According to Deadline, Shazam! grossed a whopping $5.9 million in U.S./Canada Thursday night with an additional $3.3 million from Fandango’s advanced screenings. A total of $9.2 million before the weekend hits. The Warner Bros. movie is expected to pull in $45 – $50 million domestic opening weekend and a total of $145 – $170 million, internationally.
Directed by David Sandberg, and starring Asher Angel, Zachary Levi, Mark Strong, Grace Fulton, Jack Dylan Grazer and Djimon Hounsou. Shazam! is the seventh installment in DC’s Extended Universe.