Top 12 Aquaman Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Aquaman facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Aquaman film message.

Only the ocean is charted because the people who drew the map were Atlanteans
Only the ocean is charted because the people who drew the map were Atlanteans
When the Atlantean soldier accidentally crashes through the roof, it is likely because he is used to water compensating for gravity. The remaining soldiers notice this and use jets to soften their landing.
When the Atlantean soldier accidentally crashes through the roof, it is likely because he is used to water compensating for gravity. The remaining soldiers notice this and use jets to soften their landing.

Aquaman Trivia

These trivia from Reddit and other sources can be used as questions with answers in quizzes or games.

  1. When greeting each other in Aquaman (2018) Jason Mamoa and Temeura Morrison decided to do the traditional Maori greeting of touching noses, known as the Hongi, to honor their Polynesian heritage.

  2. At around 1hr 46min a Kookaburra can be heard.

Aquaman Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - Moments before the first battle with King Marius, the statistic board shows Aquaman's Con as "DRUNK"
    Moments before the first battle with King Marius, the statistic board shows Aquaman's Con as "DRUNK"
  • Atlan's trident has an inscription in Atlantean reading "PAUL & MORT" (creators of Aquaman)

Aquaman Hidden Details

1 - A book by H.P. Lovecraft in seen. Lovecraft's books were often set in lost civilizations and is a nod to it's influence of the story of Atlantis.
A book by H.P. Lovecraft in seen. Lovecraft's books were often set in lost civilizations and is a nod to it's influence of the story of Atlantis.
1 - Nicole Kidman holds the hot tea-cup in the middle instead of the handle, because atlanteans feel less heat than humans.
Nicole Kidman holds the hot tea-cup in the middle instead of the handle, because atlanteans feel less heat than humans.

Prior to joining the DCEU by portraying King Orm in Aquaman (2018) Patrick Wilson had a voice cameo as the President in Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)

Arthur of Atlantis was named after Arthur of Britain, as he too was the king's firstborn son, was raised in secret, and had to remove a legendary weapon (Trident of Atlan/Excalibur) from an immovable object (King Atlan's body/stone) to reclaim his contested kingdom.

1 - King Orm has his hair tied back tightly so that it doesn't float around and get in his way
King Orm has his hair tied back tightly so that it doesn't float around and get in his way
Aquaman poster
Aquaman poster

Aquaman Plot

Arthur Curry (Jason Momoa), the human-born heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis, goes on a quest to prevent a war between the worlds of ocean and land.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Aquaman. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Director James Wan
Production Warner Bros. Pictures
Stars Jason Momoa, Amber Heard, Willem Dafoe, Patrick Wilson
IMDB score 7.0