Shazam: Fury of the Gods (2023)
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Bestowed with the powers of the gods, Billy Batson and his fellow foster kids are still learning how to juggle teenage life with their adult superhero alter egos. When a vengeful trio of ancient gods arrives on Earth in search of the magic stolen from them long ago, Shazam and his allies get thrust into a battle for their superpowers, their lives, and the fate of the world.
Among the lingering films of the fading DCEU, soon to be replaced by James Gunn’s optimistic revisions, Shazam seemed like the brave outlier. While the other films stewed in their mess of darkness and questionable ethics, the hero Captain Marvel (not referred to by name in the film for copyright...Read more