Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom Box Office Collection Report 

Despite starting with a substantial $108 million worldwide, the film's premiere was not as successful as the first one.

Global strength: 63% of the film's earnings to date have come from China and other international markets.

Uncertain profitability: With a $215 million budget, it must continue selling tickets in order to break even.

Mixed reviews: This time around, critics aren't as captivated, which could affect word-of-mouth.

There are uncharted waters ahead: will it maintain momentum after the holidays and defeat the competition at the box office?