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14 Clever Details You May Have Missed In 'Aquaman'

September 2, 2020 929 votes 143 voters 18.6k views14 items

List RulesVote up the details you missed when you first watched 'Aquaman.'

No longer thought of as the-guy-that-talks-to-fish, Jason Momoa's Arthur Curry made a splash when he and director James Wan treated audiences to 2018's Aquaman. Bringing in over a billion dollars at the box office, Aquaman's cinematic scope and scale exceeded every expectation imaginable by audiences and critics alike. Nestled within this huge film are some delightful Easter eggs and tiny details that are incredibly easy to miss upon first viewing. Thankfully, fans across the internet have your back. 

Did you catch any of these details on your first viewing? Vote up the details you missed when you first watched Aquaman!

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

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    Only the ocean is charted because the people who drew this map were Atlanteans.

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    In the post-credits scene, there is a newspaper clipping stating that Wonder Woman has denied rumors she is dating Aquaman. Additionally, Coast City is name dropped for the first time in the DCEU since 2011's 'Green Lantern.'

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    When Orm kills the Fisherman King, his blood is green because the red wavelengths get absorbed in the first 10-20 feet by the sunlight in the ocean, but green wavelengths get absorbed much slower. So blood can appear green in the depth of the ocean.

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