Apr 8, 2019
The '82 crew give their SPOILER-LADEN review of DC's new cinematic contribution to the DCEU, Shazam!
EPISODE 165 NOTES
The Source Material
As Mr. Nutz pointed out, Shazam! definitely used scenes, characterization and elements directly from the DC Comics New 52 run of Shazam!.
Shazam was directed by David Sandberg.
Other Movies w/Shazam!
Rowls and Mr. Nutz mentioned a number of movies to learn more about Shazam!
Djimon Hounsou, "The Wizard"
Djimon Hounsou definitely has his resume planted in geek culture.
Check his movies for DC & Marvel:
Zachary Levi was in a Marvel movie before Shazam!:
Honorable Mention Read for Shazam & Mr. Mind
Check it out on dccomics.com:
The Marvel Family!
Look at this picture and see how spot on the casting was for this film!