Shazam!, April is the superhero movie parade. The first film that will hit theaters in April 2019 is Shazam! Maybe, the name of this superhero is not too familiar.
Well, this film itself is planned to open in theaters on April 3, 2019. However, for those of you who want it for the first time, this film is planned to premiere at midnight in several Indonesian theaters on March 29, 2019.
Before watching the film, follow the short story of the film Shazam! following this first.
Still a kid, Billy Batson is just an ordinary teenager who has a ngenes life. He moved around a lot because he often got into trouble. However, deep down, Billy was a good boy.
He often helps children his age who are often treated with persecution. One of them is Freddy Freeman (Jack Dylan Grazer) his new friend. However, in one place, Billy then met with things related to magic.
An old man forces Billy to say the name Shazam. In disbelief, Billy finally finds himself a powerful man. He doesn’t look like a 14 year old boy. Intelligence increased, like a scientist.
He can change into a superhero with six extraordinary abilities just by shouting Shazam!
The six powers that make him now not only become an ordinary bocha, but have more responsibility. But, still, her soul was that of an innocent, pure child.
How did Billy get through the days of his new identity? Has he met a strong opponent or another superhero? The answer is only in the film Shazam! which is ready to hit theaters on April 3 in Indonesian theaters.
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Shazam may not be as popular as other DC superhero characters such as Superman, Batman, or those who recently raised the popularity of DC Comics, Aquaman. However, Shazam is a special character.
A powerful superhero in DC Comics, created by Bill Parker and C. C. Beck in the 1940’s. Having the real name Billy Batson, he is just a teenager who has a shy nature.
This story description is then used as the beginning of the story for the film. It’s just that Shazam is different from DC superheroes in general. One of them is the city background.
If Bruce Wayne or Batman is told in a live film in a fictional city called Gotham, Billy Batson is actually in a real city, namely Philadelphia. However, a superhero will definitely have mortal enemies.
The role of Billy Batson will be played by Asher Angel, meanwhile, when transformed into a superhero character will be played by Zachary Levi.
Well, in the film Billy Batson will meet an opponent named Dr. Thaddeus Sivana who is also told in the comic. Dr. Thaddeus is also said to have super strength that is not easy to conquer. From the trailer, the film Shazam! already gives a different picture of the DC superhero character.
There are plenty of fresher jokes. In fact, there are some easter eggs, and of course, who knows this film will be a bridge for DC to present fresh superhero stories.
Once again, airing April 3, 2019, check the schedule and buy cinema tickets on the website or the BookMyShow application, which is free for you Android and iOS users.