Shazam! is now in theaters, and it is earning rave reviews. It scored an impressive “A” CinemaScore.
CinemaScore isn’t the only site to give Shazam! an excellent rating. RottenTomatoes gave the film 91%, making it “Certified Fresh.” It also received a 7.8/10 from IMDB.
CinemaScore polls viewers who see the films on opening night, and has them fill out a ballot card. Shazam! had a positive opening night and surpassed a few other DC movies.
Shazam! also ties with Marvel’s latest Captain Marvel, which also scored an “A” CinemaScore, a “Certified Fresh” on Rotten Tomatoes and is impressing at the box office as well.
Directed by David F. Sandberg, Shazam! stars Asher Angel as Billy Batson, Zachary Levi as Shazam, Mark Strong as Dr. Thaddeus Sivana, Djimon Hounsou as the ancient wizard Shazam, Grace Fulton as Mary Bromfield, Jack Dylan Grazer as Frederick “Freddy” Freeman, Ian Chen as Eugene Choi, Jovan Armand as Pedro Peña, Faithe Herman as Darla Dudley, Cooper Andrews as Victor Vásquez and Marta Milans as Rosa Vásquez.
Shazam! is in theaters now.