Aquaman has been creeping ever nearer to $1 billion for fairly a while now. Like a type of tales that begins with the dramatic finish after which loops again to the start however you keep captivated all through regardless that you realize the end result, Aquaman was forecast to earn ten-digits since its opening weekend in China. But nonetheless we have watched because it has continued to rake it in, leaving all types of milestones within the mud, like some other DC film's earnings, for instance, since The Dark Knight Rises, or any non-Disney film for the reason that yr 2014.
Even although the moviegoing public has already voted with their wallets, making it clear which film was one in every of their favourites of the yr, the folks over on the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences appear to have a distinct view of the film, particularly that it is value a nomination, even within the class of VFX. The director, James Wan, and VFX supervisor Kelvin McIlwain, confirmed their discontent with an offended alternate on Facebook, the place Wan wrote "The incontrovertible fact that your VFX friends within the Academy aren’t recognizing or appreciating what we/you’ve all contributed to the movie and cinema is a fucking shame."