A new official synopsis for the Black Adam A film teasing a fight with the Justice Society has been released.
The previous synopsis offered: Nearly 5,000 years after he was bestowed the almighty powers of the Old Gods – and imprisoned just as quickly – Black Adam (Johnson) is freed from his earthly tomb, ready to unleash his unique form of justice upon the modern age World.
The new synopsis goes into further detail, offering that Dwayne Johnson’s Black Adam used his powers for revenge and was imprisoned.
The details continue with mentioning that 5,000 years have passed and Black Adam is once again freed, where he refuses to surrender and is challenged by the Justice Society, who want him back into his eternal captivity.
See the full summary below.
Black Adam opens on October 21st and tickets are on sale now.
Black Adam Summary:
In ancient Kahndaq, the almighty power of the gods was bestowed on the slave Teth Adam. But he used these powers for revenge and was imprisoned. Now, 5,000 years later, he’s freed and once again unleashing his dark sense of justice on the world. Teth Adam refuses to surrender and is challenged by a team of modern day heroes known as the Justice Society – Hawkman, Dr. Fate, Atom Smasher and Cyclone – trying to bring him back to eternal captivity.
Johnson stars alongside Aldis Hodge (City on a Hill, One Night in Miami) as Hawkman, Noah Centineo (To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before) as Atom Smasher, Sarah Shahi (Sex/Life, “Rush Hour 3”), Marwan Kenzari (“Murder on the Orient Express”, “Aladdin”), Quintessa Swindell (“Voyagers”, “Trinkets”) as Cyclone, Mo Amer (“Mo”, “Ramy”), Bodhi Sabongui (“A Million Little Things”) and Pierce Brosnan (the “James Bond” and “Mamma Mia!” franchises) as Dr. fate
Collet-Serra directed from a script by Adam Sztykiel and Rory Haines & Sohrab Noshirvani, based on DC characters created by Bill Parker and CC Beck. The film’s producers are Beau Flynn, Hiram Garcia, Dwayne Johnson and Dany Garcia, with Toby Emmerich, Richard Brener, Dave Neustadter, Chris Pan, Walter Hamada, Adam Schlagman, Geoff Johns, Eric McLeod and Scott Sheldon serving as executive producers.
The director’s behind-the-scenes creative team includes Oscar-nominated cinematographer Lawrence Sher (“Joker”), production designer Tom Meyer (“Real Steel,” “Finch”), and editor Mike Sale (“Red Notice,” “Skyscraper”) ). ) and John Lee (“Anybody Home?”), costume designers Kurt and Bart (“Deadpool 2”, “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Parts 1 & 2”), Oscar-winning visual effects supervisor Bill Westenhofer (“The Life of the Pi,” “Wonder Woman”) and composer Lorne Balfe (“Black Widow”).
New Line Cinema presents a Seven Bucks/Flynn Picture Co. Production, a film directed by Jaume Collet-Serra, Black Adam, which will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures.