The long-awaited trailer for Aquaman and the Misplaced Kingdom is right here.
James Wan directs the movie, with Jason Momoa returning because the titular hero. It’s a sequel to 2018’s Aquaman, which stands as the best grossing DC film of all time with $1.148 billion on the field workplace.
Till this week, observers had questioned when the Aquaman and the Misplaced Kingdom trailer would debut. The movie opens on Dec. 20, and no trailer had materialized till now, regardless of the discharge date being simply over three months away. Trailers for newer DC movies The Flash and Blue Beetle debuted round 4 months earlier than they hit theaters.
The movie — starring Jason Momoa, Patrick Wilson, Amber Heard and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II — comes within the midst of the SAG-AFTRA strike, which prevents stars from selling projectts. If the strike shouldn’t be resolved by December, the movie will exit into hte world with out the advantage of a publicity push from its stars.
It has been a protracted street for The Misplaced Kingdom. Like many movies made within the COVID-19 period, The Misplaced Kingdom has pushed its date a number of occasions. At one level, it was going to open in December 2022. That modified to March 2023, earlier than being pushed to Christmas 2023. The movie additionally spanned three regimes at Warner Bros., and underwent a collection of reshoots.
That is the ultimate movie going down within the universe that started a decade in the past with Zack Snyder’s Man of Metal (2013). After Aquaman and the Misplaced Kingdom, executives James Gunn and Peter Safran will launch their very own universe, starting with Superman: Legacy, which is dated for July 2025.
When spoke to THR in April, he teased what to anticipate: “This film has one thing to speak about [climate change], however it’s nonetheless a enjoyable action-fantasy film.”