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Shazam!

Directed by

David F. Sandberg

Starring

Actor
Character
Michelle Borth
Djimon Hounsou
Jack Dylan Grazer
Asher Angel
Marta Milans
Meagan Good
Grace Fulton
Adam Brody
Ross Butler
Stephannie Hawkins
Cooper Andrews
Lovina Yavari
D.J. Cotrona
Natalia Safran
John Glover
Caroline Palmer
Faithe Herman
Ian Chen
Ava Preston
Jovan Armand
Evan Marsh
Cassandra Ebner
Andi Osho
Mitra Suri
Carson MacCormac
Lotta Losten
Shayna Ryan
Angela Thompson
Heather Capuano
Cyndy Day
David Kohlsmith
Rachel Boyd
Ethan Pugiotto
Angelica Lisk-Hann
Sarah Bennani
Kerri Kamara
Krystal Kiran
Simon Northwood
Paloma Nunez
Lou Lou Safran
Lucky Harmon
Emily Nixon
Brian Kaulback
Tabitha Tao
Carson Manning
Pearl Ho
Harper Gunn
Ali Badshah
Jeffrey Mowery
John Stead
Adam Rodness
Jeff Sanca
Chemika Bennett-Heath
David J. MacNeil
Jackson Reid
Jhaleil Swaby
Bryce Arden Poe
Jesse Bond
Stephen Alexander
Robert Grondski
Tosh Robertson
Manuel Rodriguez-Saenz
Pamela Matthews
Joe Lavender
Jillian Rees-Brown
Ilan O'Driscoll
Teah Lavender
Dana Reznik
Jim Pagiamtzis
K.G. Skip Weiss
Daniel Beiser-Hunt
Rowan Beiser-Hunt
Diezel Ramos
Year: 2019
UK release date UK release: 5th April 2019
 BBFC Age Rating:  12A age rating
UK total gross
  £13.3 Million
US total gross
  $140.3 Million
Global total gross
  $364.5 Million
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Movie story - Shazam!
All 14-year-old Billy Batson's needs to do is shout out one word to transform into the adult superhero Shazam. Still a kid at heart, Shazam revels in the new version of himself by doing what any other teen would do -- have fun while testing out his newfound powers. But he'll need to master them quickly before the evil Dr. Thaddeus Sivana can get his hands on Shazam's magical abilities.
Top Grossing Movie Chart Position
UK total gross
£13,300,000
462
Shazam!
463

US total gross
$140,293,925
397
Shazam!

Global total gross
$364,471,656
352
Shazam!
UK Age Rating
UK BBFC Certificate: 12A
Genres
Popular in these countries
  •  United Kingdom
  •  Turkey
  •  China
UK Box Office Info

Highest chart position: 1

Weeks on box office: 5

UK Box Office Chart History
Date
Place
Week
Total
Shazam!
1N
£4,067,068
£4,067,068
2
£2,162,719
£8,906,160
1
£979,787
£11,787,522
5
£398,317
£12,873,300
10
£143,178
£13,151,121
25
£21,000
£13,300,000
US Box Office Info

Highest US chart position: 1

Weeks on US box office: 8

US Box Office Chart History
Date
Place
Week
Total
1N
$53,505,326
$56,830,326
1▲▼
$24,453,514
$94,226,527
2
$17,340,000
$121,341,951
5
$5,520,000
$131,149,727
8
$2,450,000
$135,193,790
12
$1,065,000
$137,133,798
15
$681,000
$137,882,109
20
$268,000
$138,503,556
Global Box Office Release Breakdown
No Box Office Release Data
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