Dwayne Johnson takes the throne in the new Black Adam poster

There is now only a month left until the release of Black Adam, the new DC cinecomic focused on one of the most famous anti-heroes of all time. After years of postponements and productive limbo, the former WWE star Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, now the highest paid actor in Hollywood, will take the role. And it was he who shared the new poster of the film onlineheralding the start of a new era in DC.

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The new Black Adam trailer pays homage to DC comics

The image spread on the net sees Black Adam ascending the throne, a clear homage to a historical cover of the DC comics. In the film Black Adam will clash with Ishmael Gregor, aka Sabbac, played by Marwan Kenzari (Alladin). Eyes also on the Justice Society of America debut and the return of Amanda Waller (Viola Davis). The Rock has been pumping his film into the media for months, explaining how it will unhinge the hierarchy of power within the DCEU. In this regard, several rumors have confirmed how a new post-credits scene was shot in the last month.

Black Adam is an ancient deity with the powers of the Egyptian gods which aims to “unleashing its only form of justice in the modern world”After 5,000 years of captivity and thinks his powers are actually one curse. Among these “gifts” emerge the ability to fly and move at a speed greater than that of light. In addition, he possesses incredible super strength, capable of bending steel, smashing walls with a fist, and moving very heavy objects.

Black Adam is directed by Jaume Collett-Serraalso director of Jungle Cruise, which saw the participation of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. We do not know, however, whether or not there will be a Superman cameo despite The Rock has repeatedly teased fans about it. The theatrical release is set for 20 October. It will be the only DC movie to be released this year following Shazam’s postponement to 2023! Fury of the Gods.

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