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* FiveTokenBand: The foster family is quite diverse with a white boy (Billy), a white handicapped boy (Freddy), a white girl (Mary), an Asian boy (Eugene), an AmbiguouslyGay=/=asexual Hispanic boy (Pedro) and a African-American girl (Darla). Both parents are also Hispanic.

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* FiveTokenBand: The foster family is quite diverse with a white boy (Billy), a white handicapped boy (Freddy), a white girl (Mary), an Asian boy (Eugene), an AmbiguouslyGay=/=asexual AmbiguouslyGay[=/=]asexual Hispanic boy (Pedro) and a African-American girl (Darla). Both parents are also Hispanic.

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* GoodIsNotNice; [[spoiler: He doesn't think twice about rescuing his bullies from a collapsing Ferris wheel - after all, that's what a superhero ''does'' - but he's not above delivering them to ground level via suitcase wedgie.]]

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* YoureNotMyMother: Billy eventually realizes this about Marilyn after personally meeting her after finally finding her.


!!! '''Played by:''' Jack Dylan Grazer, [[spoiler:Adam Brody (adult superhero form)]]

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!!! '''Played by:''' Jack Dylan Grazer, Creator/JackDylanGrazer, [[spoiler:Adam Brody (adult superhero form)]]


* HateSink: She is by far the least likable character in the film, even more so than either Sivana or the Breyer brothers.

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* HateSink: She is by far the least likable character in the film, even more so than either Sivana or the Breyer brothers. She abandoned her on toddler son to avoid the responsibility of being a parent because her own parents and lover deserted her, showing she cared more for her own happiness than her son's.


* {{Asexuality}}: His reaction to the strip club can be explained by a lack of interest in sexual matters.

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* %%* {{Asexuality}}: His reaction to the strip club can be explained by a lack of interest in sexual matters.


* WhatTHeFuAreYouDoing: He attempts to defend Freddy from the Breyer Brothers at one point with nunchuks, but accidentally [[EpicFail hits himself in the head with them]].

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* WhatTHeFuAreYouDoing: WhatTheFuAreYouDoing: He attempts to defend Freddy from the Breyer Brothers at one point with nunchuks, but accidentally [[EpicFail hits himself in the head with them]].



* AmbiguousDisorder: His introverted tendencies make him come off as this.
* {{Asexuality}}: His reaction to the strip club can be explained by this or...

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* AmbiguousDisorder: His introverted tendencies make him come off as this.
* {{Asexuality}}: His reaction to the strip club can be explained by this or...a lack of interest in sexual matters.



* FosterKid: Along with the rest of his siblings.

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* FosterKid: Along with the rest of his siblings.siblings, he lives with foster parents.



** Ultimately [[DownplayedTrope downplayed]] as while she''can'' keep a secret, namely Billy's alter ego, it is shown to be difficult for her.

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** Ultimately [[DownplayedTrope downplayed]] as while she''can'' she ''can'' keep a secret, namely Billy's alter ego, it is shown to be difficult for her.

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* FreudianExcuseIsNoExcuse: She was abandoned by her parents for getting pregnant at a young age and running off with her boyfriend, who was arrested and she was left to care for Billy alone. While he doesn't call her out on it, Billy is clearly not at all sympathetic to her thinking that it justifies abandoning a toddler.


* AllAsiansKnowMartialArts: Averted. He attempts to defend Freddy from the Breyer Brothers at one point with nunchuks, but accidentally [[WhatTheFuAreYouDoing hits himself in the head with them]].



* WhatTHeFuAreYouDoing: He attempts to defend Freddy from the Breyer Brothers at one point with nunchuks, but accidentally [[EpicFail hits himself in the head with them]].



* DaddyHadAGoodReasonForAbandoningYou: Subverted. Billy believes this for a large portion of the film (or rather, that it was his fault that they got separated and Marilyn had a good reason for not finding him). But when he finally finds her and moves to hug her for the first time in ten years, she doesn't return the gesture, seems more upset that this is an inconvenient time for her than happy to see the child she supposedly loved, and overall gives the impression that her claims that she abandoned him so he could have a better life without her are more to justify her actions to herself.

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* DaddyHadAGoodReasonForAbandoningYou: Subverted.{{Deconstructed|Trope}}. Billy believes this for a large portion of the film (or rather, that it was his fault that they got separated and Marilyn had a good reason for not finding him). But when he finally finds her and moves to hug her for the first time in ten years, she doesn't return the gesture, seems more upset that this is an inconvenient time for her than happy to see the child she supposedly loved, and overall gives the impression that her claims that she abandoned him so he could have a better life without her are more to justify her actions to herself. However, rather than being a heartwarming gesture, Billy is emotionally crushed and no longer sees her as his mother since he searched all those years for her for nothing.


