We all have a superhero inside us, it just takes a bit of magic to bring it out. In Billy Batson's case, by shouting out one word - SHAZAM! - this streetwise 14-year-old foster kid can turn into the adult superhero Shazam.

Director:

David F. Sandberg

Writers:

Henry Gayden (screenplay by), Henry Gayden (story by) | 3 more credits »
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How Captain Marvel Stole Shazam's Name

In Spring 2019, two new superheroes, Captain Marvel and Shazam, will hit the skies from opposing sides of the DC/Marvel showdown, and at one point, they both had the same name.

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Production Notes from IMDbPro

Status: Post-production | See complete list of  »
Comments: Confirmed by Zachary Levi and director David F. Sandberg
Updated: 11 May 2018
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Cast

Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Zachary Levi ... Shazam
Mark Strong ... Dr. Thaddeus Sivana
Michelle Borth
Djimon Hounsou ... The Wizard
Adam Brody
Ross Butler
Jack Dylan Grazer ... Freddy Freeman
Asher Angel ... Billy Batson
Faithe Herman ... Darla Dudley
Grace Fulton ... Mary Bromfield
D.J. Cotrona
Natalia Safran ... Mrs. Sivana
Cooper Andrews ... Victor Vasquez
Ian Chen ... Eugene Choi
Lovina Yavari ... Store Clerk
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Storyline

We all have a superhero inside us, it just takes a bit of magic to bring it out. In Billy Batson's case, by shouting out one word - SHAZAM! - this streetwise 14-year-old foster kid can turn into the adult superhero Shazam.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

If you want to save the world, say the magic word.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 April 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Billy Batson and the Legend of Shazam! See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Atmos

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Trivia

According to Producer Peter Safran, the film will take place in the DCEU, and indicated there could be crossover interaction between Shazam! and the Justice League in potential future DCU films. See more »

Quotes

[from trailer]
Freddy Freeman: If you could have one superpower, what would you pick? Everybody chooses flight. You know why?
Billy Batson: So they can fly away from this conversation?
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Crazy Credits

The Warner Bros, New Line Cinema and DC Comics logos are shaded red. See more »

Connections

Version of The Kid Super Power Hour with Shazam! (1981) See more »

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