“It is known as The Suicide Squad,’ Safran stated. “It isn’t Suicide Squad 2. It’s not a sequel. I’ll go away that alone however, sure, it is known as The Suicide Squad.” Safran did not broaden on whether or not the movie was a prequel, a reboot or different non-sequel function.
The unique 2016 movie, primarily based on DC super-villain characters, was directed by David Ayer. In response to CNET sister website Metacritic, the movie has earned blended to common evaluations. Solely 27 p.c of critics’ evaluations on Rotten Tomatoes are constructive, however 60 p.c of the viewers evaluations are constructive.
The second Suicide Squad movie made headlines in October 2018. James Gunn, who at the moment had been fired from the Guardians of the Galaxy franchise when outdated offensive tweets of his had surfaced,— a Marvel-to-DC change.
Even then, experiences had been that the Suicide Squad movie Gunn would deal with would not be thought of a direct sequel, however a brand new tackle the franchise. That is excellent news for many who take pleasure in Gunn’s lighthearted, music-filled Guardians universe.
Gunn wasto direct Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. three in any case, however will not begin work on that movie till finishing the Suicide Squad film.
Jai Courtney will once more play Captain Boomerang, and Viola Davis will return as Amanda Waller, and Idris Elba will tackle the function of Deadshot, performed within the 2016 movie by Will Smith, ComicBook.com experiences.
The Suicide Squad will open on Aug. 6, 2021.