Aquaman

Trivia: Arthur's father has a book by H.P. Lovecraft on his coffee table. Lovecraft often wrote about things that dwell in the depths of the sea.

Brian Katcher

Trivia: The design of the outfit of Ocean Master is taken from the new 52 comic series.

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Trivia: There is a post credit scene that shows Black Manta is alive.

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Trivia: When Atlantean King Orm tries to coerce the Fishermen Kingdom to join the war in this film, Orm calls the Fishermen leader by the name "King Ricou"; this was a tip-of-the-hat to Ricou Browning, the stunt swimmer who played the Gill-Man in underwater scenes for the 1950s "Creature from the Black Lagoon" trilogy.

Charles Austin Miller
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Trivia: The Anabelle doll from The Conjuring, another film of director James Wan, is visible while Mera is taking Arthur to her submarine ship. Blurry but there.

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Trivia: The footage in the aquarium with Arthur being heard by all the animals is taken from adventure comics #226 from 1977.

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Trivia: The big octopus playing the drums is named Topo, a friend of Aquaman in the comics.

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Trivia: In the last battle Aquaman rides a seahorse just like he does in the cartoon TV series.

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Trivia: On the coffee table is the H.P. Lovecraft book, "The Dunwich Horror." In it, one of the main characters travels to the town of Arkham, a reoccurring town in Lovecraft's Cthulhu Mythos, which is where DC Comics got the name for Arkham Asylum. In some versions of the Aquaman comics, Black Manta was an orphan at Arkham Asylum.

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Trivia: The origin of Manta is identical to the new 52 comic series.

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Trivia: Nicole Kidman agreed to make part of the film because it was filmed in Australia and she is Australian.

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Trivia: Although they play mother and son in this film, Nicole Kidman is only twelve years older than Jason Momoa.

Continuity mistake: While Arthur as 16 year old trains with Vulko he falls into the water and gets his back wet, but in the next shot the shirt is dry.

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Arthur Curry: My parents were of two different worlds, and I was a product of the love that they shared. A son of land, and a son of the seas.

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