After the huge success of Aquaman from DC universe, all eyes were set on the next Wonder Woman film. Though, the sad news is that the release of “Wonder Woman 1984” is pushed back. Now fan’s will have to wait till 2020 to enjoy the action movie of DC’s strongest female superhero.
But don’t worry, Warner Bro’s has released the second trailer of the Shazam, most awaited cinematic adaptation of DC universe. Now, it looks like 2019 is going to be the year of Shazam.
What’s in the Trailer?
Just like all other superhero movie trailers, Shazam new trailer starts with a young Billy Batson receiving his incredible powers from an ancient wizard (Shazam) who has harnessed god-like abilities of Solomon, Hercules, Atlas, Zeus, Achilles, and Mercury.
With Billy getting his incredible powers, he can transform into a full-grown adult anytime, just by saying “Shazam.” The trailer even showed the scene in which he jumps off from the rooftop and calls the name of the wizard to turn into a superhero.
After that, everything turns into a comedy flick. With Shazam buying beer and showing cool moves, that only a teenage superhero would do. Oh wait, Shazam is a teenager, now you can imagine how funny the movie is going to be.
Other than the hilarious scenes, the trailer also gives us a glimpse at the villain – Dr. Thaddeus Sivana, played by Mark Strong. It also gives us a better look at Shazam’s glowing costume. A quick fun fact, Shazam glowing costume costs one million and it’s specially designed for the lead actor Zachary Levi.
If you haven’t watched the trailer yet, watch it here:
For those who don’t know, Shazam is an ancient wizard who gave all of his power to young Billy Batson. Now, Billy can transform into a superhero just by saying ‘Shazam.’
Shazam is a DC original character and in comics, he is known as Captain Marvel, instead of Shazam. But, we all know there is another hero in the Marvel franchise with the same name. DC changed the name of Captain Marvel in comics and movies and now he is known as Shazam.