"Shazam!" He has conquered the box office and has become the favorite of DC Comics this year for trying a comical, funny and super-powerful superhero.
"Shazam!" Is a superhero movie based on the character DC Comics of the same name. It is intended to be the seventh installment in the Extended Universe of DC Comics (DCU) . The film is directed by David F. Sandberg from a screenplay by Henry Gayden and a story by Gayden and Darren Lemke. The film stars Asher Angel as Billy Batson, a teenager who can be transformed by the magic word "Shazam" into an adult superhero, played by Zachary Levy . "Shazam!" Also features Mark Strong, Jack Dylan Grazer, Grace Fulton, Ian Chen, Jovan Armand, Faithe Herman and Djimon Hounsou as supporting characters. It will be the first film version of the character from "Adventures of Captain Marvel" (the original name of the character) and will be the first film centered on him.
The film has been a success at the box office, compared to many previous productions of DC Comics , and is that from "Aquaman" and except for "Batman" (of recent years), it seems that DC Comics is recovering in the cinematographic field and finally is hitting the spot.
To understand a little more the origin of "Shazam!" And learn a little more about the film and its characters, we share a series of curious facts , secrets and some easter eggs of the movie that surely escaped you.
1. Fanatic DCU.
2. Director's debut
3. The magic word.
4. Fawcett Comics.