PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Arthur Curry learns that he is the heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis, and must step forward to lead his people and be a hero to the world.
This is the first DCEU film to be shot entirely with digital cameras. Nearly all previous installments were shot solely on 35mm (and partially 70mm IMAX film for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)).
I'm no leader. I'm not a king.
Mera: Atlantis has always had a king. Now it needs something more.
Arthur Curry: Well, what could be greater than a king?
Mera: A hero.
There were no black frog men in the OSS during WW2.
The Warner Brothers and DC Comics logos are underwater.
The UK theatrical version is cut to remove bloody detail to secure a 12A rating.
$94,200,000 (Non-US) (9 December 2018)
$294,006,848 (USA) (17 January 2019)