Jason Momoa’s Aquaman is on the way to becoming the biggest movie DC movie ever.
Aquaman, which opened in late December, finished Sunday with a worldwide total of $1.02 billion, including $288 million domestically and $742 million internationally.
The movie it has now passed Wonder Woman ($821.8 million). Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice ($873.6 million) to become the highest-grossing DC pic since The Dark Knight Rises in 2012. The movie is now only behind the Dark Knight which earned $1.05 billion during
Director James Wan thanked fans for the support.
“Firstly, massive LOVE and THANK YOU to the fans and audiences around the world,” Wan said in a statement to THR. “I’ll forever be indebted to Jason for turning Aquaman into one of the coolest, cinematic superheroes ever, and becoming the gold standard for this character for generations to come.”