New Line and DC Entertainment’s Shazam! delivered another strong result for the DC stable as it dominated box office in North America on an estimated $53.5m, while Paramount’s horror Pet Sematary arrived in second place on $25m.
Shazam!, directed by David F. Sandberg and starring Zachary Levi, Mark Strong, Asher Angel, Michelle Borth, and Djimon Hounsou, opened via Warner Bros in 4,217 sites and stands at $56.8m through Sunday including previews.
The superhero adaptation about a boy who turns into a superhero when he shouts Shazam! marks another