Official synopsis for Shazam! is here to remind you this is going to be a fun comic-book movie

From its earliest stages, the upcoming Shazam! movie has been touted as a “fun” superhero flick, one that would somehow evade the bleak tone and drab palette of most of the DC Comics adaptations that have made it to the big screen. Casting Zachary Levi looked like a step in the right direction for the film, which will…

Shazam! goes old school, Avengers gets new blood, and No Mercy hits hard

This summer both of the big two publishers are taking the opportunity to throw spaghetti at the wall and figure out what sticks and what they might be able to use in primary continuity. That’s the joy of having multiple universes collide all at once: They can rely on ideas old and new to attract readers and make…