'Shazam! Fury of the Gods' Spoiler-Free Review

DC’s latest film “Shazam! Fury of the Gods” is absolutely worth your time and serves as a major springboard for its star Rachel Zegler. In this video, CinemaBlend’s Sean O’Connell gives his spoiler-free review of David F. Sandberg’s “Shazam!” sequel, which definitely took full advantage of its increased budget.

Video Chapters

00:00 - Unlike 'Black Adam,' 'Shazam 2' is worth your time
01:18 - ‘Shazam 2’ is more confident, doubling down on what worked in the original
02:23 - ‘Shazam 2’ puts its increased budget to use with next-level visual effects and creature design 04:03 - ‘Shazam 2’ thankfully embraces and expands the magic of the world
05:27 - The major problems in ‘Shazam 2’: Repetitive villains and motivations
07:01 - Why Mister Mind isn’t in ‘Shazam 2’
07:47 - Final thoughts and star rating

Sean O'Connell
Managing Editor

Sean O’Connell is a journalist and CinemaBlend’s Managing Editor. Having been with the site since 2011, Sean interviewed myriad directors, actors and producers, and created ReelBlend, which he proudly cohosts with Jake Hamilton and Kevin McCarthy. And he's the author of RELEASE THE SNYDER CUT, the Spider-Man history book WITH GREAT POWER, and an upcoming book about Bruce Willis.