Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson joins the DC cinematic universe in Black Adam, playing the nuanced comic book character. The movie is undoubtedly one of the most eagerly awaited releases of 2022.
Lead actor Dwayne Johnson discussed the extent of his preparation for the newest DC movie, which chronicles the tale of a lesser-known comic book character, in an interview with Men’s Journal.
He stated: “The training we did for this movie was the most arduous I’ve ever done in my life. I promise you this: The hierarchy of power in the DC universe is about to change.”
Black Adam Announcement
Black Adam Plot
Black Adam is slated to serve as the superhero/supervillain from DC Comics’ origin narrative. The movie’s official summary is provided below:
“In ancient Kahndaq, Teth Adam has bestowed the almighty powers of the gods. After using these powers for vengeance, he was imprisoned, becoming Black Adam. Nearly 5,000 years have passed and Black Adam has gone from man to myth, to legend. Now released, his unique form of justice, born out of rage, is challenged by modern-day heroes who form the Justice Society: Hawkman, Dr. Fate, Atom Smasher and Cyclone.”
Black Adam Reviews
The Black Adam reviews are in, and they are a bit of a mixed bag.
According to Black Adam’s review of What to Watch, despite its shortcomings and narrative problems, the film has many entertaining moments, in large part because of director Jaume Collet-Serra.
Black Adam now has a 55% approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes(opens in new tab), earning the “Rotten” designation as of October 19. If you’re interested in learning what the popular opinion is on the superhero film, go here.
Black Adam Cast
Black Adam’s cast is led by Dwayne Johnson, and a few more A-listers are currently involved. The current cast for the movie is shown here.
- Sarah Shahi as Adrianna Tomaz
- Pierce Brosnan as Dr. Fate
- Aldis Hodge as Carter Hall
- Noah Centineo as Al Rothstein
- Quintessa Swindell as Maxine Hunkell
Black Adam Trailer
Yes, there is a complete trailer for Black Adam that features The Rock in action! It details the titular character’s death and rebirth and follows him 5,000 years after the event that led to the development of his abilities and his breakout from jail.
Black Adam Duration
The duration of Black Adam is two hours and four minutes.
Black Adam Release Date
On October 21, Black Adam will open in theatres all around the world. It was moved as part of a significant Warner Bros. reorganisation of DC superhero movies from its original July 29 release date.