Warner Bros. has their latest cinema poster in front Shazam!: Anger of the Gods, the highly anticipated sequel to the 2019 adaptation of DC’s Captain Marvel mythology. The new film pits the Shazam Family against the children of gods, played by Rachel Zegler, Helen Mirren and Lucy Liu. The new poster gives a glimpse of every character mentioned above, as well as the wizard Shazam himself (played by protectors of the universeby Djimon Hounsou. The movie is directed by Shazam! filmmaker David F. Sandberg and will finally hit theaters in March.
Buried in a corner, you can also see what appears to be a dragon flying over an intact version (or approximation) of the Acropolis, with the ground split below and statues flanking the building.
You can see the new poster, via IGN, below.
For those who don’t remember (since it seems like an eternity since the first movie was released), Billy (Asher Angel) was in foster care with a bunch of other kids, who eventually helped him figure out how to beat Dr. Sivana (Mark Strong). How? By sharing the power of Shazam with the rest and transforming his siblings into a family of superheroes in one of the most heartwarming twists in a recent superhero movie. Unfortunately, toys and merch spoiled their transformation for many fans at the time. This time, however, they are no secret and are central to the film’s marketing.
In Shazam! Anger of the godswhen Billy Batson and his foster siblings, who turn into superheroes by shouting “Shazam!” must travel to make peace with the gods because Billy takes their powers for granted.
The film stars Asher Angel and Zachary Levi as Billy Batson / Shazam!, Grace Fulton as Mary Bromfield, Adam Brody as Super Hero Freddy, Faithe Herman as Darla Dudley, Meagan Good as Super Hero Darla, Ian Chen as Eugene Choi, Ross Butler as Superhero Eugene, Jovan Armand as Pedro Pena, DJ Cotrona as superhero Pedro, Marta Milans as Rosa Vasquez and Cooper Andrews as Victor Vasquez. Also new cast members are Rachel Zegler as Anthea, Helen Mirren as Hespera and Lucy Liu as Kalypso.
Directed by David F. Sandberg, Shazam! Anger of the gods lands in theaters March 17, 2023.
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