Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom Concept Art Revealed


Warner Bros. Pictures announced today that Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom has been pushed back from a March 17, 2023 release date to December 25, 2023. Taking its March 17, 2023 date is Shazam! Fury of the godswhich itself was postponed from December 21, 2022.

The directors of both films commented on the movements, with Shazam! Fury of the gods director David F. Sandberg saying on Twitter“Although I’m an impatient bastard who wants people to see it as soon as possible (the movie will be fully finished in a few weeks), the move makes sense since Avatar was taking up all IMAX/PLF screens. Fury of the Gods is a great movie and should be seen in a big way!”

Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom director James Wan, meanwhile, posted the following message on his Facebook page. “Aquaman & The Lost Kingdom is moving to Christmas Day 2023. I’m a little superstitious and loving that it’s a December release like the premiere!”

Easing the pain of the long wait, he added, “Here’s a little sneak peek at some of the epic big world art we’re creating, and I need some time to get it right. These images barely scratch the surface of this movie (have not even shown the weird and wonderful characters and creatures of this world yet). I can’t wait to show, but you have to wait a little longer.

Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom

With Jason Momoa in the lead role, Aquaman was released in December 2019 and grossed $1.148 billion worldwide. The film earned $335 million in domestic theaters and $813.4 million in international markets.

Aquaman is the origin story of Arthur Curry, half surface dweller, half Atlantean, which takes him on the journey of his life – a journey that will not only force him to face who he really is, but to find out if he is worthy of who he was born to be…a king.

Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom

The action-packed adventure spans the vast and breathtaking underwater world of the Seven Seas. Aquaman was rated PG-13 for violent and sci-fi action sequences, and for some language.

For Aquaman and the Lost KingdomAmber Heard will return as Mera, Willem Dafoe as Nuidis Vulko, Patrick Wilson as Orm Marius, Dolph Lundgren as King Nereus, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II as Black Manta, Temuera Morrison as as Thomas Curry and Nicole Kidman as Atlanna.

Ben Affleck will also reprise his role as Bruce Wayne/Batman in the new film. The sequel comes to us from DC Films, The Safran Company and Atomic Monster Productions.

James Wan directed the first film from a screenplay by David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick and Will Beall, story by Geoff Johns & Wan and Will Beall, based on characters created by Paul Norris and Mort Weisinger for DC.

The film was produced by Peter Safran and Rob Cowan, with Deborah Snyder, Zack Snyder, Jon Berg, Geoff Johns and Walter Hamada serving as executive producers.

Wan’s behind-the-scenes team included frequent collaborators such as Oscar-nominated cinematographer Don Burgess, Wan’s five-time editor Kirk Morri, production designer Bill Brzeski, and visual effects supervisor Kelvin McIlwain. . They were joined by costume designer Kym Barrett and composer Rupert Gregson-Williams.


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