Aquaman was screened to members of the press ahead of the film’s release, and those who saw it have now been allowed to post their reactions to social media.
Overall, the responses have been extremely positive, with many giving credit to James Wan’s vision and creativity for the film, as well as the “visual spectacle” and fun time that it brings to a viewer, and especially a DC fan. A few reactions came in underwhelmed and noted to not have expectations set too high, but that overall the film was still a good time.
Our roundup of Twitter’s first reactions follows:
IGN’s own entertainment crew shared their thoughts, with Terri Schwartz giving her endorsement to none other than Julie Andrews’ voice as a giant Kraken.