The focus on the region seems to have produced exactly the results Warner Brothers was looking for, as the flick is now tracking for an opening weekend total in the neighborhood of $80 million dollars, according to Deadline's report.
Aquaman is making such a splash in the Middle Kingdom it's projected to earn upwards of $80 million its opening weekend, bypassing 2016's Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice ($55m) and 2017's Wonder Woman ($37.7m). It's all encouraging news for Warner Bros. and DC Films, which needs a hit to put the franchise back on track after Justice League's disappointing box office numbers. Of course, the critics slammed all of those films, besides Wonder Woman.
The 32-year-old actress and Jason, 39, had "so much fun" during the "Aquaman" shoot, but she also found his demand for attention to be tiring at times.
The crowded holiday season will see Jason Momoa's aquatic superhero compete against Spider-Man and Transformers spinoff Bumblebee, also out December 21, as well as Disney's Emily Blunt-led family-friendly musical Mary Poppins Returns, out December 19.
Actor Jason Momoa take selfies with fans during the red carpet event ahead of the Aquaman movie's world premiere in Beijing
Tracking estimates show that Aquaman is expected to make $65 million for its USA opening later this month, beating Mary Poppins Returns and the Transformers spinoff Bumblebee, which open at the same time. Somewhat buried in a profile of the film's Mera, Amber Heard, THR reports that studio chairman Toby Emmerich is confident in the the early estimates for the film's domestic opening week ($65 million) that he has begun talks on a sequel.
From Warner Bros. Pictures and director James Wan comes an acition-packed adventure that spans the vast, visually breathtaking underwater world of the seven seas, "Aquaman", starring JasonMomoa in the title role.
Iran: US sanctions are 'economic terrorism'
Rouhani drew parallels with the sanctions and other pressure faced by the countries attending the conference. The "illegal U.S. sanctions" are " a form of economic terrorism ", Rouhani said, as cited by Iranian media.
Nearly all of the world's top 100 men and women's players are also due at Melbourne Park, including Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray. Williams backed out of the 2018 Australian Open, however, due to insufficient preparation time after her pregnancy.
Edinburgh extended that lead by turning the screw on the depleted Falcons scrum ten metres out in the left-hand corner. Lockwood is going to have a crack at tight-head and they've come here to have a contest", said the Edinburgh coach.
He added: "Right now, I don't know, I am relaxed at home with my family, no boxing and here for the fight with Vasyl". Hopefully we can have it here in the summer, ' he said while watching United's draw with Arsenal on Wednesday.
Ms Rudd became the first cabinet minister to publicly discuss a "Plan B" if Mrs May's deal was rejected. However, North Down independent unionist MP Lady Sylvia Hermon is expected to back the prime minister .
Syrian state media also reported the account, saying that about 100 Syrians were hospitalized with breathing difficulties. The US state department said the goal was to "undermine confidence" in the ceasefire in Idlib province.
Three of the space station residents will be on board for Christmas; the other three will return to Earth on December 20. It was a successful take two - just an hour-and-a-half late - after NASA switched to another TDRS (T-driss) satellite.
Early Russian outreach to Trump campaign detailed by Mueller
Trump tweets: " Robert Mueller and Leakin' Lyin' James Comey are Best Friends, just one of many Mueller Conflicts of Interest". In the latest filings Friday, prosecutors will weigh in on whether Cohen deserves prison time and, if so, how much.
Curry's 42 leads Warriors past Cavs in faux Finals rematch
But based on comments after the game, Cavs first-round pick Collin Sexton wasn't overly impressed with the Warriors point guard. Smith was also absent from the team, Kevin Love was nursing a foot injury and Kyle Korver was recently traded to Utah.
Losing Start For Kenya's Shujaa In Cape Town 7s
The Blitzboks made amends for their defensive failings when they sacked a Kiwi ball-carrier behind the tryline after half-time. New Zealand have staved off the threat of a first-ever exit in the pool stages of a World Series sevens men's tournament.
Gard : Lili échoue en finale de The Voice Kids
La quatrième saison avait rassemblé en moyenne en 2017 4,3 millions de téléspectateurs, soit une part de marché de 23.8%. La jeune Gardoise, qui avait été repêchée lors de l'émission précédente, a gagné sa place pour la finale à quatre.
John Kelly out as Trump's chief of staff
Trump and Kelly have privately argued at times and complained about each other to confidants, sometimes in colorful language. He announced Friday that he'll nominate William Barr, who served as attorney general under President George H.W.
Prince Harry at Neo-Nazi Group's Target: 3 arrested
Mr Koczorowski came to the door of his London home wearing a hooded top emblazoned with the Atomwaffen Division logo. It's believed there are 10 to 15 members of the group in the United Kingdom and some European countries.