DC’s Aquaman has now become a huge success, and the movie has even surpassed the performance of The Dark Knight Rises and has become the highest grossing DC Comics Film. The King of Atlantis has also taken down many other big franchises with its $1.09 Billion. Here are 10 movie franchises that Aquaman has beaten:
1. The DCEU
Aquaman has been taking down all the DCEU movies and even surpassed Wonder Woman ($821 Million), Batman V Superman Dawn of Justice ($873 Million), Man of Steel ($668 Million) Justice League ($658 Million) and also, Suicide Squad ($745.6 Million).
2. The X-Men Franchise
Aquaman has taken X2 ($407.7 Million), X-Men ($296.3 Million), X-Men Origins: Wolverine ($373.0 Million), X-Men: The Last Stand ($459.3 Million), The Wolverine ($414.8 Million), X-Men: First Class ($353.6 Million), X-Men: Apocalypse ($543.9 Million), X-Men: Days of Future Past ($747.8 Million), Logan ($616.8 Million) and Deadpool ($783.1 Million).
3. All The Spider-Man films
Sam Raimi’s trilogy has now been shattered and the King of Atlantis as surpassed The Amazing Spider-Man 2 ($708.9 Million), The Amazing Spider-Man ($757.9 Million), Spider-Man 2 ($783.6 Million), Spider-Man ($821.7 Million), Spider-Man Homecoming ($880 Million) and Spider-Man 3 ($890 Million).
4. Harry Potter Movies
Aquaman has shattered Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets ($878 Million), Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone ($974 Million), Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire ($896 Million), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban ($796 Million), Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince ($935 Million), Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix ($942 Million), Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them ($803 Million) Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I ($960 Million), and also, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. The only movie left is Deathly Hallows: Part II with $1.34 Billion.
5. The Fast and Furious Films
Aquaman has surpassed 2 Fast 2 Furious ($236 Million), The Fast and the Furious ($206 Million), Fast & Furious ($363 Million), The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift ($157 Million) and also, Fast and Furious 6 ($789 Million). However, Aquaman could not beat The Fate of the Furious ($1.23 Billion) and Furious 7 ($1.5 Billion).
6. The Pirates of the Caribbean
DC’s Aquaman has beaten Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl ($1.06 Billion), Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl ($634 Million), Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides ($1.04 Billion) Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales ($794 Million) and Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End ($963 Million).
7. 4 out of 6 Transformers Movies
Aquaman had gone head to head with Bumblebee, and it may not beat Transformers: Dark of the Moon ($1.12 Billion), and Transformers: Age of Extinction ($1.1 Billion). The rest of the 4 movies have been beaten: Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen ($836 Million), Box Office: Transformers ($708 Million), Bumblebee ($438.5 Million) and Transformers: The Last Knight ($603 Million).
8. All James Bond Movies
Aquaman easily beat From Russia With Love ($78 Million), Dr. No ($59 Million), Thunderball ($141 Million), Goldfinger ($124 Million), On Her Majesty’s Secret Service ($82 Million), You Only Live Twice ($111 Million), Live and Let Die ($161 Million), Diamonds Are Forever ($116 Million), The Spy Who Loved Me ($185 Million), The Man with the Golden Gun ($97 Million), For Your Eyes Only ($195 Million), Moonraker ($210 Million), Never Say Never Again ($160 Million), Octopussy ($187 Million), The Living Daylights ($191 Million), A View to a Kill ($152 Million), Goldeneye ($356 Million), Tomorrow Never Dies ($339 Million), Licence to Kill ($156 Million), Die Another Day ($431 Million), The World is Not Enough ($361 Million), Quantum of Solace ($591 Million), Spectre ($879 Million) and Casino Royale ($594 Million). Aquaman is now $20 Million short of Skyfall ($1.11 Billion).
9. 14 out of 16 MCU Films
Aquaman easily beat Captain America: The First Avenger ($370.5 Million), The Incredible Hulk ($263.4 Million), Ant-Man ($519.3 Million), Thor ($449.3 Million), Iron Man 2 ($623.9 Million), Iron Man ($585.1 Million), Doctor Strange ($677.7 Million), Thor: The Dark World ($644.5 Million), Guardians of the Galaxy ($773.3 Million), Captain America: The Winter Soldier ($714.2 Million), Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 ($863 Million), Spider-Man Homecoming ($880 Million) and Thor: Ragnarok ($850 Million).
The movies that are out of Aquaman’s reach are Iron Man 3 ($1.21 Billion), Captain America: Civil War ($1.15 Billion), Avengers: Age of Ultron ($1.4 Billion), Black Panther ($1.3 Billion), Avengers: Infinity War ($2.048 Billion) and The Avengers ($1.5 Billion).
10. Dark Knight Trilogy
Aquaman has beaten The Dark Knight ($1.004 Billion), The Dark Knight Rises ($1.084 Billion) and Batman Begins ($374 Million).
11. 8 out of 10 Star Wars Movies
Aquaman surpassed Star Wars Ep. V: The Empire Strikes Back ($534 Million), Solo: A Star Wars Story ($393 Million), Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones ($656 Million), Star Wars Ep. VI: Return of the Jedi ($572 Million), Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith ($848 Million), Star Wars Ep. IV: A New Hope ($786 Million), Rogue One – A Star Wars Story ($1.049 Billion) and Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace ($1.027 Billion).