• 65 results
  • 1
  • 2
Avatar image for subline
Posted by Subline (3336 posts) 29 days, 9 hours ago

Poll: Better Trailer: Captain Marvel or Shazam? (92 votes)

Captain Marvel 26%
Shazam 67%
Results 7%

Captain Marvel (Marvel Studios):

Shazam! (Warner Bros. Pictures):

Avatar image for subline
#2 Posted by Subline (3336 posts) - - Show Bio

Captain Marvel vs Captain Marvel.

Avatar image for angeljax
#3 Posted by AngelJax (10744 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam's trailer by far. Captain Marvel's trailer didn't do anything for me.

Avatar image for subline
#4 Edited by Subline (3336 posts) - - Show Bio

I preferred the Captain Marvel (MCU) Trailer. I was excited to see Ronan, young Nick Fury and Agent Coulson. Shazam felt too full of Stale Jokes and Humour In my opinion.

Avatar image for tonymartial
#5 Posted by TonyMartial (6189 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam because it actually looks interesting and fun. Captain Marvel is one of the worst trailers I've ever seen in my life.

Avatar image for anthp2000
#6 Posted by ANTHP2000 (20771 posts) - - Show Bio

The MCU's Captain Marvel.

Avatar image for riddlerfan77
#7 Posted by Riddlerfan77 (5133 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam

Avatar image for heatforce
#8 Posted by Heatforce (5087 posts) - - Show Bio

KAZAM!

Avatar image for ccraft
#9 Edited by ccraft (12437 posts) - - Show Bio

Hmmm tough one. I lean more toward serious action movies and that looks like marvel one. I hope they're both good

Avatar image for geekryan
#10 Posted by geekryan (2645 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam was better. Captain Marvel wasn't bad, it was just underwhelming. The music was great though

Avatar image for amcu
#11 Posted by Amcu (14027 posts) - - Show Bio

CM. Neither was amazing though.

Avatar image for modernww2fare
#12 Posted by modernww2fare (6437 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam easily

Avatar image for ready_4_madness
#13 Posted by Ready_4_Madness (13002 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam. The original

Avatar image for keychain
#14 Posted by KeyChain (661 posts) - - Show Bio

MCU was better.

Avatar image for the_magister
#15 Posted by The_Magister (11994 posts) - - Show Bio

@amcu said:

CM. Neither was amazing though.

Avatar image for xzone
#16 Posted by xZone (5439 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam

Online
Avatar image for the_stegman
#17 Posted by the_stegman (39731 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam, but mostly cause I'm more interested in it.

Moderator
Avatar image for abezethibou
#18 Posted by Abezethibou (840 posts) - - Show Bio

Captain Marvel, it kinda grows on you but it's still shit by MCU standards

Avatar image for handofprometheus
#19 Edited by HandOfPrometheus (856 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam. CM trailer was underwhelming.

Avatar image for mazahs117
#20 Posted by MAZAHS117 (11276 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam, but mostly cause I'm more interested in it.

Avatar image for tensor
#21 Posted by tensor (8257 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam it was funny.

CM was just meh. It did not give me anything to say yes I am pump for this movie.

Avatar image for indomitableregal
#22 Posted by IndomitableRegal (13663 posts) - - Show Bio

I like Shazam as a character more, but I preferred the Captain Marvel trailer. I think it's vastly overhated and I still don't know why.

Avatar image for lone_wolf_and_cub
#23 Posted by Lone_Wolf_and_Cub (8703 posts) - - Show Bio

Can’t wait to come back to this thread after both movies come out 🤣😂

Online
Avatar image for gateofbabylon
#24 Posted by GateOfBabylon (3064 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam. Really hyped it up for me.

CM's just looked like any generic MCU trailer - not that that's a bad thing, but it just didn't stand out.

Avatar image for bleidd
#25 Edited by bleidd (1190 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam's suit looked cheesy. It was the better trailer though.

Avatar image for outside_85
#26 Posted by Outside_85 (22795 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam, because it appears to remember why Captain Marvel could once outsell Superman. The combination of kid, adult body and superpowers. I'm more interested in it, but I am not expecting anything grand either.

Captain Marvel otoh feels very... pretentious. The background drone, empathizing on the big CGI stuff and ofc the 'powering up' at the end... it feels like they are trying to make her into Snyder's Man of Steel, but using James Gunn's camera.

Avatar image for eto
#27 Posted by Eto (5035 posts) - - Show Bio

The OG Captain Marvel trailer was head and shoulders above Carl Manvers IMO.

Avatar image for mrnoital
#28 Posted by Mrnoital (7564 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam, because it appears to remember why Captain Marvel could once outsell Superman. The combination of kid, adult body and superpowers. I'm more interested in it, but I am not expecting anything grand either.

