And yes, an ifrit IS a demon.
: The movie will be released Nov 9 and have a
: Comic Con theatre display at Long beach
: Comic Con at theatre viewing. As others have
: already mention, this is one to buy (mine is
: pre-ordered and I ain't taking it off the
: [REVIEW -- SPOILERS -- Please don't read if
: you want to be totally surprised - Its good]
: ---- spoiler space ----
: I am going to do this in reverse. It just
: begs for it.
: The Ugly
: Superman is in the origin of Captain Marvel.
: Just as in Brightest Day, his inclusion just
: gets in the way. The Supe fans already try
: to make Black Adam his villian as it is and
: any ups and down purely based on the Kal,
: getstheir goat even when he is not suppose
: to be there.
: The Bad
: Hahah Billy waking up in a Superman T-shirt.
: Wow! Not so obvious huh.
: Course the following closet scene was
: hilarious to all us Cap fans.
: Well I think thats it.
: THE GOOD!
: Lets get Superman out of the way. Superman
: had a fantastic showing. His fight moves had
: more "experience" written all in
: it. And Clark being the mature voice of
: reason was helpful if not diluteful. Where
: Billy would have made the right decision by
: himself, Kal was sort of this mirror always
: there. I would have even minimize his
: appearance more but The Sup fans had to be
: satisfied but again he shouldn't have been
: Directed by Joaquim Dos Santos
: This guy is a lead animator too and i think
: he got his position as director based on his
: experience of creating excellent fight moves
: and action sequences and it shows. They do
: not wait to get into the action either, the
: movie at 3 min goes into over drive -
: excellent choice.
: They changed a lot of stuff about the
: origin. Of course Superman is there and
: Black Adam doesn't track the Wizard when he
: comes to Earth, its Billy Batson. Adam can
: sense that the Wizard is going to pick him.
: This get the action going really fast as
: Superman holds the fort. Through the battle,
: Billy is lead to the Subway.
: Caveat -- I wish they would have turn the
: train into the old fashion black/red but hey
: we got to see it in Brave & Bold but it
: erriely looks like a long winnebago from the
: 1970s TV show - does it not.
: Wizard Shazam. I liek the whole process. He
: dies and passes his powers to Captain
: Marvel. There is no "hey we going to
: come back and really do your work for
: "dead as a door knob" (I'll save
: "who" said that for you at least
: and won't spoil it)
: When Billy becomes Captain Marvel. His
: ability on how to fight and be comfortable
: with his powers has to be all of Courage of
: Achilles. He's really good (the end fight
: shows a great action sequence).
: Black Adam not only the lightning power but
: also some enhanced telekensis or will over
: objects as he disassembles a rock face
: thrown as him. This is a throwback to how
: powerful he was during the 80s cartoon and
: had more powers than Captain Marvel.
: The core of the movie is really Billy
: Batson's character.
: When Black Adam tempts him "like a god,
: the power changes you", a reply to
: Captain Marvel's "I now have the power
: to change my destiny"
: Billy Batson is Not whiney.
: Course he still seem like someone visiting
: the city as he really had no street-wise
: sense to him. Not a slam but I think his
: voice actor contribute to that.
: Very resourceful and courageous.
: Billy moral gauge is very high and young
: viewers will be impressed I think.
: Loved the living on his own and they
: continued after the fight. He still lives by
: himself. THE WAY ITS SUPPOSE TO BE. No
: Bromsfield, no Mary..just Billy.
: There is a great moment when Superman and
: Captain Marvel double team and have this
: off-klitter shake to help each other out. It
: was inthe middle of fighting and super-nice.
: The Action was EXCELLENT!!!
: Didn't I say that.
: REVIEW: 5/5 minus
: (the minus is for the inclusion of Superman)
: DC gives us a Shazam series.
: You did good with this one. Somebody knows
: how to write a Captain Marvel/Billy.
: Just lose the Superman T-shirt. Okay.
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