"Aquaman" Passes "Wonder Woman" As DC's 2nd-Biggest Earner In Modern Era

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According to Screen Crush, DC’s Aquaman movie adaptation is bringing the wow issue to movie-going audiences, to the extent that it now stands 2nd all-time of their recorded historical past behind Batman vs Superman. Its $822 million haul (worldwide) eclipses the mark set by Wonder Woman for the runner-up place.

Batman vs Superman stands atop the DC Entertainment Universe with an estimated haul of $873.6 million, relationship again just a few years. With that mentioned, Aquaman stands a very good likelihood of taking up the incumbent spot, if movie-goers proceed their zealous marketing campaign. Aquaman’s days of toiling as a B-Side afterthought within the mixed Marvel-DC multiverses look like over, now that he is been retooled for a brand new era of followers.

A broader view of DC’s pre-recorded historical past (film-based) nonetheless tasks Aquaman within the Top 5 all-time behind ultimate two Christopher Nolan tasks, and the aforementioned Batman vs Superman spinoff starring Ben Affleck. The Christopher Nolan movies included within the expanded record have all fared higher than $1 billion globally in every of their successive iterations – an inventory that features The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises within the billy membership. 

With Aquaman’s stand up the all-time ladder, Suicide Squad falls to the sixth place, adopted by Man of Steel, Justice League, Batman, and Superman Returns within the amended Top 10. The movie-going public as spoken, however how do you rank the aforementioned titles in a DC record from finest to worst – remark under.