%%Don't want to start an edit war, so I won't delete what you wrote: But BeCarefulWhatYouWishedFor is when you get what you wanted, but the results cause you misery. On the other hand, being screamed at and abused 24/7 is clearly NOT what Marilyn wanted when she threw Billy aside and scarred him for life; and honestly for doing that to an innocent 3 year old toddler, she deserved EVERY second of misery and pain that followed. Hence LaserGuidedKarma is more appropriate.

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%%Don't want to start an edit war, so I won't delete what you wrote: But BeCarefulWhatYouWishedFor is when you get what you wanted, but the results cause you misery. On the other hand, being screamed at and abused 24/7 is clearly NOT what Marilyn wanted when she threw Billy aside and scarred him for life; and honestly for doing that to an innocent 3 4 year old toddler, she deserved EVERY second of misery and pain that followed. Hence LaserGuidedKarma is more appropriate.



* DaddyHadAGoodReasonForAbandoningYou: Subverted. Billy believes this for a large portion of the film (or rather, that it was his fault that they got separated and Marilyn had a good reason for not finding him). But when he finally finds her and moves to hug her for the first time in eleven years, she doesn't return the gesture, seems more upset that this is an inconvenient time for her than happy to see the child she supposedly loved, and overall gives the impression that her claims that she abandoned him so he could have a better life without her are more to justify her actions to herself.

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* DaddyHadAGoodReasonForAbandoningYou: Subverted. Billy believes this for a large portion of the film (or rather, that it was his fault that they got separated and Marilyn had a good reason for not finding him). But when he finally finds her and moves to hug her for the first time in eleven ten years, she doesn't return the gesture, seems more upset that this is an inconvenient time for her than happy to see the child she supposedly loved, and overall gives the impression that her claims that she abandoned him so he could have a better life without her are more to justify her actions to herself.



* KickTheDog: When Billy meets up with her after spending the past eleven years looking for her, she awkwardly refuses to engage with him as he tries to hug her.

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* KickTheDog: When Billy meets up with her after spending the past eleven ten years looking for her, she awkwardly refuses to engage with him as he tries to hug her.



* MissingMom: To Billy, as they've been separated for eleven years.

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* MissingMom: To Billy, as they've been separated for eleven ten years.


* IHaveNoDaughter: Her parents disowned her, as she mentions they wouldn't give her any support for her and her son. Then she heartlessly disowns her son, and he in turn [[YoureNotMyMother suitably disowns her]].

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* IHaveNoDaughter: Her parents disowned her, as she mentions they wouldn't give her any support for her and her son. Then she heartlessly disowns her son, and he in turn [[YoureNotMyMother suitably disowns her]].



* ParentalAbandonment: She abandoned Billy at the fair when he was a toddler, not feeling capable of raising him when his father was in prison.

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* ParentalAbandonment: She abandoned Billy at the fair when he was a toddler, not feeling capable of raising him when his father was in prison. When they reunite nearly a decade later, she's unable (or unwilling) to make him a part of her life, outright telling him that "this isn't a good time for [her]".


* AgeLift: Downplayed. Close to pre-teen in the comic books and most adaptations, she specifically mentioned she's eight during the time of her introduction.

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* AgeLift: Downplayed. Close to pre-teen in the comic books and most adaptations, she specifically mentioned she's eight nine during the time of her introduction.


* IHaveNoDaughter: Her parents disowned her, as she mentions they wouldn't give her any support for her and her son.

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* IHaveNoDaughter: Her parents disowned her, as she mentions they wouldn't give her any support for her and her son. Then she heartlessly disowns her son, and he in turn [[YoureNotMyMother suitably disowns her]].


* AmbiguouslyGay: Upon leaving the strip club Billy-as-Shazam transported him and his foster siblings into to evade Sivana, Pedro calmly claims it's "not his thing".


* TroubledAbuser: While "abuser" might be pushing it, she certainly didn't come off as thoughtful towards Billy given her distant attitude when he wanted to reconcile with her and her callous abandonment of him when he was young. However, she was shown to have a rather difficult life herself since both her parents disowned her for having Billy young and her boyfriend ended up getting incarcerated, thus receiving absolutely no support in raising her son.

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* TroubledAbuser: Downplayed. While "abuser" might be pushing it, she certainly didn't come off as thoughtful towards Billy given her distant attitude when he wanted to reconcile with her and her callous abandonment of him when he was young. However, she was shown to have a rather difficult life herself since both her parents disowned her for having Billy young and her boyfriend ended up getting incarcerated, thus receiving absolutely no support in raising her son.

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