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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 …
As a child, I adored wrestling. I even tried jumping from couch to couch when the ‘rents weren’t home, busting my toe during one attempt. But I slowly grew out of jumping all over the place, and then I grew out of wrestling years later. Stephan Merchant’s Fighting with my Family, while I’m not championing the …
This film is nothing short of great, even if the second half didn’t hold up to the near-perfect standards of the first half.
This all sounds good on paper, but the translation to the big screen only provided big problems.
Hold it together, hold it toge- *cries*
In the first 30, 45 minutes, director Jon Turteltaub had himself a fun film.