Muslim teenager Hala copes with the unraveling of her family as she comes into her own.
Minhal Baig Writer:
Minhal Baig (written for the screen by) Stars:
Geraldine Viswanathan, Jack Kilmer, Gabriel Luna | Muslim teenager Hala copes with the unraveling of her family as she comes into her own.
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.
David F. Sandberg Writers:
Henry Gayden (screenplay by), Henry Gayden (story by) | In Philadelphia, Billy Batson is an abandoned child who is proving a nuisance to Child Services and the authorities with his stubborn search for his lost mother. However, in his latest foster home, Billy makes a new friend, Freddy, and finds himself selected by the Wizard Shazam to be his new champion. Now endowed with the ability to instantly become an adult superhero by speaking the wizard’s name, Billy gleefully explores his new powers with Freddy. However, Billy soon learns that he has a deadly enemy, Dr. Thaddeus Sivana, who was previously rejected by the wizard and has accepted the power of the Seven Deadly Sins instead. Now pursued by this mad scientist for his own power as well, Billy must face up to the responsibilities of his calling while learning the power of a special magic with his true family that Sivana can never understand.
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