Shazam

DC’s Shazam has been in development for several years now, but it hasn’t shown any serious forward momentum since it cast Dwayne Johnson as Black Adam back in 2014. With that 2019 release date slowly creeping up, though, Warner Bros. is finally ready to take its next big leap forward. The studio has reportedly tapped director David F. Sandberg (Lights Out) to direct.
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Black Adam movie

Warner Bros. and New Line are so excited to see Dwayne Johnson in Shazam!, they’ve decided they want to do it twice. The DC Comics-based feature has reportedly been split into two different films. One will be Shazam, as previously announced, and the other will be a Black Adam standalone movie starring Johnson.  Read More »

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Why will a stand-in be used a little more often for Benedict Cumberbatch in Doctor Strange? What comic scene would Daredevil star Charlie Cox like to recreate with Mike Colter as Luke Cage? Does Ben Affleck know about the Sad Affleck meme that originated during the Batman v Superman press tour? Could Pierce Brosnan play Cable in Deadpool 2? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »

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How sure is Ryan Reynolds that he didn’t leak the Deadpool test footage? When will Doctor Strange hit Blu-ray and DVD and where can you get the sweet Steelbook release of it? Why is Dwayne Johnson calling Black Adam a superhero? Who is taking up the mantle of The Unstoppable Wasp in Marvel Comics? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »

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Does Deadpool have any chance at landing major Oscar nominations when the time comes? Will we see Vincent D’Onofrio return as Kingpin at some point? What are the most powerful objects in the DC Comics universe? Who else has wielded Captain America‘s shield in Marvel Comics? What made Michael Keaton leave Batman Forever? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »

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Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, movie fans of all ages: welcome to the final week of the year, a period noteworthy for its relaxed atmosphere, chillier weather, and lingering holiday hangover. And also its lack of movie news. At the risk of getting a little too inside baseball, this is a week of flop sweat and desperation for movie bloggers as we scour the internet looking for just about anything to write about. How far will we go? How will we shame ourselves? Place your bets!

So on this slow news day, we bring to you a new photo of Henry Cavill and Dwanye Johnson, both of whom play roles in Warner Bros.’ DC superhero movie universe. Consider this a “choose your own adventure” bit of movie news and treat this as either two charismatic, easy-on-the-eyes gentleman sharing a moment or as Definitive Proof That Superman And Black Adam Will Battle One Another In A Future Movie.

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What could Dwayne Johnson look like as Black Adam in a Shazam movie? What would it be like if The Avengers had their own Full House sitcom? Why did Agents of SHIELD go with Robbie Reyes as Ghost Rider instead of Johnny Blaze? Who else could John Krasinski still play in the Marvel cinematic universe? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »

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Why does Chadwick Boseman say Black Panther isn’t a superhero? Which Avengers would Krysten Ritter want Jessica Jones to team up with? What’s so cool about Robert Downey Jr.’s base camp set up on Captain America: Civil War? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »

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What does the tiniest Ant-Man Blu-Ray look like? What would John Cena look like as Shazam? What’s coming in the midseason premieres of The Flash and Agents of SHIELD? Could Tom Welling cameo on Supergirl? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »

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Dwayne Johnson shazam release date

Fans who were looking forward to Dwayne Johnson playing a comic book character were probably a little disappointed when Warner Bros. released their big, upcoming, DC schedule last year. Among all the huge movies and announcements was the fact Johnson’s Black Adam wouldn’t appear until 2019 when Shazam hit theaters.

A few months back though, Johnson suggested that release date might be moved forward and now he’s at it again. The actor believes Shazam will be released earlier than 2019. Read about the potential Shazam release date change below. Read More »