Hiding inside a whale, I got this from Pinocchio!
Mera: You based our escape strategy from a children's book?
Arthur Curry: I didn't read the book, I just saw the movie!
The hijacked Russian submarine appears to be an Akula class. This class has 8 torpedo tubes but fires at least 9. Reloading torpedoes takes several minutes.
SPOILER: There is a scene in the closing credits: Black Manta is rescued by Dr Stephen Shin.
The UK theatrical version is cut to remove bloody detail to secure a 12A rating.
$94,200,000 (Non-US) (9 December 2018)
$331,937,351 (USA) (19 February 2019)