Adventures of Captain Marvel
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Adventures of Captain Marvel
This 12-episode Republic serial is based on the comic book character of the same name. Young Billy Batson is part of a scientific expedition in Siam. Billy happens upon an ancient shaman acronymically named Shazam, who rewards the boy with the ability to turn into superhero Captain Marvel.
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Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The cliff-hanger serial was great fun."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"THE best serial ever made, a true B-movie classic."
‑ Steve Crum, Video-Reviewmaster.com
"One of the best of all classic cliffhangers."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
More reviews for Adventures of Captain Marvel on Rotten Tomatoes