Aquaman beats Batman & Superman to become top-earning DC movie
“Aquaman” is ringing in the new year by topping the domestic box office for the third weekend in a row with an estimated $30.5 million.
Aquaman has earned $887.6 million, beating Batman v Superman’s $873.6 million, This is only the film’s third weekend in theaters, meaning that $1 billion markis likely in sight. That would make it DC’s third film to top $1 billion, joining 2008’s The Dark Knight and 2012’s The Dark Knight Rises.
Aquaman stars Jason Momoa as Arthur Curry/Aquaman, the half-Atlantean/half-human who must battle his half-brother to rule the underwater world and save the surface world.