Box Office: James Wan’s ‘Aquaman’ Passes ‘Deadpool 2’ Domestically

Arthur Curry Aquaman DC Comics James Wan Amazon Prime Justice LeagueJames Wan’s Aquaman continues to pass up films during its incredible box office run, most recently surpassing Deadpool 2 domestically.

Aquaman has become a huge win for Warner Bros. and DC Films at the box office, earning more than $1 billion worldwide. Aquaman‘s monstrous box office run topped The Dark Knight Rises recently, becoming the highest grossing DC film of all time. The James Wan-directed film has now passed Deadpool 2‘s domestic gross with $324.9 million. Domestically, this puts the solo film right behind Suicide Squad‘s $325.1 million. Despite having the highest total gross for DC, Aquaman still trails behind the 2008 DC film The Dark Knight‘s $535.4 domestic box office total.

Which of the two films did you prefer, Deadpool 2 or Aquaman?  Would you like to see the DC and Marvel franchises cross over on the big screen? Let us know your thoughts and concerns in the comments below!

Directed by James Wan, the film stars Jason Momoa as Arthur Curry, Amber Heard as Mera, Willem Dafoe as Vulko, Patrick Wilson as Orm / Ocean Master, Dolph Lundgren as Nereus, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II as Black Manta, Nicole Kidman as Atlanna, Ludi Linas Captain Murk, and Temuera Morrison as Tom Curry.

Aquaman is now playing in theaters.

Directed by David Leith from a script written by Rhett Reese & Paul Wernick & Ryan Reynolds, Deadpool 2 stars Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin, Morena Baccarin, Julian Dennison, Zazie Beetz, T.J. Miller, Brianna Hildebrand, and Jack Kesy.

Deadpool 2 is available now on Digital HD, 4K, Blu-Ray, and DVD.

Top Actors To Replace Ben Affleck In Matt Reeves’ ‘The Batman’

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Batman Ben Affleck Matt ReevesBen Affleck is officially out as Batman and it’s a pretty sad day.

Words cannot describe how sad I am to see Ben Affleck announce that he’s no longer Batman. His Batman is why I do what I do. In Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, I fell in love with his comic book-accurate interpretation of the Caped Crusader. It was a breath of fresh air and it felt like we finally had the one true Batman.

Three years have quickly sped by and we’re officially going to receive a new Batman for his next movie. Last night, Ben Affleck announced that he will not return as the Dark Knight in Matt Reeves’ The Batman and now everyone’s attention has moved towards wanting to know who the next Bruce Wayne will be. Matt Reeves is said to want an actor that’s around 20 years younger than Affleck while Warner Bros. wants someone older. My guess is that Reeves wants a fresh start while the studio wants an older actor for crossover potential.

In this list, I will discuss the actors I think can replace Ben Affleck as Batman using the parameters that Matt Reeves and Warner Bros. want. Hit Next to see our picks to play the Batman.

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