This manager related to Shazam! Wrath of the GodsDavid F. Sandberg stated: will take a break Come on superhero movie After the not-so-enthusiastic reviews of the second movie starring Zachary Levi, which was released in theaters with results far below expectations.
Sandberg had already intervened on Reddit as part of a discussion about Shazam’s mediocre receipts! Wrath of the Gods followed by the movie on Twitter. lowest score in critics’ votes And highest score in popular vote among the projects he manages.
“In terms of criticism, I didn’t expect to repeat what happened in the first episode, but still I was surprised by these reviews because I think it’s a good movie,” wrote the director.
“As I’ve said before, I’m looking forward to trying new things as well as getting back to the horror: after six years of Shazam, for now I can say I’m done with superhero movies. (…) To be frank, I don’t think for a second that I shot two Shazams.”
“I’ve learned a lot and had the opportunity to work with some really great people. I’ll be forever grateful for being able to lead these two projects – they were very challenging but very valuable experiences.”
“Something I’m definitely looking forward to is getting away from the online discussions about superheroes – it really stressed me out and it would be nice not to have to think about it anymore.”