Shazam 2 Release Date Philippines: Shazam! Fury of the Gods, the 12th installment in the DC Extended Universe (DCEU), follows the story of Billy Batson and his foster siblings as they face the Daughters of Atlas. Directed by David F. Sandberg and featuring an all-star cast, the film is the sequel to the 2019 hit, Shazam!
Production and Development: The sequel’s development began soon after the first film’s release in 2019. Henry Gayden returned as the writer and was joined by Chris Morgan to revise the screenplay. David F. Sandberg and Zachary Levi were confirmed to return, with the rest of the cast announced in August 2020. Filming took place from May to August 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia.
Premiere and Release in the United States
After facing several delays due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Shazam! Fury of the Gods finally premiered at the Fox Village Theater in Los Angeles on March 14, 2023, and was subsequently released in the United States on March 17, 2023, instead of its initially scheduled date of April 1, 2022.
Shazam 2 Release Date Philippines
Fans of the superhero movie Shazam! Fury of the Gods in the Philippines are eagerly anticipating its release in local theatres on March 15, 2023. As the sequel to the popular 2019 film Shazam!, Fury of the Gods promises to deliver even more action, humor, and heart as it continues the story of teenage foster child Billy Batson, who transforms into the adult superhero Shazam when he utters the magic word.
Critical Reception and Box Office Performance
The film received mixed reviews from critics and was considered inferior to its predecessor. It grossed $128 million worldwide against a production budget of $110–125 million, marking it as a box office bomb.
Streaming Platform Release Date
Ahead of its scheduled release date, Shazam! Fury of the Gods was made available on premium video-on-demand services on April 7, 2023.
Although the film experienced a soft start at the box office, fans of the DCEU and the Shazam! series are eagerly awaiting its release in the Philippines. Keep an eye out for updates on the film’s arrival in local theaters.