Captain Marvel otoh feels very... pretentious. The background drone, empathizing on the big CGI stuff and ofc the 'powering up' at the end... it feels like they are trying to make her into Snyder's Man of Steel, but using James Gunn's camera.

emphasizing not empathizing

Avatar image for earthsmightiest
#29 Posted by EarthsMightiest (2765 posts) - - Show Bio

CM, the Shazam trailer was a total turn off for me personally.

Avatar image for thunderprince
#30 Posted by ThunderPrince (6438 posts) - - Show Bio

@geekryan said:

Shazam was better. Captain Marvel wasn't bad, it was just underwhelming. The music was great though

Avatar image for magian
#31 Posted by Magian (149597 posts) - - Show Bio

Wasn't amazed by either of them but I choose Shazam's. It was somewhat better than CM's.

Avatar image for kroczilla
#32 Posted by kroczilla (1630 posts) - - Show Bio

They were both meh tbh

Avatar image for m2k
#33 Posted by m2k (511 posts) - - Show Bio

Both are OK. Nothing amazing. Give the edge to CM. Shazam trailer too kid focused and linear, not as creative as CM.

Avatar image for bandedessinee
#34 Edited by Bandedessinee (361 posts) - - Show Bio

I liked the Shazam trailer better because it made it seem like it would be a more fun superhero origin movie where the main focus will be on Billy and not other characters unlike in the Captain Marvel trailer where Nick Fury will also share character backstory with Carol. Also the Shazam trailer makes it seem everything will be in real time and not flashbacks or part flashbacks which isn't the case for Captain Marvel.

Avatar image for xmangog__beastx
#35 Posted by xMangog__Beastx (2930 posts) - - Show Bio
Avatar image for loyngulpany
#36 Posted by loyngulpany (1852 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam easily

Avatar image for bullpr
#37 Posted by BullPR (5394 posts) - - Show Bio

Good surprise both of them for me.

Avatar image for stahlflamme
#38 Posted by Stahlflamme (5385 posts) - - Show Bio

Neither overly impressed me.

Captain Marvel left me strangely underwhelmed fpr an mcu trailer. Maybe its because it doesn't show of the visual style/effects of the movie like most of the first trailers for the recent movies did.

Shazam wasn't my cup of tea. Big part was the costume with the neon lightning bolt. It just looks really cheesy to me and I can only see a guy in a costume there notna superhero(granted that could be intentional given)

Avatar image for mrmonster
#39 Posted by mrmonster (11758 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam and it's not even close. Captain Marvel's trailer completely underwhelmed me. It was just boring. Shazam's trailer was the opposite. It was funny and full of things to be excited about.

There's a strong chance I'll see Shazam in theaters, there's basically none of me seeing Captain Marvel in theaters.

Avatar image for johncena69swag
#40 Posted by JohnCena69swag (3427 posts) - - Show Bio

Captain marvel looks decent.

Shazam looks like straight up crap.

Avatar image for jashugan
#41 Posted by jashugan (5989 posts) - - Show Bio

Cap Marvel looks very generic

Shazam looks lightheared and fun

Avatar image for faradaysloth
#42 Posted by FaradaySloth (3848 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam

Avatar image for alavanka
#43 Posted by Alavanka (1337 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam.

SJW hype is over.

Avatar image for Penguin-Dust
#44 Posted by PenguinDust (7637 posts) - - Show Bio

Neither wowed me, but of the two I give the edge to Shazam, because it was easier to follow and it made sense. The middle of the CM was too jumbled and without context.

Avatar image for matchesmalone21
#45 Posted by matchesmalone21 (11330 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam!!

Avatar image for aros001
#46 Posted by Aros001 (3227 posts) - - Show Bio

A little hard to fairly compare the two, as one is more a goofy action comedy and the other a more serious sci-fi action movie. I personally enjoyed the Shazam teaser more, but in general people tend to enjoy comedy more or at least get attached to comedy easier. Plus I just already know more about Billy and his mythos than Carol's (relatively speaking), so there's that bias there too of whom I already have more of an attachment to.

Avatar image for jedixman
#47 Posted by JediXMan (41880 posts) - - Show Bio

Definitely Shazam.

Moderator
Avatar image for king_krown
#48 Posted by King_Krown (1133 posts) - - Show Bio

Man..Captain Marvel was so underwhelming. I'm going to see it anyway, but jeez that trailer left me with nothing.

Shazam easily. least made me chuckle.

Avatar image for biswaboxz
#50 Posted by biswaboxz (1070 posts) - - Show Bio

Shazam, because it appears to remember why Captain Marvel could once outsell Superman. The combination of kid, adult body and superpowers. I'm more interested in it, but I am not expecting anything grand either.

Kinda of reminds me of an episode regarding Captain Marvel out scaling or being superior to Superman on JL Unlimited which was really cool imo