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Superman/Shazam!: The Return of Black Adam (2010)

Superman finds a foe who may be too powerful even for him to defeat in the murderous Black Adam. Fortunately, Black Adam's real target is the Earth's Mightiest Mortal--Captain Marvel.

Director:

Joaquim Dos Santos

Writers:

Michael Jelenic, Jerry Siegel (character created by: Superman) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Zach Callison ... Billy Batson (voice)
James Garner ... Shazam (voice)
Josh Keaton ... Punk (voice)
Danica McKellar ... Sally (voice)
George Newbern ... Superman / Clark Kent (voice)
Jerry O'Connell ... Captain Marvel (voice)
Kevin Michael Richardson ... Mister Tawky Tawny (voice)
Arnold Vosloo ... Black Adam (voice)
Gary Cole ... Jim Corrigan / The Spectre (voice)
Alyssa Milano ... Aimee Brenner (voice)
Jeff Bennett ... Foster Brenner / Peter McCoy / Flemming (voice)
Rob Paulsen ... Drew Flynn / Lt. Brice / Deandre (voice)
Jon Polito ... Police Captain (voice)
Malcolm McDowell ... Merlyn the Magnificent (voice)
Neal McDonough ... Green Arrow / Oliver Queen (voice)
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Superman finds a foe who may be too powerful even for him to defeat in the murderous Black Adam. Fortunately, Black Adam's real target is the Earth's Mightiest Mortal--Captain Marvel.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 November 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Superman/Shazam!: The Return of Black Adam See more »

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

This was James Garner's only comic-book feature. See more »

Goofs

The sound used for the subway train is that of a regular train powered by a diesel locomotive. See more »

Quotes

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Sally's Date: Look! A shooting star. Quick, Sally, make a wish.
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Connections

Featured in DC Showcase Original Shorts Collection (2010) See more »

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Shazam learns to be a hero
15 July 2018 | by mhorg2018See all my reviews

The young marvel, Shazam teams up with Superman and learns what it's like to be a hero when they battle Shazam's enemy Black Adam. A well done show that highlights the strengths and weaknesses of being Shazam.


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