Friday 17 July 2020

Short Movie Review: Shazam

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 fourteen-year-old foster kid can turn into the grown-up superhero Shazam.

Director: David F. Sandberg
Writers: Henry Gayden (screenplay by), Henry Gayden (story by) 
Stars: Zachary Levi, Mark Strong, Asher Angel

 2h 12min | Action, Adventure, Comedy 

This started slow and I was not impressed, but then it got funny and honestly, best superhero movie in quite some time. Take that marvel movies who have been boring!

Levi was great too!

Yes, but beware of that slow beginning. It was a fun movie for the whole family.


  1. I liked this one too, but I can't say it's my all time fave when it comes to superhero movies. Hugs,RO

  2. LOL this movie. Someday tho

  3. I'm kind of feeling over superhero movies now, but I did kinda want to see this one because of the humor.

    ~Mogsy @ BiblioSanctum

    1. I am so over it, but yes this felt different

  4. One of these days I will watch this one. I loved Shazam and Isis as a kid.

  5. I've started and stopped this one a couple times, so I'm happy to hear it picks up. Maybe I should give it one more shot!

  6. I still am not talking to you b/c you don't like Marvel Movies. But I have to agree with your review. I honestly had no interest in this one, but decided to watch it the other day. Not bad.

    1. LOL. I do enjoy watching them, some, but yeah they are never great

  7. I want to watch this. I'll keep the slow beginning in mind. Yeah, Marvel Movies can be hit and miss. I need to continue with them, though. I had been watching them in order. :)

  8. I'm not a huge superhero movie fan but I've been enjoying these smaller ones. I still need to watch this one though.

    Karen @ For What It's Worth



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