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The DC Extended Universe has been a mess. There’s nothing about Justice League and Batman v. Superman that inspires confidence in the DCEU succeeding for the long run. But Shazam! isn’t the DCEU — it’s almost a different breed. There’s a beautiful blend of comedy, drama and feel-good moments that make this a top two DC/Warner Bros. film (the first being Wonder …
You can all but see the red flags from a mile away, yet some executive thought this film would be a good idea. Or would be good, in general.
The writing is messy, jokes are misplaced, actors misused and, boy, that ending.
The steelbook edition is also set to be a Best Buy exclusive, which showcases a Thanos on the front cover with the Infinity Gauntlet.
While Deadpool 2 is a more structured tale, this film is…still forgettable.
Infinity War has shattered two records with just its opening weekend, alone.