DC's Aquaman, Marvel's Spider-Man: Into The Spiderverse to clash at box-office on 14 December

FP Staff

Nov 29, 2018 18:08:45 IST

DC's upcoming live-action film Aquamanwith Jason Momoa in the lead, and Marvel's animated feature Spider-Man: Into The Spiderverse will be hitting Indian cinemas on 14 December.

Aquaman and Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse.

Aquaman and Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse.

Aquaman, which will be the superhero's first independent appearance since 2016's Justice League, will trace the origins of Momoa's character as he struggles between his identity as a human and Atlantean. Spider-Man: Into The Spiderverse will focus on Miles Morales, the first black character to don the Spidey suit. Peter Parker, the most popular Spidey, is also making an appearance in a supporting role as well as Spider-Man Noir and Spider-Ham.

While Marvel has been in the lead in terms of box office collections and acclaim, both films have managed to garner positive early reactions. The first impressions of Aquaman have declared the film as one of the best DC film since The Dark Knight (2008) while Spider-Man: Into The Spiderverse has been appreciated for its animation, action, humour and storyline.

Besides Momoa, Aquaman stars Amber Heard, Willem Dafoe, Patrick Wilson, Nicole Kidman, Temuera Morrison, Dolph Lundgren, Ludi Lin and Yahya Albul-Mateen II. The voice cast of Spider-Man includes Shameik Moore as Morales, Brian Tyree Henry, Luna Lauren Velez, Hailee Steinfeld, Kimiko Glenn, Nicolas Cage and John Mulaney.

Updated Date: Nov 29, 2018 18:08:45 IST