Shazam is 2019 American superhero film based on the DC Comics character of the same name. Produced by New Line Cinema and distributed by Warner Bros, and it is directed by David F. Sandberg from a screenplay by Henry Gayden.
The film stars Asher Angel as Billy Batson, a teenage boy who can transform into an adult superhero, it also featured other stars like Zachary Levi, Mark Strong, Jack Dylan Grazer, and Djimon Hounsou. It is the first live action film version of the character since the 1941 serial Adventures of Captain Marvel (the character's original name).
The movie tells a story about Billy Batson who can turn into an adult superhero by shouting out one word SHAZAM! Billy was give powers by an ancient wizard, he transforms into an adult with superpowers when he yells the sorcerer's name. Batson is chosen as the new Champion, after the Council of Eternity selected another hero, who eventually killed all of the Council except for Shazam.
The ancient wizard also bestowed Batson other gifts which include, the Wisdom of Solomon, the superhuman Strength of Hercules, the superhuman Stamina of Atlas (near-limitless resilience), the Powers of Zeus (lightning control and magical resistance), the courage of Achilles (and near indestructibility), and the superhuman speed of Mercury.
Shazam will be showing at:
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Novare Lekki Mall Sangotedo Lagos
Ceddi Plaza Abuja
Gateway Mall Lugbe Abuja
Warri Delta Mall Effurun
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Owerri Mall Owerri
Asaba Mall Delta State